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Extra MetroLink Service Planned for Balloon Glow Friday Night

Metro transit is planning extra MetroLink service Friday evening to accommodate people who are going to the Balloon Glow at Central Field in Forest Park. The Balloon Glow is scheduled from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., with fireworks at 9:15 p.m. If you are taking MetroLink to the annual event, take the train to the […]

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Missouri Lottery Celebrates City’s 250th Birthday With “Winsday” Ticket Giveaway

Some lucky MetroBus customers are going to receive a special “Winsday” surprise on their public transit trips tomorrow. Metro, STL250 and the Missouri Lottery have teamed up again this month to offer Missouri Lottery free play coupons (while supplies last). Passengers who are 18 and older riding on the special STL250 MetroBus vehicle between the […]

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Take Metro to Forest Park for St. Louis World’s Fare

This year has been exciting for St. Louis. It’s the 250th birthday of the city and the 110th anniversary of the 1904 World’s Fair in Forest Park. The 1st Annual St. Louis World’s Fare Heritage Festival and Games will capture the spirit of the 1904 World’s Fair in Forest Park this weekend. The celebration will kick off Friday […]

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Take Metro To These Six Labor Day Events

There are a lot of fun events happening this holiday weekend in around St. Louis. In order to avoid road construction, traffic jams and parking challenges, Metro is a great option for getting to some of the big Labor Day weekend events. Big Muddy Blues Festival The annual three-day blues festival brings more than 60,000 people […]

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Take Metro to the One Direction Concert Wednesday

Update: The #40 Broadway, #40X I-55 Express and the #58X Twin Oaks Express are on reroute until midnight due to road closures near the Edward Jones Dome. For more information, access our Rider Alerts page.  One Direction is bringing its Where We Are tour to the Edwards Jones Dome this Wednesday (Aug. 27). If you […]

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Metro to Operate Special LouFest Shuttle

The annual LouFest Music Festival in Forest Park will take place Sept. 6 and Sept. 7 and Metro transit is a great option for getting there. Concert goers should take MetroBus or MetroLink to the Forest Park-DeBaliviere MetroLink Station and then catch the #3 Forest Park Trolley to LouFest. If you show your LouFest ticket […]

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Photo Contest: Ride Metro, Try to Win LouFest Tickets

The LouFest Music Festival will take place Sept. 6 to Sept. 7 in Forest Park. To encourage you to think about taking public transit to the festival, Metro is teaming up with LouFest organizers to sponsor a photo contest where you could win tickets to the annual music event. Here’s what you need to do to enter the […]

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Take Metro to See Rams, Miley Cyrus or Katy Perry

It will be a busy weekend in Downtown St. Louis. Football returns to the Edward Jones Dome tonight, the Moonlight Ramble is tomorrow night and Miley Cyrus performs Sunday night at the Scottrade Center and Katy Perry is in concert on August 17. If you want to avoid the construction, traffic jams and parking challenges, […]

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New Metro North County Transit Center Coming in Fall 2015

North St. Louis County is currently one of Metro’s fastest-growing public transit markets, and today Metro and its regional partners broke ground for the new North County Transit Center. Metro successfully competed for and was awarded federal funding to plan and build a new transit center to be located in Ferguson on Pershall Road between […]

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Here’s How to Get to Fair Saint Louis Using Metro

Before Fair Saint Louis kicks off its three-day celebration in Forest Park tomorrow, we thought it’d be helpful to answer a few common questions before you head down for the festivities. Q: How far is it from the MetroLink stations to where Fair Saint Louis will be in Forest Park? A: Two MetroLink stations are […]

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