Washington University in St. Louis enjoys a vibrant array of public arts offerings available to community and campus audiences alike. In addition, St. Louis is home to world-class cultural institutions and hosts hundreds of ethnic festivals, art fairs, theatrical presentations, sporting events and musical festivals, many of which are a short walk or metro ride from the Danforth Campus.

Campus Events

Join us for an array of campus activities, including pool parties, barbeques, theater performances, snowcone giveaways, and more.

Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum Calendar

The Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum’s collection, one of the finest university collections in the United States, contains strong holdings of 19th-, 20th-, and 21st-century European and American works of art. The collection also includes some Egyptian and Greek antiquities and more than one hundred Old Master prints. See the Kemper’s calendar for current and upcoming exhibitions.

Gateway Festival Orchestra

The Gateway Festival Orchestra performs concerts in the open-air shell in the Brookings Quadrangle. The informal atmosphere and free admission encourage family attendance.

St. Louis Area Events

St. Louis hosts hundreds of festivals and events throughout the year, including ethnic festivals, art fairs, theatrical presentations, sporting events, and music festivals.

Summer Events at WUSTL

Join us for special events and ongoing programming on campus this summer. From a summer barbecue and pool party to weekly events, summer is a great time to meet up with classmates and other students.
Learn more and RSVP.

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