Explorer Series

The Explorer Series, curated by the St. Louis Civic Pride Foundation, showcases and amplifies many of the great aspects of our community and presents them in an entertaining and engaging fashion. This series of networking and educational events takes place six times a year, providing our hosts with an opportunity to brief attendees on their organizations while encouraging participants to help spread the word!

Explorer Series

The 2023 lineup features the following, with more dates coming soon:

Clementines Explorer SeriesClementine’s Naughty and Nice Creamery
August 1 from 4:30 to 6 p.m.
Visit the new home of Clementine’s Naughty and Nice Creamery, located on the former site of the Fox River Dairy. The 25,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art production facility features a bakery, an expanded product line and capacity and increased economic opportunity in North St. Louis.
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Holocaust Museum Explorer Series EventSt. Louis Kaplan Feldman Holocaust Museum
November TBD
After a two-year renovation and expansion, the world-class institution features a brand-new permanent Holocaust exhibition, 224 seat auditorium, special exhibit gallery, archives and reading room. It also includes a one-of-a-kind Impact Lab, where visitors have the opportunity to consider contemporary events and issues through the lens of the Holocaust.

Previous Events


Grants Farm Explorer-SeriesGrant’s Farm
June 1 from 4:30 to 6 p.m.
Grant’s Farm has been part of the Saint Louis landscape and in the Busch family for 120 years! We invite you to come celebrate with us and hear from those setting the course for the future and learn about the many special anniversary activities taking place throughout the year!


Explorer Series Armory ExplorerThe Armory
February 22 from 4:30 to 6 p.m.
Join us as we kick off the 2023 Explorer Series at St. Louis’ newest entertainment venue, The Armory. With 250,000 square feet of space – including a two-story slide, towering video screens and dozens of games – The Armory is one of the most eclectic indoor entertainment attractions in St. Louis.
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Explorer SeriesThird Degree Glass Factory
April 21 from 4:30 to 6 p.m.
Third Degree Glass Factory gives St. Louis Explorers an opportunity to discover the energy and beauty of glass in its many stages. Founded in 2002 by Douglas Auer and Jim McKelvey, Third Degree Glass Factory now anchors a creative district along Delmar Blvd., which includes MADE Makerspace, Magic House MADE for Kids and Craft Alliance.
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Kirkwood Performing Arts CenterWatch the Recap Video

World Wide Technology RacewayWatch the Recap Video

National Blues MuseumWatch the Recap Video

CITYPARK Stadium  Watch the Recap Video

If you would like to host an Explorer event, please contact Brian Hall at bhall@explorestlouis.com.

We are proud to serve beer from 4 Hands Brewing Co. and cocktails from 1220 Spirits at Explorer events.

Explorer Series 4 hands brewery                  Explorer Series 1220 Spirits