Come spend the day in downtown St. Louis!
There is so much to see and do in downtown St. Louis! While some attractions have limited capacity due to COVID-19, the Gateway Arch Tram ride, Museum and Riverboats are all open! Plan your visit here. Your day will not be complete without spending some time on the Mississippi Greenway and riverfront watching the Mighty Mississippi roll by.
Be sure to stop by one of the riverfront vendors for some tasty treats!
TrikkeSTL Tours –TrikkeSTL is now offering 30 minute tours beginning at the downtown St. Louis Riverfront beneath the gateway Arch!
What is a Trikke? They are three wheel personal transportation vehicles that you can operate with your own leg power or with an assist from the electric motor. They are easy and fun to ride! No previous experience necessary; if you can stand up you can ride a Trikke!
Two tour options:
- 15 minute fun ride on Leonor K. Sullivan Blvd on the downtown St. Louis Riverfront-bridge to bridge between the Eads Bridge and Poplar Street Bridges
- Guided tour from the downtown St. Louis Riverfront, around the perimeter of the Arch Grounds to Laclede’s landing, up to the Eads Bridge and back to where you started! You’ll learn about the history, geography and architectural points of interest in downtown St. Louis. All participants wear a guided listening ear piece so you can easily hear your tour guide;
Book tours at https://www.trikkestl.com/
Hours of operation (subject to change; will be noted when you book tours) Wed-Sun. 11.30am to 4pm
Kernel Cobb’s Kettle Corn
Enjoy fresh popped kettle corn on the riverfront! Locally owned and operated by the Cobb family (yes that is their real name!), all corn is popped fresh on site. Traditional sweet & salty is always available along with a rotating selection of flavors such as caramel, Sriracha, cinnamon, cheesy ranch, and chocolate. They also serve fresh-squeezed 32 ounce lemon shakeups. You’ll appreciate their specially cultivated variety of popcorn that pops up extra big and fluffy. Find their bright yellow trailer and enjoy some corn! Open Daily 11am-6pm
Bring your appetite to Ed’s Food Trailer and enjoy a mouth-watering variety of savory treats. Ed recommends the Shish Kabob with special Filipino marinade, fried rice and juicy hamburgers.
There’s something for the whole family, so come on down and enjoy summer along the St. Louis riverfront!