City Hall Access Limited to Appointment Only. Community Center Closed. Board & Commission Meetings Postponed. 

In an effort to protect the public and City employees, city hall is accessible by appointment only during regular business hours. Board & Commission Meetings and Municipal Court have been postponed until further notice. Kirkwood Electric & Kirkwood Water will not be doing shut-offs, and late fees for utility payments will be waived. The Community Center (including the ice rink) and Kirkwood Train Station are closed until further notice. Amtrak service has not been suspended. 

Please call police dispatch at 314-822-5858 for general inquiries or for further assistance.  Other inquiries can be made by emailing

Stay up to date on changes to City services and facility closures from the City of Kirkwood HERE.

Route 66 Cars and Guitars Festival 2020

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The Route 66 Cars and Guitars Festival Returns to Downtown Kirkwood on June 13, 2020.CGLogoNoYear

The City of Kirkwood will host its 4th annual Route 66 Cars and Guitars Festival on June 13, 2020, in downtown Kirkwood.

The festival's theme of "Cars and Guitars" speaks to the rich transportation and music history of the region. Live music and vintage vehicles will anchor this outdoor event.

Festivities Include

  • Free Live music from six bands, on two outdoor stages (with staggered start times)
  • A vintage car show
  • A Beer Wagon, hosted by local service clubs, serving beer and wine
  • Vendor booths
  • Food and drink from downtown merchants and from area service clubs
  • Carbs & Guitars - Morning Pancake Breakfast featuring Chris Cakes

Free Musical Entertainment on the Two Outdoor Stages (Schedule Coming Spring 2020)


  • Dr. Zhivegas
  • Nashvegas
  • No Diggity 
  • Pettycash Junction
  • Soul Reunion 

We recommend attendees bring their own lawn chair for the musical performances.

Please No Skateboards, Coolers or Dogs.

Most of Downtown Kirkwood’s numerous stores, locally owned boutiques, and restaurants will be open during the event. Festival activities will be located on North Kirkwood Road and on the two blocks of Jefferson that intersect Kirkwood Road.

Road Closures

These two blocks of Jefferson, between N. Clay and N. Taylor Avenues, as well as Kirkwood Road between Argonne Drive and Adams Avenue, will be closed to vehicular traffic starting early in the morning on June 13.

Sponsorships Available (Information Coming Soon)

Thank you to Last Year's Sponsors:

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