There will be a variety of Day Excursions during HiBearNation 23: A Bearytale Fantasy. Scroll down to read all about what we have planned for you! More events will be added in the coming months.


This year, we are proud to collaborate with EAT St. Louis Food Tours for food tours in two popular St. Louis neighborhoods: The Hill and Historic Soulard.

Taste of the Hill Food Tour
Saturday Nov 4th, 2017 — 11:00AM-2:00PM

This is the food tour for lovers of Italian food! On this walking tour you will be introduced to hidden gems in St. Louis’ largest Italian neighborhood on a tour of The Hill neighborhood. During this walking tour, experience 7+ tastings of St. Louis’ iconic Italian food scene. Step back in time and discover the life of an Italian immigrant in St. Louis, experienced through historical and architectural stops.

Historic Soulard Food Tour
Sunday, Nov 5th, 2017 — 1:00PM-4:00PM

On this walking tour, sample the fun and fare of one of St. Louis’ unique historical areas when you tour the eclectic and amazing Soulard neighborhood. Enjoy Soulard’s European-inspired architecture and a variety of restaurants/pubs at the heart of St. Louis’ Mardi Gras Celebration. You will experience 11+ tastings, bites and sips, varying from Mexicali street food to the St. Louis Gerber and craft beers. You’ll also learn the colorful history of the Soulard Market, and enjoy the area’s history and architectural styling of the unique row houses and flounder houses.

Each Food Tour excursion is an add-on event for $53 and includes your ticket and transportation to/from the tour starting point. Click here to purchase your ticket to the food tours. Maximum of 20 attendees per tour. For more information about this exciting event, visit stlouisfoodtours.com

 More excursions to come!