|Fri, Jul 21|
Join us as we travel to unique locations throughout the region and learn about what makes St. Louis such a wonderful place to live.
Kirkwood and Webster TreasuresExplore the history and discover some of the region's great old neighborhoods including: Tour the famous USOnian Home designed by Frank Lloyd Wright for Kirkwood artists Russel and Ruth Kraus Historic Victorian Home Mudd's Grove Lunch on your own at a wide selection of downtown Kirkwood restaurants Shop at the Kirkwood Farmer's Market and browse local shops and boutiques The Hawken House, a stately brick home that is a preservationist's dream Ages 18+ | Friday | July 219:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. | Check in at 8:30 a.m. (Parkway Administrative Building)$75 | No refunds after June 21
Illinois Route 66 and the Carlinville Sears HousesRide along one of the finest remaining stretches of "The Mother Road" between Staunton and Litchfield. Each year thousands of visitors from all over the world drive this route, stopping to visit some of the sites in the "real" American heartland. Experience the drive and sites of "The Mother Road" including: Henry's Rabbit Ranch full of Route 66 artifacts Country Classic Cars to take a look at the most interesting used car lot you'll ever see Mother Jones Monument in Mt. Olive Delicious lunch prepared by the Carlinville United Methodist Church ladies Exploring Carlinville and one of the largest collections of Sears-Roebuck houses Viewing the Lady of the Highways Shrine Ages 18+ | Tuesdsay | August 89:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. | Check in at 8:30 a.m. (Parkway Administrative Building)$89 | No refunds after July 8