The Music Stand

The Music Stand was built in 1872 to host concerts on Sunday afternoons. Surrounded by busts of Shaw's favorite composers, the Music Stand was a favorite place of Henry Shaw and is still used for music performances as well as weddings.

 

 

Wedding ceremony

The Wedding Ceremony Fee for the Music Stand is $400. The fee includes:

  • Exclusive use of the Music Stand for the duration of the timeslot
  • Bench seating for up to two hundred guests
  • Street parking for guests
  • Electricity hookups
 
 
 

Times Available

11 a.m.—1 p.m.

2 p.m.—4 p.m.

5 p.m.—7 p.m.

 
 
 

Notes

  • Decorating and clean up must occur within contracted timeslot
  • The use of tape, tacks, staples, and nails is strictly prohibited
  • No food or drink allowed in the Music Stand
  • Amplified sound cannot be heard beyond fifty feet of the source
  • There is no backup location in the case of inclement weather. Tower Grove Park does not offer weather-related refunds