All activity information is subject to change per facility. Please call or check their websites to verify information as it may have changed since the posting. My goal is to keep this calendar updated with current events, but some events do change last minute.

Kids Block Party


FREE EVENT with lots of hands-on activities, including a chance to get up close to their favorite big trucks, jump on inflatables, free face painting, and lots of active fun.


WHEN:  Saturday, August 17th
TIME:  10am - 2pm
WHERE:  St. Charles Convention Center
AGES:  3-11
COST:  FREE admission and FREE parking

The activities are geared to kids ages 3-11, and focus on encouraging healthy, active and safe lifestyles. Parents can visit with child- and parenting-focused organizations from across the St. Louis area at informational booths.
St. Charles Convention Center
One Convention Center Plaza
St. Charles, MO 63303.

More information:

Dora the Explorer is coming to South County Center

Does miss this chance for your little ones to meet
Dora the Explorer!!

WHEN:   Thursday, August 1st
TIME:  11am - 1pm
Where:  Food Court, South County Center

Kids Flea Market at The Magic House

Kids' Flea Market

WHEN:  September 22, 2013
TIME:  11:00 am – 3:00 pm

The Magic House is looking for enterprising kids 16 years and younger to sell their handmade craft items, outgrown toys, books, baseball cards, games and more at the Museum’s Annual Kids' Flea Market. Not only is this a great opportunity for kids to make their own money, but they can also earn extra points with their parents by cleaning out their rooms! This event is great for bargain hunters as well and is open to the public for shopping. There will be all kinds of hidden treasures to discover.

The Kids' Flea Market will take place at Kirkwood School District's Nipher Middle School track located next to The Magic House, rain or shine.

For more information:  The Magic House Flea Market


Once Upon a Time...The Magic House

The Magic House Presents:

Once Upon a Time...
Exploring the World of Fairy Tales

Step inside beloved stories from around the globe in this hands-on exhibit that brings favorite multicultural fairy tales to life.

Enter the larger-than-life pages of these seven favorite tales
Anansi and the Talking Melon
Beauty and the Beast, Cinderella
The Elves and the Shoemaker
Jack and the Beanstalk
 Lon Po Po and Thumbelina

DATE:  June 8 - September 22
WHERE:  The Magic House
For more information:  The Magic House


CardCare Connections Beauty Bash

Card Care Connection is a free supportive service
that provides uplifting personalized
handcrafted cards to people with cancer.
All proceeds will go directly to support the program’s mission.
WHEN:  Saturday, July 20th
WHERE:  Macy's - St. Louis Galleria Mall
TIME:  1pm - 4pm
Hair styling, manicures, make-up, face painting,
balloon animals, raffles, photos, refreshments and more.

Adults and children of all ages invited!
Suggested donation of $12 (cash or check only) per participant.
Support adults and kids with cancer.

Walk-ins welcome, but RSVPs are appreciated.
Please email or call (314) 477-0084.
 For more information visit Card Care Connection

Webster Groves Farmers Market

Webster Groves Farmers Market

Webster Groves Farmers Market
When:  Thursday, August 15th
Time:   3 pm - 6:30pm
Kids can enjoy a cooking class at 4pm
from Operation Food Search.

Special kids activities with The Magic House

Plus live music, great food and local food vendors!

Gazebo Park
Big Bend Boulevard & South Old Orchard Ave

Visit: Webster Groves Farmers Market  for more information.