Enjoy a free summer lunchtime concert at Citygarden, the urban oasis in downtown St. Louis filled with sculpture, reflecting pools, fountains, splashpads and, on some days, food trucks.
On hot summer days, plan to also enjoy Citygarden's water features too, including the Voyage pool, Lower Basin pool, Spray Plaza and fountains. Pools open at 10 a.m.
Concerts are held on Wednesdays from 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m.
More information: citygardenstl.org
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