- Our list of the best things to do in St. Louis, Missouri, features the top 247 nearby activities — including 101 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- St. Louis, MO has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Outdoor Places, Amusement, Entertainment & Shows, and Sports & Fitness.
- The results below include the top 33 things to do within the city of St. Louis, MO , followed by 215 popular activities in nearby cities, including Edwardsville, Florissant, St. Charles, Ballwin, Chesterfield, Alton, Maryland Heights, Belleville, Fenton, Collinsville, St. Peters, Eureka, Arnold, Fairview Heights, Granite City, Hazelwood, Boonville, Kirkwood, Jefferson City and Maplewood
Obstacle Frenzy 6365 Lemay Ferry Road, St. Louis, MO MoreLess Info
Race against friends in a fitness-oriented obstacle course that boasts eight military-grade obstacles, including monkey bars and 16ft wall
56% 16 votes
9301 Collinsville Road, Collinsville, IL 62234 MoreLess Info
At Fairmount Park Race Track the main attraction is watching and betting on the horse races, but visitors can also enjoy the bars and buffet. Bets go as low as $2 and there are daily drink specials and live music.
Whether for betting on the horses which are running on the local track or for betting on races from all around the country, the Fairmount Park is worth the while for any horseracing enthusiast. There are 4 restaurants inside the clubhouse and a barbeque area outdoors.
In operation since 1984, Funtown USA has loads of experience in family fun. The facility offers inline and traditional skating, public skate times, adult roller hockey leagues, and full service birthday parties, of course.
With outdoor and indoor spaces for fitness, Dellwood Recreation Center provides visitors with sports fields, meeting rooms, and a pool. The center features a youth gaming room with pool tables, claw machines, air hockey, and more.
The Tri-City Speedway is a dirt track oval that regularly features automobile racing across a variety of classes and vehicle types, from midgets to sprint cars. The track has large seating areas, an infield, and allows camping in designated areas.
86% 7 votes
401 Pleasant Ridge Road, Fairview Heights, IL 62208 MoreLess Info
A 95-acre park, Pleasant Ridge Park offers hiking, picnic areas, a playground and wintertime sledding. On the park grounds is the Kinsella cabin, which was built in 1854 and is the oldest structure in Fairview Heights.
A great place to visit on hot days, Splash City Waterpark offers lots of outdoor fun. This includes Monsoon Mountain where kids can enjoy squirting friends along with Crystal Creek where the adults can kick back and relax.
Splash City Family Waterpark offers a range of water attractions. The park features a water bucket attraction and a wave machine. They have waterslides, water jungle gyms, wakeboard pools and water play areas. There are also lifeguards on duty.
A family entertainment center, Gateway Fun Park provides bumper boats and cars, miniature golf, batting cages and go-karts with a separate track for children. The park offers a snack bar as well as a selection of over 80 arcade games.