Wentzville is surrounded by things to see and do. And we are no strangers to fun things to do right here at home. You want won’t to miss a visit to the nation’s first Vietnam Veterans Memorial, located right here in Wentzville. You’ll want to be sure to attend as many of the Parks and Recreation Department events as you can, like the 4th of July festivities, the Hill of Thrills Soapbox Derby and the Holiday Night Lights drive-thru or walk-thru tour of Rotary Park. Other community events include Wentzville Days Fair and Music Festival, a downtown street festival held in August, and the Annual Christmas Parade, held on the first Sunday evening in December, which is coordinated by the Wentzville Downtown Business Association. Wentzville’s Rotary Park is also the home to the St. Charles County Fair, and the St. Louis Renaissance Faire. Just outside the city limits is the National Horseshoe Pitchers Association (NHPA) Museum, located within St. Charles County’s Quail Ridge Park.
Located just 40 minutes from downtown St Louis and the Gateway Arch, the area offers numerous opportunities. St. Louis’ Forest Park is home to the Art Museum, The St. Louis Zoo, the History Museum, the Muny, and the St. Louis Science Center, just to name a few.
For the sports enthusiasts, St. Louis is home to the St. Louis Cardinals and the St. Louis Blues. St. Charles County is host to the baseball Frontier League’s River City Rascals and the indoor arena football team The River City Rage.
Wentzville is located just 20 minutes from the many wineries at Augusta, Missouri. For the history buffs, you can visit the Daniel Boone home in Defiance or the Lewis & Clark Boathouse in St. Charles. The St. Charles County Family Arena is host to a variety of events . If its music you’re looking for visit the St. Louis Symphony at Powell Symphony Hall. No matter what you are looking for or wanting to do, you’ll find Wentzville a convenient location.