Valerie Schremp Hahn
Valerie Schremp Hahn is a features writer for the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.
The traditional June festival parade had to be postponed in 2020 and 2021 because of the pandemic.
The St. Louis Zoo's new 35,000-square-foot Primate Canopy Trails will allow visitors to get up close with its inhabitants.
Membership to the St. Louis Audubon Society more than doubled, from about 200 members last year to more than 500 now.
Six Flags over Mid-America, as it was originally called, opened 50 years ago June 5, on Eureka land that had been a wheat field.
“Beyond Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience” will come to the St. Louis Galleria from Sept. 16 to Nov. 7.
The organized effort to place flags at the Jewish cemeteries has taken place for at least 40 years.
Many of the waterfalls in the region don’t flow strongly until after a good rain, which makes spring an ideal time for catching them.
Six Flags St. Louis released this footage in honor of the park's 40th anniversary in 2011, but it's still a trip ten years later.
Fireworks will return to the St. Louis riverfront this July Fourth, but without the usual three days of Fair St. Louis activities.
It will feature elements from the Annie Malone, PrideFest and St. Patrick’s Day parades, which were all canceled in 2020 and 2021 because of the pandemic.