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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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
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
  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
  Vilna Remembered - music by Will Soll Jewish Federation St Louis
12 Millstone Campus Dr
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)
  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
  Raw Earth - Art Opening Soulard Art Market 7:00-9:00pm
  Cosmic Cowboys Stone Spiral Coffee 8:00pm
  James Hand - country from Austin, TX 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
Sunday May 28 St Louis Metro Polka Club dance with Butch's Polka Kings! Polish Hall
826 Greenwood St, Madison, IL
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
keep checking back for updates