April 15, 2008

St. Louis People: Flamenco dancing, Schlafly Repeal of Prohibition Festival

Flamenco dancers at Sol Lounge and beer enthusiasts at the Schlafly Repeal of Prohibition Festival make up this slideshow of St. Louis people. Pics 1-8 are from the Repeal Festival, held on Saturday, April 12, and pics 9-12 are of Flamenco dancing Sunday, April 13, held at Sol, located in Midtown. Pictures by Anastasia Folorunso.
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The Swing DeVille, a Maplewood-based band, played mix of bluegrass, swing and jazz during the Repeal Festival held Saturday.
Anastasia Folorunso
The Swing DeVille, a Maplewood-based band, played mix of bluegrass, swing and jazz during the Repeal Festival held Saturday.
Food was served throughout the day at the Repeal Festival.
Anastasia Folorunso
Food was served throughout the day at the Repeal Festival.
Guests were kept warm by numerous fire pits set up on the Schlafly Bottleworks property.
Anastasia Folorunso
Guests were kept warm by numerous fire pits set up on the Schlafly Bottleworks property.
More than twelve varieties of beer were available under the tents, including the raspberry ale.
Anastasia Folorunso
More than twelve varieties of beer were available under the tents, including the raspberry ale.
The longest line though, was for the traditional hops beer.
Anastasia Folorunso
The longest line though, was for the traditional hops beer.
Despite the cold temperatures, people seemed to have one hell of a time.
Anastasia Folorunso
Despite the cold temperatures, people seemed to have one hell of a time.
While it's unclear whether this dog had a chance to lick up any beer, it appeared to be doing fine among the crowd.
Anastasia Folorunso
While it's unclear whether this dog had a chance to lick up any beer, it appeared to be doing fine among the crowd.
Most ended the day with a tour of the Bottleworks facility.
Anastasia Folorunso
Most ended the day with a tour of the Bottleworks facility.
Los Flamencos and guest artists, Pier Franco, dancer; Henry Claude, percussionist; Andrew "El Gitanito" John, singer; and Josie Niemira, singer, performed at Sol Lounge Sunday night.
Anastasia Folorunso
Los Flamencos and guest artists, Pier Franco, dancer; Henry Claude, percussionist; Andrew "El Gitanito" John, singer; and Josie Niemira, singer, performed at Sol Lounge Sunday night.
St. Louis People: Flamenco dancing, Schlafly Repeal of Prohibition Festival
Anastasia Folorunso