THE RITZ-CARLTON, ST. LOUIS

100 Carondelet Plaza, St. Louis, Missouri 63105 USA
Phone:  +1 (314) 863-6300   •  Map & Directions
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Calendar of Events



Anticipate the possibilities that each new day brings. Fill your days and nights with all The Ritz-Carlton, St. Louis has to offer.



Augusta's 9th Annual Harvest Festival
September 19 - 20, 2014
Let The Ritz-Carlton, St. Louis be the starting point of your journey to Missouri’s Wine Country. Award-winning wineries and breweries celebrate the Fall harvest with this annual event.

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Budweiser Taste of St. Louis
September 19 - 21, 2014
The Budweiser Taste of St. Louis is an award-winning celebration of the best food, art, music and culture St. Louis has to offer. Includes celebrity chef appearances, tastings from 50+ local restaurants, Iron Chef-style culinary competitions, free concerts, an art & wine walk, kids kitchen and more.

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Emerson Free Family Night at The Magic House
Friday, September 19, 2014
Families can enjoy more than 100 hands-on exhibits at The Magic House at no charge.

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St. Louis Cardinals Baseball Game
September 19 - 21, 2014
St. Louis Cardinals vs. Cincinnati Reds.

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The Great Forest Park Balloon Glow and Balloon Race
September 19 - 20, 2014
A signature St. Louis event, festivities begin with a hot-air balloon glow on September 19, followed by a grand fireworks spectacle. Visible from the East-facing rooms and balconies of The Ritz-Carlton, St. Louis, race day activities include a children's entertainment area, skydivers, and a photo contest prior to the launch of the hare and hound balloons.

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Faust Heritage Festival
September 20 - 21, 2014
Faust Park goes back to its roots for an old fashioned Folk Festival held exclusively in the Historic Village.

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St. Louis Rams Football Game
September 21, 2014
St. Louis Rams vs. Dallas Cowboys. Doors open 1 1/2 hours prior to kick-off. 12 p.m.

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Disney on Ice presents Princesses and Heroes
September 25 - 28, 2014
Enter a world of high flying jumps, daring acrobatics, breathtaking skating and where lovable Disney friends are just a wish away.

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Love Life Women's Conference
September 25 - 27, 2014
Join thousands of women from around the world as they celebrate the 32nd anniversary of the Women's Conference with Joyce Meyer, Lisa Bevere, Ed Young, Cece Winans, Israel Houghton and Fuzed Worship.

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Purina Pro Plan Incredible Dog Challenge
September 26 - 27, 2014
This nationally televised competition features canine athletes and their owners taking part in fast-paced and exciting events. The Incredible Dog Challenge features agility, diving dog, flying disc and racing competitions. Spectators are welcome.

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Argentine Tango
Every Sunday, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.
End the weekend with an evening of Argentine tango in The Lobby Lounge. An instructor from Tango St. Louis will be on hand to guide guests of all skill levels through this fascinating form of dance.

Complimentary lessons:
6 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Dancing:
6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Pearl Jam
October 3, 2014
American rock and roll.

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Dirty Dancing The Musical
October 21, 2014 - November 2, 2014
Nobody puts baby in a corner.

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23rd Annual Best of Missouri Market
October 3 - 5, 2014
Over 120 Missouri food producers and craftsmen offer fresh produce, baked goods, fresh and dried flowers, herbs, handcrafted items, baskets, wooden toys, custom jewelry and more. Live music and a Kids Corner with cow milking, pumpkin decorating and barnyard animals. Held rain or shine under tents at the Missouri Botanical Gardens.

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12th Annual Mary Meachum Freedom Crossing Celebration
October 4, 2014
The Mary Meachum Freedom Crossing Celebration commemorates the 159th anniversary of the attempted escape by a small group of freedom seekers, including Mary Meachum, to cross the Mississippi River at St. Louis, to reach safety in Illinois. The Meachum site is the first nationally recognized Underground Railroad site in the state of Missouri.

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History Hayrides at Faust Park
October 10 - 11, 2014
A 40 minute hayride passes through the Thornhill and Faust Estates before ending at the 19th century homes of the Historic Village. Bonfire and live music included.

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New Dance Horizons III
October 10 - 11, 2014
Dance St. Louis brings nationally renowned choreographers to St. Louis, pairing each one with a local professional dance company to create distinct world premieres.

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A Midsummer Night's Dream
October 15, 2014 - November 9, 2014
Shakespeare's most raucous and magical comedy.

