St. Louis knows how to throw a great party and makes no exception for the 4th of July. And whether you’re looking for an amazing fireworks show, delicious food, or live music, we’ve rounded up some great ways to celebrate this 4th of July in St. Louis. Plus Hilton is proud to support our men and women who serve by offering exclusive savings with our Military Family Rate for active duty, veterans, and retired military, valid ID required. To view our military discount, choose a hotel and under Special Accounts and Rates, select Government/Military Rates to check availability.
July 4-6, 2019 – America’s Biggest Birthday Party is back at the Gateway Arch National Park this year. Don’t miss some incredible live music from national and local acts (to be announced soon) . Plus check out local vendors & artists, take advantage of family friendly activities, and stick around for one of the best St. Louis fireworks displays.
July 4, 5 & 6, 2019 – Celebrate like a VIP at Three Sixty, a rooftop bar nearly 400 feet above downtown St. Louis. VIP reservations include a prime viewing spot for the fireworks along with food & beverage service. Make a weekend of it and stay overnight at Hilton St. Louis Ballpark.
July 4, 2019 – Settle in for some live music and a fireworks show at the Chesterfield Mall. The celebration will also include local food trucks and a variety of other children’s activities.
July 2-4, 2019 – Take advantage of three, fun-filled days of celebration at the O’Fallon Heritage & Freedom Fest featuring a parade, carnival, family activities, and live music. Held at the Ozzie Smith Sports Complex, check out Family Day on the 2nd, Country Music Night on the 3rd, and Rock ‘n Roll on the 4th ending in a fantastic fireworks display.
July 2-4, 2019 – It’s All-American Week at the Gateway Grizzlies and they’re playing the Evansville Otters at home on the 2nd, 3rd, and 4th. Look forward to three straight nights of fireworks, music and fun glow items for purchase in the stadium.
July 3-4, 2019– Join the St. Charles festivities for 2 days of fun along the banks of the Missouri River. Enjoy live music, a carnival, and local vendors both days. Stick around for the morning parade and evening fireworks on the 4th.
July 3-6, 2019– visit Six Flags St. Louis to take advantage of the thrills and spills you know and love along with an impressive fireworks display at the end of each day. Six Flags will be honoring the men and women who serve with complimentary admission with a valid U.S. military ID and discounted admission for military families.
Take advantage of Summer in the Lou while you’re here – take a tram to the top of the Arch, walk through Forest Park, or hop on a riverboat cruise. Check out some more summertime, affordable family-fun in St. Louis:
Family friendly St. Louis attractions:
Museum at the Gateway Arch: new museum highlighting the westward expansion from the founding of St. Louis in 1764 to the Arch construction completion in 1965, located on the Gateway Arch National Park grounds, general admission to the museum is free, movie and tram rides to the top additional fee
Saint Louis Zoo: consistently voted top zoo in the country, located in nearby Forest Park, general admission free
Saint Louis Art Museum: world-renowned collection spanning 5,000 years of history and cultures, general admission free, main exhibitions ticketed but free on Fridays
Saint Louis Science Center: over 700 interactive exhibits, general admission is free, planetarium/OMNIMAX theater, simulators, and special exhibitions are additional fee based ticketed attractions
City Museum: live like a kid again at the City Museum, housed in a former factory created from entirely found objects and home to over 30 slides, an old airplane, rooftop ferris wheel, and more, single day admission $16 ages 3 and up, free for kids 2 and under, rooftop tickets extra
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