School Field Trips Preschool -8th grade
Students will enjoy the 5 ½ minute ride on a historic carousel. They will learn about the carousel and its St Louis history as well as how the horses were made. To reserve you time and receive a discount when admission is paid for ahead of time you will need to make a reservation for 20 or more students. To reserve your time call 314-615-8345.
Tot Time 2-5 years old
Join Aunt Peggy for an original story, craft and carousel ride! Aunt Peggy is a retired school teacher and principal. She has been writing children’s books since she was 9 years old. Come and have fun listening to the exciting stories, songs, and lots of interaction. To register call 314-615-8345. Cost is $8/child. Parents are free.
Wednesday 10:30-11:30 am
National Unicorn Day- July 16 All ages
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 $5/child. To register call 314-615-8345 or 314-615-8344.
Jack O Lantern Trail and Trunk or Treat All Ages
October 30 6-9pm $5/person (under 2 free) $1/submission of pumpkin or car
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 certainly welcome. Admission can be purchased in advance by calling 314-615-8344 or at the gate.
Submission of art on two different types of canvas are encouraged for this event-pumpkins and vehicles. Completed Jack O Lanterns and other forms of pumpkin art from artist 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 the trunk or treat. All artist (pumpkin or vehicle) must call 314-615-8344 or 314-615-8333 for decorating guidelines and themes,
Christmas at the Carousel All ages
December 5 9:30-11:30am $25/child
The Chesterfield Chamber and The St Louis Carousel are joining together to create “Christmas at the Carousel”. Children will be able make a craft, play a game, have a snack, ride the carousel and meet with a very special person. Parents are encouraged to take pictures during the party and help the little ones with their craft.
To register to participate in the party please call 314-615-8345 or 314-615-8344.
Space is limited.