Whitaker Music Festival

The open-air Whitaker Music Festival presents free Wednesday evening concerts under the stars every summer.

The festival is funded by the Whitaker Foundation, which supports St. Louis arts and parks to promote common heritage, celebrate diversity and encourage vitality within the community.

Visitors are welcome to bring their own picnic supper, baskets or coolers. Please limit glass.Picnic fare, beer, wine, soda and sno-cones are also available for purchase on-site.

2019 Whitaker Music Festival Schedule

May 29 Old Souls Revival

June 5 Terence Blanchard
Presented in partnership with Opera Theatre of St. Louis

June 12 Tonina Saputo

June 19 River Kittens

June 26 The Gene Dobbs Bradford Blues Experience

July 3 Mardra and Reggie Thomas

July 10 Boomtown United

July 17 Annie and the Fur Trappers

July 24 Dave Grelle's Playadors

July 31 Starwolf

Hours & Admission

Wednesdays, May 29 to July 31
Music begins at 7 p.m.
Last entry at 8:30 p.m.

Free admission after 5 p.m.
The Children’s Garden remains open with free admission from 5 to 7 p.m.

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Perform at the Festival!

The Whitaker Music Festival has hosted dozens of St. Louis' finest musicians. You could be next! 

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