UPDATE: Due to the Stifel Opera House remaining closed due to COVID-19, the St. Peters Cultural Arts Centre Bus Tour on Aug. 12 is instead visiting the Fabulous Fox Theatre as part of the tour.
For further updates on current tours, call 636-397-6903, ext. 1624, or visit the Bus Tours page.
Below is the updated news release for the St. Louis Highlights Bus Tour:
Visit a grand palace-style theatre, tour magnificent structures, take in a vast mosaics collection and enjoy some of the region’s best eats and sweets on the St. Peters Cultural Arts Centre’s next Bus Tour! Register now for the St. Louis Highlights Bus Tour set for Thursday, Aug. 12, 2021, from 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
The tour’s first destination will be the Fabulous Fox Theatre, one of America’s most magnificent theatres. The Fox Theatre has been the premier entertainment venue in St. Louis since its opening in 1929, and millions have enjoyed the Broadway shows, musical acts, movies, and other exhilarating performances housed there.
Tourists will enjoy a cafeteria-style home-cooked lunch at the very popular and plentiful Sweetie Pie’s Restaurant in the restored Grand Avenue Theatre District. There will be a delicious array of entrees and vegetables from which to choose.
Visit the magnificent Grand Hall of St. Louis Union Station, and marvel at the famous “whispering arch.” Stop by the stunning Basilica of St. Louis to view the largest collection of mosaics in the world. Treat yourself to a concrete or other specialty frozen custard delight at the famous Ted Drewes on Route 66.
The cost of this bus tour is $94 and mostly consists of walking. To register, go online to Rec-Connect, or call 636-939-2386, ext. 1400.
For more information and updates on current tours, call 636-397-6903, ext. 1624, or visit the Bus Tours page.