Ocktoberfest at Soulard Farmers Market, St. Louis, MO
ST. LOUIS, MO: (STLRestaurant.News) Oktoberfest at Soulard Farmers Market – Looking for something fun and family friendly to do this weekend? Check out Oktoberfest at Soulard Farmers Market.
You may have heard that the event was cancelled this year. However, the Soulard Business Association/Soulard Safety Program along with Mardi Gras Inc. have put together a great event with help from sponsors like Anheuser-Busch, Lohr Distributing and others. The fun kicks off Friday at 5 with Terry Thompson’s Bavarian Stompers. The opening ceremony is from 6:30-7:30 and then UberCool German Rock Band takes the stage from 8:30-1130.
Saturday morning things get started with cooking demonstrations by Molly’s in Soulard, Kenerick’s Meat & Catering and The Soulard School from 9:00-11:00. All the food for the demonstrations will be coming from the vendors inside Soulard Farmers Market. There will be music and dancing all day long the Good Times Band, Deutschmeister Brass Band, Soulard Blues Band, and many more.
You can’t miss OcTUBAfest from 5:00-6:00p. What’s OcTUBAfest you ask? The St. Louis Low Brass Collective has gathered low brass musicians of all ages and skill levels to perform. This event also includes a costume contest and a prize of a Soulard Gift Basket valued at $250.
The VIP tent will host the Wacky Blues Professors from Slovenia Saturday night. Tickets for the VIP tent are still available for $10 but can also be purchased at the gate. VIP get you access to the tent, a souvenir mug, German Dancers, Full In/Out Privileges, Porta Potty access (exclusive to VIPS) and vintage Mardi Gras shirts (while supplies last).
This event is a fundraiser for the Soulard Business Association whose mission is to support Soulard Neighborhood business owners by promotion, communication and more. Soulard Restoration Group which is a Soulard Neighborhood organization that fosters community improvement and encourages restoration and preservation of District property. The Soulard School who’s mission is to build a warm, welcoming community that serves as an example of the profound and real possibilities of a community dedicated to educating its children.
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