Learn how to make potstickers, celebrate the height of tomato season or discover how to pair wine with cheese from one of the city's best somms.
Celebrate the 25th anniversary of St. Louis Rotisserie with throwback menu pricing to 1994, free cake, music, karaoke and menu samples. You can also enter to win a free catered group lunch for 10 people.
"Crispy Edge will be at Local Harvest hosting a live cooking demo and sampling potstickers to all those who stop by!" From 5:30 to 7:30pm.
"Please join us for the Grand Opening of Burger 809. We would love to see you Friday August 9th @ 6pm to celebrate! Burger 809 is excited to officially launch a new menu packed with even more sweet and savory selections. We offer fresh salads, sandwiches, juicy burgers, fresh Salmon, cheesecake and daily specials. Free Food? Yes! Follow us & like @burger809 on IG, FB, SnapChat, & Twitter. We will announce more details soon!" From 6 to 9pm.
"Calling all beer aficionados! Book your spot for the August Beer and Food Pairing Dinner at The Biergarten at the Anheuser-Busch Brewery Experience in St. Louis on Friday, August 9 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. The two-hour dinner features a variety of beers not regularly available in St. Louis from Houston-based Karbach Brewing Co., paired with delicious dishes created by Daniel Taveggia, executive chef at The Biergarten. The menu, which is a collaboration between Chef Taveggia and Eric Warner, Brewmaster from Karbach Brewing Co., is created to perfectly compliment the flavors of each beer." From 6:30 to 8:30pm. Tickets are $45, available here.
"Craft beer lovers and craft vendors unite at SUMMERMARKT every 2nd Saturday April through August. Enjoy live music, food specials and UCBC bier at the free market while you peruse the wares of 20-plus local artisans and artists at the Midtown Brewery & Biergarten. Vendors will be indoors and outdoors, so when the dog days of summer arrive, you can beat the heat and shop for unique locally made products." From 11am to 4pm.
"Alliance once again will proudly sponsor this year's Grub & Groove event. Grub & Groove is a free annual event in Francis Park celebrating its eighth year! The event showcases food and drink from exceptional local restaurants and live music from some of St. Louis’ finest musicians. Save the date for August 10th from 2 pm to 9:30 pm. Check out their cool promo video below!" From 2 to 9:30pm.
Iron Barley's annual Tomato Fest returns, featuring vendors selling a variety of homegrown tomatoes, arts and crafts, raffles and live music from The Brother Dickson. There's also a Bloody Mary contest with a first place prize of a $100 gift card to Iron Barley. All proceeds to benefit H.E.R.O.E.S. Care. From 11am to 6pm.
Sunday School: Wine/Cheese Pairing with Alisha Blackwell-Calvert at AO&Co.
"Cheese and wine are perfect partners in food! This 90-minute class covers the basic components in pairing them together. Use your skills learned to add a professional flair to your parties!" Starts at 2pm Tickets are $45 per person.