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Free St. Louis Week of November 7

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Free St. Louis Week of November 7 – November 13

Friday November 7

Event: First Fridays

Time: 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Location: Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis

About: A complimentary drink for Young Friends members and above. Cash bar. Enjoy an evening of art, music, and culture the first Friday of every month. DJs and musicians present music in dialogue with the exhibitions, Museum staff lead tours, and the bar and café are open. Museums and galleries throughout Grand Center are free and open the entire evening.

First Fridays

 

Event: Fundred Dollar Bill Drawing Workshop November

Time: 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Location: Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis

 

Event: Attraction Fridays: A Perfect Blend of Happy Hour & Lounge

Time: 4:00 PM – 11:00 PM

Location: Takaya New Asian

 

Event: Music by Mozart, Kodaly & Beethoven

Time: 8:00 PM

Location: Tavern of Fine Arts

About: Although this event is free, the artist would very much appreciate tips!

 

Event: Alison Rolf with Christine Banda & James Nacy

Time: 8:00 PM

Location: Tavern of Fine Arts

About: Although this event is free, the artist would very much appreciate tips!

 

Event: Thomas Jefferson and James Madison: A Visit with the President and Secretary of State

Time: 10:30 AM

Location: Missouri History Museum

About: Bill Barker and Bryan Austin, interpreters from the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, appear as the third President of the United States and his Secretary of State, respectively, to discuss pressing issues of their day, including the creation and ratification of the United States Constitution, the Louisiana Purchase, and westward expansion. Q&A will follow.

 

Event: Storytelling at the Museum – Friendship and Fun

Time: 10:30 AM

Location: Missouri History Museum

 

Saturday November 8

Event: Two Year Anniversary Party with Old Saloon Theme

Time: 7:00 PM – 1:00 AM

Location: The Fortune Teller Bar

About: Dress in old saloon themes and get $6 classic cocktails all night!

Anniversary Party

 

Event: The Cherokee Street Jazz Crawl

Time: 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Location: Cherokee Street

Jazz Crawl

 

Event: Esther

Time: 2:00 PM

Location: Missouri History Museum

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

 

Event: Finding Your Ancestors in Company Employee and Trade Magazines

Time: 10:30 AM

Location: Missouri History Museum

About: Make reservations by calling the Reservations Department at (314) 361-9017 or visiting the link below.

 

Event: Ottoman Underground

Time: 8:00 PM

Location: Tavern of Fine Arts

Ottoman Underground

 

Sunday November 9

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: Jussit-Finnish Male Choir

Time: 3:00 PM

Location: Touhill Performing Arts Center

Jussit-Finnish Choir

 

Event: Études of Chopin with Pianist Mark Laverty

Time: 2:00 PM

Location: Christ Church Cathedral

 

Event: Rope Bite Chapter Meeting

Time: 1:00 PM

Location: Shameless Grounds

 

Event: Trade and Trepidation: The Osage and Spanish St. Louis

Time: 1:00 PM

Location: Missouri History Museum

About: Michael Dickey, site administrator of Arrow Rock State Historic Site, explores the uneasy détente that existed between Spanish officials in St. Louis and the Osage nation, the most powerful native tribe in the southern half of the Louisiana Territory.

 

Event: The Rink, “Rebooted” Film Showing and Discussion

Time: 3:00 PM

Location: This documentary film captures the rollerskating culture of St. Louis and East St. Louis from the 1960s through the 1990s. Q&A with filmmaker Ron “Gee Wiz” Butts follows.

 

Event: Annie Malone Portrait Unveiling

Time: 6:00 PM

Location: Missouri History Museum

About: Learn about self-made multimillionaire Annie Malone and how her legacy plays a major role in St. Louis’s 250th birthday celebration. The highlight of the evening will be the unveiling of the commemorative portrait done by award-winning artist Daniel Hodges.

