City of Olivette celebrates the community in a fall festival. Kim Massie will perform in-concert on Saturday evening.
When: 4 to 10 p.m. Friday, Sept. 27, 12 to 10 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 28, 8 a.m. to 10p.m. Sunday, Sept. 29
Where: Stacy Park, 9750 Old Bonhomme Road, Olivette, MO
Cost: Free Admission!
Carnival bracelets are $20 and can be used for a 4-hour block of time.
Food and drink available for purchase.
$22 registration fee for 5K run, $7 registration fee for Fun Run.
The City of Olivette welcomes fall with an all-out festival, “Olivette on the Go” Sept. 27 through 29. The festival features a wide array of live music, local food, games and carnival rides. Kim Massie, popular blues diva, will headline on the main stage Saturday evening, followed by the Grateful Dead tribute band Jake’s Leg on Sunday.
This year, The City of Olivette announces the first-ever “Olivette’s Got Talent” contest. Find details for the contest at www.olivetteonthego.com/olivettes-got-talent. Submissions due by midnight on Sept. 1.
The festival also launches its first annual car show taking place Saturday, Sept. 28 from noon to 3 p.m. To register, visit www.olivetteonthego.com/carshow or call the Olivette Parks and Recreation Department at 314-991-1249. The deadline to enter is Sept. 20, 2013.
Festival traditions, include a chili cook-off on Saturday and a 5K run and Fun Run on Sunday. Attendees can look forward to the big Friday night kick-off with interactive DJ Reggie, walkers and dances. The festival continues with taekwondo and karate demonstrations by St. Louis Black Belt Academy, performances by Everyday Circus, balloon sculpting, juggling, and even a demonstration by the World Bird Sanctuary. Although the “Olivette on the Go” festival celebrates the residents and businesses that reside in Olivette, organizers invite everyone in the region to attend.
For more information visit www.OlivetteOnTheGo.com or call Jeff Wade, director of parks and recreation, at 314-991-1249.