5 Things to Do this Weekend in St. Louis 7/31 – 8/2

Wednesday July 29, 2015

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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.

Alien Worlds & Androids – through September 6
Visitors discover what extraterrestrial life may be like through the use of advanced laboratories, telescopes, robots and probes. Nine themed areas demonstrate how new technologies are being implemented to discover if we are alone in the universe. A Mars rover simulator journeys to the Red Planet, while movie icons Iron Man and C-3PO explain the differences between androids and robots, and why the sci-fi future of the movies is coming faster than we think.

The Wedding Show – August 2
Calling all Brides and grooms! This Sunday is The Wedding Show at America’s Center.  In just one afternoon you can see and experience virtually everything you’ll need to make your special day perfect, with over 200 exhibits.  Some of the hottest designer fashions will be on display, including bridal gowns, bridesmaid dresses, tuxedos and exquisite mother-of-the-bride gowns.  So take the stress out of your wedding planning and head to America’s Center for everything you’ll need to create life-long memories!

All That Tap XXIV Concert – August 1
Some of the brightest lights in the tap dance world will sparkle on The Sun Theater stage in All That Tap XXIV Concert.  Up close in the intimate theater, you’ll feel the rhythms thrumming their way into your body and soul.

Budweiser Burger Battle Produced By ALIVE – August 2
Where’s the Beef? You won’t be asking this question at the Budweiser Burger Battle on Sunday, Aug. 2, in Kaufmann Park at the Soldiers’ Memorial.  Produced by ALIVE Magazine, this challenge pits 10 St. Louis chefs against each other in the ultimate burger cook-off where guests can savor up to 10 mini-burgers, wash them down with cold drinks, partake in the Game Zone, enjoy live music and look-on as a distinguished panel of judges decides the winner!

St. Louis Cardinals Baseball Game – July 30 – August 2
Head to the ballpark to see the league-leading Redbirds face the Colorado Rookies. Visit the Cardinals’ website for times and prices. 

For a full list of what’s happening this weekend in and around St. Louis, check out our calendar of eventsAlso, 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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