August 01, 2010

Chuck Berry and Nelly at Kiener Plaza

On Thursday, July 29, rock legend Chuck Berry performed a free concert at Kiener Plaza in support of St. Louis' bid for the 2012 Democratic National Convention. Local rap star Nelly also showed up as the surprise mystery guest. The event was sponsored and organized by the St. Louis 2012 Convention Host Committee. More information can be found at the group's website www.stl2012.org. Photos by Erin Kinsella.
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Chuck Berry performing at Kiener Plaza in St. Louis.
Chuck Berry performing at Kiener Plaza in St. Louis.
St. Louisans came out to Kiener Plaza to support St. Louis' bid for the 2012 Democratic National Convention.
St. Louisans came out to Kiener Plaza to support St. Louis' bid for the 2012 Democratic National Convention.
Chuck Berry performing at Kiener Plaza in St. Louis.
Chuck Berry performing at Kiener Plaza in St. Louis.
Chuck Berry performing at Kiener Plaza in St. Louis.
Chuck Berry performing at Kiener Plaza in St. Louis.
Chuck Berry performing at Kiener Plaza in St. Louis.
Chuck Berry performing at Kiener Plaza in St. Louis.
St. Louisans came out to Kiener Plaza to support St. Louis' bid for the 2012 Democratic National Convention.
St. Louisans came out to Kiener Plaza to support St. Louis' bid for the 2012 Democratic National Convention.
Chuck Berry performing at Kiener Plaza in St. Louis.
Chuck Berry performing at Kiener Plaza in St. Louis.
Chuck Berry performing at Kiener Plaza in St. Louis.
Chuck Berry performing at Kiener Plaza in St. Louis.
St. Louisans came out to Kiener Plaza to support St. Louis' bid for the 2012 Democratic National Convention.
St. Louisans came out to Kiener Plaza to support St. Louis' bid for the 2012 Democratic National Convention.
Chuck Berry performing at Kiener Plaza in St. Louis.
Chuck Berry performing at Kiener Plaza in St. Louis.