5 Things to Do in St. Louis this Weekend 9/19 – 9/21

Thursday September 18, 2014

Happy Friday, everyone! Here are five things you’ll want to make sure you do in St. Louis this weekend

Great Forest Park Balloon Glow and Race The Great Forest Park Balloon Race – September 18 – 20 The 42nd annual balloon race kicks off Friday evening with a balloon glow on Central Field, cocktails and dancing. On Saturday, guests will enjoy the race and an array of planned festivities.

Taste of St. Louis – September 19 – 21
The Budweiser Taste of St. Louis celebrates its 10th anniversary this year with a wide array of culinary delights at the Chesterfield Amphitheater . Foodies will enjoy cooking competitions, demonstrations, live music, and a variety of other events.

Urban Chestnut & Schlafly  Oktoberfest 2014South Grand Fall Fest – September 20
The South Grand Business District presents its first Fall Festival. Local artists, musicians, dancers, home brewers, restaurants and shops will all come together to celebrate South Grand. The event runs from 10am to 10pm with events taking place in and around Ritz Park.

Urban Chestnut Oktoberfest St. Louis – September 20 – 21
Urban Chestnut Brewing Company, in conjunction with Schlafly Beer, brings a Munich-style celebration to St. Louis. Attendees can expect German fare, traditional Oktoberfest contests, live music and, of course, beer.

Old Webster Jazz & Blues Festival – September 20
Non-stop jazz and blues music from two stages showcasing St. Louis’ most talented performers plus food and drink from area restaurants. There will also be street entertainers with face-painting, juggling and balloons.

If none of these events are your thing, check our calendar of events for a bunch more. Whatever you do this weekend, I hope you have a great time.

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