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Northwinds Concert Band, under the direction of Larry Marsh, will present its traditional “Hometown Holiday Concert” on Sunday, Dec. 14 at 3 p.m. in the Florissant Civic Center Theatre. Tickets are $8 for adults, $6 for seniors and students. Bring the entire immediate family for only $12. To reserve seats, call the Civic Center box office at 921-5678.
The Florissant Civic Center Theatre is hosting the Standards in Jazz Christmas Concert on Dec. 13 at 8 p.m. Tickets are $28 for adults and $26 for seniors and students.
The concert is a tribute to Ross Gentile. After a successful career as a promotion director for A&M Records where he worked with artists like Frank Sinatra, Gentil returne dto St. Louis to host the “Standards In Jazz” program on WSIE for 15 years, at one point working on-air for the station seven days a week. He also worked as a DJ for WIBV, KSHE and WZQZ, and was a regular presence as an emcee at live jazz events in the St. Louis area including events at the Civic Center Theatre. He died in February 2013 at age 60.
U.S. military and veterans will receive special honor at “I’ll Be Home For Christmas,” coming to the Robert G. Reim theatre at 111 S. Geyer Rd in Kirkwood.
Featuring the powerhouse vocals of sisters Gracie & Lacy, this show will bring your memories of Christmas past to life through harmony, tap dance, comedy and vivid retro costuming. Active and retired servicemen and women will be recognized during the show as well as audience members who have served in the US Armed Forces.
The City of Florissant’s Thanksgiving Holiday Special will bring to life on stage Click, Clack, Moo; a new musical from TheatreworksUSA, NY, NY.
All day long Farmer Brown hears “click clack moo, clickety clackety moo…” The cows are typing and protesting their working conditions! Click, Clack, Moo is a hilariously “moo-ving” new musical about compromise based on the Caldecott Award-winning book by Doreen Cronin with pictures by Betsy Lewin.
Lafayette Square will host the annual Holiday Parlor Tour on Sunday, Dec. 14 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Visitors will enjoy a Victorian wonderland as they tour ten decorated homes. The tour will also feature carriage rides around Lafayette Park, trolley rides to tour destinations, holiday caroling, and live music.
Back and even brighter, the famed Anheuser-Busch holiday lights display will offer more than half a million lights and a variety of new experiences in 2014.
The season-long activities will begin on Thursday, Nov. 20, and continue every Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 6 to 9 p.m. through Jan. 4. For the second year in a row, the towering, Germanic-style red-brick buildings adorned with thousands of lights can be enjoyed up-close through a self-guided walking tour beginning at the St. Louis Brewery Tour Center and winding through the iconic brewery campus. In addition to the free walking tour, this year’s holiday offerings include beer sampling, s’mores station, and biergarten buffet.« Previous Entries Next Entries »