5 Things To Do This Weekend in St. Louis | November 2 – 4
Happy Friday! Here are the five things you won’t want to miss this weekend in St. Louis including St. Louis International Film Festival, Grand reopening of Soldiers Memorial, and more!
St. Louis International Film Festival | November 1 – 11
Movie venues across the region will host hundreds of screenings as part of the St. Louis International Film Festival. Whether you want to keep it local or discover new places, get lost in fiction or revel in reality, the 10-day festival makes it easy to expand your horizons. The difficult part: choosing which films to see. Check out these 15 don’t miss movies during the 2018 International Film Festival.
St. Louis Symphony – Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas | November 2 – 4
The wildly inventive world of Tim Burton’s macabre classic The Nightmare Before Christmas playing on the big screen at Powell Hall. Danny Elfman’s rambunctious, colorful score comes to life as the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra performs the delightfully eccentric score live. Follow Jack Skellington, the Pumpkin King of Halloween Town, on his quest to seize Christmas with the help of some mischievous trick-or-treaters.
The Grand Reopening of Soldiers Memorial | November 3
A St. Louis treasure will reopen November 3 and you’re invited to join in as a weekend long celebration of activities mark the return of the Soldiers Memorial Military Museum. Check out this list of Grand reopening events this weekend.
Blues Traveler | November 2
Blues Traveler emerged in the late ‘80s and are best known for their improvisational live shows and tireless touring, and their breakthrough, multi-platinum selling album four, which earned them a GRAMMY for Best Rock Performance and features hit singles “Run-Around” and “Hook.” This Friday, the Blues Travelers bring their Accelerated Nation Tour to The Pageant in the Delmar Loop.
Into the Beaches | October 28 – November 18
Building on its beloved summer productions in Forest Park and the acclaimed Shakespeare in the Streets program, the Festival now presents its very first season of contemporary American plays by writers in dialogue with Shakespeare, headlined by the regional premiere of Into the Breeches! at the Grandel Theatre. Written by the award-winning playwright of Grounded, which starred Anne Hathaway in its New York run, Into the Breeches! is a hilarious and heartwarming look at the WWII home front and a group of ladies who band together to keep the local theater going with their very own production of Henry V.
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.