Category «Events»

Printober: Steamroller Printmaking in Des Moines

Saturday October 22nd   Printober commandeered the parking lot at 215 East 3rd Street in Des Moines. From 1pm-4pm artists arrived with intricately carved wood blocks prepared to watch a one-ton steamroller drive over the work. Organizers Catherine Dreiss and Mary Jones were inspired to put on the event after Dreiss attended a similar affair …

Pokemon trainers brave weather for final #LoopLeague event

Friday September 30th, Pokémon trainers from all over the city descended on the Delmar Loop to take advantage of its final #LoopLeague promotion. With 35 plus Poké stops, the Loop is arguably the most Pokémon friendly neighborhood in the city of St. Louis. The added incentive of non-stop lure modules on each of those stops between the hours of 12pm and …

Polar Bear Melting Hearts at Saint Louis Zoo

In recent years there has been a surge in backlash against zoos and animal parks including the film Blackfish and several articles claiming that zoos drive animals crazy and should be abolished. There is rarely a shortage of controversy involving zoos from escaped animals to visitors falling (or climbing) into exhibits but the Saint Louis …

Fair St. Louis 2016 Budweiser Stage Lineup

Fair St. Louis, “America’s Biggest Birthday Party” returns to Forrest Park  July 2nd-4th.  An array of acts grace the Budweiser stage are scheduled with country’s Lee Brice, hip hop artist Flo Rida and rock icon Sammy Hagar punctuating each night. Other acts include New Orleans’ Cowboy Mouth, country duo Locash, and musical comedy band Bobby Bones and the …