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5 Things to do Near St. Louis this weekend

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Chinese Buddhist Art, 10th-15th Centuries

Would you believe that this art exhibition has an actual wall that an artist painted? The Saint Louis Art Museum has just that, a six by four-foot section of a temple wall with a painting of Bodhisattva Akalokiteśvara. The exhibition also includes multiple hanging scrolls and a collection of wooden sculptures of a seated arhat, or the Buddhist name for someone who has become enlightened. This exhibition is open Tuesday through Sunday (March 30 to August 30) in gallery 225 of the Saint Louis art museum. Visit www.slam.org for more information. Admission is free and it’s a great place to spend the day with family or friends.

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Hot New Restaurants to Try in St. Louis

If you consider yourself a dedicated foodie, St. Louis must be your town, and Missouri your state. From tangy barbecue to unusual moonshine, decadent desserts, and everything imaginable in between, it’s a food lover’s paradise. Foodies from around the world are taking notice of St. Louis, and these new restaurants are a great example of

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St. Louis' Top Blues Venues

Weiss Toyota of South County – St. Louis' Top Blues VenuesYou might think that the blues is a more Southern music style than something that fits with a state like Missouri, but if you live in St. Louis you know better than that. St. Louis has its own style of blues, and if nothing else there’s a reason the city named its hockey team the Blues. The St. Louis blues are alive and well, and you can listen to it for yourself at some of the best venues in the city.

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Visit These World's Fair Attractions in St. Louis

fairIn 1904, St. Louis, MO, was the host of the celebrated Louisiana Purchase Exposition, also known as the World’s Fair. Spanning 1,272 acres of land, it was the largest fair ever held at that time. Its fascinating attractions brought visitors from all over the world. Today, you can still see a number of remaining exhibits from the historic fair in the city. Here are 5 World’s Fair attractions that you must visit when you’re in St. Louis.

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