News in the City

COVID-19 is presenting economic and health challenges like we’ve never seen. But A YEAR IN THE CITY is committed to providing upbeat, happy images of our beautiful city. The online “shop” is always open, but other outlets may not be. Scheduled shows are subject to change, and some shops have had to move their business online temporarily. Please check back often for status updates.


Laumeier Online Art Fair
Friday, May 8, at 12noon-Monday, May 11, at 12noon

Tower Grove Farmers’ Market 
Saturday, June 6, 8am – 2:30pm

Tower Grove Farmers’ Market
Saturday, July 18, 8am – 2:30pm

Tower Grove Farmers’ Market
Saturday, August 8, 8am – 2:30pm

Art Outside
at Schlafly Bottle Works
Friday, September 4, 5 – 10pm
Saturday, September 5, 11am-10pm
Sunday, September 6, 11am-4pm

South Grand Fall Fest
September 19, 11am-6pm

Greentree Festival in Kirkwood Park, Booth #181
Saturday, September 19, 9am-7pm
Sunday, September 20, 10am-5pm

Unique Boutique at John Burroughs School
Saturday, November 21, 10am – 4pm
Sunday, November 22, 10am – 4pm

St Louis Post Dispatch, November 10, 2017

Gazelle Magazine, May 2018, pages 92-93

St Louis Post Dispatch, November 22, 2018

St Louis Post Dispatch, April 8, 2019

St Louis Post Dispatch, April 24, 2019

Several area shops have carried A YEAR IN THE CITY in the past. Like many businesses, they are finding other ways to market their products during the pandemic. Show these wonderful St. Louis retailers some love during this time by shopping their stores online! 

Abigail’s, South Hampton neighborhood – online and local delivery

Art Mart Creative Marketplace and Frame Shop – temporarily closed

The Book House in Maplewood – curbside pick-up and shipping

Bowood Farms near the Central West End – curbside pick-up and delivery

City Museum Gift Shop – temporarily closed

Dogtown Gallery and Frame Shop

Down by the Station, Kirkwood – temporarily closed

Dunaway Books on South Grand – online only, shipping via UPS

Lemp Mansion in St. Louis

Missouri History Museum Shop, Forest Park – temporarily closed

The Novel Neighbor, Webster Groves – curbside pick-up and shipping

Sign of the Arrow in Ladue – curbside pick-up and shipping

Stone Soup Gallery in Chesterfield Mall – temporarily closed

Subterranean Books in University City – curbside pick-up and delivery

Union Studio in St. Louis’ Botanical Neighborhood – shipping and delivery

Washington University Bookstore – temporarily closed