Events and Activities

Mad Science KidsThe CityArchRiver project is transforming the grounds surrounding the Gateway Arch. With biking and running trails, space for outdoor concerts and a new museum commemorating westward expansion, the new, seamless park experience will have something for everyone. Be part of these great events at the Gateway Arch, parks, and riverfront during the CityArchRiver project.

DAILY Events

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Riverboat Cruises -
Take a relaxing cruise and discover the best view of the St. Louis skyline from replica nineteenth-century paddle-wheel riverboats, the Becky Thatcher and the Tom Sawyer. A variety of cruises depart the riverfront daily. Click here for tickets and more information.

Plan an event

Gateway Arch, Kiener Plaza, Old Courthouse and Riverfront
Would you like to hold an event in any of the above locations? We welcome you to do so. Contact Matt Brinkmann, Special Events and Programming Manager, for more information.

 Matt Brinkman

Matt Brinkmann
matt.brinkmann@cityarchriver.org
314-881-3542

Special Events

May
19
Fri
2017
Kiener Plaza Ribbon Cutting @ Kiener Plaza
May 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
May
20
Sat
2017
Kiener Plaza Opening Celebration @ Kiener Plaza
May 20 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
May
25
Thu
2017
Health & Wellness Series – Yoga with Yoga Buzz @ Kiener Plaza
May 25 @ 7:00 am – 8:30 am
Jun
1
Thu
2017
Health & Wellness Series – Cardio Dance with Steph Z @ Kiener Plaza
Jun 1 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Jun
2
Fri
2017
St. Louis Uncorked @ Kiener Plaza
Jun 2 @ 4:00 pm – 11:00 pm

“The First Sip of Summer,” St. Louis Uncorked returns June 2nd and 3rd as the city’s premier entertainment event, featuring Gavin DeGraw!
The two-day festival will be the first major event held at the newly renovated Kiener Plaza and surrounding streets, located west of the Old Courthouse downtown. CBS RADIO St. Louis produces and hosts the festival in partnership with City Arch River Foundation, Hilton at the Ballpark, 360 Rooftop Lounge and the City of St. Louis with additional support from the Downtown Neighborhood and Business Associations.

St. Louis Uncorked is free to attend and will be open Friday, June 2 from 4:00 – 11:00 PM and on Saturday, June 3 from 2:00 – 11:00 PM. The festival will feature multiple national and local music artists on the Bud Light Main Stage, beer, dozens of wine brands, Deep Eddy Vodka, food for purchase, local vendors and other festival experiences.

VIP tickets to the Bud Light Party Plaza are on sale now and include food and drink in a reserved area from 7:00 – 11:00 PM and complementary access to Three-Sixty rooftop lounge each night. Party plaza tickets cost $55 per person, per night with no additional fees.

Jun
3
Sat
2017
St. Louis Brewer’s Guild Heritage Festival @ Leonor K. Sullivan Blvd
Jun 3 @ 12:00 pm – 10:00 pm

The 11th Annual St. Louis Brewers Heritage Festival is the premiere showcase of the St. Louis beer scene. This festival features over 100 styles of beer from over 50 greater STL area breweries, as well as this year’s Collaboration Festival Beer, home brew club tastings, a Rare Tapping Tent, live music, and great food all in an idyllic setting beneath the Gateway Arch along the Mississippi River. This year also welcomes the inclusion of a very limited number of tickets to an exclusive iTap Riverfront VIP Experience. Attendees of our Evening Session will be treated to a world class fireworks display over the Mississippi River!

St. Louis Uncorked @ Kiener Plaza
Jun 3 @ 2:00 pm – 11:00 pm

“The First Sip of Summer,” St. Louis Uncorked returns June 2nd and 3rd as the city’s premier entertainment event, featuring Gavin DeGraw!
The two-day festival will be the first major event held at the newly renovated Kiener Plaza and surrounding streets, located west of the Old Courthouse downtown. CBS RADIO St. Louis produces and hosts the festival in partnership with City Arch River Foundation, Hilton at the Ballpark, 360 Rooftop Lounge and the City of St. Louis with additional support from the Downtown Neighborhood and Business Associations.

St. Louis Uncorked is free to attend and will be open Friday, June 2 from 4:00 – 11:00 PM and on Saturday, June 3 from 2:00 – 11:00 PM. The festival will feature multiple national and local music artists on the Bud Light Main Stage, beer, dozens of wine brands, Deep Eddy Vodka, food for purchase, local vendors and other festival experiences.

VIP tickets to the Bud Light Party Plaza are on sale now and include food and drink in a reserved area from 7:00 – 11:00 PM and complementary access to Three-Sixty rooftop lounge each night. Party plaza tickets cost $55 per person, per night with no additional fees.

Jun
8
Thu
2017
Health & Wellness Series – Bootcamp with Heath Norton @ Kiener Plaza
Jun 8 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Jun
15
Thu
2017
Health & Wellness Series – Yoga with Yoga Buzz @ Kiener Plaza
Jun 15 @ 7:00 am – 8:30 am
Jun
17
Sat
2017
Taste of Downtown @ Kiener Plaza
Jun 17 @ 11:00 am – 8:00 pm

Taste of Downtown STL highlights the many restaurants in our neighborhood during an all-day outdoor festival each summer. Join us as we add vibrancy to our streets and bring people together to celebrate Downtown St. Louis with:  neighborhood restaurants, local craft beer and other beverages, artist and fashion booths, and live original music!