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Free St. Louis Week of February 6

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 Free St. Louis Week of February 6 – February 12th

 

Friday February 6

Event: Africa World Documentary Film Festival

Time: 9:00 AM

Location: Missouri History Museum

About: Select films submitted by filmmakers throughout the world will be screened to promote the knowledge, life, and culture of the people of Africa. Visit mohistory.org for time listings.

 

Event: Storytelling at the Museum – Cultural Kaleidoscope

Time: 10:30 AM

Location: Missouri History Museum

About: Stories are recommended for ages 2-5.

 

Event: First Fridays

Time: 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Location: Contemporary Art Museum

First Fridays 

 

Event: First Friday: Avengers Assemble

Time: 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Location: Saint Louis Science Center

About: Lecture costs $4-$5, but all other events free.

 Avengers Assemble 

 

Event: Free Wine Tasting

Time: 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM

Location: Vom Fass

 

Event: Cod & Cask Festival 2015

Time: 5:00 PM

Location: Schlafly Tap Room

Cod & Cask Festival

 

Event: First Friday Art Walk

Time: 6:00 PM

Location: 1900 Park

About: Americanized Chinese brush painting by Connie Luebbert.

 

Saturday February 7

Event: Cod & Cask Festival 2015

Time: 5:00 PM

Location: Schlafly Tap Room

Cod & Cask Festival

 

Event: Storytelling at the Museum – Cultural Kaleidoscope

Time: 10:30 AM

Location: Missouri History Museum

About: Stories are recommended for ages 2-5.

 

Event: Polar Plunge

Time: 12:00 PM

Location: Lake Saint Louis Community Association Clubhouse

About: Free to watch!

Polar Plunge

 

Event: Stephanie & Nathan Ruggles: “Tell Me the Truth About Love”

Time: 8:00 PM

Location: Tavern of Fine Arts

Tell Me the Truth About Love

 

Event: Emigrant/Immigrant

Time: 11:30 AM

Location: Missouri History Museum

Emigrant/Immigrant

 

Event: Esther

Time: 2:00 PM

Location: Missouri History Museum

Esther

 

Event: Africa World Documentary Film Festival

Time: 9:00 AM

Location: Missouri History Museum

About: Select films submitted by filmmakers throughout the world will be screened to promote the knowledge, life, and culture of the people of Africa. Visit mohistory.org for time listings.

 

Event: South Grand Saturday Night

Time: 10:00 PM

Location: Night Owl by Tree House (3177 S. Grand)

South Grand Saturday Night

 

Event: Duo Noire Guitar Duo

Time: 6:00 PM

Location: Tavern of Fine Arts

Duo Noire Guitar Duo

 

Sunday February 8

Event: PETsMART Weiner Dog Derby

Time: 2:00 PM

Location: Soulard Market Plaza

About: Free to watch.

 Weiner Dog Derby 

 

Event: Africa World Documentary Film Festival

Time: 9:00 AM

Location: Missouri History Museum

About: Select films submitted by filmmakers throughout the world will be screened to promote the knowledge, life, and culture of the people of Africa. Visit mohistory.org for time listings.

 

Event: The 22nd Annual Beggin' Pet Parade

Time: 10:00 AM

Location: 12th Street and Allen Avenue in Soulard

About: Free to watch.

 Beggin' Pet Parade 

 

Event: Historically Speaking

Time: 12:30 PM

Location: Missouri History Museum

Historically Speaking

 

Event: Dee-1 Meet & Greet

Time: 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Location: Music Record Shop

Dee-1 Meet & Greet

 

Event: 7th Annual National Ice Cream for Breakfast Day

Time: 8:00 AM – 10:00 PM

Location: Serendipity Homemade Ice Cream

About: You have to pay for the ice cream and donuts, but if you wear your pajamas, you get a free Serendipity coffee mug and your choice of coffee, tea, or hot chocolate!

