What to do in St. Louis; Festivals and Events Spring and Summer 2019

There is always a lot to do in and around the St. Louis area. Here are a few things we found and put together. Please let us know if you know of anything to add or if any of these are changed or wrong. It will be updated so check back any time.

MAY

May 16 Concerts in the Park Thursday 7 – 8 PM US Grant National Historic Site 7400 Grant Rd.

MAY 16 2019 Tennessee Williams Festival St. Louis Thu, 1 – 10 PM The Grandel, 3610 Grandel Square St. Louis, MO

MAY 16 10th Annual Show Me Burlesque Festival Thu, May 16 – Sun, May 19

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MAY 17 Tennessee Williams Festival St Louis 2019 Fri, 7 – 10 PM 3536 Washington Ave St. Louis, MO

MAY 17  MOBOT’s Fest-of-Ale – St. Louis Friday 4344 Shaw BlvdSt. Louis, MO

MAY 18 Tennessee Williams Festival St Louis 2019 Sat, 7 – 10 PM 3536 Washington Ave St. Louis, MO

MAY 18 8th Annual Lupulin CarnivalSat, 1 – 5 PM 4 Hands Brewing Co, 1220 S 8th StSt. Louis, MO

MAY 18 Belle Clair Fairgrounds May Flea MarketSat, 5 AMBelle-Clair Fairgrounds & Expo Center, 2650, 200 S Belt EBelleville, IL

MAY 18 SciFest Saturday Saint Louis Science Center, 5050 Oakland Ave St. Louis, MO

MAY 18 St. Louis Water Lantern Festival 2019 Saturday Brookdale Farms, Inc., 8004 Twin River Rd Eureka, MO

MAY 18 Belle Clair Fairgrounds May Flea MarketSat, 5 AMBelle-Clair Fairgrounds & Expo Center, 2650, 200 S Belt E Belleville, IL

MAY 18 Taste of Maplewood Street Festival Sat, 12 – 8 PM Sutton Blvd Maplewood,

May 19 BRIDE TO BRIDE FLEA MARKET – SAINT LOUIS Sun, 1 – 4 PM Kirkwood Community Center, 111 S Geyer Rd Kirkwood, MO

MAY 19 Tennessee Williams Festival St Louis 2019 Sun, 7 – 10 PM 3536 Washington Ave St. Louis, MO

May 19 Pints & Plants: Spring Edition – A Plant-Based… Sun, 1 – 5 PM Alpha Brewing Company, 4310 Fyler Ave St. Louis, MO

May 24 ST. LOUIS COUNTY GREEK FEST 2019 Fri, May 24 – Mon, May 27 1755 Des Peres Rd St. Louis, MO

MAY 19 2019 Tennessee Williams Festival St. Louis Sun, 1 – 10 PM The Grandel, 3610 Grandel Square St. Louis, MO

MAY 23 St. Louis Senior Olympics Thu, May 23 – Tue, May 28 2 Millstone Campus Dr St. Louis, MO

May 25 St. Louis African Arts Festival

Sat, May 25 – Mon, May 27 World’s Fair Pavilion, 1904 Concourse Dr St. Louis, MO

MAY 30 SPRING MUSIC FEST featuring Jaheim, Monica, Tank… Thu, 7 PM Chaifetz Arena, 1 S Compton Ave St. Louis, MO

May 25 Sat. 2 p.m.-5 p.m. Butch Wax & the Hollywoods Blumenhof Winery, Dutzow, MO

MAY 26 Strawberry FestivalSun, 12:00 AM – 11:59 PMEckert’s Belleville Country Store and Farms, 951 S Green Mt RdBelleville, IL

MAY 26 St. Louis County Greek Fest Sun, 11 AM – 9 PM Assumption Greek Orthodox Church, 1755 Des Peres Rd St. Louis, MO

May 28 Tues- Twilight Tuesdays at Mo History Museum 6 p.m.-8 p.m. music

MAY 29 Shakespeare in the Park: Love’s Labors Lost Wed, 8 PM 5595 Grand Dr St. Louis, MO

MAY 29 Love’s Labors Lost May 29 – Jun 23 Shakespeare Festival St. Louis, 5715 Elizabeth Ave St. Louis, MO

MAY 30 2019 FESTIVAL OF MILES Thursday 1 N Grand Blvd St. Louis, MO

MAY 31 Spring Music Festival Fri, 8 PM. Chaifetz Arena, 1 S Compton Ave. St. Louis, MO

May 31  Laumeier Sculpture Park, Food Truck Fest 5 p.m.-8 p.m.

