Happy May! Discover a packed calendar of can’t-miss events in May, including Gateway Arch RiverBoat Cruises, U.S. Women’s Soccer, Memorial Day weekend festivities, Blues Stanley Cup Games Schedule and so much more!
London to Vienna to D.C., and finally, St. Louis! The Rachel Whiteread Exhibit is on display at the Saint Louis Art Museum. See more than 90 innovative sculptures, drawings, and photographs from one of the world’s leading contemporary artists.
Get ready for another great season with Twilight Tuesdays, the Missouri History Museum’s popular, free outdoor concert series. Twilight Tuesdays takes place on the front lawn and offers spectacular musical lineups including Kim Massie’s Tribute to Aretha Franklin, Dreamgirls Performed by Willena Vaughn and more. Grab your blankets and lawn chairs, pack your picnic basket, and come hear some terrific music under a beautiful Forest Park sunset.
Comes from away takes you into the heart of the remarkable true story of 7,000 stranded passengers passengers and the small town of Newfoundland that welcomed them. Don’t miss this breathtaking new musical voted Best Musical across North America.
Travel back in time to 79 A.D. when Pompeii flourished as a commercial port and strategic military and trading city and experience the lives of the city’s residents and how they lived, loved, worked and played. Relive the catastrophic eruption of Mount Vesuvius and the rediscovery of the Roman city Pompeii with more than 150 authentic artifacts and engaging interactives when this exhibit comes to the Saint Louis Science Center.
The annual St. Louis County Greek Fest is a Memorial Day weekend tradition. The Greek Fest will feature live Greek music and dancing, a marketplace shopping experience and fantastic Greek food specialties.
Love arts and crafts? Then you won’t want to miss the African Arts Festival. Festival goers can immerse themselves in African-American artifacts, art tours, cultural demos at the Worlds Fair Pavilion in Forest Park.
Like beer, art brings people together. Since 2004, The Schlafly Art Outside: Alternative Art Fair has been hosted at the Bottleworks location in Maplewood featuring one-of-a-kind local art and music.
Eckert’s Orchards in Belleville celebrates Memorial Day with a three-day festival complete with live music and food. There is plenty of fun to be had for the kids at this event, including pony rides, a petting farm, carnival rides and inflatables.
The Blues will be making their first Stanley Cup Final appearance since 1970. Here's the full schedule:
Game 1: Monday, May 27 at 8 p.m EST. (Boston)
Game 2: Wednesday, May 29 at 8 p.m. EST (Boston)
Game 3: Saturday, June 1 at 8 p.m. EST (St. Louis)
Game 4: Monday, June 3 at 8 p.m. EST (St. Louis)
*Game 5: Thursday, June 6 at 8 p.m. EST (Boston)
*Game 6: Sunday, June 9 at 8 p.m. EST (St. Louis)
*Game 7: Wednesday, June 12 at 8 p.m. EST (Boston) *If necessary
For a full list of what’s happening this weekend in and around St. Louis, check out our calendar of events. Also, be sure to share your St. Louis Adventure on Instagram using the hashtag #ExploreStLouis. I hope you have a great weekend.