Category: Events

RELEASE: Summer zoo weekends and Jungle Boogie kick off Friday at the Saint Louis Zoo

Go wild on the weekends at the Saint Louis Zoo May 25 through Sept. 3! On Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, and on Memorial Day and Labor Day, the Zoo is open extended hours from 8 a.m. until 7 p.m. for Prairie Farms Dairy Summer Zoo Weekends. Weekday summer hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday. The Zoo will close at 3 p.m. on Friday, June 15, for the Zoo’s biennial fundraiser, A […]

RELEASE: Cardinals and Budweiser announce $4 ticket offer

Discount tickets available for June games vs. Marlins & Padres The St. Louis Cardinals are proud to team up with Budweiser to present fans with a special discount ticket offer.  On sale now, fans can purchase tickets for just $4 to watch the Cardinals square off against the Miami Marlins on June 5-7 or the San Diego Padres on June 11-13. These specially priced $4 tickets will be available while supplies last.  Tickets are limited […]

RELEASE: 500 Topgolf jobs now available in St. Louis

ST. LOUIS /PRNewswire/ — Global sports entertainment leader Topgolf® today announced hiring plans for its 43rd location, which will open late summer 2018. Approximately 500 new jobs have been posted online at topgolf.com/careers, and MISSION: Ambition auditions begin in three weeks. A Topgolf MISSION: Ambition hiring event is one of the most unique ways one will ever interview for a job. Cloaked in mystery, but full of intrigue, these events are Topgolf’s special way of showcasing […]

RELEASE: Cardinals to honor Bob Gibson with #CompleteGamer pregame ceremony Friday night

The St. Louis Cardinals will honor Hall of Famer Bob Gibson prior to Friday night’s game in a special pregame ceremony as part of the team’s season-long #CompleteGamer fan engagement campaign.  During the ceremony, Gibson will be joined by family, former teammates, team officials and the students and other musicians who created the #CompleteGamer theme song that shares his extraordinary life story.  Fans will also learn more about how they can get involved in the […]

RELEASE: Governor Greitens announces biodiesel funds to be released

Governor Eric Greitens will be speaking at the Carnahan Memorial Garden in Jefferson City Thursday to announce the release of new funds for Missouri’s Biodiesel program. The state will be releasing the $4 million restriction on Biodiesel for Missouri Biodiesel producers and $65,000 for the Office of the Military Advocate. “We’re proud to fight for Missouri’s often-forgotten rural communities and farmers,” Greitens said. “These long-promised funds will help farmers and workers in rural communities across […]

Former student makes stop in St. Louis during bike trip across the U.S. to raise awareness on the educational system

Adrian De La Vega is a man on a multi-mile mission. Two weeks ago, the former student from Indiana University set off on a journey to raise awareness on the educational system with nothing more than a few personal items — and a bike. De La Vega’s trek by way of bike will take him to all 48 state capitals on the U.S. mainland without any escort or shadow vehicle to accompany him. His latest venture […]

RELEASE: 2018 Cardinals Hall of Fame Class announced

Five-time 20-20 member Ray Lankford & two-time All-Star speedster Vince Coleman voted in by fans, 11-year starting pitcher and two-time World Champion Harry “The Cat” Brecheen also to be enshrined. In a television special on FOX Sports Midwest this evening, the St. Louis Cardinals announced that Ray Lankford, Vince Coleman and Harry Brecheen will be inducted into the St. Louis Cardinals Hall of Fame presented by Edward Jones on Saturday, August 18, at FOX Sports Midwest […]

RELEASE: Missouri law enforcement community honors state’s officers who made ultimate sacrifice

Names of 2 officers killed in the line of duty in 2017 are added to Law Enforcement Memorial, along with 2 fallen officers from past years JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Two Missouri police officers and two sheriff’s deputies who died in the line of duty in between 1917 and 2017 were honored today during Missouri’s annual Law Enforcement Memorial Service for those who have paid the ultimate price for their service protecting their fellow Missourians. […]

RELEASE: Saint Louis Zoo chosen as nations “best zoo”

Sea Lion Sound voted “Best Zoo Exhibit” The Saint Louis Zoo was chosen for the second year in a row as the top winner in the “Best Zoo” category of the 10Best Readers’ Choice Awards contest sponsored by USA TODAY. Sea Lion Sound also won “Best Zoo Exhibit” in a separate poll. The Zoo and Sea Lion Sound were among 20 nominated U.S. zoos and zoo exhibits, all accredited by the Association of Zoos and […]

RELEASE: Cardinals 2018 Hall of Fame induction class to be announced Friday on FOX Sports Midwest

The fifth elected St. Louis Cardinals Hall of Fame induction class will be revealed on FOX Sports Midwest in a 30-minute special on Friday, May 4, at 6 p.m. CT. FOX Sports Midwest play-by-play announcer Dan McLaughlin hosts the show, joined by Cardinals President Bill DeWitt III. Fans selected two players for induction from a ballot composed of Vince Coleman, Keith Hernandez, Jason Isringhausen, Ray Lankford, Scott Rolen, Lee Smith and John Tudor. In addition, […]