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Promoting business in the Forest Park South area in St. Louis, MO


FPSBA Board Meeting – Wednesday, 1/13 8:30am

The first Board meeting of 2016 for the Forest Park South Business Association is Wednesday, January 13th at 8:30am in Park Central Development’s office, 4512 Manchester Ave., Suite 100

General membership is welcome to attend.  Now is a great time to turn in your 2016 membership application, if you have not already done so.

Questions?  Call Gelinda – 314-262-4082

2016 Meeting and Networking Event Schedule

Please mark your calendars – the 2016 meeting and networking event schedule is here.

Board Meetings

Open to all members

All meetings are at 8:30am

Meetings are held in Park Central Development’s offices at 4512 Manchester Ave., Suite 100, 63110

January 13, 2016

March 9, 2016

May 11, 2016

July 13, 2016

September 7, 2016

November 9, 2016

Luncheons & Holiday Party

Locations to be determined

Winter Luncheon

February 10, 2016

Spring Luncheon

June 8, 2016

Autumn Luncheon

October 19, 2016

Holiday Party

December 7, 2016

2016 Membership – it’s time to renew!

The Forest Park South Business Association WANTS YOU!

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As a member organization, you’ll receive two (2) complimentary tickets to each quarterly networking event (3 luncheons and 1 holiday party) plus perks program cards for each employee to enjoy discounts at participating locations.  Luncheons include informational speakers, news from fellow members and a catered lunch all while showcasing a local venue.

Don’t miss out in 2016!  New members who join now are invited to enjoy the 2015 Holiday Celebration on  December 3rd – that’s 5 networking events for the price of four.

Sign up today – click here for the 2016 membership form

For more information on membership and the Association, contact Gelinda Connell.  314-262-4082 or

Next Board meeting – Wednesday, September 9 – 8:30am

The next board meeting the Forest Park South Business Association will be on Wednesday, September 9th at 8:30 and will be held in Park Central Development’s offices at 4512 Manchester Ave., Suite 100

All members are welcome to attend.

Please contact Gelinda Connell with questions: 314-262-4082

Perks Program Participant – Taha’a Twisted Tiki


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Why did you decide to establish your business in this neighborhood?

The Grove is changing, growing, and becoming an up and coming neighborhood, we wanted to be a part of The Grove’s renaissance!

What is your favorite aspect of the business community in Forest Park South?

Diversity. With the array of restaurants, bars, shops, and venues, the business community in Forest Park South seemed the perfect spot for something fun and different like a Tiki bar.

How long have you had your business here?

We have been open for one year.

What is your mission?

To Provide St. Louis with a fun, relaxing atmosphere, delicious drinks, friendly service all with a Tiki Twist!

Why did you get into this business?

Honestly, we wanted to have some fun!

What is your specialty?

Taha’a’s Speciality: Rum. (and delicious cocktails in general!)

What is your business philosophy?

To create a fun and relaxing environment, and Island Paradise right here in Missouri, and to provide our guests with an experience that will leave them excited to come back!

What would you like others to know about your business?

We feel privileged to be a part of this neighborhood, and we’re excited to grow and move forward as a part of the Forest Park South Business community.

What is your favorite dish?

Our Skewers paired with a Mai Tai or Zombie! Always hits the spot!










What would surprise people most about your business?

That we are a TWISTED Tiki bar! Not just Tiki, not just a bar… a twisted blend of both! There’s something here for everyone!

Who are your core customers?

A diverse blend of awesome people!