Squatters Café at KDHX brings tradition and soul to breakfast

See Chef Rob Connoley’s Five Favorite Things in the District

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Explore Japanese Printmaking

Japanese drawing and animation are the focal points of this double-header exhibition at the Pulitzer Arts Foundation.

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Wednesday Night is Jazz Night

A free weekly Wednesday evening in the District featuring live music for jazz lovers of all ages.

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A Vinyl Lovers Dream

Spend an easygoing Saturday in the district and find that elusive vinyl recording you have always wanted at Music Record Shop on Locust.

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Let your senses be your guide in an eclectic arts district that’s new and fresh with every visit. At Grand Center Arts District, your eyes, your ears, your palate and your heart will find arts of every kind to explore. So plan a day, or a night -- or a few of both -- to experience theater, music, galleries, food, cocktails and more. Or let your adventure spontaneously unfold as you wander into venues familiar and new. Come join us. Take a seat. Take a stroll. Take the time to truly discover Grand Center Arts District.

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See

Here, art surrounds you. Galleries exhibit everything from antiquities to contemporary art to award-winning photography, while historic and intimate theaters present Broadway favorites to innovative, debut pieces.

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Hear

Classic jazz to avant-garde to the world-renowned St. Louis Symphony, listen up and love every minute of a set, a movement, or a familiar melody.

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Taste

Craving dinner with a view? Maybe farm-to-table fare? How about crafty cocktails or a cool wine bar? We’re serving it all until final curtain and last call.

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Learn

From Montessori to weekly folk music lessons to the esteemed Grand Center Arts Academy, Grand Center Arts District is the place to pursue your artistic dreams.

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Relax

From the always buzzing Strauss Park to surprise performances in Arts Academy Plaza, you’ll find plenty of places and reasons to kick back and take it all in.

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St. Louis’s Epicenter for the Arts.

In Grand Center Arts District, world-class talent performs, and aspiring artists hone their craft. Eclectic venues line the streets offering everything from Broadway to Black Box Theater, Bebop to Beethoven, street art to galleries and sushi to soul food. Engaging media, inviting parks, inspiring museums and welcoming hotels round out this ever-evolving cultural crossroads.

New in the District

.ZACK brings synergy, access, and essential infrastructure for the performing arts community in St. Louis, and will be a venue in which patrons can have a dynamic, 360-degree experience. From theater fans to food and beverage lovers, and those looking to host special events, .ZACK will provide a world class experience for audiences from across the region.

Getting Here

What draws you in? Musicals, drama, jazz, the symphony? Or maybe it’s the cuisine, the galleries, the media, or the prime people watching. No matter the reason, drive, bike, catch a ride to Grand Center Arts District. Just west of downtown, this is a trip with something for everyone.

Bike / Car

Find our exact location here. Follow Grand Blvd. to the heart of the district. Or on busy nights beat the traffic by taking either Vandeventer or Compton.

Public Transit

Take MetroBus #70 and hop off at any of the several Grand stops. Also, the Grand MetroLink Station is just two blocks from Grand Center Arts District.

Find Us

We are north of Hwy 64/40 and St. Louis University on Grand. While Grand is the heart of the district, art awaits a block or two in either direction.

Parking

We’re ready for you with on-street metered parking, secure parking lots or two covered parking garages. Evening rates are generally $10 - $20.

Find our exact location here. Follow Grand Blvd. to the heart of the district. Or on busy nights beat the traffic by taking either Vandeventer or Compton.

Take MetroBus #70 and hop off at any of the several Grand stops. Also, the Grand MetroLink Station is just two blocks from Grand Center Arts District.

We are north of Hwy 64/40 and St. Louis University on Grand. While Grand is the heart of the district, art awaits a block or two in either direction.

We’re ready for you with on-street metered parking, secure parking lots or two covered parking garages. Evening rates are generally $10 - $20.