Find out where you can enjoy first-rate performances in Kirkwood.
Tuesday, May 7, 2013
Thursday, May 31, 2012
Starting Saturday, June 2nd, the Kirkwood Farmers’ Markets will feature live music starting at 10 a.m..
This Saturday, early Kirkwood Farmers’ Market shoppers will have a chance to shop to the tune of folk music with the band Salt of the Earth, a St. Louis-based folk band. The concert is part of the farmers’ market Tunes at Ten series, which will showcase three different bands playing their music live on select Saturday mornings. Click on the YouTube video to listen to this weekend’s band. The schedule for the bands is as follows: June 2-Salt of the Earth June 9-UJ and the Downhome Blues Band June 30-Maple Jam Band July 14-UJ and the Downhome Blues Band July 21-Maple Jam Band Aug. 4-UJ and the Downhome Blues Band Aug 18-Salt of the Earth Aug 25-Maple Jam Band Sept. 15-UJ and the Downhome Blues Band
Friday, February 10, 2012
The country band promises to get the party started Friday night at our favorite brewery. Cover's only $5.
The Rough Ryders will take the Kirkwood Station Brewing Company stage Friday night at 9 p.m. It's a can't miss for country fans, and cover's only $5. Russ Kasper, Melissa Horine, Jamie Johns, Keith Barton, Derek Johnson and Travis Scroggins comprise the band that has opened for a host of notable country performers. Check out the band's song list and click the video to see what the Rough Ryders bring to the stage. On Saturday, classic rock band St. Louis Drive Band will play at Kirkwood Station Brewing Company for Paint the Town PINK, a benfit for Riverview Gardens Class of ‘79 graduate Teri Grippi. Show starts at 9 p.m. and cover's $5. Donations will be accepted for Grippi's fund. On Sunday, the brewery will hold a special benefit for the …
Thursday, September 8, 2011
The duo will perform Thursday night as part of the Downtown Kirkwood Downtown Summer Concert Series.
Ben and Jimmy Acoustic will perform at Kirkwood Station Plaza Thursday at 6:30 p.m. Members: Ben Cochran and Jimmy Rohlfing Website: Their Facebook page has upcoming events and photos Genre: “We play anything from The Beatles and Elvis Presley all the way up to more recent Sick Puppies and Breaking Benjamin and everything in between, but if we had to be narrowed down we’d be KSHE Classic Rock,” Ben said. History: “Me and Jim met each other in high school and we kind of ran in the same circles. We started playing in bands together probably 15 years ago or so, and we played in a few different bands. Now it’s down to this and it’s easier and a lot more fun for us I guess. I play the acoustic and he plays the electric and we just broke it …
Friday, July 15, 2011
There's something for everyone at Saturday's Downtown Kirkwood Sidewalk Sale and Farmers' Market Peach Festival.
A host of fun-filled activities are in store for Saturday's Farmers' Market Peach Festival and Downtown Kirkwood's Sidewalk Sale. In addition to peach samples galore from farmers' market vendors, the day also will feature funky Chicago-style blues from "UJ" and the Down Home Blues Band and the unveiling of a sculpture donated to Kirkwood by local artist Brother Mel Meyer S.M. of the Marianist Galleries. The farmers' market also is the registration point for Kirkwood Farmers' Market Bike Ride, a free 20-mile trek, mostly along Grant's trail. Schedule of Events: Click here to see a list of business' participating in the Sidewalk Sale. Two of the businesses have been featured in our Fashion Friday:
Sunday, July 3, 2011
Check out Jumbo Shrimp before they play at Webster Groves Action Park for Community Days at 7 p.m. on Monday, July 4.
