Looking for a few fun things to do this weekend? Here’s a list of some of my favorite events around St. Louis!
Storytelling At the Musuem – May 27
10:30 am – 11:00 pm
Each week the History Museum hosts Storytelling at the Museum. The programs engage young visitors and their families in historic objects and museum settings by using traditional and contemporary storybooks. Children also enjoy a hands-on craft. Each 45-minute session is in the History Clubhouse.
This program is recommended for children ages 2–5. Kids only (adults welcome with children).
This weeks Free event – Trip to the Zoo
Assumption Greek Festival – May 27 – 30
The Greek Festival in Town & Country is a Memorial Day tradition for many St. Louis area families. Thousands of visitors attend the four day festival which features Greek music, dancing, gifts and plenty of authentic Greek food.
FRIDAY, SATURDAY & SUNDAY 11 a.m-9 pm
MONDAY 11 a.m-8 pm
Greek Food & Pastries
Greek Music & Dancers
Assumption Greek Orthodox Church
1755 Des Peres Road
Town & Country
Mid America Chevy Dealers Ribfest – May 27 – 30
The 2016 Mid America Chevy Dealers Ribfest in New Town St. Charles brought to you by Country Financial and The St. Charles Convention and Visitors Bureau is a food/craft/music festival spanning all four days of Memorial Day weekend.
Admission is FREE and the event is family friendly. We have numerous food vendors including national BBQ champions and some of your favorite local joints. Live music is played on two stages throughout the weekend. We have a large childrens’ play area and craft beers for the adults. Plus hundreds of vendors selling a wide variety of goods and services.
Join us for food, family, and friends on Memorial Day Weekend this year!
May 27: 5pm-11pm
May 28-29: 11am-11pm
May 30: 11am-7pm
Go HERE for more information.
St. Louis Zoo – Jungle Boogie – May 27
5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Animal-related kids activities will focus on conservation of endangered species through the Zoo’s WildCare Institute.
Grant’s Farm – Food Trucks At The Farm – May 27
6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Grant’s Farm will be hosting Food Trucks at the Farm Friday, May 27 from 6 PM – 10 PM.
Trucks in attendance will be: Locoz Taco * Slice of the Hill * Cheese Shack * Sarah’s Cake Stop
Parking will be $12 per car with no per person admission. No reservations required.
Go HERE for more information.
Eckerts Memorial Day Festival May 28th – 30th
Eckert’s Orchards in Belleville is celebrating Memorial Day with a three-day festival.
Enjoy outdoor festival foods and live entertainment at this old-fashioned all-American festival. Free wagon rides. Kid’s activities include pony rides, children’s play area, petting farm, carnival rides, and inflatable. Strawberry treats in the bakery, custard shop and restaurant!
Fee charged for some activities.
The festival runs from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
In addition, from 1-3PM, ToysRUs stores will be hosting a Memorial Day Event, which includes a parade with Geoffrey at 1PM. Plus, all children who participate in the parade or a basketball activity will get a FREE pinwheel. You will also be able to snag Good Humor Giant Ice Cream Sandwiches for just 25¢ and enter for a chance to win a FREE bike or a BabyGanics suncare/insect repellent duo pack.