The entertainment at Fair U City will be the best yet! We’ll have two stages with a varied entertainment line-up. There will be something to appeal to just about everyone. So come on out; bring your chairs and blankets; enjoy the fair; eat some good food; and hear some great music!
This year, for the first time, we are collaborating with the University City Jazz Festival. On Saturday, September 7th, the music will be all jazz all day. See the jazz festival schedule below.
|The Starlifter Pop Music Group will kick off our Friday evening entertainment at 6 PM.
The group are members of the United States Air Force stationed at Scott AFB, Illinois. ... read this brief bio about Starlifter ...
Confirmed to appear at Fair U City 2013 are the following acts:
Friday, September 6th
6:00 pm – 7:00 p.m. – Starlifter / U.S. Air Force Band – Midwest Region
7:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. – Nikko Smith
Saturday, September 7
1:00 p.m - Clave Sol
2:00 p.m. - St Louis Jazz All Stars: Tribute to Wes Montgomery
3:00 p.m. - (Community Stage) Powell Street
3:30 p.m. - Joe Mancuso Quintet
4:30 p.m. - (Community stage) Playing with Sound w/Diane Davenport
5:00 p.m. - Tom Byrne and Have You Heard?
6:00 p.m. - (Community Stage) Danbury Street
6:30 p.m. - Bach to the Future featuring the Silverman Brothers
8:00 p.m. - Willie Akins Quartet
Sunday, September 8
11:30 a.m. - The Poor People of Paris
1:00 p.m. - Fanfare
2:00 p.m. - James Matthews Band
3:30 p.m. - Heather Dawn
5:00 p.m. - Aloha Mi’sho
6:15 p.m. - Fat Pockets
7:30 p.m. - Dirty Muggs
Community Small stage:
12:00 p.m. - Lion Dance and Kung Fu Demonstration / International Shaolin Center
12:45 p.m. - PINX Dance Studio
2:00 p.m. - The Slaughter Project from Washington University and the Washington University Dance Theater
3:30 p.m. - Clarion Brass
5:30 p.m. - Washington University Jazz Combo
7:00 p.m. - Teen Swag
On Saturday, September 7th and Sunday, September 8th, the University City Dog Park volunteers will be hosting a Puppy Pool Party at University City’s beautiful Heman Park Pool. You can visit the pool with your pup then head over to the fair!
The U City School District will co-sponsor a Fun Run to benefit the Crohn's & Colitis Foundation, as well as Coach Lewis's girls track team. It will be held on Saturday, September 7th at 8:00 am. The race path will be the perimeter of Heman Park, starting at the Commons. You can download the Official Entry Form and the Run Flyer here.
They're baaack... On Sunday, the Just Us Street Rod Club has once again put out the call to other car clubs to strut their stuff at Fair U City. Always a crowd favorite, they are back for the third consecutive year. Click on the link above for information about how to register your car to be part of the Third Annual Car Show in connection with Fair U City!