Explore local food vendors at a farmers' market festival, celebrate Dad with barbecue and brews or enjoy sweets in the Loop.
"Drink in the art every Thursday and Friday evening at CAM! CAM’s bar features summery cocktails, white wine and rosé, and local brews. Plus, all summer-long enjoy a complimentary beer courtesy of Urban Chestnut Brewing Co. during Drink in Art by claiming a drink ticket at the front desk." From 5 to 8pm.
"Come feast on over 10 seperate Crab inspired specialty dishes from our group of chefs as we welcome back everything Crab! The Festival is Free to attend just like you were stopping into the BOB to grab dinner any other night, except it will have the special Crab Fest menu available while it lasts! (Menu will be available shortly so STAY TUNED!) You can make a preferred seating (see www.broadwayoysterbar.com for more info) which can cut down on your wait time by calling 314-621-8811 during our normal buisness hours and talking with a manager. Walk-Ins are more than welcome as we only allocate 30% of our tables to preferred seating." Friday from 5 to 11pm and Saturday from noon to 11pm or sold out.
"Our biggest event of the year, featuring 130 local vendors and the best of the region's crafted food. Admission is FREE." From 8am to 3pm.
"At the St. Louis Taco Festival, you’ll get the chance to try a variety of tacos for just $3 each. This is a Taco Lovers dream come true! Several of the area's best restaurants, food trucks, and eateries will be on hand to serve up an amazing variety of mouth watering tacos & other related food items - Mexican corn, churritos, churros, tamales, nachos & more! There will be bars and beverage stations serving margaritas, tequila flights, ice cold beer, water, soda & more. Beverages will be cash or credit but all food items will work on a voucher system. Vouchers will be available for purchase at stations located throughout the festival grounds. Additional vendors will be on hand to sell other food as well. Multiple ATMs will be on site & strongly encourage cash sales at voucher stations." From 1 to 6pm. Tickets are $15 for general admission or $60 for VIP, available here.
"Celebrate National Cannoli Day with us! 16 cannoli flavors on the 16th! YUM! We're also have a SWEET DEAL: Buy 5 cannoli get the 6th free!" From 8 to 11am.
Sweet Loop Tour in the Delmar Loop
Take a self-guided tour and try sweet samplings and specials throughout the Delmar Loop. It’s National Cannoli Day and National Fudge Day and Father’s Day! So there’s a lot to celebrate. Look for sweet deals in shops, too. View the complete list of participating spots here.
What do you get the man who has everything? Think beyond the traditional tie or latest golf gadget and gift dad with an experience that can only be found at Four Seasons Hotel St. Louis. Cinder House Restaurant is teaming up with local favorites Pappy’s Smokehouse and Schlafly beer to offer a tap-takeover and extensive brunch buffet that will include the following action stations: Pappy’s famous ribs – dry-rubbed and slow smoked over apple and cherry wood; a pig roast and whole-roasted chicken, served with five housemade sauces (chimichurri, hollandaise, aji amarillo, mole and horseradish sauce); ceviche, a selection of the traditional fish dish, cooked in acid and seasoned with fresh herbs and South American spices; roasted seasonal local vegetables, cooked over an open flame; traditional breakfast items including eggs, bacon, breakfast potatoes and more; made-to-order omelette and egg station; fresh fruit and a variety of salads. The only thing better than drinking a beer, is drinking a beer with dad. Local craft brewery and a St. Louis favorite, Schlafly will be providing a tap takeover with a Pale Ale, White Lager, Summer Lager and IPA – all available for USD 3 dollar pints at the Cinder House outdoor rooftop bar. From 10am to 3pm. Reservations are $54 for adults and $25 for children (plus tax and gratuity) and can be made by calling 314.881.5759.
Father's Day BBQ at the Anheuser-Busch Biergarten
"Join us at the Anheuser-Busch St. Louis Brewery this Father’s Day on Sunday, June 16th! Dads can relax and enjoy a delicious BBQ while enjoying an ice-cold Busch on the house! During the Father’s Day celebration, dads will receive a complimentary Busch or Busch Light during their visit to The Biergarten. Guests will be able to enjoy a variety of delicious BBQ options available for purchase, including grilled hamburgers, cheeseburgers, smoked pulled pork, ribs and many more tasty options." From noon to 5pm.
"For those looking for a meaty meal to celebrate Dad on Father’s Day (Sunday, June 16), Texas de Brazil locations nationwide will open early at 11 a.m., serving the full rodizo-style dinner menu all day. Additionally, diners will enjoy a special treat for the holiday – each full meal purchased will also include complimentary non-alcoholic beverages and an indulgent dessert."
Celebrate Dad with a barbecue at one of St. Louis' best craft breweries. Tickets include your choice of any Perennial draft beer, your of choice of Buttonwood Farms barbecue chicken with Perennial beer barbecue sauce or Todd Geisert andouille sausage, plus mac 'n' cheese, cornbread and grilled vegetables. Children's plates will be avaiilable for purchase at the event for $6. From noon to 3pm. Tickets are $20, available here.