October Events in St. Louis

St. Louis festivals and events in October

Things to do in the fall in St. Louis, MO

Summer has already come and gone, and we are already halfway through September. The days are getting shorter and cooler, but the events and festivals are still in full swing. What are some things to do in the fall in St. Louis, MO? Keep reading to find out!

Events happening in October

Take a look at some of the fun events and festivals coming up in St. Louis!

The Best of Missouri Market

Location: 4344 Shaw Boulevard

Date: October 4-6

Website: http://events.missouribotanicalgarden.

Stop down to enjoy some music and food. There will be over 130 vendors, and a kid’s corner where they get to do crafts, see various animals, and more! See the event website for ticket details.

Grove Fest

Location: the Grove

Date: October 5

Website: http://thegrovestl.com/grove-fest/

This is a family-friendly event that features street performers, live music, and an area for kids. Local artists will also have their work for sale. Check out their website for more information

Historic Shaw Art Fair

Location: 4100 and 4200 Flora Place

Date: October 5-6

Website: http://shawstlouis.org/attractions-amenities/historic-shaw-art-fair/

135 artists from across the country come and show their work. All proceeds go to the Shaw Neighborhood Improvement Association. Visit their website for more details.

Herrmann Oktoberfest

Location: Stone Hill Winery in Hermann

Date: October 5-28

Website: https://visithermann.com/event/

Enjoy German food and music on the weekends in October. Do not forget to also check out the beautiful changing leaves! See their website for more information.

The 5th Annual Brew in the Lou

Location: Francis Park

Date: October 12

Website: https://lesastl.org/special-events/7th-annual-brew-lou/

Visit the park from 1 pm-5 pm to eat good food and drink various beers, wines, and more. Money raised here will go to the Lutheran Elementary School Association. To learn more about this event, visit their website.


Location: Downtown Maplewood

Date: October 12

Website: https://www.cityofmaplewood.com/593

Get a group of friends and visit some local breweries in downtown Maplewood. Enjoy music, beer, and food. Check out the website for ticket pricing and information.

St. Louis Brewers Guild Halloween Party

Location: 2023 Layfayette Ave

Date: October 26

Website: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/stlbeer-halloween-party-2019-tickets-65225829211?aff=erelexpmlt

This party features music, food, a hayride, and of course, beer. Make sure you dress up in your best costume! Visit the website for more information and ticket prices.

The Kimmswick Apple Butter Festival

Location: Kimmswick, MO

Date: October 26-27

Website: http://www.visitkimmswick.com/apple

Check out live music, food, drinks, crafts, and more from over 100 vendors in Kimmswick. This event brings in over 100,000 people every year. See their website for more details.

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