(Credit, Randy Yagi)

#Throwback Thursday: The History of Mardi Gras

Soulard’s Mardi Gras celebration kicks it up a notch this weekend with the big parade. But as most know, Mardi Gras is an imported event.


St. Louis Police Search for Suspects In Soulard Shooting

The victim was shot in the stomach while fighting off two robbers.


Fire crews on the scene of a fire/explosion at a building on Menard in Soulard. (Photo credit: Afton Spriggs/KMOX)

Unlicensed Crew Caused Soulard Explosion

South Dakota based group, did not have a permit nor license officials say.


Fire crews on the scene of a fire/explosion at a building on Menard in Soulard. (Photo credit: Kevin Killeen/KMOX)

Residents Evacuated After Soulard Gas Explosion

Fire crews are on the scene of an explosion at a building in Soulard. It happened around 1:00 pm at Menard and Shenandoah.


Photo: David McNew/Getty Images

Police: Man Shoots Friend in Butt Outside Soulard Bar

A man is in custody after allegedly shooting his friend after a late Wednesday night disturbance at a Soulard bar.



St. Louis A-Z: I Is For International Tap House

On August 10th, we visited the International Tap House in Soulard for the letter I.


Jimmy John's

Labor Protesters Return To Soulard Jimmy John’s

Organizer Marteen Refinan says many workers who went on strike last week have seen more hours and slight increases in salary.


Fast food workers at the Jimmy John's in Soulard go on strike, saying the can't survive on $7.35 an hour. (KMOX/Kevin Killeen)

Jimmy John’s Workers Strike in Soulard

Fast food workers at the Jimmy John’s in Soulard are picketing this afternoon demanding higher wages and union representation.



Security Officers Kill Gun-Toting Man at Soulard Mardi Gras

Police say 32-year-old Otis Roberson refused demands to drop his handgun.


The Soulard neighborhood comes to life for the Mardi Gras Parade in St. Louis on February 18, 2012. The Mardi Gras weekend in St. Louis is the second largest Mardi Gras celebration in the United States. UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Soulard Mardi Gras Frequently Asked Questions

The Mardi Gras Grand Parade begins at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday




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