Given all the amazing reasons we love Dardenne Prairie, it’s no wonder that Niche.com ranks the City of Dardenne Prairie the #1 Best Places to Raise a Family in St. Charles County. Check it out! These are just some of the many things we love about Dardenne Prairie.
- Dickherber Farms
This wonderful family farm offers youngsters and the young at heart a wonderful adventure. Plan an outing to pet and feed farm animals, explore a corn maze, and enjoy a tractor ride. It’s good, clean (weather dependent) fun the whole family can enjoy together.
- Dardenne Greenway
This amazing 90 acre park is constructed along Dardenne Creek. The Dardenne Greenway offers 5 miles of walking trails, a 15-acre lake, and athletic fields, including a cricket field. The City of Dardenne Prairie developed the Greenway to beautify the surrounding neighborhood and allow homeowners to enjoy the sprawling natural landscape from their own backyards.
- Youth Activity Park
If your family enjoys extreme sports, you’ll want to visit the Youth Activity Park (YAP). This 25-acre park features a state-of-the-art skate course with raps, gaps, hubbas, and more. Indoor features include a 30-foot rock climbing wall, ping pong, air hockey, video gaming area, and a concession stand.
- Awesome Eateries
Foodies love Dardenne Prairie for its tasty array of available local eateries. Choose traditional Chinese, BBQ, Mexican, gourmet sandwiches, Indian, seafood, steak, pizza, burgers, and more. No matter what you crave, restaurants in the City of Dardenne Prairie can satisfy your hunger with scrumptious options everyone will love.
- Quality Wentzville Schools
One of the region’s most desirable school districts, Wentzville School District, serves both Inverness and Cordoba residents. For the 10th consecutive year, the Wentzville school district has scored in the top 13% in state MAP Testing. As the ninth-largest district in the state, Wentzville has 20 schools and employees nearly 2,700 employees to serve its more than 85,000 residents and over 17,400 students. The district contributes it exceptional performance record to its amazing district families, great students, and distinguished employees. Visit district website.
- Abundant Local Parks
Few municipalities pack as many park facilities into its boundaries as the City of Dardenne Prairie. For baseball, softball, food trucks, special events, play dates, concerts, swimming, wellness, fishing, hiking, and more, Dardenne Prairie parks provide an unending assortment of fun and fitness for all.
- Host to 2021 St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway
For all of these reasons and more, Payne Family Homes selected the City of Dardenne and Inverness by Payne Family Homes as the host site for the 2021 St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway.
Inverness is a thoughtfully designed new home community to feature landscaped roundabouts and islands; distinctive monuments, some with pedestrian arches; four lakes; extensive common ground and pocket parks; and a meandering trail system connecting the various enclaves. Plus, homeowners enjoy quick, easy access and a one-year complimentary social membership to Lake Forest Country Club upon building in Inverness. Without a doubt… This all sounds very dreamy!