St. Louis one of the ‘Most Fun Cities in America’

ST. LOUIS (KPLR) - St. Louisans get more bang for their buck than nearly all other major metropolitan areas in the country.

Personal-finance website WalletHub rated the 150 largest cities in America across a variety of cheap, fun activities and determined St. Louis is one of the 10 "most fun cities."

WalletHub used criteria like: lowest movie prices, most clubs/bars/restaurants per capita, most festivals per capita, most park playgrounds per capita, and highest percentage of the population with walkable park access, among others.

St. Louis achieved a cumulative overall ranking of eighth, joining popular party destinations like Las Vegas, Miami, and New Orleans. For comparative purposes, Denver came in 19th, Chicago placed 81st, and New York City finished 121st overall.