HOLIDAY WALKS…11/22 DOWNTOWN KIRKWOOD’S HOLIDAY WALK Downtown
shops and restaurants hold sales and specials, Santa and Mrs. Claus
make a visit and the holiday trolley offers free rides from 10 a.m.
to 5 p.m. Free. 11/23 HOLIDAY CHAMPAGNE STROLL Shop the boutiques
and antiques shops on Clayton Road from Brentwood Boulevard to
Hanley Road from noon to 5 p.m. for unique gift ideas, refreshments
and special activities. 11/24-1/5 HISTORIC BELLEVILLE’S 19TH ANNUAL
GINGERBREAD WALK Take a walk down East Main Street, where dozens of
prize-winning, edible gingerbread creations are displayed in shop
windows, reminiscent of the days when Belleville looked like a
quaint German village with ‘gingerbread’ architecture. Free.
11/28-12/30 U.S. BANK WILD LIGHTS Stroll through the zoo’s holiday
wonderland with animated light displays, including splashing
penguins and bullfrogs croaking ‘Jingle Bells’ from 5:30 to 8:30
p.m. See the lights on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays until Dec. 14
and nightly afterward. $5, $4 for members. 12/6 ST. LOUIS HISTORIC
HOLIDAY CANDLELIGHT TOUR The Eugene Field House, Campbell House
Museum, DeMenil Mansion, Sam Cupples House, Scott Joplin House and
the Old Courthouse are showcased during this holiday tour from 3 to
8 p.m. $20 in advance or $25, children under age 13 $5 in advance
or $10; 421-4689.