Whitaker Music Festival at the Missouri Botanical Garden

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The Whitaker Music Festival at Missouri Botanical Garden is an open-air music festival of free Wednesday night concerts under the stars. Bring the kids, because there is free admission to the Children's Garden from 5-7 pm.

Pack a picnic and enjoy the beauty of the Garden in summertime as you listen to an eclectic rotation of artists. Glass is not allowed in the Garden. Picnic fare, beer, wine, soda and sno-cones are available for purchase on-site. 

Concerts begin at 7 p.m. Free admission begins at 5 p.m. and last entry is at 8:30 p.m. 

Bring the kids! The Children’s Garden remains open with free admission from 5 to 7 p.m.

The 2019 Whitaker Music Festival schedule includes:

May 29: Old Souls Revival

June 5: Terence Blanchard

June 12: Tonina Saputo

June 19: River Kittens

June 26: The Gene Dobbs Bradford Blues Experience

July 3: Mardra and the Reggie Thomas

July 10: Boontown United

July 17: Annie and the Fur Trappers

July 24: Dave Grelle's Playadors

July 31: Starwolf

More information: mobot.org

 

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