5 Things to Do in St. Louis this Weekend 7/19 – 7/21
Happy Friday, everyone! Here are five things you’ll want to make sure you do in St. Louis this weekend.
Celebrate St. Louis NEEDTOBREATHE July 20th
South Carolina alternative and Christian rock band NEEDTOBREATHE joins the lineup of the Celebrate St. Louis Summer Concert Series for the final show on Saturday, July 20. NEEDTOBREATHE formed in 2006 and since then has opened for Taylor Swift on her Speak Now tour and had its latest album The Reckoning debut #6 on the Billboard Top 200 chart. Admission: FREE
Schlafly’s Belgian Beer and Mussel Mania July 19th – 20th
Bring your appetite to Schlafly’s Belgian Beer and Mussel Mania at the Schlafly Tap Room on July 19 and 20. At this annual festival, cold-water mussels are flown in from Penn Cove, WA and paired with Belgian food and beer.
The Muny: Les Miserables July 19th – 21st
The Muny presents one of the most popular musicals of all time, “Les Miserables,” in a show sure to captivate audiences with its famous score and dramatic scenery. Based on the novel by Victor Hugo, the musical set in a France on the edge of revolution tells the story of a convicted criminal’s attempts at redemption. Admission: $12 – $80. You can purchase tickets at muny.org
Sixth Annual Bug Hunt – July 20th – 21st
What creepy, crawly, totally cool creatures are in your backyard? This Saturday and Sunday, explore the amazing world of backyard insects complete with games and a bug hunt in Faust park. Outdoor hunts will begin at 11:30 a.m., 1 p.m. and 2 p.m. Overall event is from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Admission: $6 general, $4 children 3-12
Pet-A-Palooza 2013 July 20th
If your pet’s a rock star, give it the red carpet treatment this Saturday at Purina Farm’s Pet-a-Palooza. The annual event provides a day of fun with your pet where attendees will enjoy one-of-a-kind exhibitions such as Boutique Boulevard, Ruff-Ruff Runway Show, K-9 Agility Arena, Classic Air Dog Diving Competition, Adoption Alley, and much more. Admission is FREE, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
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.