3. Garden Glow at the Missouri Botanical Garden, Santa's Magical Kingdom, Lebanon Winter Wonderland, Winter Wonderland at Tilles Park and Way of Lights (light display only) are all open the evening of Thanksgiving. Get light display details.
9. Select stores at several area malls open early on Thanksgiving. Alton Square Mall and St. Louis Premium Outlets open at 6 p.m. At The Meadows, Old Navy will open at 4 p.m. and Nike Factory Store at 8 p.m. St. Clair Square, Chesterfield Mall, Mid Rivers Mall, West County Center and South County Center will all be closed on Thanksgiving. Get mall details.
10. Several local restaurants will host Thanksgiving Day buffets. Get the details.
11. Burn off a few calories at a fun Thanksgiving Day 5K in St. Louis, Chesterfield, Olivette or Webster Groves. Get the details.