5 Things to Do in St. Louis this Weekend 2/14 – 2/16

Friday February 14, 2014

Happy Friday and Happy 250th St. Louis! Along with the exciting STL250 activities happening throughout St. Louis, here are five things you’ll want to make sure you do in St. Louis this weekend.

Shen Yun – February 14-16
Experience the world’s premier classical Chinese dance company. SHEN YUN. For Chinese, the words evoke a sense of wonder, magic, and the divine. To audiences who have seen it, they recall the experience of a lifetime—a moment so powerfully beautiful it touches the soul. Discover the glory of a fantastically rich culture, that of classical China, brought to life through brilliantly choreographed dance and mesmerizing, all-original orchestral compositions. Magnificently costumed dancers—the world’s elite—move in poetic arrangements that evoke pastoral beauty, imperial drama, and the glory of an ancient civilization. This season, discover what art was meant to be.

 St. Louis Symphony at Powell Hall Concert: Casablanca – February 15-16
Cozy up next to your sweetheart Valentine’s weekend for this screening of the ultimate love story. The 1942 classic film starring Humphrey Bogart and Ingrid Bergman will be played in its entirety with the score performed live by the St. Louis Symphony.  It’s the perfect date night for any couple – Here’s lookin’ at you, Kid!

Capitol Sports Center, Inc. Presidents Weekend Tournament –  February 15-17
Set … Spike This! The America’s Center convention complex will be filled with volleyballs and athletes for Capitol Sports Presidents Weekend and the President’s Day Classic, a spike-tacular tournament that serves up some of the best youth competition in the Midwest. Open to the public.

LASERIUM: The Beatles!  February 15-17
At the Saint Louis Science Center, don’t miss a Cosmic Laser Light Concert performed by a master Laserist conducting a symphony of vibrant laser light set to The Beatles classic songs. This fantastic explosion of immersive sound and the purest of colors, LASERIUM brings an out-of-this-world experience to the Planetarium. Feel free to bring your pillows and blankets. A limited number of floor mats are available.

Professional Bull RidersFebruary 14-16
The Professional Bull Riders elite Built Ford Tough Series (BFTS) heads to St. Louis’ Scottrade Center for its 17th appearance with the Top 35 bull riders in the world and the best bucking bulls in the business. Each rider will face off with a an opponent nearly 100 times their weight in sinewy brawn during 8-second battles where only one athlete will be left standing.



View All