They're Back! Your Favorite Attractions are Reopening for the 2015 Season! | Kids Out and About St. Louis

They're Back! Your Favorite Attractions are Reopening for the 2015 Season!

by Chelle Dohrmann


Several of your favorite St. Louis area attractions are seasonal, and it's a long, cold winter without them!  But we've got you covered on when they are all set to return to business - just click the links to get all the details!


March 7:  Miniature Train Opens for the Season at The Museum of Transportation  Train operates on the hour and :20 and :40 minutes past. $5 per person - unlimited rides (museum admission required).


March 18:  Vistor's Center Opening Day at Purina Farms  Admission to the Visitor's Center is always free; Parking is free on most days,with the exception of some special events. Reservations encouraged - call 314-982-3232 or 888-688-PETS (7387). Purina Farms is open from mid-March through mid-November.


March 28: Opening Day at Critter Lane Petting Zoo  Be there as we open our 2015 season, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Admission $5; children 2 and under free. We're booking birthday parties, school trips, etc. Call 573 358 8995 and book yours today.


March 28-29:  Children's Garden Opening Weekend at Missouri Botanical Garden - Join us as we spring into action and reopen the Children’s Garden with two fun-filled days of hands-on activities!


April 3-5Six Flags Opening Weekend  Be the first to experience the Coaster Capital of Missouri as we kick off another exciting season on April 3, 2015! Grab a seat on The Boss if you dare, spin the weekend away on Pandemonium, and soar to new heights on SUPERMAN Tower of Power. There is even something for the little ones in Bugs Bunny National Park.


April 4:  Go Ape Zip Line & Treetop Adventure Seasonal Re-Opening! at Go Ape! Zipline and Treetop Adventure  To book your treetime, visit:  *Participants must be a minimum of 10 yrs old


April 4-5Opening Weekend at Big Joel's Safari  Big Joel's Safari opens April 4th & 5th for Easter Weekend. Saturday is also our 2nd Annual Easter Egg hunt ! The park is open from 9:00am to 6:00pm. The Easter Egg Hunt is free with the price of admission to Big Joel's Safari.


April 11-12Grant's Farm Re-Opens for the Season! - Help Grant's Farm celebrate the start of its 61th season! Saturdays and Sundays only Apr 11- 26th; Summer hours begin April 28th, Tuesdays through Sundays (closed Mondays, except Memorial Day).


April 13Cardinal Home Opener at Busch Stadium  Join over 40,000 members of Cardinal Nation to welcome baseball back to St. Louis! Don't miss the home opener- St. Louis Cardinals vs. Milwaukee Brewers. All fans, ages 21 and older entering with a ticket get a 2015 Cardinals Magnet Schedule.


April 17: Stingrays at Caribbean Cove at Saint Louis Zoo   Watch, touch and occasionally feed the unique and fascinating stingrays, as they glide through a warm saltwater pool, also featuring sharks! Exhibit located near Lakeside Cafe. Open April 17-October 4!


May 3Wabash Frisco and Pacific Railroad  The Wabash, Frisco, and Pacific Association invites you to come aboard our 12 inch gauge live Steam Railroad. The Railroad is open every Sunday, May through October rain or shine. 


May 23-25Raging Rivers Opening Weekend - Join us for opening weekend of the 2015 season! We'll be open 10:30am - 6pm every day during the Memorial Day weekend. Remember, it's cool when it's hot!


May 23-25Splash City Waterpark Reopens for the Season  The waterpark is open 11am-7pm, every day until August 9th, after which the park is open every weekend 11am-7pm until closing day on September 7th.