Scenes from “A Christmas Carol” at Historic Sappington House
Walk through a cherished Dickens’ Christmas 1843 with Dance Discovery at the Fezziwig party and the Cratchit family singers as Anne Williams presents a dramatic recitation.
November 24 and 26, 2023, Friday and Sunday from 5-8 pm
December 15 and 17, 2023, Friday and Sunday from 5-8 pm
Reservations every hour (5, 6 and 7 pm) $20 adults. No refunds. No Saturday performances.
Ticket price includes tea and scones in The Barn restaurant, a gingerbread house display and shopping in the Loft Gift Shop before or after your scheduled performance. Purchase tickets through Eventbrite.
The 12-person audience for each performance is NOT seated, instead you walk through a five-room historic house including a staircase.
Historic Saint Louis presents “A Spirited Holiday Past”
December 2, 2023 Saturday 10 am – 4 pm
Before Christmas trees were a tradition, simple boughs of greenery decorated Historic Sappington House, which opens a window to look back to the early 1800s. In the parlour, a pianist or violinist will be playing carols for visitors to sing along. Gingerbread houses will be on display in the library. Find the yesteryear “story connections” during a house-to-house regional tour of 25 sites. Holiday treats will be served.
$8 adults; $1 children under 12. Partially handicap accessible.
See more information at historicsaintlouis.org
Day Trip to Quaint Country Churches
December 15, 2023 Friday 9:30 am-8 pm
To Apple Creek churches we go! By motorcoach, join our tour of country churches adorned in Christmas finery as featured in AAA Explorer’s “Chasing Steeples.” Enjoy a home-style meal and treats and shop for handmade crafts. Cost is $85; reservations required. Deadline Tuesday, December 5 with no refunds after the 5th. Call Crestwood Community Center at 314-729-4860 to charge or mail checks payable to “City of Crestwood,” 9245 Whitecliff Park 63126. Departure will be from the Community Center at 9:30 am. Trip weather permitting.