Denise Bertacchi

Denise Bertacchi is a mom on a mission to find all things fun for kids to do in St. Louis. Read more at, or follow her at @stlmotherhood on Twitter and Instagram.


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This month, watch 'The Polar Express' at Union Station, take a Thanksgiving cooking class, and see a spectacular Cirque holiday musical at The Fox. Read more

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Rub elbows with Christmas legends Kris Kringle, Jack Frost, and more during the popular festival. Read more


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The Gateway Arch is hosting its first-ever "trick or tram" Halloween event on Saturday, October 26 from 6:30 to 10 p.m. Read more



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These pumpkin patches have corn mazes and petting zoos, are pet-friendly, and more. Read more

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Photography by Jennifer Korman

The leader of a group called Little Legacies, Jackson gathers friends and plans monthly community service missions. Read more

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With Halloween hogging much of the October spotlight, we've highlighted this month's other family fun outings. Read more


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Peppa Pig, Mary Poppins, Thomas and Friends, and more Read more



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On Monday, September 16, Tarek Husseini competes for the show's $25,000 grand prize. Read more


This month, we welcome autumn with two elaborate cornfields, celebrate National Play-doh Day, and watch knights in armor joust on horseback. Read more

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This month, catch a late-night meteor shower, play with molten glass, and learn how to make chalk art. Read more

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This month, we watch movies on Art Hill, learn about creek critters, and sing with Cinderella. Read more

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The Wildwood resort's "ZipTour" zig-zags across the ski resort’s hilly terrain, offering a breathtaking view of the forest and grassy slopes. Read more



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The aquarium didn’t have plans for a lobster display, but curator Aaron Sprowl says when a one in two million crustacean lands in your lap, you make room. Read more


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This month we can golf inside an art gallery, zip line down a mountain and learn how to be a maker at the Magic House’s new satellite location. Read more

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Photography by Denise Bertacchi

You can play Lollipop Lane for yourself—and eight other artist-designed golf holes—when Golf the Galleries opens June 1. Read more


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Photography by Denise Bertacchi

In honor of the anniversary, enjoy 50-cent admission to the Children's Zoo on May 18. Read more



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This month we celebrate the opening of Grant's Farm, free comic books, and embark on adventures in the park. Read more

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Local egg hunts come with bounce houses, crafts, and more for every age group. Read more


Ferrigno will appear at this weekend's Wizard World Comic Con at America's Center. Read more



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Welcome spring with a new children's museum, Cirque du Soleil, and more. Read more

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