Weekly Porch: Area Activities, October 29-November 7, 2015
Below is a list of upcoming activities for Benton Park West area residents.
Boo at the Zoo Nights
October 16-30 from 5:30-8:30 pm, Saint Louis Zoo, One Government Drive
Come explore the Zoo after dark during the special Halloween evenings. This non-scary, kid-friendly Halloween experience is filled with laughs and adventure. Children are encouraged to wear costumes. Children 12-and-under will receive a treat bag upon exiting. Boo at the Zoo Nights is not a trick-or-treating experience. Admission$6/member; $7/non-member; children under 2 are free. Facebook Invite
Refab Grand Re-Opening and Sneak Peek
Friday, October 30 from 6:00-10:00 pm, Refab, 3130 Gravois
Join us for our Grand Re-Opening and a special Sneak Peek fundraiser. Be the first to see our new space and all the reclaimed materials we've been storing for this celebration! Enjoy appetizers, drinks, attendance prizes & special discounts while you shop. Facebook Invite
Saturday, October 31 from 10:00 am-12:00 pm, Dog Park, 3301 Nebraska
The Benton Bark West Dog Park will host its first Howl-o-Ween. Every dog will get a treat! There will be a photo booth for a photo op with your dog. Bring your camera! Facebook photo contest! The photo with the most likes will win a free membership for 2016! The park will be open for exploration to dogs with their people. For more information, please visit our Events Page
Trick or Treat on Cherokee
Saturday, October 31 from 5:00-7:00 pm, Various Locations on Cherokee
Board of Alderman President Lewis Reed and his team, with support from the CSBA and The Luminary, will host the 3rd Annual "Trick or Treat onCherokee Street" on Halloween night! Pick up your treat bag atThe Luminary, snap a photo in a photo booth and stroll Cherokee for some sugary delights! Facebook Invite
St. Louis Swap Meet
Sunday, November 1 from 10:00 am-3:00 pm at the Lemp Brewery, Cherokee @ Lemp
This is the end of the season close out! Various vendors participate in this open-air swap meet. http://stlswapmeet.com
Monday, November 2 at 6:00 pm, Curby Memorial Presbyterian Church, 2621 Utah
Curby Church will host Zumba classes on Mondays. The suggested donation for the instructor is $1-5.00 a session. For more info 314-771-0242.
Cherokee Street Jazz Crawl
Saturday, November 7 from 12:00-7:00 pm, Various Locations on Cherokee
In its fourth year, the Cherokee Street Jazz Crawl will offer the best of St. Louis' local jazz and blues in the cool bars, cafes, and shops that make up one of America's most unique streets. This free, open-to-the-public event is one of the most beloved traditions of the annual Nevermore Jazz Ball & St. Louis Swing Dance Festival. Facebook Invite
A special THANK YOU to The Porch sponsors:
Buddha Body and Bath
As The Porch Review (BPW newsletter) is printed quarterly, we'll post upcoming activities on Thursdays through the "Weekly Porch." If there's an area activity that you'd like to have included, please send your activity details to firstname.lastname@example.org.