“Art Hill provides a natural amphitheatre, a great place to watch fireworks, you know, from over the grand basin,” he says. “But then you’ve got the Arch, and having a concert under the Arch, and seeing the fireworks under the Arch – that’s pretty special, too.”
Large donation puts CityArchRiver Foundation within striking distance of $250 million tally.
Expansion will be done in 2017 and will feature state-of-the-art displays to tell age-old story of the West.
Seven acres of green space and walkways will replace gray concrete and steel edifice.
An open house to review the $20 million redesign plans for Kiener Plaza happens tonight from 4 to 7 at the Hilton St. Louis at the Ballpark.
The ampitheater would be eliminated and replaced with a lawn, gardens and playgrounds.
Another ground-breaking ceremony took place today for the St. Louis Gateway Arch Grounds Project as a third phase of construction begins.
Thursday’s ceremony will come with just over a year left before the 50th anniversary of the completion of the Gateway Arch.
Partner organizations coordinating the CityArchRiver project released an updated construction schedule outlining tentative dates for the start and completion of remaining project components.
Join the Pappas Toyota Mighty Mox Street Team for the next stop of the tour on Wednesday, July 23rd from 5 – 7 PM at the Missouri Botanical Garden.