JUNE

JUN 1 Shakespeare Festival St. Louis: Love’s Labors Lost Sat, 6:30 – 10:00 PM Forest Park, 5595 Grand Dr St. Louis, MO

JUN 1 Green Living Festival Sat, 9 AM – 4 PM Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Blvd St. Louis, MO

JUN 1mGlobal Brew Beer Fest Sat, 11 AM – 6 PM Tilles Park, 9551 Litzsinger Rd St. Louis, MO

JUN 1 LU FEST 2019 Sat, 4 PM Foam, 3359 S Jefferson Ave St. Louis, MO

JUN 2 5th Annual Ginworld Gin Festival St. Louis June 2nd Sun, 12 – 4 PM Mad Art Gallery, 2727 S 12th St St. Louis, MO

JUN 2 Shakespeare Festival St. Louis: Love’s Labors Lost Sun, 6:30 – 10:00 PM Forest Park, 5595 Grand Dr St. Louis, MO

JUN 3 Shakespeare Festival St. Louis: Love’s Labors Lost Mon, 6:30 – 10:00 PM Forest Park, 5595 Grand Dr St. Louis, MO

June 4- 7p.m. Bob Kuban Band Summer Concert at Faust County Park 15181 Olive Blvd. Chesterfield, Mo. 63017

JUN 5 Shakespeare Festival St. Louis: Love’s Labors LostWed, 6:30 – 10:00 PMForest Park, 5595 Grand Dr St. Louis, MO

JUN 7 Dano Spring Festival 2019⎢The Intersection of Art… Fri, 6:00 – 8:15 PM

Saint Louis Art Museum, 1 Fine Arts Dr St. Louis, MO

JUN 7 Webster Arts Fair Fri, Jun 7 – Sun, Jun 9 Webster Arts, 483 E Lockwood Ave Webster Groves, MO

JUN 7 Shakespeare Festival St. Louis: Love’s Labors Lost Fri, 6:30 – 10:00 PM Forest Park, 5595 Grand Dr St. Louis, MO

JUN 8 2019 Metro East Pride Fest Sat, 12 – 10 PM W Main St Illinois

JUN 8 Bob Kuban Band at Joe Clarks in Fenton, 42 Gravois Rd.

JUN 8 Shakespeare Festival St. Louis: Love’s Labors Lost Sat, 6:30 – 10:00 PM Forest Park, 5595 Grand Dr St. Louis, MO

JUN 8 Route 66 Cars & Guitars Festival – Downtown Kirkwood 5 to 11 p.m. with a vintage car show, live music, beer wagon and wine tastings, vendor booths, food, drink and more.  www.kirkwood.org/carsandguitars

JUN 9 Shakespeare Festival St. Louis: Love’s Labors Lost Sun, 6:30 – 10:00 PM Forest Park, 5595 Grand Dr St. Louis, MO

June 11 Tues. 7 p.m-9 p.m. Butch Wax & Hollywoods Faust Park, Chesterfield, MO

JUN 12. Whitaker Music Festival Wed, 7 – 9 PM Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Blvd St. Louis, MO

JUN 15 St Louis Taco Festival at BallPark Village Sat, 1 – 6 PM Ballpark Village St. Louis, 601 Clark Ave St. Louis, MO

JUN 17 1ST ANNUAL JUNETEENTH CELEBRATION & COMEDY FESTIVAL Mon, Jun 17 – Sat

JUN 19 Whitaker Music Festival Wed, 7 – 9 PM Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Blvd St. Louis, MO

JUN 20 Shakespeare Festival – Love’s Labor Lost Thu, 8 PM Forest Park, 5595 Grand Dr St. Louis, MO

Jun 22 Harris-Stowe State University, 3026 Laclede Ave St. Louis, MO

JUN 29 PrideFest 2019Sat, 11 AM – 7 PM Soldiers Memorial Military Museum, 1315 Chestnut St St. Louis, MO

JUN 29 BGHH Summer Block Party Sat, 1 – 5 PM Crown Candy Kitchen, 1401 St Louis Ave St. Louis, MO

JULY

July 1 Lumière Place Casino & Hotels Fireworks Display

In downtown, Lumière Place Casino & Hotels will have a fireworks display in celebration of  Independence Day on Sunday, July 1 at 9:30 p.m.

