Grove Fest is a FREE street festival and packs a ton of fun into one day. Visit the Food Village, filled with restaurants from the Grove, Family Area, and Merchant Village to fulfill all the shopping desires! Street Performers will be entertaining in addition to an amazing line-up of music on the Main Stage.
The STL Hoop Club will be entertaining from 2:30-4:30pm.
Grove Fest relies on a combination of sponsorships and donations to support its production. There is a $5 suggested donation at each entry and all funds collected go right back into the following year’s production of Grove Fest.
The STL Hoop Club is proud to host Grace Good for two skill based workshops. Messsmerizing Hoop Tricks & Circus Style Multi-Hooping will be hosted at the Koken Art Factory Â March 30, 2019 from 12:00pm- 4:30pm.
Beginner- Advanced friendly. All skill levels are welcomed, preferably have some basic to intermediate hoop skills. Some skills will be for more advanced students only. All moves have beginner variations! Learn Grace’s signature moves including:
The Speedy Helicopter, Coin-flip Smear, Weave Coin-Flip toss, Jaw Breaker Escalator, Backpack Toss, and the Duck in & out Barrel Roll.
More requested moves & techniques including:
The hoop kick up, escalator variations, hand spin variations, circus style speed techniques and more. Not only will you guys be learning these hoop tricks, but we will also be
working on what makes a trick *mesmerizing* by adding some
performance technique as well as creating sequences with these tricks.
This workshop is for anyone interested in learning circus style hula hooping or anyone ready to up their multi-hoop skills by learning the proper techniques. You wonâ€™t be learning weaves or the goddess machine in this workshop!
Skill required: Intermediate/ Advanced Hoop skills needed. You must be able to hoop comfortable with a single hoop on waist, knees, chest, arms, & hands. No previous multi hoop experience is needed.
Some of what we will learn includes:
-The proper body positioning for multi-hooping
-On-body multi hoop drills
â— Momentum & proper technique
â— Splitting drills
-Off-body multi hoop drills
â— Arm & Hand hooping techniques
â— One handed helicopter
-Off-body & on-body hoop drillsÂ & More!
Depending on skill levels we will work on these skills with one or up toÂ six hoops.
Families & music lovers agree,Â TOCO Fest is the place to be!Â â€‹
TOCO Family Festival offers children and families an opportunity to learn about Outdoor Experience, Music, STEM,Â Art, and SpanishÂ through interactive weekend-long, hands-on activities.Â Stories, songs, games,
â€‹and friendshipÂ inspire a love of learning. Campers alsoÂ enjoy over 25 diverse musical acts and a pool stage full of family fun!Â This unique fundraiserÂ helps to support our textile pantry. While at the same time fulfillsÂ our mission to empower children and families through green and community partnerships. Â Come join our community and enjoyÂ a weekend of fun, camping,Â top-notch musicÂ & arts entertainmentÂ & much more.
We will be teaching an all skill levels workshop on Saturday afternoon at the event and providing atmosphere in the evening
This experience will be jam packed with a ton of awesomeness! Dirty pizza tosses, double shoulder duckouts, behind the back elbow passes and reversals to name a few. Some of these tricks will be super easy and you will catch on right away! Others are difficult, but you will have plenty of material to practice for the next couple of months (or years!). This workshopÂ is structured for all skill levels.
Discounts available for returning students and full-time college students!