5 Things to Do in St. Louis this Weekend 1/3 – 1/5

Friday January 3, 2014

Happy Friday, everyone! Here are five things you’ll want to make sure you do in St. Louis this weekend.

West Side StoryWest Side Story – January 3 – 5
Don’t miss your favorite tunes like “America” and “I feel Pretty.” The classic Tony and Grammy Award-winning musical that has changed theatre forever since its first appearance more than fifty years ago hits the stage at the Fabulous Fox Theatre January 3 – 5.  Don’t miss your favorite tunes like “America” and “I feel Pretty.”

Missouri Botanical Garden Garden Glow – January 3 – 4
Only 1 day left! Experience the Botanical Garden as you never have before at its first ever Garden Glow. Lights transform familiar pathways and iconic garden structures into visual masterpieces for the winter. Also enjoy food (including make-your-own-s’mores!), drink and music as you tour the whimsical paths and iconic garden structures into visual masterpieces for the winter months. Also enjoy food (including make-your-own-s’mores!), drink and music as you tour the whimsical paths.

The Wedding Show – January 4 – 5
Before you say “I Do,” vow to attend The Wedding Show on Sunday at the America’s Center. The Wedding Show takes the stress out of wedding planning – great news, right fellas? With more than 200 exhibits, in just one afternoon “brides to be” will see more wedding businesses than they could visit in a month on their own. Admission: $8St. Louis Blues

Historic Holiday Traditions at the Old Courthouse: 1764 Twelfth Afternoon Ball – January 4
Visitors can enjoy music and dancing from 250 years ago featured. At noon Dennis Stroughmatt et L’Esprit Creole will perform and Deborath Hyland will teach the most popular dances of the mid-18th century. Food historian Suzanne Corbett will present treats common to St. Louis dinner tables during the 1764 holiday season. King’s cake will also be served, and the King and Queen of Mardi Gras will be crowned.

St. Louis Blues vs Columbus Blue Jackets – January 4
On Thursday night the blues shut out the LA Kings at Scottrade 5-0 with two goals scored by TJ Oshi. On Saturday, The St. Louis Blues take on the Columbus Blue Jackets at 7 p.m. at the Scottrade Center.

If none of these events are your thing, check our calendar of events for a bunch more. Whatever you do this weekend, I hope you have a great time.

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