Spotlight


GREENTREE FESTIVAL 2013:
  Another successful Greentree Festival has come and gone, and what a great one it was!  THANK YOU to all who attended and supported the Festival this year.

The City and the Greentree Planning Committee would especially like to thank our 2013 Sponsors:

SSM St. Clare Health Center:
Main Stage Entertainment and Shuttle Sponsor


Aberdeen Heights: Parade Sponsor
Zisser Tire & Auto:  Kids' Day Sponsor
Waterway Car Wash:  Lost Kids' Booth Sponsor
Stream Benefits Group:  Tennis Tournament Sponsor
Amtrak / Missouri RiverRunner:  Party in the Park Sponsor
Tropical Moose:  Kids' Day Sponsor
Planning Design Studio:  Dog Show / Canine Frisbee Contest Sponsor
Firestone of Kirkwood:  Classic Car Show Sponsor

Check out the Greentree Facebook page (link below) for 2013 photos.  And mark your calendar for next year:

September 12, 13, and 14, 2014!!

 

Greentree Festival

Schedule of Events:  2014

Pre-Greentree Festival Events
~ Greentree Party in the Park                  September 6, 6:00 p.m.
~ Greentree Tennis Tournament        September 4 thru 11, 2013       
~ Kirkwood Rotary Ramble          September 6:  Click Here for Details.

Post-Greentree Festival Events
~ Senior Pool Tournament, September 19, 10:00 a.m.
~ Greentree Luncheon and Bingo (Ages 55+), Thursday, September 19, 11:00 a.m.

Kirkwood's Cutest Baby Contest:
~ Register by September 10

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Friday, September 12
~ Food and Information Booths            5-10 p.m.
~ Greentree Book Fair                             5-10 p.m. (Early Bird Viewing 5-7 pm)
~ Wine Garden                                          5-10 p.m.
~ Kids’ Dog Show                                     6 p.m.    Sponsored by Planning Design Studio
~ Canine Frisbee Contest                       7:30 p.m.   Sponsored by Planning Design Studio
~ Fabulous Motown Revue                    6:30-9:30 p.m.  [Click here for full Main Stage Schedule]
   Sponsored by SSM St. Clare Health Center

Saturday, September 13
PARADE:  Greentree Festival Parade, Steps off at 10:00 a.m.
~ The Parade is sponsored by PJ's Tavern and Jefferson Grill and Aberdeen Heights Senior Living Community
ALSO:
~ MAIN STAGE ENTERTAINMENT, 12 Noon to 7:00 p.m.
~ Food and Information Booths                9:00 a.m.-7 p.m.
~ 180+ Arts and Crafts Booths                  9:00 a.m.-7 p.m.    Sponsored by Commerce Bank
~ Folklife Artisans & Re-Enactors           9:00 a.m.-6 p.m        Sponsored by OneMain Financial
~ Greentree Book Fair                                9:00 a.m.-7 p.m.
~ Kids’ Day                                                    10 a.m.-5 p.m.    Sponsored by Zisser Tire & Auto and Tropical Moose
~ Missouri Fiddlers                                     12-6 p.m.
~ Wine Garden                                            11 a.m.-7 p.m.

Sunday, September 14
~ MAIN STAGE ENTERTAINMENT, 12 Noon to 5:00 p.m.
~ Classic Car Show                                          10 a.m.-4 p.m.      Sponsored by Firestone of Kirkwood
~ Food and Information Booths                   10 a.m.-5 p.m.
~ 180+ Arts and Crafts Booths                   10 a.m.-5 p.m.     Sponsored by Commerce Bank
~ Folklife Artisans                                          10 a.m.-5 p.m.      Sponsored by OneMain Financial
~ Greentree Book Fair                                   10 a.m.-5 p.m.
~ Missouri Fiddlers                                        10 a.m.-5 p.m.  
~ Kirkwood Kup Sailboat Regatta             10 a.m.-4 p.m.     Also: Admiral Club Model Boat Display
~ Wine Garden                                               Noon-5 p.m.
~ Kid’s Day                                                      11-4 p.m.      Sponsored by Zisser Tire & Auto and Tropical Moose

