Laumeier Sculpture Park Free Walking Tours. Photo by Peter Wochniak.
Laumeier Sculpture Park offers free afternoon Walking Tours the first Sunday of each month, May-October. Laumeier tours are interactive and designed to engage participants in the relationship between art and nature. Tours are led by trained Laumeier Docents and last approximately one hour.
Poema Family fly the trapeze.Photo by Rick Purdue.
Nothing signals the arrival of summer in St. Louis like the site of Circus Flora’s red and white Big Top in Grand Center. This summer their newest production, “Time Flies,” will transport circus-goers back in time. Patrons will join graceful aerialists and powerful acrobats on a journey through the fourth dimension. What will they do with this gift of time travel? Where will they go? Will they change history and the course of their lives forever? Get your passport to adventure now at Metrotix.com and find out June 1-25!
Laumeier Sculpture Park 30th Annual Art Fair.Photo by Abby Gillardi.
Laumeier Sculpture Park hosts the 30th Annual Art Fair, presented by Emerson, May 12-14. More than 12,000 patrons attend this annual three-day event on Mother’s Day weekend, featuring local food and beverage vendors, hands-on activities for kids, live music and 150 juried artists from across the country exhibiting work in 10 categories: ceramics, fiber/textiles, glass, jewelry, mixed media, painting, photography/digital, printmaking/drawing, sculpture and wood. Event proceeds support Laumeier’s mission and presentation of sculpture conservation, education programs, temporary exhibitions and public events.
Families can celebrate the start of another great season with the Gateway Grizzlies on opening day Friday, May 12 at GCS Credit Union Ballpark in Sauget, Illinois. In addition to a night of great professional baseball, the game will feature two great giveaways. The first 1,000 fans in the ballpark will take home a foam finger courtesy of longtime partner GCS Credit Union, and a 2017 Grizzlies magnet schedule so you don’t miss a minute of the action!