The Ten Best Food Events in St. Louis This Weekend: June 21 to 23
Sunday (June 23):
Tour D'Onut @ participating donut fryers
This noncompetitive bicycle-driven doughnut crawl pays visits to World's Fair Doughnuts, Cafe Ventana, Strange Donuts, Cielo, and finally, City Garden for a cool-off party with food trucks, awards and more. Check out the Tour D'Onut tumblr for a map and schedule. Participation is free. 8 a.m.
Bloody Mary Bar @ Ritz Carlton
Indulge in a signature bloody mary bar for $14 per drink. Create your own, or choose from house options such as the "Ritz-Carlton," with Stoli Elite Vodka, housemade tomato juice, trapani salt, basil and cucumber garnish and the "Brave" with Absolute Peppar Vodka, housemade tomato juice, hot sauce, habanero salt, cracked black pepper and a pickled jalapeno garnish. Every Sunday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Fiesta in Florissant @ Knights of Columbus
Besides all the tamales and empanadas you can eat, tons of cultural entertainment awaits to the tune of live Latino bands, folkloric dancers and arts and crafts. Saturday, June 22, from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m., and Sunday, June 23, from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.
The Sustainable Backyard Tour @ participating local businesses
This self-guided open-house style tour takes a look at forward-thinking residential backyards that focus on organic gardening, beekeeping, mushrooms, fruit and nut trees and more around St. Louis. Have a look at the stops via the Sustainable Backyard Tour website. Admission is free. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Kepi @ Old Rock House
This traditional Georgian (Caucuses) celebration features a toasting party and poetry contest in which guests gather around a long table filled with food and drink. More information and reservation details available via the Old Rock House website. 5:30 p.m.