Grab a beer and hang out with bulldogs or goats, celebrate National Pretzel Day or sample different styles of sherry.
National Pretzel Day at Gus' Pretzel Shop
"Beloved St. Louis institution, Gus’ Pretzel Shop, is celebrating National Pretzel Day on Friday, April 26, 2019, by giving away free pretzels to the public at its historic Benton Park shop from 7am-4pm. Plus, live German music and Fitz’ root beer samples from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m." From 7am to 4pm.
"Stop by for a fun Friday tasting as we feature Columbia, IL Stumpy's Spirits Distillery! Since 2014, they have made a quite name for there establishment with handpicked and locally sourced ingredients for their batches. We have a representative dropping in to share some refreshments and cocktail recipes. Come by and sample through their Whiskey, Gin, Vodkas. Have a small mix cocktail incorporating their most popular spirits or try some of their products straight. All products sampled will be available for purchase, as we're sure you'll want to go home and continue being a mixologist! Kick your Friday night off right with Saint Louis Hop Shop and Stumpy's Spirits Distillery!" From 5 to 7pm.
"earthday365 is pleased to announce the St. Louis Earth Day Festival 30th Anniversary! Whether you are coming for the food, the music, or the activities, we PROMISE you will leave a little more inspired about real progress being made to preserve our planet, a little more connected to those around you, and a little more knowledgeable about how you can take action in your daily life! The St. Louis Earth Day Festival is a community tradition to learn about sustainable practices, organizations, products, and services. Meet over 200 local area non-profits that share Earth Day values, local businesses, and organizations. We will be showcasing local entertainment and local Green Dining Alliance restaurants. Special events and activities surrounding the event are in the works. Stay tuned for more exciting 30th Anniversary details!" Saturday and Sunday.
"$10 donation to participate. Well behaved dogs are welcome. Come out and enjoy some great beer and hang out with your furry friends." From 11am to 1pm.
"Stop by for a complimentary Sherry tasting with Dana Atwell of Vinoteca during lunch on the patio. Four styles of sherry with food pairings will be available to sample, and we’ll have specialty sherry cocktails and glasses/bottles available for purchase. Get to know this super versatile fortified wine, perfect for anytime of day, from dry to sweet!" From 11:30am to 2pm.
"Chow down at our 5th annual Crawfish Boil on Saturday, Apr. 27th and Saturday, Jun. 1st at the Midtown Brewery and Biergarten! Tickets include all-you-can-eat Crawfish Boil and Chicken Andouille Gumbo! Our Crawfish Boil is a traditional Cajun mix of crawfish, potatoes, corn, andouille sausage, mushrooms, and onions. This year's event will consist of four all-you-can-eat sessions (two on each date), live music, and discounted draughts (16oz pours of select biers for $4 each). Our full beer menu will be available in the Taste Room." From noon to 6pm.
"Join us on Saturday April 27th for an afternoon of baby goat snuggles! Bring donations of new school supplies for KidSmart -- Tools For Learning and you'll have your chance to frolic and play with these sweet wee ones!" From noon to 3pm.
"It's finally here! The 5th Annual Tiki Bash to celebrate Jamie Kilgore (Planter's House) and Bill Foster (The Big O Ginger Liqueur) making it through another year! There will be a slew of fantastic drinks and food in the Tiki style. Come have a drink!" From 4 to 10pm.