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This weekend really just consists of three things: pre-Mardi Gras festivities, the Super Bowl, and Comic Con. Your best bet is to head to Soulard on Saturday, eat lots of food, then go to Comic Con to walk around, then spend all of Sunday on your couch.
Tim Allen is also here, but you don’t want to see that.
Helium Comedy Club
Brendan Schaub is a former UFC heavyweight fighter turned comedian and podcaster. He’ll be performing four shows over two nights at Helium.
Wizard World Comic Con
St. Louis has its own Comic Con! Listen to the panels, buy all sorts of goods, and meet the likes of Sebastian Stan and Sean Bean.
MOBOT Orchid Show
Growing orchids in the tropics: hard. Growing orchids in the Midwest: almost impossible. If you’re into flowers, you don’t want to miss this.
Lunar New Year Festival
WashU hosts acting, dancing, and music performances that people of all backgrounds can enjoy and celebrate the Lunar New Year together.
Wiener Dog Derby
The longest-running dachshund derby in America is back! Hundreds of dachshunds descend upon Wiener Stadium (also known as Rudy Commons) to determine the fastest dachshund in all the land.
Beggin’ Pet Parade
Grab your furry friends and join the Krewe of Barkus for the world’s largest costumed pet parade–the 25th Beggin’ Pet Parade.
The Big Game Bash
Enjoy the biggest game on the biggest TV! Head to BPV for the biggest party during the Super Bowl!
Looking for more great things to do this weekend? Olio City has you covered with the best events, restaurants, and bars in town. Everything is curated by local experts, so you know you won’t be let down.