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2016-07-25T21:25:17Z
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VibesStl: The Grand Arts Event

Mon, 07/25/2016 - 4:25pm
VibesStl: The Grand Arts Event is an art/music showcase put together by two local creatives in St. Louis giving local artists a platform to display their talent, held about twice a year-every year. In 3 years it’s grown from 300-400 attendees to now 800-1000 attendees. This will be #5, four of the five have been held on […] 0

Viva Mexico on Cherokee

Tue, 07/19/2016 - 12:59pm
  Celebrate Mexican Independence Day at Cherokee Street Authentic Food Margaritas & Beer Folkloric Dances Live Bands Interested in being a Vendor or Sponsor? Call 314-330-0454 or email us at contact@redlatinastl.com 0

Nebula Block Party

Tue, 07/19/2016 - 12:35pm
    In 2010 we opened our doors as the first coworking space in St. Louis. 6 years later we’re expanding again with the addition of another building and lots improvements at our existing space. Come see what we’ve been working on! Free drinks from Schlafly Beer, live music by SO MANY DYNAMOS (10pm) and Nappy DJ Needles (7:30pm), Byrd & […] 0

Books & Breakfast

Mon, 07/11/2016 - 10:08pm

TOCO Shop STL Celebrates 6 months!

Mon, 07/11/2016 - 9:35pm
Wednesday, July 27th 6-8 @ TOCO Shop STL (2714 Cherokee) Alice in Wonderland themed celebration and fundraiser! Music by the one and only Suzie Cue! Yummy Treats by The Happy Bakery (from O’Fallon, IL) FREE ENTRY! Door Prizes, Raffles, Costume Contest (Wonderland Costumes welcomed, but not required), Free snacks/treats (feel free to bring something savory to […] 0

Benton Park Summer Event Series and Spore Projects Present: Temporal Cities 2nd Annual Blanket Fort Festival

Mon, 07/11/2016 - 9:28pm
Saturday, July 30 at 2 PM – 8 PM @ Benton Park An Interactive Playscape built by neighbors, artists, and YOU!! Featuring: costume contest (7pm), sustainability and wellness workshops, Celestial Theater, produce promenade (sorta like a cakewalk but with produce), Mad Science, sculptures by Artscope kids, Blaqueberry Puppets, yoga with Sergio, Tha Zumba King, Castle of […] 0

Bump & Hustle 4 Year Anniversary this Saturday, July 16th at Blank Space

Mon, 07/11/2016 - 8:13pm
The Bump & Hustle 4 Year Anniversary Party -with special guest- Skeme Richards (Hot Peas & Butta / Philadelphia) -plus resident deejays- DJ MAKossa (Afreaka!) Nappy DJ Needles (KDHX / The Soulition) All vinyl. Funk, soul, boogie, disco, reggae, hip-hop, latin, psychedelic and more. $5 21+ Every third Saturday at Blank Space. Blank Space 2847 Cherokee St. STL, MO Special thanks […] 0

Operation Food Search Free Meals @ Love Bank Park

Mon, 07/11/2016 - 8:12pm
Operation Food Search will begin serving free meals through their mobile Food Truck, at Love Bank Park beginning today, and continuing every week day until August 12th. Monday – Wednesday and Friday 6:05 pm – 6:30pm and Thursday from 5:20 pm – 5:50pm, to children 18 and under. The Summer Food Service Program (SFSP), funded […] 0

Hammonds Books BOOK SALE

Mon, 06/27/2016 - 10:47am
Bi-Annual Book Sale 30% off all books & prints Sunday, July 3, 2016 Or order online over 60,000 titles on our website HAMMONDS BOOKS 1939 Cherokee Street, St. Louis MO 63118 314 323 6389 hammondsbooks@yahoo.com www.hammondsbooks.net . 0

Temporal Cities: Call for Participation

Mon, 06/20/2016 - 11:35am
  Temporal Cities is an collectively built interactive environment erected in a few hours then open to the public in a neighborhood park in St Louis City. We welcome many types of participation from Blanket Fort Constructors to workshops to volunteers and  performances. We believe in wonder, that creativity is intrinsic to human nature. Anyone regardless of level of expertise is encouraged […] 0