 

Event: Sunday ShowTunes

Time: 4:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Location: Just John Nightclub

About: Drink specials

 

Event: St. Louis Symphony Musicians with Dan Lee and Patti Wolf

Time: 4:30 PM

Location: 560 Music Center

St. Louis Symphony Musicians

 

Monday November 10

Event: Classical Music Open Stage Night

Time: 7:30 PM

Location: Tavern of Fine Arts

About: A new opportunity for classical musicians and lovers of classical music. Like an "open mic night," minus the mic, dedicated to classical chamber music. Come by yourself or bring your quartet. All ages and skill levels are welcome. They have a 6' grand piano and a few music stands. If you need an accompanist, THEY HAVE ONE! Bring your music and PLAY/SING! The accompanist will be here 7:30 - 9:00 PM.

 

Event: Washington University Concerto and Aria Competition

Time: 5:00 PM

Location: 560 Music Center

About: Join students of the Washington University Department of Music as they compete to solo with the Washington University Symphony in December.

 

Event: The Improv Shop Presents: The Lab

Time: 8:00 PM

Location: The Improv Shop

About: Show intended for adult audiences.

 

Event: Three Stooges Night

Time: 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Location: Schlafly Bottleworks

Three Stooges Night

 

Event: Acoustic Jam Circle

Time: 7:00 PM

Location: Meramec Jack's

 

Tuesday November 11

Event: Open Mic with Kimmy V

Time: 9:00 PM – 1:00 AM

Location: The Shanti

 

Event: Dindi

Time: 8:00 PM

Location: Tavern of Fine Arts

About: Although this event is free, the artist would very much appreciate tips!

 

Event: Esther

Time: 2:00 PM

Location: Missouri History Museum

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

 

Event: Open Mic Night

Time: 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Location: Joe Clark's Bar and Grill

 

Event: History on the Side: The Louisiana Purchase

Time: 12:00 PM

Location: Missouri History Museum

About: This History Channel® production spotlights the signing of the Louisiana Purchase, the product of an unlikely chain of events born of mishap, backroom bargaining, and the whims of a few colorful personalities, which heralded Napoleon’s downfall, the twilight of European dominance in North America, and the U.S.’s rise in power.

 

Event: A Conversation with GM Walter Browne

Time: 6:30 PM

Location: World Chess Hall of Fame

About: Space is limited. RSVP to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

GM Walter Brown

 

Event: Viking Rituals of Life and Death

Time: 7:30 PM

Location: Missouri History Museum

 

Event: Charlie Brennan at the Brew House

Time: 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Location: Budweiser Brew House

About: TO REGISTER, CALL 314-444-1827, AND LEAVE YOUR NAME, TELEPHONE NUMBER AND NUMBER OF RESERVATIONS. (They will begin taking reservations for this event on Nov. 1)

 

Event: Famous Firsts of St. Louis: A Celebration of Facts, Figures, Food & Fun

Time: 10:30 AM

Location: Missouri History Museum

 

Wednesday November 12

Event: Wednesday Nightmares Film Club: All That Jazz

Time: 7:00 PM

Location: The Heavy Anchor

 

Event: State of Black St. Louis – Part II Panel Discussion

Time: 6:30 PM

Location: Missouri History Museum

About: Join the Urban League Young Professionals for a panel discussion on the current state of Black America, with particular focus on St. Louis. Panelists will engage in action-provoking conversations on such topics as economics and education.

 

Event: MHM Book Club

Time: 6:00 PM

Location: Missouri History Museum

About: Reservations are required.

MHM Book Club

 

Event: Kranzberg Jazz Jam Hosted by Bob Deboo

Time: 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Location: Kranzberg Arts Center

About: Open to musicians of all ages and the public!

 

Event: Extra Open Open Mic w/ Host Entertainmetracy

Time: 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Location: Shameless Grounds

 

Thursday November 13

Event: Lily & Madeleine Live at Vintage Vinyl

Time: 4:00 PM

Location: Vintage Vinyl

About: In-store performance and signing.

 

Event: Artist Talk: An Evening with Benjamin Kaplan

Time: 6:30 PM

Location: World Chess Hall of Fame

 

Event: Cortango Orquesta

Time: 8:00 PM

Location: Tavern of Fine Arts

About: Although this event is free, the artist would very much appreciate tips!

 

Event: St. Louis Banjo Club

Time: 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM

Location: 6432 Gravois

 

Event: The Improv Shop Presents Harold Night

Time: 8:00 PM

Location: The Improv Shop

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