Road Trip Closer to Home

For those times when a road trip is calling but a whole lot of time isn't available, consider heading to the nearby Missouri communities of Defiance and Cottleville for a trifecta of exceptional experiences. They're only about a 25-minute drive from Chesterfield.

Hofbräuhaus St. Louis

Built on the notion “if you brew it, they will come,” Hofbräuhaus St. Louis recently became the newest beer establishment in Belleville, Illinois. The company’s German name translated into English means “royal court brewery,” and the Belleville owners certainly enjoy holding court there from long, wooden tables in das Bier Hall.

Get Away with the Girls

 Article Julie Brown Patton  Look for diverse pleasures while nestled in the Missouri Ozark hills. Old Kinderhook is a 750-plus acre residential golf and lake community located on the beautiful Lake of the Ozarks and open to all guests. The Tom Weiskopf Signature Semi-Private Course is open to the public year-round and is renowned for its unsurpassed valleys, waterfalls, hills,…

Summer Bucket List

Because July has 31 days, following are 31 Chesterfield-centric activities to explore for the month, or fit in over the rest of summer.

Hit the Road in Style and Comfort

Get Close to Nature: If you are interested in enjoying the outdoors, an RV is a great way to vacation. You can visit state or national parks, tour famous landmarks and simply enjoy some fresh air in natural settings. If you like to take hikes, go fishing, go white water rafting or canoeing, play some golf, go swimming, or go…

Traveling with Pets

Some travelers are hesitant to leave their beloved four-legged family members behind when they go on vacation; now, it’s increasingly possible to bring them along to share in the fun. This is great news for many travelers; it eliminates worry about leaving pets behind so trips can be free of this added stress.