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Missouri Winter and Holiday Guide

The holiday season is looking different this year, but we've gathered up virtual, drive-thru and other events and activities from around Missouri in our winter tourism guide.

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Museum to kick off holidays with Mark Twain's birthday bash

Mark Twain's Boyhood Museum prepares to host a Birthday Bash for the author's 185th birthday. The festivities will also serve as a holiday kickoff. Read more


Arrow Rock opens up the village for shows, shopping and dining

Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol” will run Dec. 22 and 23 virtually at the Arrow Rock Lyceum Theatre. Read more


Weston candlelight tours have long been a town staple

Since 1837, shoppers have strolled along the historic Main Street to browse for holiday gifts and eat at area restaurants. Read more


Lace up your skates: Crown Center is open for the season

Kansas City's only public outdoor ice skating rink is in its 48th season. Read more


Kansas City’s only ski resort, Snow Creek, opens for 35th season

Snow Creek, 35 miles outside Kansas City in Weston, offers skiing and snowboarding from December to mid-March. Read more

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