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Apr 26

4 St. Louis Attractions Opening for the Season in May

by Family Attractions Card in Family Fun, Live Like a Local category

Are your kids getting antsy for some summer fun? Put the homework aside and check out these St. Louis attractions opening in May for their upcoming seasons!

1. OMNIMAX® Theater at the Saint Louis Science Center

Saint Louis Science Center

When the humidity strikes in sweet summertime, catch a flick indoors at the OMNIMAX® Theater at the Saint Louis Science Center! Featured films include D-Day: Normandy 1944, Magnificent Desolation: Walking on the Moon, Volcanoes: The Fires of Creation, and more!

Be sure to visit between May 2 and July 29 before the theater closes for renovations until late November!

Save $2 on a full-priced ticket to any regularly scheduled OMNIMAX Theater Film

2. Grant’s Farm

Grant's Farm

Come hang out with 900 of your closest animal friends! Grant’s Farm is home to more than 100 species of animals from 6 different continents.

Experience the wildlife and history of Ulysses S. Grant and the Busch Family for yourself starting May 3! Take the family for a weekend adventure full of snow cones, carousel rides, animal shows, and much more!

Get 15% OFF your total merchandise purchase at the Grant’s Farm gift shop

3. Gateway Grizzlies

Gateway Grizzlies Baseball

Can’t get enough of baseball? Catch a Gateway Grizzlies game just 10 minutes from Downtown St. Louis and enjoy views of the city skyline for all 9 innings!

Opening weekend is May 10-12, featuring live music, giveaways, and wild promotions! Pre-season games kick off on May 1 against the Southern Illinois Miners and conclude on May 4 against River City.

Get $10 in Grizzlie Bucks with ticket purchase for any Sunday-Thursday home game

4. Raging Rivers

Raging Rivers Waterpark

Soak up the sun at Raging Rivers Waterpark in Grafton, IL! With a wave pool, tube rides, flumes, stunning views of the Mississippi, and more, there is plenty of fun to dive into!

Mark your calendar for Opening Day on May 25, and keep your summer going swimmingly!

Save on your purchase of a single-day adult or child ticket

Keep the fun going all summer long!

Meramec Caverns’ Caveman Zipline

Caveman Zipline at Meramec Caverns

Thrill-seekers, trail blazers, and adrenaline junkies, this one’s for you! While Meramec Caverns is open year round, the Caveman Zipline just re-opened in March and has extended hours for the summer months!

Travel to Stanton, MO, to make some memories with a trip back in time and zipline canopy tours guaranteed to fascinate the whole family!

Caveman Zipline Hours in May and June are 10am – 6pm and 9am – 7pm in July.

Receive $10 OFF of your admission at Caveman Ziplines


All the world’s a stage, but we’re partial to Forest Park! We cannot wait for the Municipal Opera’s 101st season premiere in their newly renovated amphitheater. Guys and Dolls opens the season on June 10th.

Check out the rest of the MUNY’s 101st season!