The Ten Best Food Events in St. Louis This Weekend: August 2 to 4
A Hard Lemonade Social @ Lemp Mansion Restaurant and Inn
This special outdoor concert event features seven hours of the blues served up with plenty barbecue and booze -- especially hard lemonade and ice pick cocktails. Admission costs $35 at the door and includes all of the above. 4 to 11 p.m.
Double Feature: Shaun of the Dead and Hot Fuzz @ Schlafly Tap Room
Bring a chair or blanket to the parking lot of the Tap Room to catch a couple of Edgar Wright flicks. Schlafly beer will be available to purchase on-site. Free. 8:30 p.m.
Sunday (Aug. 4):
Sunday brunch buffet @ Jilly's Cupcake Bar
Choose between weekly offerings including mini coffeecake cupcakes, biscuits and creole sausage gravy, bacon and maple sausage, brisket hash and more. $14.99 for ages 11 and up, $7.99 for children ages 7 to 10, $3.99 for ages 4 to 6 and free for children 3 and younger (limit 2 per adult). Call 314-993-5455 for reservations. 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Cookbook Fair and Annual Sale @ Kitchen Conservatory
Bring in a used cookbook to trade in and get an additional five percent off of the already twenty-percent off all the items in the store. If you've been hoping to stock up on baking supplies or replace some old tools with new-fangled gadgets, now's your chance! Now through Saturday, August 10.
Pick-Your-Own Peaches @ Eckert's
"Eckert's says they've got all-natural peaches that weigh almost a pound. Pick-your-own peaches are 99 cents per pound. Blackberries are also available for picking from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. while supplies last... Be sure to call Eckert's Harvest Hotline at 618-233-0513 before you go to get up-to-date information on what fruit is still available that day."