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Concerts, lectures ...and the Kitchen Sink

Whether you are a fan of public radio or you have never listened, there is something for everyone in this series of discussions, live broadcasts, concerts and meet-ups. Events are held at St. Louis Public Radio in Grand Center.

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Upcoming Events

6th Annual An Evening of Mostly Clean Comedy

Three Stand-Up Comedians, two hours of laughter, one great venue - and no two-drink minimum. Join us for a night of mostly clean comedy featuring comedians Nick Vatterott, Duke Taylor and Tom Shelton on Friday, July 13 at 8 p.m. at UMSL at Grand Center.

Cash Bar - No Drink Minimum

Friday, July 13, 2018
8:00 p.m.
UMSL @ Grand Center
3651 Olive Street | St. Louis, MO 63108


Tickets are $10

A part of the Kitchen Sink Series sponsored by Carol House Furniture.

Recent Events

Charity Match Making
Charity Match Making

On February 15, join Generation Listen STL and St. Louis Public Radio for a Charity Match Making event. From 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., you can meet representatives from charitable organizations in need of volunteers. Each charity will give a 60-second pitch for your attention, moderated by a St. Louis Public Radio on-air personality. Afterwards, enjoy a complimentary beer from 4 Hands Brewing as you find your charity match. Think speed dating between volunteers and local charities!

General admission for individuals is just $10 and includes 2 drink tickets. Registration for charities is just $20 and includes admission for 2 organization reps, a table for promotional materials and volunteer sign-up, an opportunity to pitch your group to attendees, and 2 drink tickets per person. Up to 35 organizations can sign up.

Thursday, February 15, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

UMSL at Grand Center, St. Louis Public Radio, 3651 Olive Street, St. Louis MO 63108

Registration for this event is now closed. Join us at the next Kitchen Sink event soon.

A part of the Kitchen Sink Series sponsored by Carol House Furniture and UIC.

Crafts
Crafts2: An Adult Craft Night

Sample one of a kind Perennial beers while creating upcycled crafts with Perennial!

$15 ticket includes craft materials and beer sampling. This event is 21+.

Thursday, November 30 | 6:30 p.m.

UMSL @ Grand Center Community Room
3651 Olive Street | St. Louis, MO 63108

A part of the Kitchen Sink Series sponsored by Mosby Building Arts.

St. Louis Public Radio Tiny Desk Concert

Join Generation Listen STL for a St. Louis Public Radio Tiny Desk Concert on Friday, November 17th at 7:30p.m at UMSL at Grand Center. Scarlet Tanager and Middle Class Fashion will perform in this special pop-music presentation.

Reservations for this event are free. There will be a cash-only bar.

Friday, November 17 | 7:30 p.m.

UMSL @ Grand Center
3651 Olive Street | St. Louis, MO 63108

A part of the Kitchen Sink Series sponsored by Mosby Building Arts.

We are no longer taking reservations as we have reached max capacity. Thanks.
Taco-Rita

Taco-Rita 2017

The city’s top taco joints battle it out at Taco-Rita, presented by Sauce Magazine and The Kitchen Sink Series.

September 22, 2017 | 4:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Public Media Commons
3653 Olive Street | St. Louis, MO 63108

A part of the Kitcheen Sink Series sponsored by Mosby Building Arts .

Midwest Belgian Beer Fest 2017
Ice Cream for Beer! A beer and ice cream tasting

Enjoy ice cream from Clementine's of Lafayette Square and beer from Main Street Brewing Company of Belleville fused together for a unique bi-state frozen treat—or sample them separately to beat the summer heat.

Thursday, July 27
6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

St. Louis Public Radio Community Room
3651 Olive St.
St. Louis, MO 63108

Tickets $10 per person

  • 6 beer samples
  • 6 ice cream samples
  • sample them fused together or sample them separately

Part of the Kitchen Sink Series sponsored by Mosby Building Arts
Who's on Draft?
Who's on Deck? What's on Draft?

Bring a chair and cheer on the home team while watching the game on the Public Media Commons giant outdoor screen. Enjoy dogs and brats from Classic Red Hots Catering and sample beer from five area microbreweries including:

  • 2nd Shift
  • 4Hands
  • Old Bakery Beer
  • Urban Chestnut
  • Perennial

June 7, 2017 | 6:00 p.m.
Tickets $15

Public Media Commons
3653 Olive Street | St. Louis, MO 63108

A part of the Kitcheen Sink Series sponsored by Mosby Building Arts.