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June 2018

St. Louis Magazine’s June issue is out now, and the cover story highlights the metro region’s top restaurant patios. Discover more than 100 alfresco spots to savor the summer. Also inside: a century of Muny magic, Missouri kicks on Route 66, and a conversation with the St. Louis author Dave Barry called “super-smart and very funny.” 

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ILLUSTRATION BY JOEL KIMMEL

A look inside the June issue more

Dining

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Nancy Winkelmann

David Sanborn at Jazz at the Bistro, Life Outside in Creve Coeur Park, Damon Davis at The Luminary, and more. more

Culture

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Photo by Matt Marcinkowski

A creative in multiple forms of art and media, Elise says her lyrical content is at the center of her music. more

Music

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Photo by Jiyang Chen

A second, longer version of the contemporary opera makes its Opera Theatre premiere on June 3. more

Performing Arts

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Photo by Kevin A. Roberts

A former business consultant and Maritz executive, Bibbins is now responsible for recruiting and managing the Fashion Fund’s incubator designers and hopes to revitalize the Garment District on Washington Avenue. more

Style

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Photo by Kevin A. Roberts

For twins Nina and Bogdan Hamilton, the sport’s a sort of “physical chess.” more

Sports

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Calligraphy by Cheryl Tefft

An expert deconstructs the nuances of how calligraphers "create beauty in the world." more

Literature

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Kairos Photography + Films

After dating for nine years, Carlo DiCarlo surprised his bride-to-be with a proposal in front of the glittering Eiffel Tower. more

Weddings

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VIA FLICKR/QUINN DOMBROWSKI

New offerings from a handful of local breweries more

Dining

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Photo by Kevin A. Roberts

The new St. Louis restaurant concept arrives in Clayton. more

First Bite

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Photography by Richard Moore, courtesy of the Missouri History Museum

The bar had a pool, a bowling machine, shuffleboard, and, most likely, a Cardinals game on the P.A. more

History

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Photography by Kevin A. Roberts

Tucked beneath Baileys’ Chocolate Bar, Dave Bailey's new spot specializes in NOLA-style fare. more

Restaurant Reviews

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Photography courtesy of LimeBike

After a years-long process, the city is trying a relatively new model in the U.S. more

News

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Photo by Kevin A. Roberts

Dave Barry pronounced the St. Louis writer “super-smart and very funny.” more

Literature

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Elizabeth Lloyd Photography

Erin Brooks and Josh Udelhofen tied the knot in a ceremony at Scape, with a cocktail reception on the restaurant’s ivy-covered patio. more

Weddings

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Photography by Kevin A. Roberts

A former Chinese restaurant at the corner of South Kirkwood Road and Big Bend has been transformed into a barbecue joint with ranch-style décor, ample parking, and lots of families. more

Restaurant Reviews

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Photography by Kevin A. Roberts

What’s new and notable this month more

Dining

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Duffy Photo & Film

Morgan Drawe and Shamus McFerson exchanged vows in an intimate wedding at Kuhs Estate and Farm. more

Weddings

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Abbie Takes Pictures

Kelli and Marcus Wright celebrated in the Peabody Opera House, which held special significance for the bride. more

Weddings

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Photography by Kevin A. Roberts

For this former restaurant marketing executive, barbecue just clicks. more

Dining