Fourth Annual Stringfest, May 4, 2018
6 PM to 9 PM
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.
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Stringfest! Over 30 musicians and 25 businesses participating.
Musicians will be free-range and
roaming the streets of Historic Downtown Maplewood
- Auset Music Project
- Desmond Kingsley Duo
- Dizzy Atmosphere
- Dusty James & Abalone Pearl
- Elliot Ranney with Bryan Ranney
- Joey Kenig and Roger Netherton
- KTE Trio
- Matt McGaughey and Friends
- Skin and Bones
- The People's
- Three Crooked Men
Merchant Open Houses and In-Shop Activities
Elements of Design Studio
Elements of Design Studio will have several musicians to share their talents for the evening!
Flying Tiger Motorcycles
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
Zee Bee Market is offering 10% the off entire stock to customers who mention this event.
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.
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
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
Harmony, Health, and Healing will have a table set up outside with massage specials and information.
The Book House
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 will be having a special open house with discounts on all merchandise from 6 PM to 9 PM.
Food, Drink & Treats
The Muddled Pig Gastropub
The Muddled Pig will be open regular hours with their regular menu with a food special and a drink special.
Open house, selling 16oz
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
Stop in and get some slices of pie or pie squares.
The Blue Duck
The Bluegrass band,
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.
May the 4th be with you! Kakao has special Star Wars chocolates
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
Foundation Grounds will be hosting their normal Open Mic Night from 6 PM to 9 PM. Look for food and drink specials.
Larder & Cupboard
@Larder_Cupboard (Instagram and
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
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
The Crow's Nest
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.
Boogaloo will be featuring both food and drink specials inside as well as specialty cocktails out front.