5 Things To Do In The CWE This Weekend: June 20-23

From Make Music Day (featuring nearly 12 hours of continuous live music) to a Summer Sangria Event at Atrium Gallery — here are five things to do this weekend in the CWE!

16th Annual Big Harvest Tasting | Brennan’s

Thursday, June 20
6-8:30 p.m.
Tickets- $35

Join Brennan’s for their biggest and best tasting event of the year! You can enjoy beer, wine, and spirits, plus a variety of appetizers and dessert, on all THREE floors. Tickets are $35 and includes tasting, appetizers, and dessert from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Click here to purchase your tickets.

Make Music Day | Various Businesses in the CWE

Friday, June 21
All Day
Free & Open to the Public

Let’s get ready to Make Music, St. Louis! The Central West End will once again be a hub for this annual worldwide celebration of music on Friday, June 21. Anyone and everyone is invited to join in the celebration — and whether you prefer soul, jazz, bluegrass, or indie-pop — there is sure to be something for you! You can listen to (nearly) 12 hours of continuous live music for FREE at various venues throughout the CWE or show off your own musical skills at special events in the neighborhood. For a full list of performances, click here!

Summer Sangria Event | Atrium Gallery

Friday, June 21
6-8 p.m.
Free & Open to the Public

Enjoy a wonderful evening of sangria, wine, art, and delicious Peruvian tastings! Atrium Gallery is excited to partner with Cocina Latina for its Summer Sangria Event. Attendees will be able to meet Maritza Rios, owner of Cocina Latina, and enjoy tasty Peruvian treats from her elegant restaurant. Atrium Gallery’s current exhibition “Prints and Drawings” will be on display, which includes work by Latin American artists, Ruby Rumié and Francisca Sutil.

LGBTQIA+History in St. Louis | St. Louis Public Library-Schlafly Branch

Saturday, June 22
2-3:30 p.m.
Free & Open to the Public

In honor of Pride Month, join Steven L. Brawley of Saint Louis LGBT History Project for an informative talk on the LGBTQIA+ communities in St. Louis. Learn about important local sites, historical figures, and the various ways this history has echoed into the present.

Hello Goodbye Party | East+West

Saturday, June 22
6-9 p.m.
Free & Open to the Public

After 7 wonderful years, owners Brian and Lauren Simpson have decided to move on from East+West. They announced on social media: “While this was an extremely bittersweet and personal decision for us, we’re thrilled to announce that Roy Brady will be the new owner starting July 1st. Over the past few years, Roy has become a good friend, and we’re confident that this new chapter under Roy will be very successful with his vision, creativity, and dedication to customer service.” This Saturday, come say goodbye to Brian and Lauren and hello to Roy! There will be food, drinks, and music from 6-9 p.m.!

For a full list of CWE Events, click here!