In Missouri, summertime means sunshine, baseball and other sporting events. How better to spend a summer evening than cheering for the home team from a great spot in the stands? How about getting into the action yourself?
In Kansas City, the Royals offer the excitement of big league baseball. While enjoying all the action of an American League game, you don't have to cure your hunger with merely peanuts and Cracker Jack – vendors at the stadium dish up world-famous Kansas City barbecue and lots of other goodies. For a special treat, fans can take a variety of tours of Kauffman Stadium.
Across the state, in St. Louis, the St. Louis Cardinals show off the skills that frequently make them the top team in the National League's Central Division. Cheer for the Cards as you admire the beautiful brick architecture of Busch Stadium, with the famed Gateway Arch as a backdrop. When the Cardinals win, fireworks explode over the stadium, adding to the magic of the evening. Busch Stadium Tours are offered. On June 13, 2015, the Cardinals host the KC Royals for an afternoon game.
Want to watch the next generation of baseball legends? Head to Springfield to catch an exciting game of Springfield Cardinals Double-A Baseball; a minor league affiliate of the St. Louis Cardinals. There's a good chance some of these players will soon be headed to Busch Stadium and Major League stardom.
On May 30, join cycling and culture enthusiasts on a nine-and-a-half mile bicycle ride through St. Louis. Loads of fun activities are planned along the way. Dubbed the Trailnet Art Bike Ride Tour de Museum, this mini-scavenger hunt visits major St. Louis museums, beginning and ending at the Kemper Art Museum.
Not into baseball? No problem. How about the excitement of rodeo? On select days, May through August 6, 2015,