Press Release: Taste the Cause 2022

April 12, 2022

Pedal the Cause Announces Exciting Lineup for Taste the Cause

Tickets are on sale now and include tastings from 14 top St. Louis restaurants, sponsored by True Refrigeration, returns in person Friday, September 23, 2022. Kicking off Pedal the Cause weekend September 23-25, Taste the Cause features small plates, desserts and beverage options from 14 of St. Louis’ most popular restaurants, represented by their head chefs and owners. 

Tickets are $50 each and available for purchase at Each ticket includes entry for one adult, tasting options from each restaurant and also includes entry for one child up to 12 years old. Proceeds support Pedal the Cause. All registered Pedal the Cause participants receive a free ticket for Taste the Cause.

Participating restaurants and partners include 1111 Mississippi, Companion Bakery, Herbie’s and Kingside Diner, Hi-Pointe Drive-In, Lona’s Lil Eats, Ices Plain and Fancy, Kaldi’s Coffee, Mai Lee and Nudo House, Pastaria, Park Avenue Coffee, Peacemaker, Seoul Taco and The Cup. Beverages will be provided by Grey Eagle Distributors, Michelob ULTRA and Kaldi’s Coffee. 

“After a two-year hiatus, we are thrilled to bring back this beloved event with the support of True Refrigeration,” said Pedal the Cause Director of Operations and Community Engagement, Ashley Saitta. “We have an incredible lineup of top St. Louis chefs and this will be a wonderful way to kick off Pedal Weekend with the community.” 

Pedal the Cause, presented by Edward Jones, is thrilled to return for its thirteenth year of raising critical funds for cancer research Friday, September 23 – Sunday, September 25 in Chesterfield. In-person options include ten different rides and three spin opportunities. The Pedal the Cause Kids Challenge returns Saturday, September 17 as a standalone event. Participants of all ages can join the cause remotely through the Inspired virtual option. Registration for Pedal the Cause 2022 is open now at As always, 100% of funds raised from Pedal the Cause support cancer research at Siteman Cancer Center and Siteman Kids at St. Louis Children’s Hospital.