5 Things To Do This Weekend in St. Louis 1/29 – 1/31

Wednesday January 27, 2016

Happy Friday! It’s time for a 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.

Soulard Mardi Gras – Southern Comfort Taste of Soulard | January 30 – 31
Several of Soulard’s fine establishments offer samples of their signature dishes in this unique, create your own experience event. Attendees are able to stroll through Soulard using the taste tickets from the ticket booklet to sample signature dishes and one taste of Southern Comfort from the participating restaurants and pubs of Soulard.

Soulard Mardi Gras – Beggin Pet Parade | January 31
Mardi Gras goes to the dogs… and cats, fish, livestock and many more animals as pet lovers bring their faithful companions to the annual celebration of pets. The parade steps off at 1:00 p.m. from 12th and Allen with thousands of costumed dogs and their owners parading through Soulard, led by Cardinals pitcher Trevor Rosenthal concluding at Soulard Market Park.  The party continues after the parade, beginning at 2:30 p.m., That 80’s Band will perform

Disney On Ice Presents Treasure Trove | January 28 – 31
Kiddos of all ages will not want to miss any of the spins and twirls as Disney On Ice’s Treasure Trove glides into Scottrade Center with all their favorite princesses, including Ariel, Belle, Cinderella, Jasmine, Aurora, Tiana, Mulan and, of course, the one who started it all, Snow White. And if that’s not enough, plenty of other legendary Disney characters will grace the ice, like Peter Pan, Tinker Bell, Simba, Timon, Alice and the Mad Hatter. So don’t be late for this very important date!

Saint Louis Auto Show | January 28 – 31
Check out the latest models off the assembly lines, as well as classic car displays, concept cars, Eco-friendly events, auto product vendors, drifting, Go Kart Racing more at America’s Center.

Million Dollar Quartet | January 30
On December 4, 1956, Memphis’ Sun Records hosted one of the most profound American musical moments in its history: a jam session featuring Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, and Carl Perkins. This musical tells the story of that night through the artists’ music, including “Sixteen Tons,” “Blue Suede Shoes,” “Walk the Line,” and more. The Tony Award-winning musical will offer two shows at the Peabody Opera House at 2pm followed by a second show at 8 p.m.

For a full list of what’s happening this weekend in and around St. Louis, check out our calendar of eventsAlso, be sure to tag your St. Louis images on Instagram, Twitter or Facebook with #ExploreStLouis, and you may see them on explorestlouis.com/social. I hope you have a great weekend.

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