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Magical Nights at The Magic House
Wednesday, December 8, 2021
Saturday, December 11, 2021
Saturday, December 18, 2021

Extended your holiday fun into the evening at Magical Nights at The Magic House! Enjoy the twinkling light display after dark, story time with Mrs. Claus, cookies and milk, plus photos with Santa in his socially distanced sleigh. The entire museum is open for this limited-capacity event.

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Christmas at the Carousel
Saturday, December 11, 2021

Kids can see Santa, make holiday crafts, take spins on the carousel, enjoy special entertainers, decorate cookies, and more at Christmas at the Carousel. 

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Try Hockey for Free at Kiener Plaza Ice Rink
Sunday, December 12, 2021

Children age 4-9 are invited to try ice hockey for the first time at no cost from St. Louis Blues Youth Hockey. At these on-ice sessions, children will learn the fundamental skills of hockey and be provided with a loaner set of safety equipment that includes skates, shin guards and a helmet.

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One Nation Celebration at the Winterfest Ice Rink
Saturday, December 11, 2021

Winterfest's One Nation celebration features a day of ice skating, our beloved local sports teams and their mascots, prizes, games and some special surprise visits! Wear your favorite team's garb and enjoy local entertainment, 70,000 twinkling lights, a pop-up bar, and the Fire & Ice Family Festival from 4 to 8 p.m.

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Candy Cane Hunt at Kirkwood Park
Saturday, December 11, 2021

Santa's Reindeer have been busy hiding candy canes in Kirkwood Park. Some have prizes attached to them. Kids can come early to decorate a hunting bag. Check-in starts at 9:30 a.m. The hunt starts at 10 a.m., and after the hunt, kids can take pictures with Santa and enjoy some hot chocolate. 

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A Christmas Carol from The Repertory Theatre of St. Louis

Make new holiday memories or start a new holiday family tradition with the Rep's first-ever production of A Christmas Carol. At long last, the ghosts of Ebenezer Scrooge's past, present and future have caught up with him. Now London's most infamous miser must take a transformative journey as he faces the worst parts of himself and discovers unexpected redemption.

 

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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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