Events and Activities

Mad Science KidsThe CityArchRiver project is transforming the grounds surrounding the Gateway Arch. With biking and running trails, space for outdoor concerts and a new museum commemorating westward expansion, the new, seamless park experience will have something for everyone. Be part of these great events at the Gateway Arch, parks, and riverfront during the CityArchRiver project.

DAILY Events

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Riverboat Cruises -
Take a relaxing cruise and discover the best view of the St. Louis skyline from replica nineteenth-century paddle-wheel riverboats, the Becky Thatcher and the Tom Sawyer. A variety of cruises depart the riverfront daily. Click here for tickets and more information.

Special Events

Mar
25
Sat
2017
Women’s History Scavenger Hunt @ Old Courthouse
Mar 25 all-day

Visit the Old Courthouse’s exhibit galleries and complete the Women’s History scavenger hunt, a fun way to connect with famous women in St. Louis’ history. All ages are welcome.

Mar
26
Sun
2017
Women’s History Scavenger Hunt @ Old Courthouse
Mar 26 all-day

Visit the Old Courthouse’s exhibit galleries and complete the Women’s History scavenger hunt, a fun way to connect with famous women in St. Louis’ history. All ages are welcome.

Reenactment of the Virginia Minor Trial @ Old Courthouse
Mar 26 @ 2:00 pm

Virginia Minor attempted to register to vote in 1872 but was turned down. She and her husband filed suit, and eventually, their case was heard by the U.S. Supreme Court. Visitors are invited to participate in a scripted reading of the 1872 case Minor v Happersett, taking on roles as the judge, members of the jury, plaintiff, defendant and attorneys of the Virginia Minor case. Participants will determine whether women have the right to vote. Program lasts about 45 minutes.

Mar
27
Mon
2017
Women’s History Scavenger Hunt @ Old Courthouse
Mar 27 all-day

Visit the Old Courthouse’s exhibit galleries and complete the Women’s History scavenger hunt, a fun way to connect with famous women in St. Louis’ history. All ages are welcome.

Mar
28
Tue
2017
Women’s History Scavenger Hunt @ Old Courthouse
Mar 28 all-day

Visit the Old Courthouse’s exhibit galleries and complete the Women’s History scavenger hunt, a fun way to connect with famous women in St. Louis’ history. All ages are welcome.

Mar
29
Wed
2017
Women’s History Scavenger Hunt @ Old Courthouse
Mar 29 all-day

Visit the Old Courthouse’s exhibit galleries and complete the Women’s History scavenger hunt, a fun way to connect with famous women in St. Louis’ history. All ages are welcome.

Mar
30
Thu
2017
Women’s History Scavenger Hunt @ Old Courthouse
Mar 30 all-day

Visit the Old Courthouse’s exhibit galleries and complete the Women’s History scavenger hunt, a fun way to connect with famous women in St. Louis’ history. All ages are welcome.

Mar
31
Fri
2017
Women’s History Scavenger Hunt @ Old Courthouse
Mar 31 all-day

Visit the Old Courthouse’s exhibit galleries and complete the Women’s History scavenger hunt, a fun way to connect with famous women in St. Louis’ history. All ages are welcome.

Apr
8
Sat
2017
Spring into your Park @ North Gateway near Eads Bridge
Apr 8 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

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You are invited! Help us celebrate this milestone in the CityArchRiver Project.

Live Music ● Laclede’s Landing Food & Drink ● Kids Activities ● Lawn Games ● Discovery Map Challenge Prizes

Please join us for a community celebration for the opening of the new North Gateway and Gateway Arch park.

Opening Ceremony & Remarks- 12:30pm

Many park areas have opened in stages throughout 2016. Spring into your Park is a fun event for all to enjoy the reimagined landscape. Dignitaries and CityArchRiver project leaders will officially commemorate the opening of the park. Guests will be invited to learn about the transformation through the Discovery Map Challenge, a scavenger hunt in which participants will receive special memorabilia and prizes.

Apr
9
Sun
2017
GO! St. Louis Marathon @ St. Louis Riverfront
Apr 9 @ 6:00 am – 1:00 pm

The GO! St. Louis Marathon has been recognized as a great race for experienced or first-time competitors, who are looking for an event that provides an abundance of participant services and amenities.

Visit GoStlouis.org/Marathon/ for registration information.

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