What to Do in St. Louis This Weekend
Is it just us, or did St. Louis sprout a layer of fresh spring green overnight? While we wait patiently for patio season this weekend, head to a landscape-inspired artist talk, a creative yoga class, a local music festival and much more.
Cocktails & Conversation: ‘Art + Landscape STL’ panel discussion
We’d take any excuse to visit the Laumeier Sculpture Park in spring, but add bites, booze and local artists, and we’re there in a flash. Presented in collaboration with the exhibition “Art + Landscape STL” at the Granite City Art and Design District, artists Christopher Carl, Sage Dawson, Meghan Grubb and Allana Ross will discuss the intersection of art and landscape in their work.
When: March 28 from 6-7:30 p.m.
Where: Laumeier Sculpture Park
Yoga + grown-up recess
Play on and off the mat at an hour-long, all-levels yoga class held at City Museum Downtown. Your class ticket includes entry to the museum, so after the flow be sure to grab a cocktail from the bar and explore St. Louis’ most creative playground after dark.
When: March 29 from 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Where: City Museum
St. Louis Sound Project music festival
We can’t wait to dive into St. Louis’ rich musical history with the St. Louis Sound Project this week. You can still catch three of the five nights of the festival, which runs through Saturday. Each concert is dedicated to performers in a different genre, at venues that match the music: Thursday is blues at BB’s Jazz, Blues and Soups; Friday is hip-hop at The Ready Room; and the final night features Americana at Off Broadway.
When: March 28-30
Price: $10 in advance, $13 day of show, $30 for all-access wristband
‘The Unity Movement’
MADCO presents another unique dance experience this weekend at The Touhill Performing Arts Center, located atop a hill on the University of Missouri, St. Louis’ lush campus. MADCO continually pushes the boundaries of dance, and each performance offers new insights and revelations. Their current work “The Unity Movement” brings together the voices of St. Louis’ diverse neighborhoods in a city-wide collaboration with local organizations.
When: March 29-30 at 8 p.m. and March 30 at 2 p.m. (sensory-friendly performance)
Where: The Touhill
Price: $30 evenings and $15 matinee
‘The Rocky Horror Picture Show’
“Rocky Horror” is back this Friday and Saturday nights at the Tivoli Theatre in The Delmar Loop. Audience participation is a must during this classic horror musical—laugh, shout, whoop and sing at the top of your lungs. Don’t forget to dress to the nines.
When: March 29 and 30 at 11:55 p.m.
Where: The Tivoli Theatre
Studio grand opening and garden-forward block party
Earthbound Beer has been cooking up some exciting events lately, like its Vibrance pop-up on March 31. A day earlier, head to the Cherokee Street craft brewery to celebrate the “garden forward”-themed grand opening of a new studio space and retail gallery. Go for the beer, the music, the games, the spring weather and the block party specials from local vendors.
When: March 30 at 11 a.m.
Where: Earthbound Beer
Price: Free entry
Featured image courtesy of Helena Yankovska.