Upcoming Events

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.

National Unicorn Day- April 11, 2021                                                   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.

Mini Ninja Challenge-June 12, 2021                                                       Ages 5-12 years      9am-Noon

The St Louis Carousel and Ultimate Ninjas has joined together to put on this fun, challenging and exciting event for children.  There will be a series of obstacles and challenges (age appropriate) in which children can participate. An adult is required to be with the child at all times while they are doing these challenges.  Each child will be presented with a medal at the end of the event.  A food truck will be available with items for purchase.  Cost per child is $30.

To register to participate please call 314-615-8345 or 314-615-8344.

Jack O Lantern Trail and Trunk or Treat-October 29, 2021           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 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.

Picasso Palette presents Painting With Sandi                        Ages 21 and older

Join us and 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 blend paints.  All supplies are included in your cost.  Cost per person/class is $35.  Invite your friends and bring your own drinks and snacks to add to the fun!  Call 314-615-8344 or 314-615-8345 to register.

Choose one class or all classes:

Wednesday   November 2, 2021                6-8pm                 Paint poppies on a wine glass                                          Wednesday   December 15, 2021              6-8pm                 Paint a wintry night scene on canvas                                Wednesday  February 16, 2022                6-8pm                  Paint Parrot Tulips on canvas

Christmas at the Carousel -December 11, 2021                     All Ages  9:30- 11:30am                                         

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.