Winterfest

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The magical sights of the Gateway Arch Park Foundation's Winterfest return to downtown St. Louis this holiday season for the 6th year. Winterfest includes all the family fun, beautiful holiday lights,  s'mores stations, ice skating and festive activities as in previous years, plus winter markets, special character visits and a fireworks show on New Year's Eve.

Winterfest is held Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays through January 2, but daily from December 27-31. 

Winterfest hours are:

Fridays from 4-8 p.m.

Saturdays and Sundays from noon to 8 p.m.

December 25 (Christmas) 2-8 p.m.

Daily, December 27-31 from noon to 8 p.m.

Winterfest is free to attend.

Ice skate rentals $12 for adults and $7 for children ages 3 to 15. All guests skate free if they bring their own skates. Kids skate rentals are free on Fridays and daily from Dec. 25-Jan. 1 courtesy of the St. Louis Blues.

Visit archpark.org/winterfest for details.

 

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U.S. Bank Wild Lights at the Saint Louis Zoo

U.S. Bank Wild Lights at the Saint Louis Zoo is back for another beautifully lit season. Your family can stroll through the Zoo grounds surrounded by a million lights! Visitors will see animated light displays, enjoy fireside stories, fun photo opportunities, the Conservation Carousel, and lots more in this enchanting holiday wonderland. Timed-ticket reservations are required and must be purchased in advance.

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Garden Glow at the Missouri Botanical Garden

More than a million lights will illuminate some of the Missouri Botanical Garden's most iconic locations, walkways will be transformed into sensory light tunnels providing an explosion of visual magic, and traditional candlelight village displays, festive drinks, s'mores and great photo opportunities will delight crowds of all ages.

 

 

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