5 Things To Do in St. Louis This Weekend | May 17 – 19

Wednesday May 15, 2019

Here are the five things you won’t want to miss this weekend in St. Louis including Pompeii at the Saint Louis Science Center, Taste of Maplewood and much more.

Pompeii: The Exhibition | May 17 – November 3

Relive the catastrophic eruption of Mount Vesuvius and the rediscovery of the Roman city of Pompeii with more than 150 authentic artifacts and engaging interactives at the Saint Louis Science Centers newest exhibit.

St. Louis Symphony – Ghostbusters In Concert | May 17

Who ya gonna call? Ghostbusters! A team of scientists become “ghostbusters” and stumble upon a gateway to another dimension, leading to an attempt to save New York from complete destruction. Join as the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra performs Elmer Bernstein’s iconic score live while Ivan Reitman’s comedic masterpiece plays on the big screen.

Taste of Maplewood Street Festival | May 18

For over a decade now, the Taste of Maplewood Street Festival has been bringing together foodies, shoppers, and music lovers to enjoy the bites, sights, and sounds of a city known for everything hip and happening. This event is free to attend. Check out the event website for band info

Lupulin Carnival | May 18

4 Hands Brewing Co.’s Lupulin Carnival, The Greatest Beer Show on Earth, is moving to the Big Top in the Grand Center Arts District! This event is the celebration of the hop and the release of War Hammer Imperial IPA. To celebrate 4 Hands Brewing Co invites a variety of their favorite breweries from across the states to come to share a taste of their favorite beers. This is a day full amazing carnival acts, awesome tunes, carnival fare and LOTS of amazing beers!

Annie Malone May Day Parade | May 19

You’re invited to join in celebrating the beauty of family and friends during the 2019 Annie Malone Family Reunion Weekend featuring the 109th Annie Malone May Day Parade. Parade assembly and other festivities on the grounds of Annie Malone (2612 Annie Malone Drive) to kick off the parade procession to Market Street for start of the 109th May Day Parade. All events are open to the public.

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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