The Ten Best Food Events in St. Louis This Weekend: April 5 to 7

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Strange Beers - Friday, Apr. 5 @ Perennial Artisan Ales
Warm weather means more excuses to leave the house in search of eats. Plenty of options await, depending on what food you're in the mood for. Participate in a pot luck, get a head start on that garden or check out some monthly menu specials. Click ahead for edible adventure ideas this weekend.

Friday (Apr. 5):

Chef's Table @ L'Ecole Culinaire
During this casual first come, first served happy hour style event, order small plates for under $10 a pop to enjoy with A. Bommarito wines, local beers and spirits. 4 to 7:30 p.m.

Strange Beers @ Perennial Artisan Ales
Sample new flavors from Strange Donuts including banana walnut and chocolate sea salt paired with featured Perennial beers such as a Belgian saison with chamomile and Black Walnut Dunkel. Admission and donut samples are free - 20% of beer sales go toward Strange Donuts' Kickstarter campaign. 5 p.m.

First Friday @ Contemporary Art Museum
Enjoy art and live music from DJ Superconductor. A cash bar is available along with British pub fare prepared by Kitchen Kulture. Admission is free. 5 to 9 p.m.

Saturday (Apr. 6):

St. Louis Garden Blitz @ Missouri Botanical Garden
The return of trees and assorted shades of green on the scene can only mean one thing - gardening season awaits! Not sure where to start? Get schooled during the event, "St. Louis Garden Blitz: Get to Know and Grow Your Food," to do just that. Topics include raised-bed gardening, mushrooms, herbal cocktails and more. Registration costs $60 per person. Call 314-577-9506 for details. 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Fifth Birthday Party @ Onesto
For this birthday celebration, "Onesto will be roasting a 180-pound pig on a spit in its back yard. But wait, there's more! The pig will be stuffed with a turkey, a chicken and a cornish hen. All this meat will be served up (free!) with sides like slaw, mac & cheese, beans and bread..." . 1 p.m.

Location Info

Perennial Artisan Ales

8125 Michigan Ave., St. Louis, MO

Category: Restaurant

Missouri Botanical Garden

4344 Shaw Blvd., St. Louis, MO

Category: General

Immaculate Conception Church

7240 Anna Ave., St. Louis, MO

Category: General

Kitchen Conservatory

8021 Clayton Rd, Richmond Heights, MO

Category: General

Onesto Pizza and Trattoria

5401 Finkman St., St. Louis, MO

Category: Restaurant

Lucas Park Grille

1234 Washington Ave., St. Louis, MO

Category: Music

L'Ecole Culinaire

9811 S. 40 Drive, Ladue, MO

Category: General

Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis

3750 Washington Blvd., St. Louis, MO

Category: General

Four Seasons Hotel St. Louis

999 N. 2nd St., St. Louis, MO

Category: General

Oceano Bistro

44 N. Brentwood Blvd., Clayton, MO

Category: Restaurant

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