5 Things To Do in St. Louis This Weekend | February 7 – 9

Friday February 7, 2020

Below are five of the best ways to spend this weekend in St. Louis including the Soulard Mardi Gras Cajun Cook-Off, Dennis Lafata Gateway Bid Classic and more.

Dennis Lafata Gateway Bid Classic | February 8 – 10

More than 80 courts featuring the best volleyball teams around the Midwest descend on America’s Center this weekend to compete in one of the biggest volleyball tournaments in the country.

Soulard Mardi Gras Cajun Cook-Off | February 8

Learn the secrets of Cajun cooking from the best chefs in St. Louis while enjoying complimentary dishes prepared by them. In addition to learning from the professionals, you can also check out the amateur chef scene in St. Louis as they display their skills and compete against other amateur chefs. Everyone who attends gets food, Bud Light and hurricanes.

Cairns Cup | February 7 – 17

This week several of the most elite female chess players in the world converge on the Saint Louis Chess Club for the Cairns Cup. You won’t want to miss any of the excitement as these chess champions compete for $180,000 in prize money.

Whiskey for the Woods | February 8

Warm up this winter with whiskey at Tower Grove Park. Sample all the great whiskeys from Beam Suntory Portfolio, including Maker’s Mark, Knob Creek and some special surprises. Create your own whiskey cocktail with help from STL Barkeep; munch on small bites from Salt + Smoke; and enjoy live music by DJ Alexis Tucci.

Post Malone | February 7

After his debut album Stoney broke the record for the longest time an album has been featured in at the top of Billboard’s R&B and hip-hop charts, Post Malone became a household name with such hits as “Congratulations,” “Rockstar,” and “Sunflower.” See him at Enterprise on February 7.

We hope you enjoy your weekend in St. Louis. Make sure to share your St. Louis photos with us using #ExploreStLouis, you could be featured on our social page. For more events, festivals and things to do in St. Louis, check out our events calendar.

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