Schedule of Upcoming Events

Please note the Public Media Commons is open 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. daily except during private events.

St. Louis Scenes in the Commons
July 1-31, 7:00 a.m.—11:00 p.m.

Stop by the Public Media Commons any time – from 7 in the morning until 11 at night – to watch dynamic video on the two-story screens. It’s free, and for the month of July you can explore exciting scenes and behind the scenes in St. Louis!


First Fridays in Grand Center: Union Avenue Opera
Friday, July 1, starting at 6:30 p.m.
FREE
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Union Avenue Opera will perform music from Gilbert and Sullivan’s “The Mikado” in the Public Media Commons and That Uppity Theatre Company will perform in Studio B as part of the Theatre Crawl in Grand Center.


Storytime in the Commons
Saturday, July 2, 2016, 9:30 to 11:00 a.m.
Curious George
This event is sold out.

We invite you to enjoy our free, special family reading program this summer in the Public Media Commons, outside the Nine Network. Each event will feature a favorite character from PBS Kids and will include stories, visuals on the big screens, crafts, games, and other family activities geared to young children. PBS Kids characters will be available for photos with the children. Bring blankets and/or chairs for seating. This event is free, but registration is required. Storytime in the Commons is part of the Nine Network’s American Graduate initiative and is presented in partnership with St. Louis Public Library.


Feast TV Taste & See Season Tickets
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Join us again for our popular series of five events featuring tastes of regional foods and beverages, spectacular video, activities and demonstrations. Tickets are $36 per person for the remaining 3 events – a savings of 20%! 

Fridays at 7:00 p.m. in the Public Media Commons:
July 15: BBQ & Spirits
August 19: Breakfast for Dinner
September 16: Go Fish

Feast TV Taste & See events are a partnership of the Nine Network and Feast Magazine with presenting sponsor Wells Fargo Advisors LLC. Admission is $15. Must be 21 to enter, valid photo ID required.


Feast TV Taste & See | BBQ & Spirits
Friday, July 15, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.
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There are as many varieties of barbecue as there are spirits. We’ll sample these American classics, meet the people behind the smokers and enjoy cocktails from our region’s best distilleries.

The BBQ & Spirits event features live music by Hazard to Ya Booty; barbeque from Pappy’s Smokehouse, Beast Craft BBQ Co., The Shaved Duck, Salt + Smoke, Edibles & Essentials and Capitalist Pig; and spirits from Wood Hat Spirits, Pinckney Bend Distillery, StilL 630, Chandler Hill Vineyards, and Square One Brewery – Spirits of St. Louis.

The event is a partnership of the Nine Network and Feast Magazine with presenting sponsor Wells Fargo Advisors LLC. Admission is $15. Must be 21 to enter, valid photo ID required.


Storytime in the Commons
Saturday, August 6, 2016, 9:30 to 11:00 a.m.
Dinosaur Train
This event is currently at attendance capacity. However, we encourage you to check back starting July 18, when additional space might be available.

We invite you to enjoy our free, special family reading program this summer in the Public Media Commons, outside the Nine Network. Each event will feature a favorite character from PBS Kids and will include stories, visuals on the big screens, crafts, games, and other family activities geared to young children. PBS Kids characters will be available for photos with the children. Bring blankets and/or chairs for seating. This event is free, but registration is required. Storytime in the Commons is part of the Nine Network’s American Graduate initiative and is presented in partnership with St. Louis Public Library.


Feast TV Taste & See | Breakfast for Dinner
Friday, August 19, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.
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Indulge in doughnuts, eggs, crepes, pancakes, bagels, chocolate, coffee and even coffee stout. See why breakfast is sometimes even better when it’s eaten for dinner. The event is a partnership of the Nine Network and Feast Magazine with presenting sponsor Wells Fargo Advisors LLC. Admission is $15. Must be 21 to enter, valid photo ID required.


Storytime in the Commons
Saturday, September 10, 2016, 9:30 to 11:00 a.m.
Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood
This event is currently at attendance capacity. However, we encourage you to check back starting August 22, when additional space might be available.

We invite you to enjoy our free, special family reading program this summer in the Public Media Commons, outside the Nine Network. Each event will feature a favorite character from PBS Kids and will include stories, visuals on the big screens, crafts, games, and other family activities geared to young children. PBS Kids characters will be available for photos with the children. Bring blankets and/or chairs for seating. This event is free, but registration is required. Storytime in the Commons is part of the Nine Network’s American Graduate initiative and is presented in partnership with St. Louis Public Library.


Feast TV Taste & See | Go Fish
Friday, September 16, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.
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Experience the beauty and the flavor of local, Midwest-raised fish and learn the how’s and why’s of preparing, dining and imbibing with all things aquatic. Paired with outstanding wines, of course. The event is a partnership of the Nine Network and Feast Magazine with presenting sponsor Wells Fargo Advisors LLC. Admission is $15. Must be 21 to enter, valid photo ID required.


Storytime in the Commons
Saturday, October 1, 2016, 9:30 to 11:00 a.m.
Peg + Cat
This event is currently at attendance capacity. However, we encourage you to check back starting Friday September 16, when additional space might be available.

We invite you to enjoy our free, special family reading program this summer in the Public Media Commons, outside the Nine Network. Each event will feature a favorite character from PBS Kids and will include stories, visuals on the big screens, crafts, games, and other family activities geared to young children. PBS Kids characters will be available for photos with the children. Bring blankets and/or chairs for seating. This event is free, but registration is required. Storytime in the Commons is part of the Nine Network’s American Graduate initiative and is presented in partnership with St. Louis Public Library.