Friday 3 through Saturday 4

THE SIPS AND GIGGLES COMEDY TOUR featuring comedians Brad Upton and Vince Valenzuela at Ladue Elks Lodge to benefit Friends of the Saint Louis University Liver Center and Kirkwood High School lacrosse team, 550-0684.

Saturday 4

DIAMOND RIO/JO DEE MESSINA CONCERT with Erin Bode at The Pageant to benefit Vatterott College, 726-6161 or

Sunday 5

SUSTAIN THEIR DREAM: PRESERVE THE HISTORY AND LESSONS dinner at St. Louis Marriott West to honor Holocaust survivors Leo and Sara Wolf for their contributions to the St. Louis Holocaust Museum and Learning Center, 442-3715.

Sunday 5 through Monday 6

GATEWAY GOLF BENEFIT dinner auction and golf tournament at Norwood Hills Country Club to benefit Special Olympics Missouri, 961-7755 or

Monday 6

NCADA GOLF TOURNAMENT at the Country Club of St. Albans to benefit the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse, 962-3456 or

Thursday 9 through Friday 10


Saturday 11 and Monday 13

20th annual LOU BROCK GOLF CLASSIC dinner auction and golf tournament at Whitmoor Country Club to benefit the Lou Brock Scholarship Fund and Lindenwood University Athletics, 636-949-4424 or

Sunday 12 through Monday 13

Second annual JACK BUCK CLASSIC DINNER and 43rd annual JACK BUCK CLASSIC GOLF TOURNAMENT at Norwood Hills Country Club to benefit the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, 733-1241 or

Monday 13

PUTTING IT TOGETHER musical cabaret featuring performances from Casey Erin Clark and Ben Nordstrom at Robert G. Reim Theatre to benefit STAGES St. Louis, 821-2407 or

39th annual ST. LOUIS ITALIAN OPEN at Tapawingo Golf Club to benefit St. Louis Children’s Charities, 645-5656.

Thursday 16

22nd annual CELEBRITY WAITERS’ & WAITRESSES’ NIGHT at Cardwell’s at the Plaza, Canyon Café, Fleming’s Steakhouse and Brio’s Tuscan Grille to benefit Saint Louis Crisis Nursery, 292-5770 or

Saturday 18

30th annual HELPING HANDS AUCTION, ‘Meet Me in St. Louis,’ at St. Louis Union Station Marriott to benefit Lutheran Family and Children’s Services of Missouri, 754-2785 or

FAIRYTALES CAN COME TRUE concert and reception honoring the Old Newsboys Day fund at Powell Symphony Hall to benefit University City Children’s Center, 726-0148.

Sunday 19

CARDINALS WIVES HIT THE JACKPOT FOR WISHES casino night hosted by Be Salon at Fleming’s Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar to benefit the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Missouri, 727-4247.

Monday 20

THE MATT HOLLIDAY CELEBRITY GOLF CLASSIC at the Country Club of St. Albans to benefit the Pujols Family Foundation, 878-2105 or

Tuesday 28

A TASTE OF MAGIC happy hour at The Magic House to benefit the museum’s Field Trip Scholarship Fund, 822-8900 or

UNITED WAY’S ONLINE AUCTION running through Sept. 6 to benefit United Way of Greater St. Louis,

Thursday 30

Fifth annual HEART GALLERY GOLF CLASSIC at Whitmoor Country Club to benefit The Adoption Exchange, 291-3313 or

Ninth annual KWAME FOUNDATION GOLF TOURNAMENT at Norman K. Probstein Golf Course in Forest Park to benefit the foundation’s educational endowment efforts, 862-5344 or

Through Friday 31

PUSH FOR PENCILS CAMPAIGN to collect school supplies and financial support to benefit KidSmart,