The St. Louis Carousel is located in Faust Park, in Chesterfield, Missouri. Navigate our website to find out about our history, event rental spaces, and special events.
Hours: Tuesday-Friday: 10:00am-4:30pm Saturday-Sunday: 10am-4pm (last ride at 3:30pm)
The Carousel will do it’s annual closing beginning Dec 31st however, this year we will open again on January 18th! See you then.
FACE MASK COVERINGS ARE REQUIRED-AGES 2 AND OLDER
Status of the St Louis Carousel
We are open!
- Everyone age 2 and older will be required to wear a face mask. Anyone unable to wear a mask due to health reasons must wear a face shield.
- We encourage everyone to use debit or credit cards for contactless purchasing of tickets or merchandise.
- Strollers will need to remain outside the building.
- Parents for children under the age of 4 years will still be required to stand by and hold on to their child.
- Birthday parties, Weddings/Receptions, Meetings, and Evening Parties may still be booked however, we have new guidelines for them as well. Please contact Tonya at 314-615-8344 to discuss the guidelines
Dog Egg Hunt March 27, 2022 All Ages
Bring your favorite costumed furry pet and participate in our Dog Egg Hunt and Costume Contest. The contest will begin at 9am. At 9:30am the hunt will begin. Plastic eggs will be filled with dog treats and be scattered around the park for your dog to track down. A photo opportunity will be available before and after the hunt, so be sure to bring your camera! For the safety of everyone, owners must submit current proof of the following vaccinations one week in advance of the event in order for their dogs to participate: Distemper, Parvo, Rabies. Dogs will not be allowed entry without written documentation of the above vaccines. Dogs must be kept on a leash at all times. Please register one human per dog (spectators are free). Cost is $15 per dog. Registration is limited so please contact 314-615-8344 to save your dog’s spot. Registration deadline March 18th. All proof of shots must be in by March 23rd.
National Unicorn Day- April 10, 2022 All ages 1:30-3:30pm
Unicorns have been a popular mythical creature since the Ancient Greek times, when people believed they lived in exotic India. While they were originally considered to be fierce powerful animals, they are now often seen as a symbol of love, purity, enchantment and magic. Come help us celebrate their day! Enjoy a cookie (while they last), coloring and decorating a unicorn, good bag and carousel rides! Cost is $10/child. To register call 314-615-8345 or 314-615-8344.
Picasso Palette presents Wine and Painting with Sandi Age 21 year and older
Choose one date or all three dates to paint your own masterpiece in just two hours! Parties are led by instructor Sandi Illian, who will guide you with easy, step-by-step instructions. You will learn brush strokes and how to bled paints. All supplies are included in your cost. Cost per person per class is $35. Invite your friends and bring your own drinks and snacks to add to the fun!
Wednesday February 16, 2022 6-8pm
Wednesday March 23, 2022 6-8pm
Wednesday April 13, 2022 6-8pm
Tuesday May 3, 2022 6-8pm
Mini Ninja Challenge June 18, 2022 Ages 5-12
The St Louis Carousel and Ultimate Ninjas have joined together to put on this wonderful challenge for children ages 5-12. This will be a 1 mile obstacle course with amazing obstacles. Children will be able to test their skills and physical fitness and have fun at the same time. Vendors and food trucks will be on site for your enjoyment. Cost is $30/child
To have a booth at the event or to register for the event call 314-615-8344
Jack O’ Lantern Trail October 28, 2022 All Ages
There is no fear of hiking for treats at night during the Halloween season when you are guided by the light and spirit of Jack O’Lanterns leading you to the reward of a trunk or treat. Costumes are not required but are certainly welcome. Admission can be purchased in advance or at the gate.
Submission of art on two different types of canvas – pumpkins and vehicles – are encouraged for this event. Completed Jack O’Lanterns and other forms of pumpkin art from artists of all ages will not only be competing against each other for visitor appeal but will also enhance the holiday setting.
Bring your decorated vehicles to serve as your stage to take part in trunk or treat. All artist (pumpkin or vehicle) must call 314-615-8344 or 314-615-8333 for decorating guidelines and themes.
Entrance to the event will be in 15 minute increments beginning at 6pm.
To register your spot for a particular time call 314-615-8344 Cost is $8 per person in advance $10 at the gate
Friday, October 28th from 6 until 9 pm is the Jack O’Lantern Trail and Trunk or Treat!! If you purchase your reservations by the end of the day on Wednesday, October 26th you save $2. After Wednesday you will have to purchase your space at the gate for $10 per person. Call 314-615-8344 to reserve your spot before the price increases! Entrance to the event will be in 15-minute increments beginning at 6pm.
Christmas at the Carousel Dec 10, 2022 All Ages 9:30-11:30 am
The St Louis Carousel and the Chesterfield Chamber joined to create a fun Holiday event for children. There will be cookie decorating, crafts, carousel rides, balloon twisting, and a visit from a very special person. There will also be photo opportunities for parents to take pictures.
Reservations can be made by calling 314-615-8344 or 314-615-8345. Cost is $15 per child; adults are free.