5 Things to do in St. Louis this Weekend: 3/7-3/9

Arch Madness

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Missouri Valley Conference Tournament
Thursday, March 6-Sunday, March 9
Arch Madness is back as the Missouri Valley Conference men’s basketball tournament gets started Thursday and runs through Sunday’s 1 p.m. championship game at the Scottrade Center. This is one of the can’t-miss events each year for area college basketball fans so don’t miss it! Ticket prices vary but all-session tickets are going for $203, $159 and $119. http://www.scottradecenter.com/events-tickets/2014/archmadness.html

Fish Fry Friday
Friday, March 7
It’s officially Fish Fry season! There are plenty of great options throughout the St. Louis region for a relaxing and delicious evening of fun. Check out this blog for a list of reviews of dozens of fish fries from last year and this year. Remember, there are no bad fish fries! http://www.fridaynightfish.com

Peter and the Starcatcher
Friday, March 7-Sunday, March 9
This unique and creative musical play at the Peabody Opera House tries to answer the question, “How did Peter Pan become ‘The boy who never grew up’?” The origin story features 12 actors who play more than 100 characters. Performances are planned for 8 p.m. Friday, 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday and 2 and 7:30 p.m. Sunday. Tickets are $92, $62, $42 and $27. http://www.peabodyoperahouse.com/events/detail/peter-and-the-starcatcher

Webster University Film Series –­ “Dear Mr. Watterson”
Friday, March 7-Sunday, March 9
For years, the comic strip Calvin & Hobbes has made a huge impact on its readers. This film takes a look at why Bill Watterson’s beloved comic has been so beloved through the years. Shows begin each night at 7:30 p.m. at Moore Auditorium and tickets are $4-$6. http://events.webster.edu/event/dear_mr_watterson?utm_campaign=widget&utm_medium=widget&utm_source=Webster+University+

Urban Chestnut Grove Brewery and Bierhall
All weekend
The popular Urban Chestnut Brewing Company opened up its newest location in The Grove (4465 Manchester Ave.) a couple weeks ago and has been met with popular reception. Stop by and grab one of their tasty craft brews and take advantage of their full kitchen, which serves up everything from salads to sandwiches to oysters. http://urbanchestnut.com/?p=2664



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