Chippewa/Broadway Business Association Quarterly Lunch

Mon, 06/20/2016 - 10:59am
Join the CBBA this Wednesday, June 22nd, at Gooseberries from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. for the Quarterly Lunch. Mention you are with the CBBA and get the discount!!! The lunch is an informal time of discussion and networking. https://www.facebook.com/events/574091346106186/ 0

EVENTS IN BENTON PARK

Mon, 06/20/2016 - 10:12am

Call for artists to participate in 11th annual Open Studios STL

Mon, 06/20/2016 - 9:25am
  Registration open now until July 20, 2016 The Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis is excited to announce its call for artists to participate in the 11th annual Open Studios STL, which will be held October 8-9, 2016. This weekend-long event connects the public to artists’ studios across the city and promotes dialogue about art-making in St. Louis. To […] 0

Swim weather is here! – News from Alderman Specer

Wed, 06/01/2016 - 9:33am
Join us for a free community party First Swim: Marquette Pool this Saturday June 4 noon – 4pm. The Health Department will be offering free health screenings starting at10am and other city services and community outreach will be on hand. There will be free food, free music and lots of other giveaways including gun locks. The 20th Ward is […] 0

Benton Park’s 150th Birthday Bash

Fri, 05/27/2016 - 12:00am
    Benton Park’s 150th Birthday Bash June 25, 2106 * Benton Park (the Park)  Join us in the park for a multistage event to celebrate the 105th Birthday of this great neighborhood! Bridge Stage 11:30am -12:30pm River Kittens 1:00pm -2:00pm Richie Kihlken Band 2:30pm – 3:30pm Leonas 4:00pm – 5:00pm Love Jones the Band 5:30pm – 7:00pm Javier Mendoza-Hobo […] 0

House Shout

Thu, 05/19/2016 - 3:04pm
Event: House Shout Date: Wednesday June 1st (and every 1st Wednesday of the month) Location: Blank Space, 2847 Cherokee Cover: $3 (+$3 for under 21) Description: The House Shout is a monthly party for swing, jazz and blues lovers. Only the best in early jazz and swing for your dancing, drinking, and reminiscing pleasure! stljitterbugs.com 0

Storytime onCherokee Street with Bobby Norfolk

Wed, 05/18/2016 - 11:31am
  It’s story time on Cherokee Street! Bring your kids, bring your kids’ friends, bring your friends’ kids!! Emmy award winning storyteller (of Gator Tales) Bobby Norfolk, will be gracing Cherokee with his family friendly stories on the Saturday afternoon of Memorial Day weekend! This is an outdoor event, so please bring a chari or […] 0

New exhibitions open this Saturday at the compound

Tue, 05/17/2016 - 6:15pm
      This Saturday ___________________________   Jenny Murphy “Paper” Goods Company: Help Wanted  May 21 – June 25, 2017 Opening reception Saturday, May 21, 7-10 PM at fort gondoMartin Brief A May 21 – June 25, 2017 Opening reception Saturday, May 21, 7-10 PM at beverly fort gondo compound for the arts 
is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit arts forum founded […] 0

CINCO DE MAYO FESTIVAL ON CHEROKEE STREET A CELEBRATION OF COMMUNITY AND A FIESTA FOR EVERYONE

Mon, 04/25/2016 - 8:21pm
An annual tradition, with a long history, Cinco De Mayo Festival on Cherokee Street has evolved into a celebration of community and one of the largest and most diverse festivals in the St. Louis area. Established over 15 years ago, the festival is now organized by Cherokee Street Development League 501c3, a nonprofit that seeks […] 0

Couture Show Premiering April 29th

Mon, 04/18/2016 - 10:23am
Bespoke’s Dorothy Jones is collaborating with Victoria Cates, a wonderfully talented beader/embroiderer. Together they’re creating a dozen completely new pieces for a show called Amare Elementorum, a love letter to the natural and organic. Victoria’s embroidery is based on organic shapes from land and sea. The clothes themselves are made from natural fibers, with shapes that echo and […] 0