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Nice Work If You Can Get It
October 10 - 12, 2014
George and Ira Gershwin’s sparkling musical.

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St. Louis Rams Football Game
October 13, 2014
St. Louis Rams vs. San Francisco 49ers. Doors open 1 1/2 hours prior to kick-off. 7:30 p.m.

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Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey: Legends
October 17 - 19, 2014
Lions, tigers and bears, Oh my!

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ROCKtoberfest
October 18, 2014
A Bavarian-themed day of music performances and activities at Laclede’s Landing.

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The Piano Guys
October 18, 2014
Stunningly original instrumentalists and internet video sensations, The Piano Guys bring their live show to the Fabulous Fox Theater.

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St. Louis Rams Football Game
October 19, 2014
St. Louis Rams vs. Seattle Seahawks. Doors open 1 1/2 hours prior to kick-off. 12 p.m.

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Inspired by Nature: A collection of wildlife art by Robert Bateman
Through October 31, 2014
A rare showing of stunning original paintings by internationally acclaimed wildlife artist and conservationist, Robert Batemen is on display through October 31.

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Brian Regan
October 24, 2014
Known for his frequent appearances on The Late Show with David Letterman, Brian Regan shares his sophisticated take on life paired with charming physical humor.

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Haunted Hayloft
October 24 - 26, 2014
Purina Farms hosts Halloween fun for all children and children-at-heart.

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The Louisiana Purchase: Making St. Louis, Remaking America Exhibit
October 25, 2014
A must-see for anyone interested in our nation’s history with never-displayed artifacts and documents on loan from the National Archives. Only at the Missouri History Museum.

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Argentine Tango
Every Sunday, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.
End the weekend with an evening of Argentine tango in The Lobby Lounge. An instructor from Tango St. Louis will be on hand to guide guests of all skill levels through this fascinating form of dance.

Complimentary lessons:
6 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Dancing:
6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Dirty Dancing The Musical
October 21, 2014 - November 2, 2014
Nobody puts baby in a corner.

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Dance Theatre of Harlem
November 7-8, 2014
The country’s first African-American ballet company returns to St. Louis under the new artistic direction of Virginia Johnson. “Scintillating” and “rousing” says the New York Times.

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A Midsummer Night's Dream
October 15, 2014 - November 9, 2014
Shakespeare's most raucous and magical comedy.

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An Evening with Joe Bonamassa
November 15, 2014
Internationally acclaimed superstar guitarist brings St. Louis two shows in one performance- a soulful world-music based acoustic first set and a rousing electric second set in one concert.

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St. Louis Rams Football Game
November 16, 2014
St. Louis Rams vs. Denver Broncos. Doors open 1 1/2 hours prior to kick-off. 12 p.m.

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Motown The Musical
November 18 - 30, 2014
Stage production of the amazing and true story of Berry Gordy, the man who made Motown famous and launched the careers of hundreds of artists.

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Emerson Free Family Night at The Magic House
November 21, 2014
Families can enjoy more than 100 hands-on exhibits at The Magic House at no charge.

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30th Annual Ameren Missouri Thanksgiving Day Parade
November 27, 2014
The Midwest's happiest and most entertaining holiday parade features colorful floats, bands, storybook characters, carriages, equestrian units and Santa Claus as it winds through downtown St. Louis to kick off the holiday season.

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St. Louis Rams Football Game
November 30, 2014
St. Louis Rams vs. Oakland Raiders. Doors open 1 1/2 hours prior to kick-off. 12 p.m.

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Argentine Tango
Every Sunday, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.
End the weekend with an evening of Argentine tango in The Lobby Lounge. An instructor from Tango St. Louis will be on hand to guide guests of all skill levels through this fascinating form of dance.

Complimentary lessons:
6 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Dancing:
6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Annie
December 2- 7, 2014
This production of Annie is a brand new incarnation of the iconic original featuring book and score by Tony Award®-winners Thomas Meehan, Charles Strouse and Martin Charnin.

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Augusta's 32nd Candlelight Christmas Walk
Friday, December 5, 2014
Fifteen hundred glowing luminarias welcome you to the sights, sounds and smells of Christmas yesteryear in charming Augusta, Missouri- the heart of the Midwest wine country. Enjoy horse-drawn carriage rides, artisan crafts and wares, warm yourself at the bonfire in the old town square or listen to caroling in the 300 year-old church or visit with Santa Claus in the Old Wine Hall.

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The Black Keys
December 9, 2014
Critically and commercially acclaimed duo performing their newest album “Turn Blue” and songs from “El Camino” to their Midwest fans.

