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 2018
check the Clubs & Venues link for club locations
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Tuesday May 1 Morris Dancers & Maypole dance - wear white, flowers to welcome the dawn & Spring! Jewel Box in Forest Park (free) 6:00am
  Django Jam Stone Spiral Coffee 7:00-9:00pm
May 2 - 5 St Louis Story Telling Festival - see link for scheduled events opening concert at The Zack, 3224 Locust 7:30pm
Wednesday May 2 Strange Brew film series presents Django -
*stick around afterwards for Miss Jubilee & the Big B Jamboree in the bar
Schlafly Bottleworks 8:00pm
Thursday May 3 Joe Mancuso Trio with Dave Black Joe's Cafe, ($10, BYOB) 8:00pm
Friday May 4 Maplewood Stringfest -
musicians roaming the streets - see link for details
various venues in downtown Maplewood 6:00-9:00pm
  David Power & Willie Kelly - Irish uillieann bagpipes & fiddle Focal Point 8:00pm
  The Bottlesnakes - piano/guitar boogie & blues Schlafly Bottleworks 9:00pm
Saturday May 5 Crawfish/shrimp boil, & music by Zydeco Crawdaddies from 6-10pm Highway 61 Roadhouse 1:00pm
  Patsy O'Brien & Dick Hensold - Celtic - singer with Northumbrian pipes, whistle & guitar Focal Point 8:00pm
Sunday May 6 Sax Appeal - St Louis Jazz Club concert Moolah Shrine Oasis Room
12545 Fee Fee Rd
  Po' Ramblin Boys celebrate CJ's birthday (Bg) Focal Point 7:00pm
  Family contra dance 3:00-4:30pm
evening dance with Countercurrent from Washington State, caller Michael Hamilton
Monday Club 7:00pm
Wednesday May 9 an evening with Dale Watson (Ss,C) Off Broadway 8:00pm
Thursday May 10 St Louis Socal Club (B) Joe's Cafe 8:00pm
May 10 - 19
Tennessee Williams festival - see link for schedule various venues in Grand Center  
May 4 - 13
Guys & Dolls - musical by Kirkwood Theatre Guild Robt Reim Theatre
Kirkwood Community Ctr
see link for scheduled times
May 11 - 13
Laumeier Art Fair - art, music, food Laumeier Sculpture Park see link for schedule
Friday May 11 Robbie Fulks with Sara Shok & the Disarmers (C,F) Off Broadway ($15) 8:00pm
  St Louis English Country Dance with caller Wade Pearson & Original Speckled Band Brentwood UCC 7:30pm
  Western Satellites (C,F,P) Focal Point 8:00pm
  Wire Pilots (J) Webster Groves Concert Hall/ Ozark Theatre 8:00pm
Saturday May 12 Calvin Street Band (OT) Focal Point 8:00pm
  George Portz Bluegrass, Ruby Pearson & fiddlers frolic Salem-in-Ballwin United Methodist Church ($5)
14825 Manchester Rd, Ballwin, MO
Sunday May 13 Wil Maring & Robert Bowlin (C,F) Focal Point 7:00pm
  contra dance with Great River Band, caller Bob Green Monday Club 7:00pm
Thursday May 17 Tommy Halloran & Ryne Watts Joe's Cafe ($10,BYOB) 8:00pm
Friday May 18 St Louis Square Dance - with Little Egypt Pep Steppers The Stage at KDHX 7:30pm
  Childgrove English Country Dance with Tu' Penny Players, caller Zoe Quinn Monday Club 7:00pm
  Dennis Stroughmatt Band - tribute to Ray Price & Cherokee Cowboys Focal Point 8:00pm
Saturday May 19 contra dance with Chirps Smith & Jim Nelson, caller Mac McKeever Monday Club 7:00pm
  Herman Semidy - Son Montuno Orchestra (salsa) Webster Groves Concert Hall/Ozark Theatre 8:00pm
Sunday May 20 Waltz Party with Halcyon Light Orchestra, dance workshop 6-7pm Monday Club 6:00-9:00pm
Wednesday May 23 Songbird Cafe - Supe Granda, Steve Scorfina, Dave Torretta, Mike Newman Focal Point 7:30pm
  Charles Glenn Group Ryan Hummert Park
2400 Sutton Blvd
  Gene Jackson Missouri Botanical Garden 7:00pm
Thursday May 24 Paddy Keenan & Kevin Buckley - uilleann pipes & fiddle Joe's Cafe ($10, BYOB) 8:00pm
May 25 - 27
Schlafly Art Outside - local art, music, food Schlafly Bottleworks see link for schedule
May 25 - 27
Meet Me in St Louis - contra dance weekend
Kirkwood Community Center see link for schedule
Friday May 25 Glendale Jazzfest - 5 bands this year
Glendale Lutheran Church (free)
1365 N. Sappington Rd.
  Sadie Hawkins Day Midtown Farmers Market
University City loop off Delmar & Kingsland
Saturday May 26 Jeanne Trevor & Joe Mancuso - These Are a Few of My Favorite Sings - St Louis jazz artists share the stage for a special performane Focal Point 8:00pm
Sunday May 27 Larry Hallar & 2 Star Final - St Louis Metro Polka Club Polish Hall
826 Greenwood, Madison, IL
Monday May 28 St Louis English Country Dance with Original Speckled Band Focal Point 7:30pm
Wednesday May 30 Brothers Lazeroff Missouri Botanical Garden 7:00pm
Thursday May 31 Arcadia Dance Orchestra Grants Farm 7:00-8:00pm
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