Upcoming Special Events
- Tree Lighting Ceremony
- Christmas Light Trolley Tours
- Overland Kids Christmas Party
- Christmas Light DisplayContest
- River City Casino Trip
- New Year's Resolution Solution
Join the City of Overland as we celebrate our Sixth Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony on December 6, 2015 at 6:00 pm at Erickson Plaza (Located on the corner of Woodson Road and Midland Blvd). There will be hot cocoa, Christmas cookies, and Christmas carols available following the lighting. This is no admission cost for this event and is open to the public. Kick off the holiday spirit by joining us at the ceremony!
Event Date: December 6, 2015
Event Location: Erickson Plaza, Corner of Midland Blvd and Woodson Road.
Event Time: 6 pm.
- For more information or questions about this event, please contact Overland City Hall at 314-428-4321 during normal business hours.
- Pre-Registration is not required and this event is open to the public
There will be hot cocoa, Christmas cookies, and Christmas carols available following the lighting of the tree.
“All Aboard!” Its that time again for you to be the judge on our “Christmas Light Trolley” ride, scouting for the best Christmas Light display in Overland. Tour dates are set for December 10, 11, and 12 with trolleys leaving at various times each night. Space is limited and tickets will go on sale starting November 28, 2015 at 10 am at the Overland Community Center. Please call the Overland Community Center for ticket availability.
- Tickets are $4.50 per person. (Note: Children 5 and under are free as long as they sit on a parents lap)
- Tour Dates & Times: Dec 10th at 6 pm & 7:30 pm, Dec. 11th at 6 pm, 7:30 pm, & 9 pm, and Dec 12th at 5:30 pm, 7 pm, and 8:30 pm.
- For more information, please call the Overland Community Center at 314-428-0490.
- Pre-Registration is required at the Overland Community Center, 9225 Lackland Road
- Pre-Registration starts on November 28, 2015 at 10 am at the Overland Community Center. Sign in Sheet starts at 8 am.
- Ride the Trolley and take part in searching for the best Christmas Light Home Displays in Overland. A stop is made at the Mayor's House half way through tour for delicious treats that are sure to melt in your mouth.
- Space is limited and tickets sell quickly!
Santa is coming back to the City of Overland to have lunch and sing Christmas songs with the children in Overland. His date of arrival is set for December 20th at Noon at WILD ACRES BANQUET HALL, 2500 Ashby Road, Overland, MO 63114. This is a free event for all Overland children. Each child will enjoy partaking in the traditional coloring contest, the creative Christmas craft project, and a pizza lunch with dessert. Santa’s helpers will be there before Santa comes in to visit each child and present them with a small gift for being so good this year. Overland Residents, sign up your children between the ages of 2-10 years old for this fun festive event. Registration starts on December 1st and will conclude on December 1 at 8:30 pm, or until the max limit is registered. Limited to the first 75 children and is exclusive to Overland residents only. (Please note that Occupancy permits may be checked to verify Overland Residency)
- Admission is Free
- Ages: Open to Overland Kids between the ages of 2 - 10 yrs old.
- Event Details: December 20, 2015 at Noon at Wild Acres Banquet Hall, 2500 Ashby Road
- Limited to the first 75 Overland Children who register.
- Our party is filled with crafts, a coloring contest, pizza, Christmas carols, and one last chance to give your wish list to Santa himself in person.
- Pre-Registration is required at the Overland Community Center. (Note: Occupancy permits may be checked to verify Overland Residency.)
- Pre-Registration starts December 1 and will conclude on December 17th, or until the max limit is reached of 75 kids.
Think you have the best Christmas Light Display in Overland? Then enter your house in the Overland Christmas Light Contest and win cash prizes. Only 12 applications will be accepted this year! Applications are available for pick up and must be turned in by Dec.6, 2015. For more Information, please call the Community Center at 314-428-0490.
- Applications available at the Overland Community or online by click here: Christmas Light Display Contest Applicaiton
- Applications will be accepted until December 6, 2016, or until our maximum number is reached.
- Christmas Light Displays will be judged by those riding on the Christmas Light Trolley Tours December 10-12 between the hours of 5 pm - 11 pm.
- Maximum of 12 application will be accepted by the Parks Dept at the Community Center. First Come, First Serve
- Maximum of 8 additional applications will be nominated by the Overland Neighborhood Preservation Committee.
- Previous winners from last year (2014) are not eligible to participate this year.
A full, fabulous day of slots, roulette and cards is scheduled for Overland residents on Thursday January 28, 2016. Join us for a trip to the River City Casino in South City St. Louis and take advantage of round trip transportation, five hours of fun, and a $10 Food Voucher for your restaurant of choice in the casino all for only $15 per person!! The bus will depart from the Overland Community Center, 9225 Lackland Road, at 9:00 a.m. and return around 3:00 p.m. This trip is limited to the first 55 people who sign up at the Overland Community Center. Your name, address, and date of birth will be needed at the time of registration. Plan to tell your friends and join us for a wonderful day at the casino. For more information, contact the Overland Community Center at 314-428-0490.
- Cancellations less than 2 weeks out from the event date will not receive a refund.
- Event Cost includes: Round trip transportation, five hours of fun, and a $10 Food Voucher for your restaurant of choice in the casino
- Event Cost: $15 per person
Event Date: Thursday January 28, 2016. Click here for a copy of the flyer: River City Casino Flyer
- Event Time: Depart Overland Community Center at 9 am and Return to the Center around 3 pm
- For more information, call the Center at 314-428-0490
- Must be 21 yrs of age or older to participate
- Registration is required
- Required Documents: Drivers License is required on the day of the event.
- Required Information: Name, Address, and Date of Birth
- This Event is open to the Pubic
Do you have your New Year’s resolution already picked out? If you want to look lean and muscular, feel full of energy, and increase your endurance then we have the place for you. The Overland Community Center Weight Room is affordable with one annual fee and offers a variety of fitness equipment to keep you on track to achieving your resolution this year. For our new members, your orientation will instruct you on proper usage of each machine and the appropriate etiquette within the facility. You will begin to feel the burn that will set you on your own unique fitness plan in achieving your resolution. Become a member today and start taking advantage of all its benefits.