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Pippin
December 10-14, 2014
Pippin tells the story of a young prince on a death-defying journey to find meaning in his existence. Will he choose a happy but simple life or will he risk everything for a singular flash of glory?

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St. Louis Rams Football Game
December 11, 2014
St. Louis Rams vs. Arizona Cardinals. Doors open 1.5 hours prior to kick-off. 7:25 p.m.

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A Christmas Carol
December 12-14, 2014
Don’t miss this holiday classic. Presented in the stunning Fox Theater.

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Pet-acular Holiday Bazaar
December 13-14, 2014
Shop for unique holiday gifts, watch amazing dog and cat performances, and sample delicious food . All proceeds benefit local animal welfare groups. A special "Breakfast & Craft Workshop with Santa" presented by St. Louis Sprout & About will take place from 9:30 a.m. -11 a.m. each day and kids can enjoy a buffet breakfast complete with dog-bone shaped waffles, eggs and sausage as well as craft activities and photos with Santa and his “dog deer.”

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Lafayette Square Holiday Parlour Tour
December 14, 2014
Experience a glimpse of early Christmas holiday traditions and modern holiday collections in this tour of homes in Historic Lafayette Square.

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A Christmas Story, The Musical
December 16,2014 - Sunday, January 4, 2015
Ralphie Parker wants only one thing for Christmas: an Official Red Ryder Carbine-Action 200-shot Range Model Air Rifle. Don’t put your eye out!

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St. Louis Rams Football Game
Sunday, December 21, 2014
St. Louis Rams vs. New York Giants. Doors open 1.5 hours prior to kick-off. 3:05 p.m.

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First Night® in Grand Center
December 31, 2014
A winter celebration for all, welcoming the first night of 2015 and featuring visual and performing arts, musicians, storytellers, dancers, magicians, actors, puppeteers and visual and media artists. The opening ceremony begins at 6 p.m. on the Main Stage at Grand and Lindell. Children's fireworks at 9 p.m. and Grand Finale Fireworks at midnight.

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Argentine Tango
Every Sunday, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.
End the weekend with an evening of Argentine tango in The Lobby Lounge. An instructor from Tango St. Louis will be on hand to guide guests of all skill levels through this fascinating form of dance.

Complimentary lessons:
6 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Dancing:
6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m.

A Christmas Story, The Musical
December 16,2014 - Sunday, January 4, 2015
Ralphie Parker wants only one thing for Christmas: an Official Red Ryder Carbine-Action 200-shot Range Model Air Rifle. Don’t put your eye out!

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Rodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella
January 20, 2015 - February 1, 2015
A lavish production featuring an incredible live orchestra, jaw-dropping transformations and all the moments you love- the pumpkin, the glass slipper, the masked ball and more- plus some surprising new twists. Be transported back to your childhood as you rediscover some of Rodgers + Hammerstein’s most beloved songs.

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Tango Buenos Aires
January 30 - 31, 2015
Accompanied by musicians from Buenos Aires, theses dancers flawlessly execute the Tango with impressively intricate muscular grace and interlacing movements between couples.

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Argentine Tango
Every Sunday, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.
End the weekend with an evening of Argentine tango in The Lobby Lounge. An instructor from Tango St. Louis will be on hand to guide guests of all skill levels through this fascinating form of dance.

Complimentary lessons:
6 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Dancing:
6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m.

  
Argentine Tango
Every Sunday, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.
End the weekend with an evening of Argentine tango in The Lobby Lounge. An instructor from Tango St. Louis will be on hand to guide guests of all skill levels through this fascinating form of dance.

Complimentary lessons:
6 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Dancing:
6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m.

  
Argentine Tango
Every Sunday, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.
End the weekend with an evening of Argentine tango in The Lobby Lounge. An instructor from Tango St. Louis will be on hand to guide guests of all skill levels through this fascinating form of dance.

Complimentary lessons:
6 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Dancing:
6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m.

  
Argentine Tango
Every Sunday, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.
End the weekend with an evening of Argentine tango in The Lobby Lounge. An instructor from Tango St. Louis will be on hand to guide guests of all skill levels through this fascinating form of dance.

Complimentary lessons:
6 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Dancing:
6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m.

  
Argentine Tango
Every Sunday, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.
End the weekend with an evening of Argentine tango in The Lobby Lounge. An instructor from Tango St. Louis will be on hand to guide guests of all skill levels through this fascinating form of dance.

Complimentary lessons:
6 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Dancing:
6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m.