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Best of Missouri Market®
September 30 – October 2, 2011

The Missouri Botanical Garden announces the 20th anniversary of the Best of Missouri Market.

The Best of Missouri Market, a Missouri Botanical Garden signature event, draws an annual attendance of 25,000 people over the two-day Market.

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Best of Missouri Market®
“First Look Friday”

Enjoy an early chance to shop and dine at the Best of Missouri Market in celebration of its 20th anniversary. Over 120 Missouri food producers and crafters offer fresh produce, baked goods, fresh and dried flowers, herbs, handcrafted items, baskets, wooden toys, custom jewelry and more. Enjoy music and attendance prize drawings, too! Outdoors under tents, rain or shine.

Friday, September 30
6 to 9 p.m. -- "First Look Friday" Hours
6:30 to 8:30 p.m. --Music by Colonel Ford

Saturday, October 1
7 to 9 a.m. -- Member's Preview
9 a.m. to 5 p.m. -- Market Hours
11 a.m. to 1 p.m. & 2 to 4 p.m. -- Music by Ladue Mountain Boys

Sunday, October 2
8 to 9 a.m. --Member's Preview
9 a.m. to 5 p.m. -- Market Hours
11 a.m. to 1 p.m. & 2 to 4 p.m. -- Music by Boney Goat Band

American Arts ExperienceAmerican Arts Experience
The Best of Missouri Market is part of the American Arts Experience - St. Louis, an annual festival each October celebrating all mediums of American arts. Visit www.americanartsstl.org for more information.


Adults (ages 13–64)
Seniors (ages 65+)
Children (ages 3–12)
Garden members
(free for members' children 3–12)

Purchase tickets now.

The Best of Missouri Market is presented by


with additional support provided by
Brown Shoe Company, Inc.
Central States Coca-Cola Bottling Company
Commerce Bank
Drury Hotels Company LLC
Edward Jones
The Home Depot
Ingersoll Rand/Hussmann International
Mercy Children's Hospital
Peabody Energy
Waterway Gas & Wash Company
Wehrenberg Theatres, Inc.