Weekend Bucket List: Midwest

Here’s your weekend bucket list for June 9–10 in the Midwest!


Little Rock Zoo | Children and adults will enjoy seeing the animals and learning about nature at the zoo.

MacAuthur Park | Visit Arkansas’s most historic park in Downtown Little Rock.

Museum of Discovery | Explore science and technology at the Museum of Discovery in Little Rock.


Oklahoma State University | Explore the beautiful OSU campus in Stillwater, OK. Don’t miss out on the tennis court stadium!

Tulsa Zoo | The whole family will enjoy learning about exotic animals at the Tulsa Zoo.

One of Tulsa’s Best Parks | Make a picnic and head outside this weekend at a park.


Life Outside Festival | This free festival in St. Louis celebrates the great outdoors by offering lots of outdoor activities to try and learn.

City Museum | Children will enjoy exploring this unique playground made out of found objects in St. Louis.

Forest Park | Visit the many features and attractions Forest Park has to offer St. Louis.


Blank Park Zoo | Visit the only accredited zoo in Iowa! Located in Des Moines, this zoo is fun for the whole family.

Pappajohn Sculpture Park | This fun park features unique art pieces that were donated to the Des Moines Art Center.

Living History Farms | This open air museum in Urbandale, IA features 300 years of Iowa’s agricultural history.


Stuhr Museum | Explore the many exhibits offered by the Stuhr Museum in Grand Island, NE this weekend.

Heartland of America Park | Catch the water light show and exhibits this weekend at the Heartland of America Park in Omaha.

Get Outdoors Day | Get outside at the Arbor Day Farm in Nebraska City, NE on June 10.


World Ocean Day Celebration | Celebrate at the Downtown Aquarium in Denver, CO on June 10.

Strides for Epilepsy 5K Walk/Run | Help raise awareness at this 5K at Denver’s City Park on June 11.

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