Kids’ Dog Show               Ages 4-14              Friday, September 12
Calling all kids and their pooches!  Each participant may enter in up to two events.  Events are:  Best Looking; Best Trick; Best Costume; Biggest; and Smallest. Registration begins at 5:30 p.m. The show begins at 6:00 p.m.  FREE.  Kirkwood Park, Diamond 4.  Thanks to our sponsor:  Planning Design Studio (PDS).  Awards provided by Purina Pro Plan Dog Food.
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Skyhounds Canine Frisbee Contest      Friday, September 12
Bring your frisbee-catching dog to this contest! Registration begins at 7:00 p.m.
The competition begins at 7:30 p.m.   FREE.   Kirkwood Park, Diamond 4
Thanks to our sponsor:  Planning Design Studio.  Awards provided by Purina Pro Plan Dog Food
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Greentree Parade     Theme:  "Disco Comes to Kirkwood"      Saturday, September 13

The parade kicks off on Saturday at 10:00 a.m. and covers a parade route stretching 1.7 miles. The route begins at Kirkwood High School and heads east on Essex to Kirkwood Road, south on Kirkwood Road to Argonne, and west on Argonne, finishing at the Kirkwood Community Center.  Thanks to our Sponsor: Aberdeen Heights.
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Kids' Day     Saturday, September 13, and Sunday, September 14
Hey kids! Join us for a variety of free events for kids, including Babaloo, Tekno Bubbles, Ronald McDonald, and School of Rock performers. Don't miss the petting zoo, the magic show, crafts, and all kinds of great kids' entertainment!  Get your bike helmet fitted by St. Clare Health Center!  Thanks to our Sponsors:  Zisser Tire & Auto and Tropical Moose!
Saturday:  10am to 5pm                          Sunday:  11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
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Greentree Party in the Park:        September 6   6:00 p.m.     Featuring Boogie Chyld!
Help kick off this year's Greentree Festival with the Fourth Annual Greentree Festival Dance, held at the Lions' Pavilion in Kirkwood Park. Dance to the tunes of Boogie Chyld from 6pm-9pm., while kids visit the Bubble Bus! Food available from several area food trucks. Wine and beer available for purchase.   FREE.  Thanks to our Sponsor:  Amtrak.
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Greentree Tennis Tournament             September 4-11

Join us for the 23rd annual tournament.  All levels of players welcome.  Pre-registration is required and entry forms are available here (link coming).   Thanks to our Tennis Tournament Sponsor:  Stream Benefits Group.
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Annual Classic Car and Truck Show           Sunday, September 14

Located on the north end of the Community Center parking lot.
Hours:  10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  Click here for the flyer and registration form. Thanks to our Sponsor:  Kirkwood Firestone
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Kirkwood's Cutest Baby Contest     Register by September 10
Enter your Kirkwood cutie!  Submit an entry form (also available at the Community Center) by September 10.  Votes are cast with spare change, with the winner determined by who has the most money in their jar at the end of the Festival.  The winner receives a $100 savings bond donated by Frontenac Bank.  Child must have been born on or after September 14, 2011.
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Wine Garden      Friday: 5 - 10pm     Saturday:  11am to 7pm     Sunday:  12 noon to 5pm

Located at the west end of the Festival grounds.  Enjoy a glass of wine or beer, while listening to local entertainers. Visit the Entertainment page for a list of performers.
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Greentree Luncheon and Bingo          Ages 55+       Thursday, September 18, 11:00 a.m.
We’ll have fun catching up with friends and enjoying 12 games of Bingo.  All participants play two cards, and prizes are given to the winners.  Lunch will be catered.  Please preregister by September 11.  COST:  $11 for residents;  $15 for nonresidents.
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Senior Pool Tournament          Thursday, September 18, 10:00 a.m.          Community Center
Try your skills at Eight Ball and win prizes!  Lunch will be catered. Please preregister by September 11.  COST:  $11 for residents;  $15 for nonresidents.                                       Back to Top