3 Ways to Turn Up (on a budget) Before Summer Ends

By: Latahjia Robinson

Are you tired of just sitting at home with nothing to do? Looking for ways to have fun the rest of your summer? Well here are some events that you can go to and ways that you can participate for little to no cost.

Sometimes not everyone has money to go places but there are events that you can go to that are within your budget.

Super Jam 2016

Lowest Ticket Price as of Today: $50

Jul 16 - 6:00 PM

Scottrade Center

For those who love music and dancing this is the event for you. From Rap to R&B, there is a variety of your favorite artists that will be performing this summer.Can’t afford tickets? You can enter in a floor seat contest to be up close and personal with K.Michelle, Fetty Wap, 2 Chainz, Young Thug, LA4ss, Dreezy, and more for free!


Mamma Mia Saint Louis in Saint Louis

The Muny

Thursday, July 21, 2016

Lowest Ticket Price as of Today: $14

Want to attend a musical? And get a ticket under $20? Mamma Mia is the play for you! Never heard of Mamma Mia? Mamma Mia is..“Set in a beach resort in the Mediterranean. Mamma Mia! tells the story of Sophie, a bride-to-be with one wish: to have her absent father walk her down the aisle. After reading passages about three old lovers in her mom's diary, Sophie sends each a wedding invitation in hopes of learning which is her dad” The Muny also is hosting other plays showing now that may be familiar like The Wizard of Oz and Young Frankenstein. Click here for tickets!

Cirque du Soleil: OVO in Saint Louis

Friday, August 5, 2016

Lowest Ticket Price as of Today: $38

Chaifetz Arena

Ovo is a touring circus production by Cirque du Soleil and premiered in Montréal, Canada, in 2009.Ovo's creator and director, Deborah Colker, took inspiration from the world of insects. The idea for Ovo was not to be about the acts, nor dancing, nor insects, but about movement.” If you  are on a budget, you can buy a seat that is further away from the stage to save money. The closer you are to the stage, the more the price on the ticket will increase unfortunately. But the further you are from the stage the more the price will decrease on your ticket to an reasonable price. Just look at it this way, you will see everything and save money at the same time!