Forest Park Forever! Upcoming Events in St. Louis

Forest Park Forever! Upcoming Events in St. Louis

For those in St. Louis you know that Forest Park is a huge part of our city that plays a vital role. If you are not in St. Louis you should know that Forest Park is one of the largest parks in an urban area in the US at 1,300 acres which is 500 acres larger than New York’s Central Park even. Forest Park Forever is a private, nonprofit organization … Continue Reading →
Petting Zoos in the St. Louis Area

Petting Zoos in the St. Louis Area

This week I thought I would share a few of the fun places in and around St. Louis where you can take the kids to get up close and personal with the animals. I was very lucky growing up to have family who took me to so many of these wonderful places and I have great memories of all of them. As my son was growing up I continued the … Continue Reading →
Where to Watch Fireworks Around St. Louis 2015

Where to Watch Fireworks Around St. Louis 2015

4th of July is almost here and it is time to ooohhhh and aaahhhh over the firework displays. Going to see a display is much safer, and cheaper, than shooting them off yourself. Most of the events for Independence Day around St. Louis have both fireworks and other activities. Some are just one evening, others will last the entire weekend. St. Charles, MO St. Charles Riverfest July 2-4 Frontier Park … Continue Reading →
Food Events Coming Up in St. Louis

Food Events Coming Up in St. Louis

People in St. Louis love their food! We are known for our St. Louis style ribs, toasted ravioli, pork steaks, gooey butter cake, the prosperity sandwich, St. Louis style pizza, the waffle cone, and Provel cheese among many other things. Today I’ve gathered a list of some of the upcoming food related events in St. Louis this summer. Enjoy the good eats! Budweiser Bud & Burgers Championship 2015 July 11, … Continue Reading →
Kids Summer Movie Series Only $2 Wildwood, MO [St. Louis]

Kids Summer Movie Series Only $2 Wildwood, MO [St. Louis]

B&B Wildwood 10 just released their Kids Summer Series lineup for 2015! The series takes place Tuesdays thru Thursdays. The cost is just $2.00 per person or free if you are a Backstage Pass Member! This year’s summer movie lineup: Lego Movie June 9-11 Spongebob 2 June 16-18 Penguins of Madagascar June 23-25 How to Train Your Dragon 2 June 30 – July 2 Night at the Museum 3 July … Continue Reading →
Visit Best Buy to Learn and Win at 4K Ultra HD TV Event

Visit Best Buy to Learn and Win at 4K Ultra HD TV Event

A few years ago when I upgraded from a traditional TV to an HD TV I was blown away with the difference in the picture. Now there is 4K Ultra HD TV which is four times the picture resolution of Full HD TV 1080p. Plus all of the 4K Ultra HD TVs at Best Buy will make your current movies and shows look amazing because of the advanced video processing … Continue Reading →
Upcoming Events in St. Louis

Upcoming Events in St. Louis

For all of my fellow St. Louisans, here are some upcoming events in the area if you are looking for something to do. Also, be sure to check out the St. Louis Free Summer Concert Schedule by Karen Goodman of Arch City Homes. She has been putting together this list of free concerts throughout the area for several years now. Lantern Festival: Magic Reimagined Missouri Botanical Gardens May 23 – … Continue Reading →
Visit the Orchid Show at Missouri Botanical Gardens in St. Louis

Visit the Orchid Show at Missouri Botanical Gardens in St. Louis

One place I have never been in the 44 years I have lived in St. Louis is the Missouri Botanical Gardens. I’m determined to change that very soon and I think the annual Orchid Show will be the perfect time to make my inaugural visit. With the gray and cold weather right now I think the tropical feel and beauty of the orchid show will be a very nice change … Continue Reading →
Purina Beggin’ Pet Parade in St. Louis at Mardi Gras on February 8

Purina Beggin’ Pet Parade in St. Louis at Mardi Gras on February 8

Hey St. Louis pet people! Do you know about the Purina Beggin’ Pet Parade during the Mardi Gras celebration on February 8? This is the 22nd annual parade! Along with the #BegginPetParade there will be free Blue Traveler concert after the parade, games, Weiner dog races and costume contests. For each of the costume winners the winner gets their choice of $1,000 or a St. Louis Cardinals ticket package. Categories … Continue Reading →
Exhibits Ending Soon in St. Louis

Exhibits Ending Soon in St. Louis

Here in St. Louis there are always some amazing exhibits to see. Today I am sharing a few of the current exhibits around town that will be ending soon so be sure to visit them while you still have the chance. Calligraphy in Chinese and Japanese Art St. Louis Art Museum Gallery 225 Thru February 22, 2015 Calligraphy is such a beautiful art form. This exhibit showcases works by two … Continue Reading →