Upcoming Events in St. Louis

Upcoming Things To Do in St. Louis, Missouri

by Robyn Wright on May 24, 2015

in St. Louis

Things to do in St. Louis, Missouri | RobynsOnlineWorld.comFor all of my fellow St. Louisans, here are some upcoming events in the area if you are looking for something to do. Also, be sure to check out the St. Louis Free Summer Concert Schedule by Karen Goodman of Arch City Homes. She has been putting together this list of free concerts throughout the area for several years now.

  • Lantern Festival: Magic Reimagined
    Missouri Botanical Gardens
    May 23 – August 23, 2015
    Lantern festivals are a central part of Chinese culture. At this local event you will see 22 sets of lanterns with a wide range of materials and design.
    Photo source: Missouri Botanical Gardens
    lantern festival
  • Renaissance Faire
    Rotary Park, Wentzville
    Weekends May 16 – June 14
    This is a fun event showcasing the Renaissance era of history. There are lots of live performances, include jousting, artisans, and foods. Great family activity.

  • Central West End House & Garden Tour 2015
    Central West End
    May 29 – May 31, 2015
    Tour seven homes and multiple gardens on Pershing Place
  • Gypsy Caravan
    The Family Arena, St. Charles
    May 25, 2015
    This is the 43rd annual Gypsy Caravan. I remember going to this as a kid with my parents and have been as adult with my own family. It is a huge antique, craft and flea market.
  • Tuesday Tails
    APA Adoption Center, St. Louis
    Ongoing – Tuesday’s 10:30-11:00 am
    Story time (kids 2-5 and parents) with APA Education Director, Jennifer Blome, and special guests.
  • Strawberry Festival
    Eckerts – Belleville Farm
    May 30-31, 2015
    Enjoy outdoor festival foods and live entertainment at this old-fashioned all-American festival. Free wagon rides. Kid’s activities include pony rides, children’s play area, petting farm, carnival rides, and inflatable. Strawberry treats in the bakery, custard shop and restaurant!
  • Public Telescope Viewing
    Broemmelsiek Park Astronomy Viewing Area, St. Charles County
    Ongoing – Friday nights (clear viewing weather)
    Enjoy free public star gazing at the park from the Astronomical Society of Eastern Missouri
    Photo Source: ASEM
    072509 BrommelsiekParkStarParty-byGM-r
  • Lost in Space: Star Wars and More
    Powell Hall
    May 31, 2015
    The STL Symphony takes you on a cosmic ride to distant galaxies performing music inspired by outer space.  Resident Conductor Steven Jarvi leads the orchestra in a newly released suite to John Williams’ score from the original Star Wars trilogy, as well as selections from Star Trek, 2001: A Space Odyssey and more. Arrive early for your family to take a selfie with Storm Troopers and other favorite characters fromStar Wars!

I hope you found something fun and different to do in St. Louis from this list. Keep checking back on Sunday’s here on my blog for more St. Louis focused activities, events, and reviews.

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