Why We Love STL In The Fall

Fall in St. Louis is a special time of year! The leaves are changing color, the summer heat is receding, and there are tons of incredible activities, events, and sights all around the city. Here at DD Mau, we love St. Louis in the fall. Here are just a few of the best things about this season in STL.

St. Louis Fall Things To Do

How can you spend a fall day in St. Louis? The possibilities are endless! Enjoy the cooler weather at the St. Louis Zoo. Visit Grant’s Farm for animal encounters and tons of family fun.  Go apple picking or pumpkin picking at Eckert’s. Take a walk around Creve Coeur Lake, or get out on the water on a kayak or paddleboard (and refuel with some tasty Vietnamese food nearby in Maryland Heights).  Every corner of St. Louis has something incredible to offer for the fall! 

St. Louis Fall Events

Some of the best things to do in St. Louis this fall are special events being put on all over the city!  There are Halloween parties, Oktoberfest celebrations, food truck festivals, harvest weekends, and more all across the metro area. Explore St. Louis put together a great guide of the fall festivals and events happening all season long. 

St. Louis Fall Foliage

If you’re not sure where to see fall foliage in Missouri, fear not: There are plenty of great spots within St. Louis so you don’t have to go far. Visit one of the city’s great parks like Tower Grove Park or Forest Park to see the leaves changing color.  And don’t forget to pack a picnic to enjoy during your day in the park!  Bringing along some delicious St. Louis food will make your fall foliage viewing even more special. 

St. Louis Fall Food

As the weather cools down, it’s time for fall food in St. Louis! Many of the best STL restaurants have delicious offerings for autumn.  Soup and pho are perfect options for the chilly evenings headed our way.  Fall is also the time for comfort food. Classics like vermicelli noodle bowls are great STL Vietnamese food for fall. 

And there are still warm days too!  For fall days that feel more like summer, stop by our Webster Groves location for boba tea, slushies, and other refreshing beverages. While you’re visiting us, you can grab some of the best Vietnamese eats in St. Louis to take with you on all your fall adventures!