Five things to do this weekend in St. Louis County

Master gardening and free family days at Laumeier Sculpture Park

12580 Rott Rd., Sunset Hills

Saturday, Aug. 12, join Laumeier’s Master Gardener to learn tips and tricks to keep your garden looking fresh during the hot summer months, including a visit to Laumeier’s gardens for inspiration.

Sunday, Aug. 13, 2 to 4 p.m.

Free Family Days provide families a chance to bond while encouraging observation, imagination, curiosity and creativity. Participants of all ages are given structured activities using a variety of materials to create artwork based on personal experience. Activities are designed to be simple enough for ages 4 and up to enjoy, yet complex enough that more experienced young artists can take their projects to another level. Admission is free.

Families can have fun exploring new media and concepts while finding inspiration among Laumeier’s natural environment, temporary exhibitions and the Permanent Collection. For more information, visit www.laumeier.org.

——————————

Friday extended hours at Grant’s Farm

10501 Gravois Rd., Crestwood

Food trucks, free beer!

Grant’s farm stays open until 8 p.m. Pay to park, walk around the farm and ride the train for free.

Saturday, Aug. 12, World Elephant Day means the farm’s largest residents will be greeting guests and performing (along with their handlers, of course) to educate people about elephants.

——————————

Form a fall bowling league at Tropicana Lanes

7960 Clayton Rd., Richmond Heights

(314) 781-0282

tropicanalanes.com

Tropicana Lanes is putting teams together now of all ages, all skill levels. Beat the heat Friday, $55 for two hours of bowling and five shoe rentals. Saturdays, $65 for the same deal. Also on Saturdays and Sundays, Tropicana Lanes offers an early bird special: $2 per game per person from 10 a.m. to noon.

General Manager Travis Saathoff says when people think of bowling leagues, they tend to think of traditional, competitive and boring. But he says Tropicana Lanes also does social leagues that appeal to a lot of 20-somethings and the college-age crowd.

“It’s a good fall and winter alternative to kickball and softball leagues — sometimes we call those beer leagues, it’s basically the same thing,” Saathoff said. “It’s ten weeks, $10 per person, four-person teams. It’s not a big commitment, in fact, it’s no commitment — if you don’t show up you don’t pay.”

People have a lot of fun and get creative with team names, he said.

“We always keep it family friendly but some people do push the boundaries.”

——————————

Free concerts in the park

4201 Fee Fee Rd., Bridgeton

Abbey Road, a Beatles inspired band, brings the British Invasion to St. Louis County Sunday, Aug. 13. The band plays from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Gentry Park Bandshell.

——————————

RFT United We Brunch – Summer Edition

“There’s no better way to chase away a hangover than brunch with friends,” organizers said. “And Riverfront Times is once again bringing together the best restaurants in town with one mission: unite to cure St. Louis’ hangover. More than just bottomless Bloody Marys and Mimosas — Enjoy screwdrivers, Bellinis, Irish coffee, craft beer and more! Plus, all the best brunch hot spots in the St. Louis area under one roof.”

General admission, $40, gets you unlimited brunch tastings, bottomless Bloody Marys, Mimosas, Bellinis, Screwdrivers and Irish Coffee, as well as a gift bag.

Participants:

  • Boardwalk Waffles & Ice Cream
    Evangeline’s Bistro & Music House
    The Dapper Doughnut – Creve Coeur MO
    Farm To You Market
    Frida’s St. Louis
    Gateway Escape Rooms
    Grove East Provisions
    Hard Rock Cafe St. Louis
    I Love Juice Bar
    Landry’s Seafood
    Larder & Cupboard
    Piccione Pastry
    Pieces: The St. Louis Board Game Bar & Cafe
    PrettiKat Boutique
    RISE Coffee House
    Salume Beddu
    Saucy-One, St. Louis Hot Sauces
    Seed Sprout Spoon
    Sister Cities Cajun and BBQ
    Taco Circus
    Thai 202
    Three Monkeys
    The Tipsy Goat
    Wheelhouse Downtown
    Yo Salsa
    Yolklore

19 thoughts on “Five things to do this weekend in St. Louis County

  1. 안전메이저놀이터( >→mir101.COM 카톡pro9999←< ) 사설바카라 카지노바카라게임 카지노사이트-http://www.mir101.com/ 카지노사이트-http://nave88.com/ 카지노사이트-http://www.mir101.com/ 카지노사이트-http://nave88.com/

  2. 인천축구경기일정《∥》mir101.COM 카톡CoME99《∥》 축구승패 제주축구경기일정 안전놀이터-http://www.mir101.com/ 안전놀이터-http://nave88.com/ 안전놀이터-http://www.mir101.com/ 안전놀이터-http://nave88.com/

  3. Hi, I do believe this is a great blog. I stumbledupon it ;
    ) I may revisit once again since I book marked it.

    Money and freedom is the greatest way to change, may you be rich and continue to
    help others.

