stringfest stl mag

Fourth Annual Stringfest, May 4, 2018  
6 PM to 9 PM 

Stringfest Musicians

Look for your favorite regional musicians strolling around Historic Downtown Maplewood.
Enjoy food & drink at Maplewood's award-winning food purveyors, mingle with our merchants at their open houses and in-shop events. See the listings below for details! This event is sponsored by the City of Maplewood Special Business District.  Free admission.  Free parking.

Find updates about our musicians on our Facebook Event Page

Scroll before you stroll, find out what's at Stringfest! Over 30 musicians and 25 businesses participating.
Musicians will be free-range and roaming the streets of Historic Downtown Maplewood

Merchant Open Houses and In-Shop Activities

Elements of Design Studio          
2718 Sutton                   
Elements of Design Studio will have several musicians to share their talents for the evening! Inemitable Lovers, Mindyana Jones, Devon Cahill, and Rev MacFarlane will be coming out to perform.

Flying Tiger Motorcycles             
7231 Manchester                
The folks at Flying Tiger Motorcycle will be staying open late and just hanging out. They will have their candles and soaps for sale as well our motorcycles on display.

Zee Bee Market LLC
7270 Manchester       
Zee Bee Market is offering  10% the off entire stock to customers who mention this event.

Sole Survivor    
7312 Manchester                              
Presenting Sole Survivor's 2018 Handmade Leather Sandal Collection. View all the models available this season and join them for refreshments and conversations about leather.

Airedale Antics
7316 Manchester                            
Did you know that string music is therapeutic for dogs and cats?  Stop by Airedale Antics for a refreshment (and a cool drink water if you brought the dog.

The Silver Lady 
7318 Manchester                     
The Silver Lady will be having a storewide sale & specials on their unique and original Sterling silver jewelry and Sterling silver jewelry with gemstones.

Harmony, Health, and Healing   
7342 Manchester  
Harmony, Health, and Healing will have a table set up outside with massage specials and information.  

The Book House           
7352 Manchester                   
Shop and browse large and eclectic collection of new, used, rare and unusual books in a cozy fun atmosphere while listening to Stringfest musicians.

Get the WORD Out        
7405 Manchester
Get the WORD Out will be having a special open house with discounts on all merchandise from 6 PM to 9 PM.

Food, Drink & Treats

3101 Sutton                              
Mauhaus will have a stand outside their cafe where they will sell their cold brew and hot chocolate alongside Spicy Black Bean Samosas, Strawberry Macarons, and S'mores Pop Arts.

The Muddled Pig Gastropub      
2733 Sutton                    
The Muddled Pig will be open regular hours with their regular menu with a food special and a drink special.

Saratoga Lanes 
2725a Sutton           
Open house, selling 16oz alumnimum bottles of Bud, Bud Select & Bud Light $4/ 24oz  Pin Bottles of Saratoga's Special Hurricanes $10/ $6 Refills on the parking lot.

Maya Cafe         
2726 Sutton              
Maya Cafe will have a Margarita Cart and Food tent selling empanadas and street tacos storefront. Inside Happy Hour until 7 PM and food specials all night.

Pie Oh My         
2719 Sutton           
Stop in and get some slices of pie or pie squares.

The Blue Duck  
2661 Sutton                           
The Bluegrass band, Woodshine,  will be playing inside the restaurant from 7-9 PM.

Schlafly Bottleworks      
7260 Southwest                 
Live music outside with Gary Hunt and Dustin Greer and of course, beer!

The Benevolent King      
7268 Manchester Ave           
Business will be as usual but feel free to take a seat on their wonderful patio and grab one of the many delicious signature cocktails.

Kakao Chocolate            
7272 Manchester         
May the 4th be with you! Kakao has special Star Wars chocolates

7278 Manchester     
Come in for 20% Off select beers and wine! Check out their summer specials: Brussels sprout pizza, Chicken Bacon Ranch Sandwich or Pizza, Summer Salad with strawberries and Gorgonzola, Carrot Cake. Yum! 

Foundation Grounds Coffeehouse          
7298 Manchester          
Foundation Grounds will be hosting their normal Open Mic Night from 6 PM to 9 PM.  Look for food and drink specials.

Larder & Cupboard       
7310 Manchester                         
@Larder_Cupboard (Instagram and twitter)       
Larder & Cupboard will be selling beverages street-side, as well as hosting an open house in-store highlighting our exciting new products. Come in, see what's new, and try a few samples of our favorite things.

Vom Fass St. Louis         
7314 Manchester                    
Vom Fass offers Wine and Sangria tasting. They will also create a special Vom Fass Cocktail and be selling wine and shots by the glass.

Boardwalk Waffles & Ice Cream
7326B Manchester                   
Open House

The Crow's Nest             
7336 Manchester                    
The Crow's Nest will be serving drinks out front including 4hands draft beer, jello shots, and rum dumpsters (coconut & white rum, with orange, cranberry and pineapple juices).Inside, The Crow's Nest will have the full menu until 11 PM and live music.

7344 Manchester                  
Boogaloo will be featuring both food and drink specials inside as well as specialty cocktails out front.