Local Information


St. Louis Cardinals Baseball
Busch Stadium, 421-2400, www.stlcardinals.com
The Cardinals begin a home series against the Pittsburgh Pirates on June 23. Stadium Pin Night is June 24. Game times begin at 7:10pm. The stadium is accessible via Metrolink.

The St. Louis MUNY
Forest Park, 361-1900, www.muny.com
Throughout the preconference the MUNY will be presenting Beauty and the Beast. A limited number of free seats are available on a first-come first-serve basis. These seats are accessible through the gates at the top of the theatre seating area and are available from 7pm.

Opera Theatre St. Louis
Loretto-Hilton Center, 130 Edgar Road, 961-0644, www.opera-stl.org
Productions will include Verdi's Rigoletto and Benjamin Britten's Gloriana.

The St. Louis Black Repertory Company
Grandel Theatre, 3610 Grandel Square, 534-3810, www.stlouisblackrep.com
During the preconference the Black Rep will perform Raisin, a Tony Award-winning musical by Robert Nemiroff and Charlotte Zaltberg.

St. Louis Shakespeare
Grandel Theatre, 3610 Grandel Square, 361-5664, www.stlshakespeare.org
St. Louis Shakespeare will be presenting The Compleat Works of Wllm Shkspr (abridged) as a special limited engagement.

The Gateway Arch
11 North 4th Street, 655-1641, www.nps.gov/jeff, 8am - 10pm
Entrance to the Gateway Arch is free, though certain activities (such as the tram ride to the top) do charge a fee.

The St. Louis Zoo
Forest Park, 781-0900, www.stlzoo.org, 8am - 7pm
Zagat Survey has rated the St. Louis Zoo number one in the US. Admission to the Zoo is free, though there are fees for some attractions.

The Missouri Botanical Gardens
4344 Shaw Blvd, 577-9400, www.mobot.org, 9am - 5pm, W 9am - 9pm
The Botanical Garden is a tremendous place to visit while you are in St. Louis. There is an admission fee.

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