The website, WalletHub, just recently released a list where they ranked the top 100 largest cities in several categories. In their rankings St. Louis comes in ranked as the 22nd most active city in America. Because of that competitive fire between St. Louis and Chicago (Cardinals vs Cubs, Blues vs Blackhawks), Chicago was ranked 56th. Madison, Wisconsin topped the list in 1st place with Boise, Idaho and Scottsdale, Arizona ranking 2nd and 3rd respectively.
From eclectic boutiques and signature cuisine to exciting nightlife and live entertainment, each neighborhood has a unique character and style that adds something special to the regional patchwork of our city. Trying to decide what to do in St. Louis on your next visit to the Gateway City? In a bustling city full of options, from sports to live music to theatre and so much more, you’ll never run out of things to see and do. Whether you’re a foodie, music-lover, craft beer enthusiast or just in search of a fun night out, you’re sure to find what you’re looking for in the STL. Discover a delicious variety of St. Louis restaurants, bars, music venues and hot spots around town.
The city is great and all, but sometimes you need to get away from the concrete jungle. Whether you’re craving a leisurely bike ride along a beautiful paved trail, a hike through a state park or a thrilling ride on a zip line, we have outdoor adventures to suit every St. Louisan.
Some are as close as 30 minutes away, while others are as many as four hours (road trip!) But they’re all within driving distance. Bonus: some of these destinations are near one another, so you can get more out of your journey.
So ditch that cellphone and say goodbye to the noise, the hustle and bustle, and get out there and see what St Louis has to offer! Nature is calling.