Free, Youth + Families

Family Day Block Party

Families are invited to join CAM, the Pulitzer, and the Sheldon for a free Family Day Block Party! Take part in art activities at each location, plus a free barbecue, instrument making, musical performances and more. Rise Café, located inside CAM, will be serving food and beverages all day. Family Day Block Party is recommended for all ages.


  • 10:00 am–2:00 pm
    Instrument activity in front of the The Sheldon by the SOLID Music Project
    Drift Field, an interactive art installation by Sage Dawson and Meghan Grubb, opens on the grass lot across from the Pulitzer
  • 10:00–11:00 am
    Music by CAM DJ-in-Residence 18andCounting
  • 10:30 am–1:30 pm
    Interactive bubble-making magic with the Bubble Bus
  • 10:30 am–2:00 pm
    Free barbecue by Ruff’s Catering
  • 11:00 am–1:00 pm
    Live performance showcase featuring HEAL Center for the Arts jazz ensembles
  • 12:00 pm–2:00 pm
    St. Louis Fire Department firetruck, with music to follow by 18andCounting