7 Things To Do This Weekend: Aug. 10-14
Need something to do this weekend? Look no further.
1/ “Aida: The Musical”
Join The Muny for the musical performance of “Aida.” Set in ancient Egypt, The Muny brings Verdi’s beloved story of ill-fated lovers in ancient Egypt to life with an enchanting performance of Elton John’s soaring melodies, including “Written in the Stars” and “Elaborate Lives,” performed by the stunning Michelle Williams.
2/ 2nd Thursday
Aug. 11, Sept. 8, Oct. 13
Foundry Art Centre
Join St. Charles Riverfront Arts and The Foundry Art Centre every second Thursday of the month for an evening celebrating community art. This free event features family-friendly food and refreshment vendors as well as live music and fun ways to get creative with local artists.
3/ Pins and Needles Fashion Show
Pins and Needles Fashion Show: The Emerging Six designers will compete for a $15,000 prize package during a runway show event that will take place on Aug. 11 at the new STL venue, Majorette.
4/ Secret Show #4: A Pü F3st Benefit
Blogger Weird Culture and online store Living Collective are coming together to raise funds for Pü F3ST to help continue growing the independent music and arts scene in St. Louis. Stop by the secret showcase for special performances by a local artist, exclusive Secret Show #4 prints made by local artists, a bake sale, pop-up shops from local makers and shops and a screening of “The Craft.” The location will be announced the day of the show.
5/ Kiti Choker Pop-Up and Shop
Shop the classic pieces and new collection of Kiti Choker. Head to Mesa Home for Kiti Choker’s very first pop-up shop with a special guest performance by Teszla with DJ Agile One.
6/ “Inherit the Wind”
Insight Theatre Company presents the historic drama “Inherit the Wind.” Written by Jerome Lawrence and Robert Edwin Lee in 1955, this play fictionalizes the Scopes “Monkey” Trial of the 1920s involving the right to teach evolution over creationism in schools.
7/ #BEER Fest
Old Rock House
Head to Old Rock House to celebrate and drink unlimited samples from local breweries. HashtagBEER features six local breweries, including Schlafly Beer, Civil Life Brewing Company, Urban Chestnut Brewing Co, 4 Hands brewing Co, The Modern Brewery and The Old Bakery Beer Company.