(KPLR)- It’s Friday and we all know what that means. Erica Kenney from the Riverfront Times stopped by to tells us about some big events taking place around town this weekend.
* Las Palmas Grand Opening: Friday from 4 to 8 pm @ Las Palmas (1901 Washington Ave) Food, giveaways and drink specials
* Brewfest by Budweiser: Saturday 1-5 pm @Ballpark Village, GA: $35, VIP: $75. Samples of AB products, live brewing demonstrations, live music, food trucks and photo opportunities with the Budweiser Clydesdales
* Cupcake Run and Bottlecap Dash: Saturday @ 9 am, $30-45. In the Cupcake 5K Run and Walk, participants can deduct minutes from their time by eating cupcakes at stations along the race. In the Bottle Cap Dash 5K Obstacle Run, participants collect bottle caps after completing tasks along the course. Caps are exchanged for beer or soda. Proceeds from the event support Lift For Life Academy
* Cranksgiving: Sunday from 9 am - 2 pm, begins @ Schlafly Bottleworks in Maplewood. 10, 15 & 25 mile bike rides to benefit local food pantries, free to participate, but food items and donations will be accepted.
For additional information visit: riverfronttimes.com