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Free St. Louis Week of October 24

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Free St. Louis Week of October 24 – October 30


Friday, October 24 & Wednesday, October 29

Event: Kathleen Iwasyszyn: Poisoned Apples

Time: 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM (24th), 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM (29th)


Friday October 24

Event: Rawstock: Halloween Edition

Time: 8:00 PM

Location: Melt

About: Washington University Libraries presents RAWSTOCK: Halloween Edition, a FREE screening of the scariest, creepiest, and most disturbing educational films, burlesque acts, and more! Costumes encouraged!


Event: Premiere: The Louisiana Purchase: Making St. Louis, Remaking America

Time: 6:00 PM

Location: Missouri History Museum

About: Enjoy hors d’oeuvres, a cash bar, and special discounts in the Museum Shop throughout the evening.


Event: Nosferatu at the St. Louis Art Museum with Rats & People Motion Picture Orchestra

Time: 8:00 PM

Location: The St. Louis Art Museum



Event: Lifestyle Couples Night

Time: 7:00 PM

Location: Shameless Grounds

About: Swingers - Open Couples - Polyfuckerous Folks - come on in for our special, sexy, flirty non-monogamous Friday Night! We've got Live Music, Drink Specials, Food, and Fun in store for you. We've got some games and ice-breakers to keep the mingle going, and some special prizes that you're not gonna wanna miss.


Event: Storytelling at the Museum – Superhero Standoff

Time: 10:30 AM

Location: Missouri History Museum

About: Stories are recommended for ages 2–5. Adults welcome with children.


Event: Opening Reception: Jiyong Lee

Time: 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Location: Duane Reed Gallery (4729 McPherson Ave)


Event: Opening Reception: Andrew Brandmeyer

Time: 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Location: Duane Reed Gallery (4729 McPherson Ave)


Saturday October 25

Event: Water Taxi Plays at Pomme Cafe and Wine Bar

Time: 8:25 PM – 11:00 PM

Location: Pomme Café & Wine Bar


Event: Stray Rescue Spooktacular

Time: 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Location: 2320 Pine Street

Stray Rescue


Event: Meet the Builders of the Gateway Arch

Time: 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM

Location: Gateway Arch Visitor's Center


Event: Streetcar Stops

Time: 11:30 AM

Location: Missouri History Museum

About: Travel back in time to overhear conversations from the days when St. Louis had streetcars. All aboard!


Event: Teens Make History Play: #NextHashtag

Time: 11:30 AM

Location: Missouri History Museum

About: NextHashtag was written by our Teens Make History Players in response to recent events in Ferguson. It is about the things the teens wish more people understood and about their hopes for the future.


Event: African American and Genealogy Workshops

Time: 1:00 PM

Location: Missouri History Museum

About: Join the African American History and Genealogy Society and notable speakers as they share methods and important findings related to genealogical research.


Event: A Big Bargain or Buyer's Remorse? Making Sense of the Louisiana Purchase

Time: 1:00 PM

Location: Missouri History Museum

About: Join us on opening day of our newest exhibition as Peter Kastor, Washington University, explores the causes and implications of the most remarkable land deal in American history.


Event: Esther

Time: 2:00 PM

Location: Missouri History Museum

For free black women like Esther, the world changed enormously with the Louisiana Purchase. Hear her story.


Event: Halloween Family Day

Time: 10:00 AM

Location: Contemporary Art Museum

Family Day


Event: CWE Halloween

Time: 11:00 AM – 11:00 PM

Location: Central West End

CWE Halloween


Event: Hallo-Wine Party at Augusta Wine

Time: 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Location: Augusta Wine & Beer Garden

 Hallo-Wine Party


Event: Pixel Press Game Jam

Time: 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Location: St. Louis Science Center

About: Join us for a day full of game creation and playing fun! On Saturday, October 25 from 9:30am-3:30pm, Pixel Press is hosting a free game jam for ages 6-14. At the Pixel Press Fall Game Jam, your child will enjoy the experience of creating video games using the Pixel Press Floors app and competing in groups for a number of prizes for best games created, most challenging game, and most creative game.Space is limited, and reservations are required.


Event: Bring Your Pet to the St. Louis Pet Expo on Saturday, October 25th, and Play, Shop, Learn and Adopt with Tons of Exhibitors!

Time: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Location: Saint Charles Convention Center


Sunday October 26

Event: Official Rams Away Game Watch Party

Time: 11:00 AM

Location: Fox Sports Midwest Live!

About: Don't miss the OFFICIAL St. Louis Rams Away Game Watch Party! Catch the Rams take on the Chiefs in the ultimate sports venue featuring over 1,000 inches of TV's, world class sound, and more!Fan's also won't want to miss the Ram's Cheerleaders, Rampage and alumni players.


Event: Between the Covers Book Club

Time: 3:00 PM

Location: Shameless Grounds

About: Between the Covers is an adult and alternative lifestyle book club. The October selection is The Claiming of Sleeping Beauty.
For more info contact: Jermel at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Event: Mollyween Service Industry Night

Time: 7:00 PM – 12:00 AM

Location: Molly's in Soulard

NO COVER ever at Mollys. Must be 21 to attend


Event: The Big, Fat LGBT Everything You Need to Know Show of Shows

Time: 2:30 PM

Location: Missouri History Museum

About: This youth version of the show is followed by a panel discussion with LGBT leaders and youth in St. Louis.


Monday October 27

Event: Homeschool Days – Making St. Louis an American City: The Louisiana Purchase

Time: 10:00 AM

Location: Missouri History Museum

About: Free, but reservations are required; call (314) 984-7777


Event: Pumpkin Carving Party

Time: 6:00 PM

Location: The Fortune Teller Bar

About: Join us for a holiday pumpkin party carving extravaganza on October 27th from 6-10pm. We will have plenty of pumpkins for sale for you to carve as well as carving tools, hot rum and cider, hot gluhwein, and many other tasty treats. Or bring your own pumpkin (BYOP) and carve it by the fire pit with your friends. Booze and carving tools...what could go wrong!

Pupmkin Carving


Tuesday October 28

Event: Open Mic Night

Time: 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Location: Joe Clark's Bar and Grill


Event: The Healthy History-Lovin' Halloween Party

Time: 5:00 PM

Location: Missouri History Museum

About: Put on your costume and get movin’ and groovin’ at the Museum!


Event: A King for the Poor: St. Louis IX's Idea of Jusice

Time: 7:00 PM

Location: Missouri History Museum

About: Dr. Christopher O. Blum, professor of history and philosophy at the Augustine Institute in Denver, offers this look at episodes from the 44-year reign of Louis IX and explores them in light of the concept of the common good defended by his contemporary and sometime dinner guest, St. Thomas Aquinas.


Wednesday October 29

Event: Schlafly Farmers Market

Time: 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Location: Schlafly Bottleworks


Thursday October 30

Event: 2014 Science Spooktacular

Time: 5:00 PM

Location: St. Louis Science Center



Event: Halloween Party!

Time: 7:00 PM

Location: Shameless Grounds