Itching to get out and enjoy tons of Christmas lights and beautifully made displays? Well, you definitely won’t be disappointed this year either. If you’re a fan of twinkling holiday lights, you’ll want to take a few days to explore the many options available in St. Louis.
Our St. Louis ground transportation service is well-equipped for the task. Just let us know where you want to go and when you want to be there, and we’ll make it happen. You can be assured that our professional chauffeurs are always vigilant while driving with any passengers in the car, so you can relax and enjoy the lights in peace.
Now, let’s get back to your options this year when it comes to visiting the sites of stunning Christmas lights:
Celebration of Lights
O’Fallon, Missouri has been playing host to various Christmas scenes since 1991 at the Fort Zumwalt Park. It’s set up as a drive-through display, but there are several other modes of transport you can choose: the train, Segway, sleigh ride or carriage. If you’re looking to view the Celebration of Lights on foot, you can always visit the park from Tuesday to Sunday as Monday is specifically reserved for train and Segway rides.
Venue: 1000 Jessup Drive (Fort Zumwalt Park), O’Fallon, MO 63366
Time & Date: From 6 p.m. – 9/10 p.m. (through 30 Dec 2017, Closed on Christmas Day)
Admission: $3/person, Children 2 and under (Free), Separate Charges for Vehicles
Wild Lights @ St. Louis Zoo
The St. Louis Zoo is going to be busy at night this time as well. Cages and exhibits will be beautifully decorated with more than half a million lights. There will be holiday stories and adults can also spend their time shopping at the Holiday Zootique. If you’re looking for a great family event to attend, this is one you won’t want to miss.
Venue: Saint Louis Zoo, Government Drive, St. Louis, MO 63110
Time & Date: From 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. (from 24 Nov 2017 to 30 Dec 2017, Closed on Christmas Eve & Christmas Day)
Admission: Priced from $7 to $10, Children 3 and under (Free)
Magic of Lights
Fancy a 1.5 mile drive-through Christmas lights extravaganza? With more than 40 scenes featuring plenty of holiday lights (nearly one million), you’ll get to witness the beauty of the Gateway MSP like never before. You can also enjoy a horse drawn carriage experience as you pass through the Enchanting Tunnel of Lights.
Venue: Gateway Motorsports Park, 700 Raceway Blvd, Madison, IL 62060
Time & Date: From 6 p.m. – 10 p.m. (from 17 Nov 2017 to 1 Jan 2018)
Admission: Priced from $20 to $65 per vehicle
Holiday in The Park
You know how exciting it can be at Six Flags St. Louis. Imagine all that fun and excitement coupled with colorful Christmas lights and plenty of tasty treats. If you’re looking for a place where the whole family enjoys doing something, this is definitely the place to consider for this holiday season.
Venue: Six Flags, 4900 Six Flags Rd, Eureka, MO 63025
Time & Date: From 2 p.m. – 8/9/10 p.m. (from 18 Nov 2017 to 1 Jan 2018)
Admission: Priced from $39.99 to $66.99, Children 2 and under (Free)
It’s the most wonderful time of the year so enjoy the little wonders the holiday season has to offer, even if you are travelling. If Raleigh is on your list, you will be surprised by the variety of events that mark the holiday season. Check the blog post published by our Raleigh limo service friends at North Hills Transportation and discover the best things to do in December