Cuture & Entertainment
There is always something to do in Maryland Heights. In addition to countless recreational facilities, this city has many entertainment venues and planned events to keep the city lively.
UMB Bank Pavilion is recognized as one of the premiere outdoor concert venues. The Pavilion hosts a variety of nationally-renowned performers each year, and can accommodate up to 20,000 concert goers per show.
Harrah’s St. Louis Casino & Hotel offers a vibrant and exciting nightlife to residents and visitors. One great casino with two thrilling themes feature an abundance of gaming options — including live poker, over 2,700 of your favorite slots and the hottest table action. Choose from eight restaurants and bars for tempting treats every day of the week.
Playhouse at Westport Plaza
Located in the heart of West County, the new Playhouse at Westport Plaza seats 215, and offers an elegant setting with great seating, a video projection screen and the finest in acoustics. With its versatile stage configuration, the new Playhouse can host anything from an acoustic show to a Broadway Musical. Its intimate setting allows the audience extraordinary accessibility to on-stage action. It’s also an inviting venue for lectures, fundraisers and corporate meetings. A full service bar and catering is available for guests as well.
Westport Plaza is a unique 42-acre Business and Entertainment Setting located in Maryland Heights, Missouri. Westport features over 700,000-square feet in an unparalleled environment for large and small business, and is the home to 18 restaurants, annual special events and entertainment venues — including a live theater and comedy club. Visitors will find the complex conveniently located near two first class hotels (with shuttle service to Lambert Airport), and entertainment venues are within walking distance.
Cultural Arts Commission
Promoting the fine arts in Maryland Heights through sponsorship and support of fairs, festivals, concerts, shows and other activities.
Celebrate the World Cultural Arts Festival
Celebrate the city’s diversity! Experience cultures from around the world by enjoying music, dance, food and art from many organizations and groups. This exciting one-day event (held annually in February) is sponsored by the Maryland Heights Cultural Arts Commission and the Parks and Recreation Department.
The St. Louis area has extensive cultural offerings — including the St. Louis Art Museum, the Missouri Botanical Gardens, and St. Louis Science Center. Many sports complexes, concert halls and performance arenas are also within driving distance.
Family Arena – across the river in St. Charles
Are you a sports fan? How about music...?
Comedy maybe...? How about a circus...?
Conveniently located in St. Charles County near the Page extension, all of the above and more is offered at the Family Arena. The Family Arena is your ticket to great entertainment — including the Missouri River Otters of the United Hockey League and the River City Rage of the National Indoor Football League.