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Where to Find the Locals in Arnold, Missouri

Where to Find the Locals in Arnold, Missouri

Learn how to be a local in Arnold, Missouri, with Fischer Homes! This community is just 30 minutes outside of St. Louis, offering a quiet escape combined with plenty of shopping, restaurants, parks, and entertainment. Residents can enjoy ways to get involved in the community through fitness, food, markets, entertainment, and endless recreation. Check out these 10 local favorite spots in Arnold, Missouri!

1. Arnold Farmers Market

Looking to try a new snack and meet some locals? Spend your Saturday morning at the Arnold Farmers Market! Packed with local vendors, you can find fruits, vegetables, a butcher booth, fresh flowers, and anything else you may need to fill your pantry with. The best part about Arnold Farmer's Market is that you always find something new to taste. Vendors typically offer samples you can try before you buy and are rotating products throughout the season, so there's always something new. Spend your Saturday morning supporting local and give it a stop!


2. Marcus Arnold Cinema

Rainy day out or just feeling like sitting back eating popcorn with your feet up? The Marcus Arnold Cinema is the place for you! With heated and reclining seats, a 3-D movie screen, and an enormous amount of concessions, you are sure to have an exceptional time. Stop by on Tuesdays to save some money and beat the crowds. Whether your trip is with friends, kids, or a date night, this theater caters to all movie lovers!


3. South River Yoga

Looking for a fun way to stay active or a community of optimistic people? Find both at South River Yoga! This is a great place for those looking to work on stretching, improving their breathing, getting stronger, or lowering stress levels. Weekly classes are offered for all skill levels, as well as pop-up classes and workshops with more specific focuses. Stop by and try a class today! Before you know it, you'll become a regular. 



In search of a fun sports-bar atmosphere with a family-friendly environment? Syberg's Eating & Drinking Company is the place to be! Best known for its shark tacos, this menu offers classic American dishes, along with a couple of spunky menu items. Whether you order homemade onion rings, Seafood Salad, or Grilled Shark Chunks, you are sure not to leave hungry.

Syberg restaurant

5. Arnold Recreation Center

The Arnold Recreation Center is the perfect way to be in the center of community happenings. Here you can find a walking track, an indoor and outdoor pool, a gym with weight and cardio machines, and rooms for community activities. Did we mention the outdoor pool is complete with water slides and splash pads? This is a summer dream for the kids and offers fun for all ages!

rec center

6. Cliff Cave County Park

Gather friends and family or go for a solo hike at Cliff Cave County Park! You can find both concrete and dirt trails so your walk or run meets your preference. If you're in a hiking mood, venture to the dirt trails and maybe even have to overcome some obstacles to find the beautiful streams, bluffs, and infamous cave. Bring your pets, as this park is pet-friendly so the peace of nature can be enjoyed by all.


7. Cactus Pete's family Fun Center

Cactus Pete's Family Fun Center is the perfect place to spend a rainy day or even host a birthday party. Games are throughout the facility, along with laser tag and endless amounts of fun prizes! The staff is known for being friendly, and the owners go out of their way to make sure each guest has a great time. You can even host fundraisers and corporate events here, making this a spot for all ages. 

cactus pete fun center

8. Kimmswick

The Historic City of Kimmswick, Missouri is a small town nestled a 10-minute car ride from Arnold. Home to one-of-a-kind shops, restaurants, and more, Kimmswick will take you back to the simple days of the 1800s. Several events are hosted here yearly, including the Strawberry Festival, Father's Day Car Show, Apple Butter Festival, Kimmswick Cookie Walk, and more!



City Museum is a must-do for anyone living in the St. Louis area! Tunnels, climbing gyms, and a 50 ft. slide make this a playground for all ages. Whether you spend a couple of hours here or all day, you will not run out of things to do. Caves, treehouses, and a rooftop with an incredible view are just some attractions you will find. The rotating exhibits keep things interesting and keep St. Louis residents coming back. Grab lunch here and spend the day exploring all that City Museum has to offer. 

city museum

10. Lower Meramec Park

Lower Meramec Park truly has it all in terms of outdoor recreation. Wide trails are well-maintained for walking, jogging, skating, biking, or just playing with your dog. There are multiple access points along the river that are perfect for fishing, canoeing, or kayaking. Enjoy a relaxing picnic on a sunny summer afternoon, or incorporate daily walks into your routine. Whichever activity you enjoy most, Lower Meramec provides the space for you to find peace in nature, let the kids run off some energy, or a bit of both.

lower meramec

Discover Living in Henley Woods in Arnold, MO

Surrounded by scenic hills and winding roads, Henley Woods features walking trails, open green space, wooded homesites, and three-car garage options. Minutes from I-55, you will have quick access to an abundance of dining, shopping, and recreation options, including Mastodon State Park and Meramec River. Not to mention, downtown St. Louis is only half of an hour away. Fischer Homes is offering the Maple Street Collection of new homes in Henley Woods. Homesites are going fast! Be sure to talk to a New Home Advisor today about building your dream home in Henley Woods.

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Want to Make Arnold, Missouri Home?

Does Arnold sound like the perfect community for you? If so, Fischer Homes is here to help you! Come visit our brand new Model Home of the Wesley floorplan in Henley Woods to begin building your dream home with Fischer Homes!

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Start Your HOME-BUILDING Journey

Interested in building a home in the Arnold, Missouri area? Visit fischerhomes.com or call us at 314-310-2188 to get started with a New Home Advisor today!

Fischer Homes builds in Northern Kentucky, Cincinnati, Dayton, Columbus, Indianapolis, Atlanta, Louisville, and St. Louis. The Leland floorplan featured above is part of the Masterpiece Collection. This open concept plan boasts a large island kitchen, a bright morning room, and a two-story family room with a stunning wall of windows. Entertainment and privacy perfectly coexist in this new home plan with gracious living spaces and quiet bedroom retreats. Find your perfect new home floorplans in your region here!

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