5 Things To Do This Weekend in St. Louis 1/20 – 1/22
Happy Friday! It’s time for another fun-filled weekend in St. Louis. If you are still pulling your plans together for the weekend, here are a few suggestions to help.
Saint Louis Auto Show | January 20 – 22
Check out the newest cars, trucks, and SUVs at the 2017 St. Louis Auto Show. The America‘s Center and The Dome will be filled with more than 500 new vehicles from more than 25 manufacturers. Besides browsing through dozens of new vehicles visitors of the show can also experience three awesome events. They include the amazing skills of Vaughn Gittin and his Monster Energy Nitro Tire Ford Mustang RTR burning rubber, Million Dollar Mile showcasing the most luxurious automobiles on the market and Gateway Kartplex Go Karts where you can get behind the wheel and experience the thrill of high speed, wheel-to-wheel car racing.
An American in Paris | January 20 – 29
An American in Paris is the new Tony Award-winning musical about an American soldier, a mysterious French girl, and an indomitable European city, each yearning for a new beginning in the aftermath of war. Acclaimed director/choreographer and 2015 Tony Award-winner Christopher Wheeldon brings the magic and romance of Paris into perfect harmony with unforgettable songs from George and Ira Gershwin in the show that earned more awards than any other musical in the 2015 season!
Mardi Gras Family Winter Carnival | January 21
This free, family-friendly event will keep the kids busy with bounce houses, story time, fire trucks, and police vehicles. Kids can also check out fun interactive displays provided by local artists and organizations. The whole family can pick out festive crowns, masquerade masks, and face paint to get in the Mardi Gras spirit!
The Lumineers | January 21
Two-time Grammy nominated artist, the Lumineers are embarking on their first ever North American arena tour in 2017 with a stop at the Chaifetz Arena. Internationally acclaimed multi-instrumental, vocalist and songwriter, Andrew Bird and Margaret Glaspy will open on the tour.
Urban Chestnut’s 6th Anniversary: Wolpertinger | January 22
Wolpertinger is Urban Chestnut’s annual beer festival celebrating the spirit and community of St. Louis’ craft brewers. This year’s festival will feature: UCBC special releases, including the anniversary brew, Wolpertinger 2017. This year’s version is a bit different than in years past – it’s darker, more robust, and slightly tart with the addition of raspberries. It’s also been aged for 2 years in Scotch whiskey barrels.
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