"Brew in the Lou” showcases St. Louis’ best beer, wine, coffee and good eats. Proceeds benefit the 8,300 students served by the Lutheran Elementary School Association. Festivities include live entertainment including the Deutschmeister German Brass Band, LC--MS President, Rev. Dr. Matthew Harrison's Bluegrass Band, vendors selling unique items, sampling vendors, a Peoples Choice Home Brew Contest and a chili cook-off. Wristbands are $30 in advance and $40 the day of the event, and include unlimited tastings for food and beer, home brew, wine and coffee, good eats along with a commemorative glass.