7 Things To Do This Weekend: April 13-17
Need something to do this weekend? Look no further.
1/ “The Art of the Matter Gala and Auction”
Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis
This formal gala will be a fun night of drinks, dinner and dancing, as well as an auction of featured artwork.
2/ Opening Reception for “Ellipsis”
Pulitzer Arts Foundation
This group exhibition invites visitors to use all their senses to experience the variation in different works of art.
3/ “Hooking Up With Second City”
Touhill Performing Arts Center
Second City, known for launching the careers of many comedy superstars, comes to St. Louis to celebrate 55 years of laughter.
4/ Food Truck Party at the Plaza
Come for a day of fun at with live music by Joe Dirt and The Dirty Boys Band, 26 food trucks, two beer trucks and games and activities for kids.
5/ The W Party
The Vino Gallery
This event features the three W’s—whiskey, wine and women—as female business owners from St. Louis are brought together for an evening of shopping. Proceeds will go to The Covering House, which provides aid to victims of sex trafficking.
6/ Alternate Reality Pancake Brunch
Regional Arts Commission
Enjoy a pancake brunch inside “Octarrarium” presented by the Regional Arts Commission. The multi-sensory exhibit with large-scale video installation systems, developed by Kevin Harris and Chad Eivins, is both a gallery installation and a platform for sound performance. Every movement and sound made inside the Octarrarium affects the surroundings.
7/ An Evening with Dave Rawlings Machine
Sheldon Concert Hall and Art Galleries
Dave Rawlings and Gillian Welsh bring their musical talent to the Sheldon stage.