There’s nothing quite like an evening stroll under twinkling holidays lights to celebrate the season. St. Louis has plenty of amazing lights displays to enjoy. Make a weekend of it and here are seven must see holiday light displays.
Way of Lights | Through December 31
Families from across the region will once again flock to the Shrine of Our Lady of the Snows for the annual Way of Lights Christmas display. This unique display features a mile-and-a-half drive of over one million lights and displays that include life-size biblical statues taking visitors on a journey to Bethlehem.
Winter Wonderland at Tilles Park | Through December 30
Don’t miss your chance to see one of the most popular Christmas light displays in the area. For over 30 years, Tilles Park in St. Louis County has been making memories for families across the region with its Winter Wonderland. The park is filled with millions of twinkling lights and various holiday scenes.
Garden Glow | Through January 1
Enjoy a million lights at Missouri Botanical Garden at its annual Garden Glow, one of the city’s most beloved festive enterprises. The hundreds of thousands of lights adorn some of the Garden’s most iconic locations including Climatron®, Kaeser Memorial Maze, the Central Axis and Tower Grove House. Walkways will be transformed into an explosion of visual magic, while more traditional displays will delight crowds of all ages. Your admission includes the chance to see the Gardenland Express Holiday Flower and Train Show.
U.S. Bank Wild Lights | Through December 30
Stroll through the Saint Louis Zoo’s enchanting holiday wonderland and enjoy over half a million twinkling lights and festive fun for the whole family! In addition listen to fireside storytellers and tuck in to sticky s’mores fireside.
Anheuser-Busch Brewery Lights | Through January 1
Experience Anheuser Busch-Brewery all decked out for the holidays. Enjoy walking tours, along with free samples of AB products for those 21 and over, thousands of twinkling lights, s’mores stations and one monumental display of holiday spirits.
Santa’s Magical Kingdom | Through January 7
Millions of lights and dozens of holiday scenes fill Jellystone Park near Six Flags St. Louis in Eureka. You can see Santa’s flying reindeer, travel through the Candy Cane Village or visit the Waterfall of Lights. After seeing the lights, head over to Kringle’s General Store for a little holiday shopping.
Inaugural Magic of Lights | Through January 1
Gateway Motorsports Park, will transform into a festive wonderland with the Magic of Lights™ drive-through Christmas lights experience this holiday season. The family-friendly “one carload, one price” holiday attraction will run from dusk each evening to 10 p.m.