Wednesday, 17 September 2014 16:26

Free St. Louis Week of September 17

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Free St. Louis Week of September 18 – 24

Friday September 19 – Saturday September 20

Event: The Great Forest Park Balloon Race

Time: Friday: Balloon Glow, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM; Fireworks, 9:15 PM

Saturday: 12:00 PM – 6:30 PM

Location: Forest Park

The Great Forest Park Balloon Race


Friday September 19 – Sunday September 20

Event: Taste of St. Louis

Time: See website for times

Location: Chesterfield Amphitheater in Central Park & Chesterfield Village

Taste of St. Louis


Thursday September 18

Event: Truth & Innocence

Time: 11:00 AM

Location: Mad Art Gallery


Event: StL Fundamentals: City/County Divide

Time: 6:30 PM

Location: Missouri History Museum

About: A series of panel discussions designed to introduce you to the Gateway City’s distinctive culture through both a historical and contemporary lens. Cookies will be provided. Brown bag dinners welcome.


Event: New Collectors Seminar

Time: 6:00 PM

Location: Contemporary Museum of Artist

About: New and potential art collectors are invited to a special panel discussion about the art of collecting. Young Friends members also receive complimentary drinks.

New Collectors Seminar



Time: 7:00 PM

Location: Missouri History Museum


Event: The Improv Shop Presents: Harold Night

Time: 8:00 PM

Location: The Improv Shop (510 N Euclid Ave.)

About: 21+


Event: Free Movies at St. Louis Central Library

Time: 6:30 PM

Location: St. Louis Central Library Downtown


Friday September 19

Event: Third Friday: Glass Pumpkin Extravaganza, Food Trucks, Glass Galore Show & Sale

Time: 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Location: Third Degree Glass Factory


Event: Storytelling at the Museum – Prince and Princess

Time: 10:30 AM

Location: Missouri History Museum


Event: Dine on Dance

Time: 12:00 PM

Location: Market in the Loop (6655 Delmar Blvd.)

Dine on Dance


Event: 2nd Shift Special Tasting and Meet the Brewmaster Event

Time: 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Location: Craft Beer Cellar


Saturday September 20

Event: Tower Grove Farmers Market

Time: 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Location: Tower Grove Park


Event: PXSTL: In the Midwest with Objects

Time: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Location: The Pulitzer Foundation for the Arts

About: This open portrait studio invites members of the public to be photographed with their favorite object. Photographs taken will then be exhibited at the PXSTL site.


Event: CSA Stl Pick-Up #1

Time: 11:00 AM

Location: Old North St. Louis Restoration Group

About: There will be food, fun, and coffee generously donated by La Mancha Coffeehouse. Live music by Elly Herget from the Skekses and Carondellettes.


Event: Annual Mississippi Earthtones Festival

Time: 12:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Location: Riverfront Amphitheater


Event: African American History and Genealogy Workshops

Time: 1:00 PM

Location: Missouri History Museum


Event: Workshop: Urban Gardening

Time: 10:00 AM

Location: Contemporary Art Museum

Urban Gardening Workshop


Sunday September 21

Event: In the Still Epiphany: Films at the Pulitzer

Time: 6:30 PM – 10:30 PM

Location: Cinema St. Louis

In the Still Epiphany


Event: Made with Code Parties at the Saint Louis Science Center

Time: 3:00 PM

Location: St. Louis Science Center

About: Young women, ages 12 to 17, in the St. Louis area will get a basic introduction to coding by attending a Made with Code Party this fall at the Saint Louis Science Center. Funded by Google and Girls Inc., these parties are a collaboration between the University of Missouri-St. Louis and the Saint Louis Science Center.


Event: Eight Continent: A Concert Exploring African Influences in Latin Music

Time: 3:00 PM

Location: Missouri History Museum


Monday September 15

Event: The Improv Shop Presents: The Lab

Time: 8:00 PM

Location: The Improv Shop

About: 21+


Tuesday September 16

Event: In Store: Rise Against

Time: 5:00 PM

Location: Vintage Vinyl

About: Special instore appearance in support of their new album; signing copies of “The Black Market” before their performance that night at the Pageant.


Event: Twilight Tuesdays: Chuck Berry Tribute by the Berry Family

Time: 6:00 PM

Location: Missouri History Museum


Event: St. Louis Symphony Landmark Series

Time: 12:00 PM

Location: St. Louis Art Museum


Event: Screening of a Regular Bouquet and Q&A with Actor Richard Beymer

Time: 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM

Location: Washington University Etta Eiseman Steinberg Auditorium


Wednesday September 17

Event: Sin País Short Film Showing and Panel Discussion

Time: 7:00 PM

Location: Missouri History Museum


Event: Summer Yoga Series

Time: 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Location: Ballpark Village


Event: Panel Discussion: Sustainable Design

Time: 7:00 PM

Location: Contemporary Art Museum