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LouFest 2018 cancelled

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Adler Bowman, web editor

September 5, 2018

Mike Van Hee, LouFest’s managing partner, released an official statement at 1:45 a.m. Wednesday Sept. 5, 2018 on behalf of all festival coordinators. He announced that St. Louis’s beloved ninth annual music festival, scheduled to take place in only three days, had been cancelled. Van Hee stated...

51 things you’ve definitely said if you went to KHS

51 things you've definitely said if you went to KHS

Jane Stewart, communications editor

March 15, 2018 Have you ever said or heard any of these phrases around the halls of KHS? Let us know in the comments below.

Best of LouFest

Best of LouFest

Malcia Greene, features writer

September 8, 2017

Looking for something to do this weekend? Look no further. September's most astounding artists will hit the Lou for a weekend full of melodies and tasty treats in Forest Park. Artists such as Cage the Elephant, Snoop Dogg, Hippo Campus and more will perform in front of thousands of St. Louisans as we...

Trends that heat the melting pot

Trends that heat the melting pot

Logan Crews, opinions writer

October 14, 2016

Since the beginning of this country, there has been a mantra of acceptance and inclusion; anyone is welcome to live under one roof. Though behind the scenes that hasn’t been the case. In the 1830s the United States relocated roughly 16,000 Cherokee people. Before that, Europeans wiped out 90 percent of the Native American population. Fr...

2015 festivals

Dancer from Festival of Nations in Forest Park, Aug. 29-30.

Adele Baughman and Emma McNail

September 27, 2015

LouFest Crowds filled Forest Park with their children, blankets and LouFest 2015 tickets Sept. 12-13. Whether it be waiting for Ludacris or for Jeni’s Splendid Ice Cream, with over 30 different bands and 19 different food vendors, LouFest brought St. Louis together. Headliners this year included H...

Photo gallery: Loufest

Photo gallery: Loufest

Adaline Bray, photographer

September 14, 2015


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