Henry Shaw gave the citizens of St. Louis the grand pleasure park, known as Tower Grove Park, in 1868. The park is home to softball, soccer, tennis, corkball and frisbee games, as well as to the strollers, joggers and picnickers who revel in the fanciful Victorian pavilions and sculptures Shaw commissioned -- and in the more than 8,000 trees and shrubs he imported from around the world.

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  • Compton Heights Concert Band (Live Music)

    • Mon., Aug. 8, 7:30 p.m. free
  • The Bottlesnakes (Live Music)

    • Fri., Aug. 12, 4:30 p.m. free
  • Festival of Nations (Festivals)

    • Aug. 27-28, 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Admission and entertainment are free; food and gifts are affordably priced.
  • Race For Refuge (Sports - Participatory)

    • Sat., Sept. 3, 8-11:30 a.m. $30 - $50
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  • Cree Rider (Live Music)

    • Fri., Sept. 9, 4:30 p.m. free

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