Things To Do and Resources in Missouri

Things To Do and Resources in Missouri

Instead of just St. Louis area things to do this week, I thought I would give you all some resources for all across the wonderful state of Missouri. Missouri Department of Conservation Magazines This is an amazing FREE resource for those of you in Missouri. I grew up with my dad getting the Missouri Conservationist Magazine and once I moved out on my own it was one of the first things I made sure to … Continue Reading →
Things To Do in St. Louis, Missouri Area This Week

Things To Do in St. Louis, Missouri Area This Week

For those of my readers in the St. Louis, Missouri area, here are a few happenings coming up this week that you might like! Dinner with the Doctor: The Thyroid Breakthrough June 20 – free! If you are like me and have a thyroid issue, this might be an interesting event to attend in Richmond Heights. Details/Free tickets Route 66 Coloring Night June 20 – free! At the Missouri History Museum, MacDermott Grand Hall, have … Continue Reading →
Upcoming St. Louis Activities

Upcoming St. Louis Activities

It’s been too long since I’ve put together a list of things to do in the St. Louis area. Sorry about that for my local readers. Here are some great events I found, of all types, that are coming up in the next month or so. St. Louis WordPress Meetup Are you in the area and use WordPress? The St. Louis WordPress Meetup group is very active. The next get together is on September 21. … Continue Reading →
Chanukah Events Around St. Louis, Missouri

Chanukah Events Around St. Louis, Missouri

  While I am not Jewish, I do have friends that are so I wanted to include a list of Chanukah (Hanukkah) events in the St. Louis area. Even if you aren’t Jewish, taking part and learning about the history of other religions can be very interesting. Chanukah: Festival of Lights Missouri Botanical Gardens Ridgeway Visitor Center at Monsanto Hall December 6 from noon – 4pm A traditional Jewish holiday celebration that includes festive Israeli … Continue Reading →
St. Louis Sunday: After Hour Halloween Celebrations at Grant’s Farm

St. Louis Sunday: After Hour Halloween Celebrations at Grant’s Farm

Looking for something fun and spooky, but still family friendly, to do during the Halloween season? Grant’s Farm is bringing back their after hour Halloween celebrations. Normally Grant’s Farm is only open during daytime hours, but on special days in October they will be open at night with special activities. Haunted ride through the Deer Park Halloween themed animal shows in the Tier Garten DJ for kids playing festive Halloween tunes in the Bauernhof courtyard … Continue Reading →
St. Louis Sunday: Oktoberfest Events

St. Louis Sunday: Oktoberfest Events

Fall is here and it is time to hit the Oktoberfest festivals! The St. Louis area has a rich German heritage, I’m half German myself, and so there is no lack of Oktoberfests to attend. I’m actually a little late in posting about these and have realized that many of them already occurred – in September – what’s up with that? Soulard Oktoberfest October 9-11 St. Louis, MO $5 general admission – but admission is … Continue Reading →
Forest Park Forever! Upcoming Events in St. Louis

Forest Park Forever! Upcoming Events in St. Louis

For those in St. Louis you know that Forest Park is a huge part of our city that plays a vital role. If you are not in St. Louis you should know that Forest Park is one of the largest parks in an urban area in the US at 1,300 acres which is 500 acres larger than New York’s Central Park even. Forest Park Forever is a private, nonprofit organization to restore and maintain this … Continue Reading →
Petting Zoos in the St. Louis Area

Petting Zoos in the St. Louis Area

This week I thought I would share a few of the fun places in and around St. Louis where you can take the kids to get up close and personal with the animals. I was very lucky growing up to have family who took me to so many of these wonderful places and I have great memories of all of them. As my son was growing up I continued the tradition and took him to … Continue Reading →
Where to Watch Fireworks Around St. Louis 2015

Where to Watch Fireworks Around St. Louis 2015

4th of July is almost here and it is time to ooohhhh and aaahhhh over the firework displays. Going to see a display is much safer, and cheaper, than shooting them off yourself. Most of the events for Independence Day around St. Louis have both fireworks and other activities. Some are just one evening, others will last the entire weekend. St. Charles, MO St. Charles Riverfest July 2-4 Frontier Park July 2 open 5pm July … Continue Reading →
Food Events Coming Up in St. Louis

Food Events Coming Up in St. Louis

People in St. Louis love their food! We are known for our St. Louis style ribs, toasted ravioli, pork steaks, gooey butter cake, the prosperity sandwich, St. Louis style pizza, the waffle cone, and Provel cheese among many other things. Today I’ve gathered a list of some of the upcoming food related events in St. Louis this summer. Enjoy the good eats! Budweiser Bud & Burgers Championship 2015 July 11, 2015 Budweiser is hosting the … Continue Reading →