Name: Jumbo Shrimp. "I was driving to work one day, and it came down from God, I believe," guitarist Mike "Al Fresco" McEnery joked. "It represents humor. It represents one of the main foods of all the areas we represent, New Orleans and Cajun music down to Key West and beach music and on down to Jamaica. I'd think you'd eat a lot of shrimp in all those places, and I thought it'd be catchy." Current Location: St. Louis Website: http://www.jshrimp.com Members: Jumbo Mojo (bass), Giacamo Findo (keyboards/accoridan), Coco Nutte (violin), Gonzo (percussion) and McEnery (guitar). Description: "We are America's favorite party band," McEnery said. "We are five brave souls bringing Margaritaville to the Midwest." Influences: Music from the …
Thursday, May 26, 2011
Here's a roundup of what's going on in and around Kirkwood and Webster Groves this Memorial Day weekend.
The Rhythm Rockers take the stage at Graham's Grill in Kirkwood at 8:30 p.m. Saturday. The band serves up feel good dance music from the past 50 years with an authentic, groovin' rhythm and blues style. Cover charge is $3 for individuals, $5 for couples. Kirkwood's Recreation Station Aquatic Center opens Saturday! The award-winning facility has everything from a lazy river, aquatic playground and lanes to swim laps. The pool is open noon-7:30 p.m. during the week, 10 a.m. - 7 p.m. on the weekends and 10 a.m. - 6 p.m. on holidays. Daily fee is $4 for residents and $6 for a non-resident guest. The Mike Renick Band will play college rock, originals and covers at Llywelyn's Pub in Webster Groves Friday. Doors open at 9 p.m. Cover is $5, 21+. …
Thursday, April 14, 2011
Spring is here with fresh happenings around town. Come on out!
1. THURTENE CARNIVAL Where/When: Washington University, Skinker Blvd. and Forest Park Parkway; 4-8 p.m. Friday, 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Why Go: Fun times! It's the largest and oldest student-run carnival in the United States. Highlights are the amusement rides, food and student performances. Pricing: Free admission 2. REPEAL OF PROHIBITION BEER FESTIVAL Where/When: Schlafly Bottleworks, 7260 Southwest Ave., Maplewood; noon-5 p.m. Saturday. Why Go: Celebrate the anniversary of the end of prohibition. A sampling of more than 30 beer styles will be featured with musical entertainment by Swing DeVille. Pricing: $25 in advance, $30 day of event 3. HEALTHY KIDS DAY Where/When: Mid-County Family YMCA, 1900 Urban Dr., Brentwood; 10 a.m…
Friday, April 8, 2011
Here's a roundup of what's going on in and around Kirkwood and Webster Groves this weekend.
It's Friday, and you've got no idea what you'll do for the weekend. Kirkwood-Webster Groves Patch has you covered. 1. DAVID'S GUITAR LOFT ALL-STARS Where/When: Highway 61 Roadhouse, 34 South Old Orchard Avenue, Webster Groves, Saturday, 8:30 p.m. - 12:30 a.m. Why Go: The show will feature a host of talented local musicians performing a variety of musical styles. Support local music and remember why the electric guitar was responsible for the birth of rock 'n' roll. Pricing: $5 2. YOU'RE A GOOD MAN CHARLIE BROWN Where/When: Robert G. Reim Theater, 111 S. Geyer Rd., Kirkwood; Friday and Saturday, 7 p.m. Why Go: Young ones and adults will get a kick out of seeing beloved Peanuts characters come to life. Plus, the musical comedy boasts a …
Thursday, February 24, 2011
This healthy living expo will offer nutritious food samples, wine and beer tastings, and more.
St. Louis' own The Healthy Planet magazine will host its 21st Natural Living Expo at the Webster Groves Recreation Center Sunday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The popular event will feature more than 70 booths and exhibits that will offer a variety of healthy and natural products for attendees to enjoy. For the health enthusiasts, numerous product samples will be available from Whole Foods Market, Sappington Farmers' Market, Schlafly Beer and more. The event also will feature live music. The first 100 paid visitors will receive free passes to the Missouri Botanical Garden. Not to be outdone, Dierbergs and Schnucks will give away reusable totes to the first 300 visitors, so be sure to arrive early! Admission to the event is $8 for adults, and free…