Specialty Summer Camps in St. Charles County

Summer Camps and Classes for Kids offered by St. Charles Community College

St. Charles Community College is offering a great variety of summer camps and classes for ages 5 – 17. Camp and class options include theater, superheroes, dance camp, filmmaking, science, fashion design, art, Minecraft design, Lego robotic engineering, cooking and much more. Click on the link above for a full list.

 

Hands on History Day Camp in St. Charles

June 23 – 27th, 9:00 – 3:00, $100/child plus a $20 registration fee

Fun hands-on experiences to teach your children about Missouri history and crafts and skills of the early 1800’s.

 

Cottleville Safety Town

June 23 – 27, 2014, Saeger Middle School

Safety Town is a one-week program organized by the Cottleville Police Department for children entering Kindergarten or 1st grade in the upcoming school year. Safety Town is a child-sized town offering hands-on safety education for young children.  Safety Town will teach kids about pedestrian and cycling safety, water safety, fire safety, how to call 911, what to do if you are lost and more. You must register by June 18th. See their website for registration information.

 

Events and Festivals in St. Charles County Summer 2014

O’Fallon’s Food Truck Frenzy

June 14, July 19, August 16, 5 – 8 pm

Fort Zumwalt Park, Admission and parking are free

Food trucks and live music

 

Heritage & Freedom Fest

Located at the Ozzie Smith Sports Complex, 900 T R Hughes Blvd., O’Fallon, MO 63368

Free entrance and live entertainment. Carnival games and food, parade, fireworks and fun.

July 2nd – 5:00 – 10:00 p.m. – Family Fun Night

July 3rd – 5:00 – 11:00 p.m. – Country Music Night

July 4th – 12:00 – 10:00 p.m. – Rock N Roll

 

Enjoying the St. Charles County Fair last year

Enjoying the St. Charles County Fair last year

Riverfest 2014

July 3 – 5th in Frontier Park, St. Charles, MO.

Follow the link above to see the full itinerary which includes a parade, concerts, fireworks, craft and food vendors.

 

St. Charles County Fair

July 22 – 26, Rotary Park, Foristell, MO

 

Festival of the Little Hills

Frontier Park in St. Charles, August 15 – 17, 2014

 

Places to Visit in the St. Charles County Area

Big Joel’s Safari and Petting Zoo

Wright City

 

Brendan’s Playground – Accessible Playground in O’Fallon

Sheppard Drive (in Westhoff Park), O’Fallon, MO 63366

 

Zachary’s Playground – Accessible Playground in Lake St. Louis

Hawk Ridge Park, 8392 Orf Road, Lake St. Louis, MO 63367

 

River City Rascals

Here is a list of Promotion Nights – http://rivercityrascals.com/schedule/2014promotions/

 

Wapelhorst Aquatic Center

1874 Muegge Road, St. Charles, MO 63304

Waterslides, kiddie pool, splash pool, activity pool, inner tube area.

 

Alligator’s Creek Aquatic Center

636-272-1626

403 Civic Park Drive, O’Fallon, MO 63366

PROMOTIONAL DAYS
  • June 14 – Honor Roll Day – Kids in kindergarten through high school, bring in your report card. If you have a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher, you’ll swim for free.
  • June 21 – Dive-In Movie – Frozen (Rated PG) – 8:30 p.m.
  • July 20 – Cardboard Boat Race
  • August 17 – Alligator’s Creek Triathlon – Register online.
  • September 6 – Pool Paws Dog Swim

 

St. Peters Rec Plex

5200 Mexico Road, St. Peters, MO 63376

Indoor pool with water slide, ice skating rink and gym

 

Great Skate Roller Rink

130 Boone Hills Drive, St. Peters, MO 63376

Summer Hours 1:00 – 4:00 pm, Tuesday – Friday

 

Youth Activity Park

7801 Hwy N, Dardenne Prairie, MO 63368

25 acre park with 33,000 square foot skate course, rock climbing wall, sand volleyball court, half court basketball and much more.

 

Westhoff Plaza Skate and BMX Complex

Westhoff Park in O’Fallon, MO

 

Katy Trail

St. Charles to Augusta along the Missouri River, continues all the way to Clinton, MO. The Katy Trail is a 225 mile bike and pedestrian trail.

 

Lewis & Clark Boathouse and Nature Center

1050 S. Riverside Drive, St. Charles, MO 63301

 

Little O’s Old Time Soda Fountain

125 N. Main Street, St. Charles, MO 63301

 

O’Fallon Family Dentist – Edward M. Logan, DDS

9016 Phoenix Pkwy., O’Fallon, MO 63368

636-561-5445

Yes, that’s right, we think you should visit your local dentist this summer. We would love to see you in our O’Fallon office located in the WingHaven area.

 

Summer Concert Series & Movies in St. Charles County

Check out the Summer Concert Series List and the Outdoor Summer Movie List that we recently posted.

 

Summer Races in St. Charles County

St. Peters Rec Plex Triathlon

Sunday, June 15, 2014

St. Peters Rec-Plex, 5200 Mexico Road, St. Peters, MO 63376

 

Relay for Life of Central St. Charles

Friday, July 11, 2014, 6:00 p.m.

Lutheran High School, 5100 Mexico Road, St. Peters, MO 63376

Our dental assistant Christina participated in this event in the past and she said it was an amazing experience.

 

Alligator’s Creek Triathlon

August 17, 2014

Alligator’s Creek Aquatic Center, 305 Civic Park Drive, O’Fallon, MO 63366

Greater St. Louis Area Activities

250 Cakes

In honor of St. Louis’ 250th anniversary, 250 cake sculptures will be placed throughout the St. Louis area. You can click on the link above to get location information on the cakes that have already been placed. St. Charles County cake sites include Lewis & Clark Boat House, St. Charles Old County Courthouse, Lindenwood University, Ft. Zumwalt Park, Centennial Greenway on the Katy Trail, St. Charles County Heritage Museum, First Missouri State Capitol Historic Site and the Shrine of Rose Philippine Duchesne. Local families are taking this opportunity to tour areas of St. Louis and St. Charles County to take pictures of the cake sculptures and explore areas they haven’t visited before.

 

St. Louis Summer Fun Guide

This is a GREAT extensive list of St. Louis places to visit this summer put together by a local mom.