5 Things To Do This Weekend in St. Louis 8/26 – 8/28

Thursday August 25, 2016

Happy Friday! It’s time for another fun-filled weekend in St. Louis. If you are still pulling your plans together, here are a few suggestions to help make this a memorable weekend.

Festival of Nations | August 27-28

You can quite literally travel around the globe in one weekend right in the middle of St. Louis’ historic Tower Grove Park at the always festive Festival of Nations. From Spanish flamenco to Vietnamese lion dancing, and thundering drums to Irish harps, the festival celebrates the diversity of our community and cultures with over 40 ethnic food booths, entertainment, arts and gifts from around the world.

Science Uncorked | August 27

Looking for a fun night out this Saturday? The Saint Louis Science Center presents Science Uncorked on Saturday from 7-11 p.m. Here’s a chance for you to enjoy a total sensory experience with some of wine-making’s most popular ingredients and learn about the chemistry and science behind the entire winemaking and distilling process. The event features 70+ wines and spirits for sampling, small plates, science demonstrations, live music and more!

Bissinger’s Bourbon and BBQ | August 28

The Caramel Room will host the first annual Bissinger’s, Bourbon + BBQ event. Attendee’s will enjoy an array of unique bourbons, a bevy of tasty treats and bluegrass music as smooth as the sips.

Street Car Super Nationals St. Louis | August 25-26

There’s something for everyone this weekend as Gateway Motorsports Park hosts ‘The Street Car Super Nationals’ Anarchy Under the Arch II’ bringing the best of drag racing to St. Louis. You won’t want to miss this family-friendly event under the lights at one of the top facilities in the country. The show stars the Flying A Motorsports Outlaw Pro Mod class with hopes to shatter the record books with additional classes that are sure to keep you on the edge of your seat!

Luke Bryan and Little Big Town | August 26

Billboard chart-topping country artist Luke Bryan performs at the Hollywood Casino Amphitheater as part of his Kill the Lights tour with special guests Little Big Town and Dustin Lynch.

For a full list of what’s happening this weekend in and around St. Louis, check out our calendar of events. Also, be sure to share your St. Louis Adventure on Instagram using the hashtag #ExploreStLouis.  I hope you have a great weekend.

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