  4. I must thank you for the efforts you’ve put in penning this site.
    I am hoping to check out the same high-grade blog posts from you
    in the future as well. In fact, your creative writing abilities has encouraged me to get my own, personal site now ;
    )

  5. Hi to every one, for the reason that I am really keen of reading this blog’s post to be updated on a regular basis.
    It carries fastidious data.

  6. hello there and thank you for your information – I’ve definitely picked up something new
    from right here. I did however expertise a few technical issues using this site,
    since I experienced to reload the website a lot of times previous to I could get it to load properly.
    I had been wondering if your web hosting is OK?
    Not that I’m complaining, but slow loading instances times will sometimes affect your placement in google and
    could damage your high-quality score if advertising and marketing
    with Adwords. Anyway I’m adding this RSS
    to my email and can look out for much more of your respective
    fascinating content. Make sure you update
    this again very soon.

  7. 除皺特點 純度高,效果好 見效迅速,無創無痛 安全精準,表情自然 唯一在臨床有20多年的注射材料,全球超過11000000人使用 適用範圍 魚尾紋、額頭紋、眉間紋、鼻紋和頸部皺紋都可以祛除; 最適合於早期的、不太明顯的皺紋 不須使用任何的鎮靜劑或局部麻醉劑,且Botox除皺治療後可立即繼續進行正常的活動。 Botox除皺可以利用午休時間約診即可,完全不影響工作的安排。BOTOX肉毒桿菌素是一種高度純化的蛋白質,經過注射之後,能夠使導致動態皺紋的肌肉得到放鬆,它能夠阻斷導致肌肉收縮的神經細胞,使面部線條變得平滑並防止新皺紋形成。全球銷量第一品牌 在中國唯一獲得SFDA、FDA批准用於醫療美容的肉毒桿菌素 唯一一個擁有40年安全記錄的肉毒桿菌素 在70個國家獲得批准使用 BOTOX肉毒杆菌素

  8. 【。(保養) 后Whoo 重生秘帖、紅山蔘面膜、黃金底妝組~ 周年慶限定必敗3大超值特惠組!*】 @ 潮流、美妝、消費 創造個人化風格的女性社群 PIXstyleMe 【。(保養) 后Whoo 重生秘帖、紅山蔘面膜、黃金底妝組~ 周年慶限定必敗3大超值特惠組!*】

  9. 規管醫療儀器立法建議亂咁嚟 美容業千人請願 怒吼政府黑白不分 – 香港美容業總會Federation of Beauty Industry (H.K.) (FBIHK) 規管醫療儀器立法建議亂咁嚟 美容業千人請願 怒吼政府黑白不分 – 香港美容業總會Federation of Beauty Industry (H.K.) (FBIHK)

  10. Hey, I think your site might be having browser compatibility
    issues. When I look at your blog in Ie, it looks fine but when opening in Internet Explorer,
    it has some overlapping. I just wanted to give you a quick heads up!
    Other then that, amazing blog!

  11. With havin so much written content do you ever run into any issues of plagorism or copyright infringement?
    My blog has a lot of completely unique content I’ve either authored myself or outsourced but it appears a lot of it
    is popping it up all over the internet without
    my authorization. Do you know any ways to help stop content from being
    stolen? I’d definitely appreciate it.

  12. I absolutely love your blog and find nearly all of your post’s
    to be just what I’m looking for. Would you offer guest writers to write content available for you?
    I wouldn’t mind writing a post or elaborating on a lot of the subjects you write concerning here.
    Again, awesome website!

  13. I simply could not leave your website prior to suggesting that I extremely loved the standard info an individual provide in your
    visitors? Is going to be again frequently in order to check out new posts

  14. I like the valuable info you supply in your articles.
    I will bookmark your blog and check once more right here frequently.
    I’m fairly certain I’ll be informed lots of new stuff right right here!
    Best of luck for the following!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.