September means new exhibitions are coming to Grand Center! You can now reserve your FREE tickets to view the Fall/Winter Exhibition Opening at Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis on September 9th. Be one of the first to see the latest works, featuring Great Rivers Biennial: Yowshien Kuo, Yvonne Osei, and Jon Young; Mona Chalabi: Squeeze; and We didn’t ask permission, we just did it….  Also, be sure to mark your calendars for the opening reception of The Pulitzer Arts Foundation’s next exhibition on Friday, September 16th, 2022 – Barbara Chase-Riboud Monumentale: The Bronzes. So much to do and see! Keep up with all the happenings on the Grand Center Arts District calendar. 🎉

Grand Center Inc. invites you to Grand Center Arts Districts’ first-ever Plein Air Art Festival! This new event for the community is a multi-day celebration of extraordinary architecture, local artists, unique workshops, and fantastic free events from October 13th through 16, 2022. During this time, visitors are invited to witness and interact with artists as they paint on location in St. Louis’ epicenter for the arts, the Grand Center Arts District! Learn more here. 🖌️

Join St. Louis Public Radio on September 16th and 17th for their Theatre Showcase on the Public Media Commons! Over the course of two nights, they will feature short performances by numerous talented local theatre companies! Bring your favorite lawn chair and a picnic. Cold drinks will be available to purchase. Tickets are free, but registration is required. Learn more here. ✨

New Line Theatre invites you to their performance of Something Rotten! at the Marcelle September 22nd – October 15th. This smart, subversive musical comedy mashes up the crass commercialism of today’s Hollywood with the people and plays of Shakespeare’s London to ask fascinating, funny questions about commercial success, popular success, artistic success, and personal success. More information and tickets can be purchased here. 🎭

Music at the Intersection is quickly approaching! Do you have your tickets yet? During the September 10-11 weekend, more than 50 national, regional and local acts are scheduled to perform across four stages throughout Grand Center Arts District. Headliners include R&B icon Erykah Badu, blues rocker Gary Clark Jr., international indie soul group Hiatus Kaiyote, blues guitarist Buddy Guy, jazz saxophonist Kamasi Washington, soul-rock band JJ Grey & Mofro, and St. Louis-bred alternative rock group The Urge, among others. Learn more and purchase tickets here. 🎶

The Dark Room at The Grandel invites you to one of their various scheduled shows throughout August, including performances by Marolyn Mason, Chuck Flowers, and Ciera Danyel. Learn more and buy tickets here. 🎵

It’s perfect weather to get outside and enjoy Strauss Park! And the park is even better with live music. Join us for the 7th Annual Soulition Park Jam on September 24th from 12pm – 7pm. With live spins from 11 local and national DJs.

Join The Dark Room this month for their new “Dine and Discover” series. A $50 all-inclusive ticket gets you admission to listen to acclaimed musicians and a three-course meal. This month’s artists include Bell Darris, Carolyn Mason, and Hazel Avenue. Learn more and purchase tickets here. 🥂

Learn more about becoming a Grand Center Inc. member! Grand Center Inc. members receive discounts to Taste of Grand Center and drink tickets to Tuesdays in the Park. The variety of membership levels offers anyone the chance to visit your favorite venue, find new favorites, or learn something new! Learn more or renew your membership today! ✨

The High Noon series offers free cultural and artistic programming during your lunch hour! This weekly series at High Low features St. Louis talents from across the arts, cultural, and educational spectrum- every Thursday at noon. Spend your lunch hour enjoying presentations and performances in a friendly, relaxed atmosphere – take a break, and feel free to bring your lunch! ☕