The metro area has an array of opportunities to fully and safely savor the sunshine this season. These outdoor markets are the perfect places to shop, eat and enjoy this spring and summer here.
Sure, farmers markets are best known for their farm-fresh fruits and veggies. But area farmers markets – and their devoted vendors – are bringing more to their booths so you can bring more to the table – and beyond.
Kirkwood Farmers’ Market
Soulard Farmer’s Market
Tower Grove Farmers’ Market
The long-awaited City Foundry STL Public Market – featuring the area’s first food hall concept, shopping and even office space – is set to open this spring with outdoor amenities to add to the already exquisite entity.
St. Louis Shakespeare Festival returns under the conditions of a pandemic protocol to present a triumphant interpretation of one of Shakespeare’s greatest tragedies under the fresh, determined insight of director Carl Cofield.
Three world premieres by contemporary composers are performed as one suite of works, commissioned by Opera Theatre of Saint Louis as part of its ongoing commitment to support storytelling by American composers and librettists.
For its first on-site production since March 2020, The Rep is performing a fascinating rendition of Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Lynn Nottage’s "Mlima’s Tale" in a newly constructed theater on the Center of Creative Arts campus.