The Ten Best Food Events in St. Louis This Weekend: June 14 to 16
This weekend, score some free frozen yogurt at Tutti Frutti's one year anniversary celebration, drink up at the St. Louis Brewers Heritage Festival, peruse the fourth annual St. Louis Garlic Fest, treat Dad to some barbecue and more. Our recommendations await after the jump.
Get some free frozen yogurt this weekend! | Mabel Suen
Friday (Jun. 14):
One Year Anniversary @ Tutti Frutti
Tutti Frutti celebrates its first birthday with live music, a bounce house and activities for the kids. Giveaways include smoothies and fresh Belgian waffles, free frozen yogurt for the first 200 customers and $1 frozen yogurt cups. Admission is free. 5 to 9 p.m.
Food Truck Friday @ Tower Grove Park
For the third year in a row, Food Truck Friday invades Tower Grove Park with eats from Guerilla Street Food, Hot Aztec, Sarah's Cake Stop and much more. Arrive early to avoid lines, and come with a big appetite. Admission is free. 5 to 8 p.m.
St. Louis Brewers Heritage Festival @ Forest Park
"The collective strength of the St. Louis brewing community will be on full display this weekend at Forest Park. The celebration brings together more than twenty local breweries, from the more familiar Anheuser-Busch and Schlafly, to less well known but very delicious 2nd Shift and Charleville. It kicks off Friday evening from 6 to 10 p.m., with two more sessions running on Saturday from 1 to 5 p.m. and 7 to 11 p.m. Tickets can only be purchased at the festival's website for $40, or at the gate on the day of the event for $40."
Pack a picnic @ Shakespeare Festival
Bring a picnic basket full of your own wine and snacks for the show, or leave the cooking to festival attendants. Choose from concession-stand eats like sandwiches and funnel cakes. General admission for the show, Twelfth Night, is free. The festival runs from now through June 16, with showings every night at 8 p.m. except for Tuesdays.
ArtD Tour @ Saint Louis Art Museum
Start the evening off at SLAM with food and drink samples from local businesses including Vom Fass and Hamburger Mary's. Then, shuttle around between multiple art galleries and museums including stops at the St. Louis Artists' Guild and the Sheldon to drink in the local art scene. Tickets cost between $20 to $40. Call 314-607-7693 for details or head to the Art Dimensions website. 5:30 p.m.
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