October is always a fun time to be in St. Louis. With fall festivals abound, we’ve compiled a few that are sure to be a blast. Check out our calendar for more local events.

Missouri Prairie Festival
Oct. 7 | 2 -10 PM
at Thomas Dunn Learning Center
This all-ages festival features live music from the Hillary Fitz Band, Monkh and the People, the Cree Rider Family Band and more as well as “a variety of thought-provoking educational talks and interactive workshops.”

Grove Fest
Oct. 7 | 2 -11 PM
in the Grove
This annual family-friendly festival returns for its 12th year on Manchester Avenue between Tower Grove Avenue and Sarah Street and features live music, street performers, food and drinks, crafts, fashion, art and a kids zone.

Sauce Magazine’s Harvest Festival
Oct. 15 | 11AM – 5PM
at Laumeier Sculpture Park
Local restaurants, breweries, wineries, fresh produce, artists, designers and live music will be featured during Sauce Magazine’s 11th annual Harvest Festival.

Oct. 17 | 6-8:30 PM  
at Urban Chestnut — Midtown
This Oktoberfest party for dogs includes a costume contest, a doggie polka contest and other games and prizes. Proceeds benefit the Humane Society of Missouri’s
Rescued Pet Trauma Fund, which provides surgeries for sick and injured shelter pets.

All information from event webpages. M