ST. LOUIS (KTVI)-Looking for some fun events this weekend? Meteorologist Angela Hutti has some ideas for you and your family.
Weekends on the Web: Saturday & Sunday, June 24-25, 2017
Date: Saturday & Sunday June 24-25 Venue: Soldier's Memorial, Downtown St. Louis
Saturday: 11:00am-9:00pm, Sunday: 11:00am-7:00pm Admission: Free (Suggested donation $5)
Enjoy a weekend packed with entertainment on two stages, hundreds of vendors, a plethora of excellent food options, libations, and fun as well as St. Louis' second largest annual parade, which will take place on Sunday at 12:00pm.
Tower Grove Pride
Date: Saturday, June 24 Venue: Ritz Park, South St. Louis
Time: Noon-8:00pm Admission: Free
Enjoy this festival celebrating LGBTQ pride with food and fun at Hartford and Juniata Streets on South Grand and in Ritz Park. Pets welcome.
Wine and Jazz Festival Chesterfield
Date: Saturday, June 24 Venue: Chesterfield Amphitheater, Chesterfield, MO
Time:3:00pm-10:30pm Admission: FREE
Enjoy a lineup that showcases the best in contemporary, straight-ahead and fusion jazz. Enjoy a variety of wine and great food. Bring your lawn chairs or blanket, but outside food and drink is not allowed. https://www.chesterfieldjazzfestival.com/
Fiesta in Florissant
Date: Saturday & Sunday June 24-25 Venue: Knights of Columbus Park, Florissant, MO
Time: 10:00am-10:00pm, Sunday: 11:00am-8:00pm Admission: Free
The two-day celebration will feature non-stop entertainment with live Latino Bands and Folkloric dancers from various countries including Panama, Colombia, and Mexico. The Quinceanera Fashion Show and the Fiesta Car Show are both on Saturday.
Bikes & BBQ Festival
Date: Saturday, June 24 Venue: Liberty Bank Alton Amphitheater, Alton, IL
Time: 1pm-5pm General admission: Free (VIP $$)
See hundreds of motorcycles on display including exotic and custom bikes. Hear amazing live music from local rockers Joe Dirt and dig into the finest-tasting barbecue prepared by renowned pit masters from around the region.
Old Chain of Rocks Bridge Birthday Bash
Date: Sunday, June 25 Venue: 10950 Riverview Drive, St. Louis, MO
Registration: 7:30am-10am Cost: Members: $11 at event. Nonmembers:$16 at event.
Celebrate the birthday of the Old Chain of Rocks Bridge with a scenic Bicycle Fun Club ride on both sides of the mighty Mississippi River. Return to the bridge for the Birthday Bash featuring cake, live music, beer, and food for purchase.
Date: Sunday, June 25 Venue: St. Louis Regional Airport, Bethalto, IL
Activities start at 5:00pm
Since 2007, Cornerstone Church of Bethalto has hosted this fireworks celebration. The event will include bouncers, games, food trucks, horse rides, and entertainment. The fireworks will start at approximately 9:15 pm.
Fiesta Del Sol
Date: Saturday, June 24 Venue: Central Park, Hannibal, MO
Time: 11:00am-9:00pm Tickets: $15, Children 17 and under are free
Fiesta Del Sol celebrates the summer solstice with Indie music, craft beers, and fantastic food. Live music from a number of groups throughout the day.
Chalk the Loop
Date: Saturday, June 24 Venue: Chuck Berry Statue, Delmar Loop
Time: 9:00am-5:00pm Admission: Free
All ccomplished artists and novices of all ages are welcome to create their own chalk masterpieces on the sidewalks of the Delmar Loop.
Creve Coeur Days
Date: Saturday & Sunday, June 24-25 Venue: De Smet High School, Creve Coeur, MO
Saturday: Noon-11pm, Sunday: Noon-6pm
Festival fun all weekend long. Parade is Sunday at 1pm along New Ballas Road.
St. Louis Cardinals Baseball
Date: Saturday & Sunday, June 24-25 Venue: Busch Stadium
Saturday: 6:15p, Sunday: 7:05pm
St. Louis Cardinals vs. Pittsburgh Pirates
The Muny: Disney’s The Little Mermaid
Date: Saturday & Sunday June 24-25 Venue: The Muny, Forest Park
Showtime: 8:15pm Tickets: Free seats to $95.00
Go “under the sea” in Disney’s classic musical fantasy, The Little Mermaid. One of the most popular animated films in history is now a splendid and magical Broadway musical.
Circus Flora: Time Flies
Date: Saturday & Sunday, June 24-25 Venue: 3511 Samuel Shepard Dr., Grand Center
Saturday: 1p, 7p Sunday: 1p, 5:30p Tickets: $25.00-$50.00
Imagine that you could travel through time. Circus Flora’s all new production will use the timeless art of circus to explore the fabric of time.
Shakespeare Festival: The Winter’s Tale
Date: Saturday & Sunday, June 24-25 Venue: Shakespeare Glen, Forest Park, St. Louis, MO
Time: 8:00pm (6:30pm Green Show) Admission: Free (Donations welcome)
Both tragic and funny, The Winter’s Tale will be the 2017 season main stage production at Shakespeare Festival St. Louis. Bring blankets or chairs and your picnic.
Opera Theatre of Saint Louis
Venue: Loretto-Hilton Center, Webster University
Saturday: Titus 1pm, Madam Butterfly 8pm
Sunday: The Grapes of Wrath – 7:00pm