Check out the events we are sponsoring...
The best foodie event of the year returns to Union Station – Sauce Magazine's annual Readers' Choice grand tasting party! Enjoy unlimited samples from more than 40 of St. Louis’ top restaurants, bars and shops, as well as music from Analog Thief. Then head lakeside for the after-party and rock out with cocktails and The Jeremiah Johnson Band. Tickets available online.
Picnic In The Park
Join the Friends of Tower Grove Park for an afternoon picnic near the Music Stand Pavilion. Grab your grub from a dozen food trucks like Doughboy’s Wood Fired Pizza and Wayno’s. Sip a pint of Urban Chestnut Brewing Co. beer while the kiddos enjoy a bubble bus, arts and crafts and live music at this free event.
Food Truck Friday
Gather your friends, grab a picnic blanket and head to Tower Grove Park for more than 20 food trucks, including Slide Piece by Tommy Lee, K-Bop Food Truck and The Sweet Divine. Sip local pours from Urban Chestnut Brewing Co., 4 Hands Brewing Co. and Noboleis Vineyards while you enjoy live music from Three Fine Lines. This year, save time and skip the line – buy Speed Passes online.
Central West End Cocktail Party
Raise your glass to celebrate the 100th anniversary of what many consider the first recorded cocktail party. Area establishments like Bar Italia, Brennan’s and The Preston serve up tasty sips and eats at this free family-friendly event.
Food Truck Frenzy
Get your grub on at the Food Truck Frenzy. Enjoy Filipino fare at Guerrilla Street Food, grab a slice at Doughboys Wood Fired Pizza or dress up your dog at Frankly Sausages. Satisfy your sweet tooth with Sarah’s Cake Stop or The Fire & Ice Cream Truck before heading home with a full belly.
Pig & Swig
Dozens of pro and amateur pit masters fire up the grills for an afternoon of smoky, porky goodness. Enjoy tastes from Salt & Smoke, Iron Barley, Doc’s Smokehouse and Beast Craft BBQ, to name a few, then sip on whiskey cocktails. Admission is free; VIP tickets available online.
It’s tiki time at Spirited Sessions. Retreat Gastropub’s Tim Wiggins joins STLBarkeep’s Matt Longueville and Sauce Magazine’s Matt Sorrell to teach the technique behind four unique tropical drinks. Tickets available online.
Bikes & BBQ Festival
Rev your engines for the inaugural Bikes & BBQ Festival. Indulge in barbecue from Pappy’s Smokehouse, Southtown Pub, Sugarfire Smoke House and others. While you snack, check out dozens of motorcycles on display and enjoy music from local artist, Joe Dirt.