July 4, 5, 6- Fair St. Louis, Gateway Arch

July 4 . 6 p.m.-9 p.m. Butch Wax  the Hollywoods at Schroeder Park

Fourth of July Celebrations around St. Louis- ExploreStLouis.com
Fair Saint Louis in downtown

The Fourth of July is a great reason to visit our new Gateway Arch Park. Not only will you be among the first to experience the Grand Opening of the new museum on July 3, but you also won’t want to miss all the of the entertainment at Fair Saint Louis! St. Louis’ free Independence Day celebration, Fair Saint Louis (July 4, 6 & 7) returns to the grounds of the Gateway Arch National Park. The festival is three days of festivities featuring entertainment by Jason Derulo, Martina McBride and the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra as well as the Boeing Air Show and a finale of fireworks every night of the fair. You’ll also want to bring the family to the America’s Birthday Parade which also takes place on July 4 in downtown St. Louis.

J.B. Blast

On Tuesday, July 3 at Jefferson Barracks, the U.S. Air Force Band will perform live music at the Veteran’s Memorial Amphitheater and the celebration will conclude with fireworks.

O’Fallon’s Heritage and Freedom Fest

Celebrate July 2-4 in O’Fallon, Mo at the Ozzie Smith Sports Complex with music, a parade, carnival, kids activities, food and fireworks.

St. Charles Riverfest

On July 3-4, celebrate the Fourth in Frontier Park at this two-day festivalwith carnival rides, live music, parade and fireworks near the Missouri River.

Webster Groves Community Days

On July 1-4, visit Webster Groves for a four-day Independence Day celebration featuring a carnival, BBQ, parade and fireworks in Memorial Park.

Coca-Cola®July 4th Fest at Six Flags

Celebrate July 4th at Six Flags (June 30-July 4) with five days of family fun, thrill rides, a dance party and fireworks.

Alton Fireworks Spectacular

This event featuring live entertainment will be held on July 3 at the Alton Amphitheater at Riverfront Park. The fireworks display will begin at 9:15 p.m.

Ellisville Independence Day Festival

Enjoy live music, fireworks and eat your favorite festival foods in Bluebird Park on Wednesday, July 4th from 6 p.m.-10:30 p.m.

Grafton Fireworks

Watch the entertainment and fireworks display at 9 p.m. on Saturday, June 30 in Grafton.

Ferguson Family Fun Festival

A daylong festival on Saturday, June 30 complete with a parade, children’s entertainment, food, music and fireworks at January Wabash Park. 

Kirkwood Community Freedom Festival

On July 4, the festivities will include music, fireworks and food trucks on the Fourth beginning at 7 p.m.

Chesterfield Celebration and Fireworks

On July 4, Lawn chairs and blankets are encouraged in the parking lot of Chesterfield Mall from 6:30-10 p.m. for live music, children’s activities, food and fireworks.

Fireworks in Hazelwood

At White Birch Park, blankets & lawn chairs are encouraged for the fireworks display on July 4th.

JUL 6 STL Americana Fest III Sat, 5 PM 4140 Manchester Ave St. Louis, MO

JUL 10 Whitaker Music Festival Wed, 7 – 9 PM Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Blvd St. Louis, MO

JUL 31 Open Highway Music Festival 2019 Wed, Jul 31 – Sun, Aug 4 Off Broadway, 3509 Lemp Ave St. Louis, MO

JUL 31 Whitaker Music Festival Wed, 7 – 9 PM Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Blvd St. Louis, MO

AUG

Aug. 17  Butch Wax & the Hollywoods with Theo Peoples St. Ferdinand Park, Florissant

Aug. 17 Saturday Happy Together w/ The Turtles, Chuck Negron, Gary Pucket  Family Arena

Aug. 17- Moonlight Ramble Downtown Bike Race. Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased though www.moonlightramble.com.

AUG 24Festival of Nations Sat, Aug 24 – Sun, Aug 25 Tower Grove Park, 4256 Magnolia Ave St. Louis, MO

AUG 30 Big Muddy Blues Festival Fri, 12 AM Laclede’s Landing Neighborhood Association, 710 N 2nd St St. Louis, MO

AUG 31 Japanese Festival Sat, Aug 31 – Sun, Sep 1 4344 Shaw Blvd Louis, MO

SEPT

SEP 6 Saint Louis Art Fair Fri, Sep 6 – Sun, Sep 8 Clayton Clayton, MO

SEP 13Taste of St. LouisFri, Sep 13 – Sun, Sep 15Soldiers Memorial Military Museum, 1315 Chestnut StSt. Louis, MO

SEP 22 STL Square Off Pizza Festival 2019 Sun, 11:30 AM – 6:30 PM Berra Park, 1825 Macklind Ave St. Louis, MO

SEP 27 Strange Folk Festival Fri, Sep 27 – Sun, Sep 29 Carondelet Park, 3900 Holly Hills Blvd St. Louis, MO

 

 

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