It’s going to be a chillier Christmas this year, but it’s really all part of the winter package in St. Louis. Other than holiday events, endless shopping trips and various house visits to feast and celebrate together, you can also stop by St. Louis’ many Christmas lights displays for a truly magical season. We’ve got the details you need to start planning your evenings, so just take a look:
The Anheuser Busch-Brewery isn’t just the place for a drink or two. This holiday season, you’ll get to delight in free walking tours (and enjoy free samples of Anheuser Busch-Brewery products!) with tons of festive lights. Here are just some of the things to look forward to: a s’mores station, food stations, a Kid Zone (with the Brewery Express train), and the Soup Bar.
Venue: Anheuser Busch-Brewery, 1200 Lynch St, St. Louis, MO 63118
Time & Date: 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. from Thurs to Sun (15 Nov 2018 – 30 Dec, 2018)
Admission: FREE, but Do Check the Website for Special Packages
Ticket Purchase: Buy Online at https://www.budweisertours.com/locations/st-louis-missouri/events-calendar.html
Way of Lights
It’s one of the most popular Christmas lights displays in Belleville, and with more than a million twinkling lights telling the story of Jesus’ birth, it’s a definite hit in more ways than one. For those interested in this event, you can either choose to drive through in your own vehicle or opt for a carriage ride. There will also be other interesting activities for everyone to enjoy, including camel rides, an interactive play area, and a puppet show.
Venue: Shrine of Our Lady of the Snows, 442 S. DeMazenod Dr, Belleville, IL 62223
Time & Date: 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. (16 Nov 2018 – 1 Jan 2019). Closed from 24 – 25 Dec 2018 and 1 Jan 2019
Admission: FREE, but Donations are Appreciated
Santa’s Magical Kingdom
With 35 acres of Christmas lights to explore in Santa’s Magical Kingdom, you can bet it’ll be a sight to see. Just head on over to Jellystone Park in Eureka and be mesmerized by millions of lights and plenty of creative and fun holiday scenes. For even more enjoyment, why not consider an old-fashioned wagon ride? There’s also an opportunity for shopping at Kringle’s General Store if that’s something you prefer.
Venue: Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park, 5300 Fox Creek Rd, Pacific, MO 63069
Time & Date: 5:30 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. on Fri & Sat, 5:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. from Sun – Thurs (16 Nov 2018 – 6 Jan 2019)
Admission: $23/car, $13/person for wagon or train rides
Ticket Purchase: Call 636-938-5925
During this holiday season, you can expect a dazzling array of lights (to be precise, hundreds of thousands) at the Missouri Botanical Garden. After walking through the lights display, you can head on over to view the Victorian Christmas decorations at Tower Grove House. If you’re all about food, shopping and entertainment, you’ll also want to make sure to head on over to Garden Glow.
Venue: Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Boulevard, St. Louis, MO 63110
Time & Date: 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. (17 Nov 2018 – 1 Jan 2019). Closed from 24 – 25 Dec 2018
Admission: Do Check the Website
Ticket Purchase: Buy Online at http://glow.missouribotanicalgarden.org/#page-block-64y9w2o20eh
It’s going to be a wonderful Christmas this year, and you can ramp it up a notch with our luxurious St. Louis car service. We’re always prepared to serve during the holidays, and you can be assured that our experienced chauffeurs are some of the best drivers on the road. If you’re looking forward to soaking in all the lights at a pace you prefer, we’d love to have you on board with us this holiday season. Contact us today to book the best St. Louis ground transportation services.