7th Annual National Ice Cream for Breakfast Day

 

Monday February 9

Event: Open Microphone with Host Miles Long

Time: 9:00 PM

Location: Venice Cafe

 

Event: Open Mic Night & Live Stand Up Comedy

Time: 9:00 PM

Location: Hangar 9

Open Mic Night

 

Event: Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum Gallery Talk: Sabine Eckmann

Time: 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Location: Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum

Sabine Eckmann

 

Event: The Improv Shop Presents: The Lab

Time: 8:00 PM

Location: The Improv Shop

About: 21+

 

Event: Classical Music Open Stage

Time: 7:30 PM

Location: Tavern of Fine Arts

Classical Music Open Stage

 

Event: Three Stooges Night

Time: 7:00 PM

Location: Schlafly Bottleworks

Three Stooges Night

 

Event: Barleywine Week

Time: 5:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Location: Flying Saucer Draught Emporium

 Barleywine Week

 

Tuesday February 10

Event: The Competition: Jack Russell Trials

Time: 12:00 PM

Location: Missouri History Museum

About: The Westminster Kennel Club’s annual extravaganza may be better known, but the heart of the dog show circuit is Gray Summit, Missouri, home to Purina Farms. Since 1922, the facility has hosted an incredible array of dog shows, but none of the competitions are as distinctive—or as popular—as the Jack Russell Trials.

 

Event: Veuve Chouteau

Time: 2:00 PM

Location: Missouri History Museum

About: It is August 1803, and word of the Louisiana Purchase has just arrived in St. Louis. Madame Chouteau, St. Louis’s founding mother, is not sure what to make of the news.

 

Event: Bouphonia: Killing Cattle on the Acropolis in Athens

Time: 7:30 PM

Location: Missouri History Museum

About: Jeremy McInerney, University of Pennsylvania, delivers this presentation on the Athenian Bouphonia festival, which served to define the difference between murder (illegitimate) and sacrifice (legitimate).

 

Event: Bubble Boys and Bags

Time: 6:30 PM

Location: Budweiser Brew House

About: Nothing beats watching the St. Louis Blues on a jumbo TV, while challenging your friends to a game of Bubble Boy hockey and sipping on an ice cold Budweiser! Come hang out on the Budweiser Brew House second floor balcony and enjoy bucket specials, Bubble Boy hockey tables and cornhole all night long!

 Bubble Boys and Bags 

 

Event: Open Mic Tuesdays with Kimmy V.

Time: 9:00 PM

Location: 1860 Saloon

 

Event: Dollar Night & Karaoke

Time: 9:00 PM

Location: Hangar 9

About: Drink specials

 

Event: Open Mic Night

Time: 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Location: Joe Clark's Bar and Grill

 

Event: An Evening of Chamber Music with Musicians of the Saint Louis Symphony

Time: 8:00 PM

Location: Tavern of Fine Arts

An Evening of Chamber Music

 

Wednesday February 11

Event: The 1904 St. Louis World's Fair: Yesterday and Today Screening

Time: 7:00 PM

Location: Missouri History Museum

About: The stunning images in this video, captured by St. Louisan Father Bernard Wilkins, show the grandeur and scope of the 1904 World’s Fair. Various vistas of the fair “blend” into contemporary videos of Forest Park, portraying truly amazing effects.

Presented in conjunction with the East-West Gateway Council of Governments

 

Event: Wednesday Nightmares Film Club: Dead Alive

Time: 8:00 PM

Location: The Heavy Anchor

 

Event: Extra Open Open Mic Hosted by Entertainmetracy

Time: 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Location: Shameless Grounds

 

Thursday February 12

Event: The Improv Shop Presents: Harold Night

Time: 8:00 PM

Location: The Improv Shop

About: Show intended for adult audiences.

 

Event: Dindi

Time: 8:00 PM

Location: Tavern of Fine Arts

About: Artists appreciate tips.

 

Event: Picasso's Open Mic – Hosted by Rick Gray

Time: 8:00 PM

Location: Picasso's Coffeehouse

 

Event: Rawstock Valentine's Day Edition

Time: 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Location: Melt

About: Washington University Libraries presents RAWSTOCK: Valentine's Day Edition, a FREE screening of the most romantic educational films about venereal disease, puberty, and mimes. Perfect for awkward first dates! Featuring Rawstock Bingo, valentines, and prizes! Embittered singles are encouraged to attend.

Rawstock Valentine's Day Edition

 

Event: Untapped Networking Happy Hour

Time: 5:00 PM

Location: Budweiser Brew House

Untapped Networking

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