The Ten Best Things to do in St. Louis This Weekend: August 26-28

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BOBBY BARE JR. PLAYS THE PIXIES ON SATURDAY AT OFF BROADWAY
  • Bobby Bare Jr. plays the Pixies on Saturday at Off Broadway

LouFest weekend is upon us, with two days of stacked lineups in Forest Park and pre-parties and after-party DJ sets to boot. But that's not your only option for the weekend -- Bobby Bare Jr.'s Pixies cover band is in town tomorrow night, New Jersey mixtape hero Joe Budden is at Fubar and Sarah Lee Guthrie and Johnny Irion will grace Blueberry Hill's Duck Room.

Friday

LouFest Pre-party Off Broadway With Old Lights, Jon Hardy & the Public and Troubadour Dali 8 p.m. | Free

Power Over Everything Release Party The Gramophone With Tef Poe, Family Affair, Rockwell Knuckles and Tech Supreme 9 p.m. | $5

Bomb The Music Industry! Cicero's 7 p.m. | $10

Joe Budden Fubar 6:30 p.m. | $10

Sarah Lee Guthrie and Johnny Irion Blueberry Hill Duck Room With Caleb Travers 8 p.m. | $10

Saturday

Is She Weird? Bobby Bare Jr.'s Pixies Cover Band Off Broadway With Ponychase and Warm Jets USA 9 p.m. | $10

LouFest Day One Forest Park With the Hold Steady, Deerhunter, the Roots and more 12 p.m. | $38 ($64 for both days)

LouFest Afterparty The Gramophone With DJ Sets from Questlove and Deerhunter 9 p.m. | $20

Sunday

LouFest Day Two Forest Park With !!!, Cat Power, TV on the Radio and more 12 p.m | $38 ($64 for both days)

LouFest Afterparty The Firebird With a !!! DJ set 8:30 p.m. | $10

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