Artscope offers a variety of art classes, education programs and workshops for the whole family. All programs are in an open format, allowing children to explore their creative ideas on their own terms. New and exciting classes include:
Creative Cottage Saturdays are drop-in classes held every Saturday from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at Artscope's Creative Cottage in Tower Grove Park. Classes are for kids in kindergarten through 5th grade.
Family Yoga + Art with Oxygen Project includes yoga and art-making for all (age kindergarten through adult) on Sundays from noon to 1:30 p.m. in Tower Grove Park. No yoga experience is required and all skill levels are welcome.
Sunday Funday Workshops are a great opportunity for the whole family to create art together. Some classes are for kids only. These workshops are for age 5 and up and are held from 2 to 4 p.m. at Artscope's Creative Castle in Tower Grove Park.
For any of these ongoing classes, you can drop in to any class you'd like to attend, purchase a class pass for multiple classes that interest you, or register for the entire series.
Discounts are offered for siblings. Individual class descriptions and online registration is available at artscopestl.org
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.
Surround yourself with the magic of the season as the Sophia M. Sachs Butterfly House becomes alive with living jewels. Escape the cold and enjoy the warm temperatures inside the Butterfly House's tropical conservatory as more than 1,000 jewel-toned butterflies surrounding you in free flight.
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.
Visit one of the most dazzling holiday light displays in the Midwest on these special Family Nights when children's tickets are just $3.