Events Calendar

Key to Music Genre Codes:
A=Americana, B=Blues, Bg=Bluegrass, C=Country, Ca=Cajun, F=Folk, J=Jazz, LM=Louisiana Mix, Lt=Latin, OT=Old Time, P=Pop, Pa=Polka, R=Rock, RB=R&B, RR=Roots Rock, Ry= Rockabilly, Ss=Singer/Songwriter, Sw=Swing, Z=Zydeco

Check with the venue to verify bookings, the music business is very volatile!
Additional listings can be found at the KDHX concert calendar,
Folkfire Calendar
, or St. Louis Live Music. For dance group activity go to Dance Groups.

May 2017
check the Clubs & Venues link for club locations
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Date
What
Where
When
Monday May 1 May Day Morris Dancers greet the sun! Jewell Box in Forest Park 6:00am
Tuesday May 2 Gypsy Jazz Jam Stone Spiral Coffee annex 7:00pm
Wednesday May 3 Strange Brew film series: Go Johnny Go! - features 10 Great Rock 'n Roll stars! Schlafly Bottleworks ($5) 8:00pm
May 3 - 7
Tennessee Williams Festival - Art, Plays see link for events in Grand Center  
May 5-7
Florissant Valley of Flowers - music, plant sale Florissant Civic Center  
Friday May 5 Wilhelms (F) Stone Spiral Coffee 8:00pm
  Bottlesnakes - piano & guitar boogie & blues Schlafly Bottleworks 9:00pm
May 5-6
Kevin Bowers - Nova Jazz at the Bistro 7:30 & 9:30pm
Saturday May 6 The Tom Hall (B) Focal Point 8:00pm
  Callers Choice contra dance with Ragged Robin Monday Club 7:00pm
       
Sunday May 7 Missouri Rounders (F) Focal Point - matinee 2:00pm
  contra dance with Rodakill Ramblers, caller Ted Steele Monday Club 7:00pm
Tuesday May 9 Samantha Crain (Ss) -CANCELLED- Off Broadway (free show)
sponsored by Urban Chestnut brewing
8:00pm
May 10-13
Joey DeFrancesco - Jazz, Hammond B3 organ Jazz at the Bistro 7:30 & 9:30pm
Thursday May 11 Kinky Friedman Joe's Cafe ($25) 8:00pm
  Marty Stuart & his Superlatives (Bg, C) Off Broadway 8:00pm
Friday May 12 Thayne Bradford, Bob Breidenbach, Vince Corkery, Ed Cabanas, Fred Gurmaer (Road Apples) Focal Point 8:00pm
  St Louis English Country Dance with Original Speckled Band First Congregational UCC
6501 Wydown - upstairs
7:30pm
  Colonel Ford (C,Ry) Schlafly Bottleworks 9:00pm
May 12-14
Laumeier Art Fair - fine art & crafts, live music, food & drink for sale - Funky Butt plays 1:30pm Sunday Laumeier Sculpture Park see link for schedule
Saturday May 13 Southside Creole Playboys (Ca) Kirkwood Farmers Market 10:00am-noon
  Brad Leftwich & Linda Higginbotham (OT) Focal Point 8:00pm
  Benefit for Same Griffin - pot luck & contra dance Turner Hall, Boonville, MO 6:00-11:00pm
May 13-14
St Louis Symphony with film, Singin' in the Rain Powel Hall (see web site)  
Sunday May 14 contra dance with Folk School Band, caller Valerie Young Monday Club 7:00pm
Wednesday May 17 Route 66 Jazz Band - 20 piece jazz orchestra Jazz at the Bistro ($15)
3536 Washington Ave in Grand Center
7:30pm
  Vilna Remembered - music by Will Soll Jewish Federation St Louis
12 Millstone Campus Dr
7:00pm
Thursday May 18 The Dust Covers with Sadie Hawkins Day, Dugout Canoe & MO Possum Tamers Off Broadway 8:00pm
Friday May 19 John Batdorf (Ss) Focal Point 8:00pm
  Miss Jubilee & the Humdingers (Sw,J) St Louis Casa Loma Ballroom 8:30pm
  Childgrove English Country Dance Monday Club 7:00pm
Saturday May 20 Southside Creole Playboys (Ca) Midtown Farmers Market 10:00am-noon
  Dennis Stroughmatt & Cherokee Cowboys present Ray Price Tribute (C) Focal Point 8:00pm
  Acoustic Element - world beat Joe's Cafe 8:00pm
  contra dance with 3 Crooked Men, caller Mac McKeever Monday Club 7:00pm
  Dive Poets with Trigger 5 Schlafly Taproom 9:00pm
Sunday May 21 Gaslight Squares - St Louis Jazz Club concert Ozark Theatre - Webster Groves concert Hall on Lockwood near City Hall 2:00pm
  Iron Barley Mayfest - with Diesel Island 4-7pm Iron Barley Restaurant
5510 Virginia (near Bates)
2:00-7:00pm
  Fred Eaglesmith with Tif Ginn (Ss) Off Broadway 8:00pm
  Waltz Party with Halcyon Light Orchestra, dance workshop 6:00pm Monday Club 6:00-9:00pm
Monday May 22 St Louis English Country Dance with Original Speckled Band Focal Point 7:30pm
Thursday May 25 Curt Landes Supa Group Joe's Cafe 8:00pm
May 26 - 29
Meet Me in St Louis - contra dance weekend Kirkwood Community Center see link
Friday May 26 Glendale Jazz Fest - St Louis Big Band, Randy Holmes Satchmo 7, Coco Soul, Funky Butt Brass Band - Tribute to Chuck Berry Glendale City Hall (free)
424 N. Sappington-
food & drink for sale
5:30-10:30pm
  Raw Earth - Art Opening Soulard Art Market 7:00-9:00pm
  Cosmic Cowboys (C,R) Stone Spiral Coffee 8:00pm
  James Hand - CANCELLED The Stage at KDHX 8:00pm
Saturday May 27 Mississippi Nites Festival Lacledes Landing 3:00pm-2:00am
  Miss Jubilee & the Humdingers Blues City Deli 1:00-3:30pm
May 26 - 28
Art Outside - art, music, food & drink for sale Schlafly Bottleworks see link
May 26 - 28
Missouri River Irish Festival - The Elders, Wee Heavies & Red Headed Strangers! Frontier Park, St Charles MO see link
Sunday May 28 St Louis Metro Polka Club dance with Butch's Polka Kings! Polish Hall
826 Greenwood St, Madison, IL
2:30-6:00pm
Monday May 29 Iron Barley Rib Off Iron Barley Restaurant
5510 Virginia
 
       
June 2 - 25
Shakespeare in the park, The Winter's Tale, opens in the Glen - Green show at 6:30pm Forest Park near the Art Museum 8:00pm
       
       
 
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