Save big on back to school shopping. Starting Friday August 1 2014 through Sunday August 3, 2014 St Louis shoppers can take advantage of back to school fairs, offering free school supplies, the Missouri sales tax holiday, and great bargains on gently used clothing and accessories.
The Missouri Sales Tax Holiday for 2014 is Friday August 1 through Sunday August 3. St. Louis City, and St. Louis, St. Charles, Lincoln, Franklin and Jefferson counties have all elected to waive their county sales taxes during the holiday. Most municipalities and many other tax districts will continue to charge city and district sales tax. The Missouri Department of Revenue has posted the names of the cities and districts that have opted out of the sales tax holiday and will continue to charge city or district sales tax throughout the weekend.
The Western St. Charles County Chamber of Commerce (Lake St Louis, Wentzville, and Dardeene Prarie) ihas their Annual Back to School Family Fair on Saturday, August 2, 2014 from 8 a.m. – 1 p.m. at Morning Star Church (1600 Feise Road, Dardenne Prairie, MO 63368.) There will be free school supplies, 1,000 Drawstring Backpacks for Kids, Free Breakfast Pastries and Hot Dogs, Face Painting, Giveaways and attendance prizes.
St Louis Public School District will hold their Back To School Fair on Saturday, August 2, 2014 at Chaifetz Arena. The festival hours are 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
The Resale Shop, located at 295 N. Lindbergh Blvd. (between Olive & Ladue), Creve Coeur, MO 63141 provides gently used clothing, accessories, and home items at low prices. The Resale Shop has its back to school sale August 1 and August 2.