What to do in St. Louis this week; Festivals and Events 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.

JULY

Many events found through ExploreStLouis.com

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

JULY 10 TO JULY 20
This summer marks a hallmark first for Saint Louis, America’s Chess Capital, as the Saint Louis Chess Club will host national… Read More 

Rachael Li John Urschel chess

US Chess: 80 Years -Promoting the Royal Game in America

 FREE
JULY 12, 10:00 AM TO 9:00 PM

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A new chess history exhibition, US Chess: 80 Years—Promoting the Royal Game in America, will open at the World Chess Hall of Fame (WCHOF)… Read More 

SLPL NEST _EXPLORE STL run July Newsletter

The NEST Exhibit

 FREE
JULY 12, 10:00 AM TO 9:00 PM

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Have you seen it? A mysterious creature is coming! The NEST is a child-led playscape inviting the community to collectively create a… Read More 

Ziptour hidden valley

Hidden Valley Zip Tour

 $79
JULY 12, 10:00 AM TO 7:00 PM

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The ZipTour features the area’s longest and most scenic ziplines, offering guests unrivaled views of West St. Louis County and an… Read More 

The Pigeon at The Magic House

The Pigeon Comes to St. Louis! A Mo Willems exhibit

 $12
JULY 12, 12:00 PM TO 8:00 PM

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Visit the whimsical world of Mo Willems and his cast of lovable characters, including best friend duo Elephant and Piggie, faithful… Read More 

Golf the Galleries Lollipop Lane

Golf the Galleries

 $6 – $10
JULY 12, 12:00 PM TO 8:00 PM

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This playable, artist-designed, nine-hole mini golf installation will again be situated in the beautiful Sheldon Art Galleries space, and… Read More 

Jungle Boogie

 FREE
JULY 12, 5:00 PM TO 8:00 PM

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All ages can enjoy music on the outdoor stage in the center of the Zoo. In addition to the music, there will be animal-related kid’s… Read More 

2019 Let Them Eat Art

 FREE
JULY 12, 6:00 PM TO 11:00 PM
Take a casual stroll through the streets and shops of Historic Downtown Maplewood on Friday, July 12, from 6-11 p.m. as you enjoy the… Read More 

2019 Art Hill Film Series: Black Panther

 FREE
JULY 12, 6:00 PM TO 11:30 PM
Celebrate 10 years of films, food, and fun with your dream team this summer at the Art Hill Film Series! This year’s free films are… Read More 

Santana’s Supernatural Now Tour

JULY 12, 7:00 PM
Santana’s Supernatural Now Tour featuring the Doobie Brothers comes to the Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre on Friday, July 12. Rock and… Read More 

BB's Jazz, Blues & Soup's in downtown St. Louis.

Leroy Jodie Pierson

JULY 12, 7:00 PM

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BB’s Jazz, Blues and Soups is St. Louis’ Premier Blues… Read More 

St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium

St. Louis Cardinals vs. Arizona Diamondbacks

 $20 – $200
JULY 12, 7:15 PM TO 10:00 PM

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The St. Louis Cardinals vs. the Arizona… Read More 

An Evening with The Avett Brothers

 $50 – $85
JULY 12, 8:00 PM

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THE AVETT BROTHERS made mainstream waves with their 2009 major label debut, I and Love and You, landing at #16 on the Billboard Top 200 and… Read More 

Insight Theatre Company

Insight Theatre Company Presents The Revolutionists

 $20 – $40
JULY 12, 8:00 PM

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Four beautiful, badass women lose their heads in this irreverent, girl-powered comedy set during the French Revolution’s Reign of Terror…. Read More 

Candide – Union Avenue Opera

 $30 – $55
JULY 12, 8:00 PM

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War! Earthquakes! Disease! Very bad things happen to very good people (and plenty of bad ones, too). When young Candide’s marriage… Read More 

The 101st Season of The Muny: Cinderella

 $15 – $105
JULY 12, 8:15 PM

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A magical evening awaits, but we mustn’t be late! This Rodgers and Hammerstein treasure began as one of the most-watched television… Read More 

BB's Jazz, Blues & Soup's in downtown St. Louis.

Brother Jefferson Band

JULY 12, 10:00 PM

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BB’s Jazz, Blues and Soups is St. Louis’ Premier Blues… Read More 

Pompeii

Pompeii: The Exhibition

 FREE – $20
JULY 13, 9:30 AM TO 4:30 PM

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A volcano awakens, a city vanishes.   Relive the catastrophic eruption of Mount Vesuvius and the rediscovery of the Roman city of… Read More 

The Pigeon at The Magic House

The Pigeon Comes to St. Louis! A Mo Willems exhibit

 $12
JULY 13, 9:30 AM TO 5:30 PM

|RECURRING EVENT (SEE ALL)
Visit the whimsical world of Mo Willems and his cast of lovable characters, including best friend duo Elephant and Piggie, faithful… Read More 

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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