Fair St. Louis
300 parking spaces at the old Forest Park Hospital will be available for $15 during the fair, with a free shuttle to transport visitors to the park.
The Lake St. Louis Water Ski Club and the Flying Walendas will perform at the Grand Basin.
Street parking in Forest Park will be prohibited, and fairgoers will only be allowed to park on parking lots in the park.
There will be no street parking within Forest Park during Fair St. Louis, and officials are drawing up a comprehensive parking plan for the July 3-5 event.
St. Louis police say new plan goes into effect May 12th
Three new musical acts have been added to the line-up, including the Ozark Mountain Daredevils on July 4 and En Vogue on July 5.
Fair St. Louis moves to Forest Park this year, but organizers still expect big crowds for entertainment, fireworks and food.
The 4th of July fair traditionally held on the grounds of the Gateway Arch will be held in Forest Park next year with Art Hill being the centerpiece for the event. The Arch and its grounds are in the midst of a multi-million dollar renovation.
Renovations to the Arch grounds should be underway next July, forcing the move.
A $380 million renovation of the Arch area will be in full swing next July, forcing the popular Fourth of July event to move elsewhere.