Need a pick-me-up after the Soulard Blues Cruise?
Then come to the All-Star Blues Brunch from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday, May 20 at the Great Grizzly Bear, 1027 Geyer Ave. in Soulard. It’s all part of the St. Louis Bluesweek Festival that continues with free concerts Memorial Day weekend.
Bob “Bumblebee” Kamoskeand the Stingers will host a sit-in jam session, and Bob Case and friends will entertain acoustically. Admission is $15 at the door.
The menu includes eggs, bloody Marys and the Blues.
The Blues Week Festival kicks off tonight with the “Blues Cruise,” featuring stops at nine venues in St. Louis’ Soulard neighborhood.
Admission is $10 and includes shuttle service to the stops.The event begins at 9 p.m. and runs to 1 a.m.
The stops and entertainment:
BB’s Jazz, Blues & Soups
Big Mike Aguirre and Chainsaw Dupont
The Great Grizzly Bear
Harp Attack featuring…
Papa Ray, Johnny Diamond and Jim McClaren with Eugene & Company
Patti & The Hitmen
Old Rock House
Matt Hill & The Deep Fried 2 and Victor Wainright
Nadine’s Gin Joint
Bumble Bee Bob Kamoske
Check out the week-long events including free concerts at Soldiers Memorial in downtown St. Louis during Memorial Day weekend.
The Tesson Ferry branch of the St. Louis County Library will show the fantasy film Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part 1, at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, May 24, 2012. The branch is at 9920 Lin-Ferry Drive, Green Park.
The movie is the fourth in the Twilight saga.
The branch wants viewers to register in advance. They may do so via the Internet or by calling 314-994-3300.
Come early, stay late at the St. Louis Zoo this summer at North Star Summer Zoo Weekends.
Starting Friday, May 25 and continuing through Sept. 3 the zoo is extending its hours from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. Weekday summer hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily.
Zoo hours are 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Memorial Day and Labor Day. The Zoo will be closed at 5 p.m., Friday, June 15, for the Zoo’s major fundraiser.
The Zoo’s Jungle Boogie Friday Night Concert Series, presented by Missouri Lottery provides a rockin’ good time with free live music from 5 to 8 p.m. on Friday evenings There is no concert on June 15.
Check out what’s happening at the Saint Louis Zoo on the day you plan to visit.
Admission to the Saint Louis Zoo, which is located in Forest Park, is free.