Happening this Weekend in Memphis, September 4-7

EVENTS THIS WEEK
Lots more fun going on than listed below! Check our calendar for more events.

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 4

THE PEABODY’S 145TH ANNIVERSARY DINNER. Chez Philippe. 6 pm. More.

TACOS & TUNES. Felicia Suzanne’s. 6 pm. More.

SOUNDS OF BEALE STREET: ALMOST FAMOUS. WC Handy Performing Arts Park. 7 pm. More.

90S TV TRIVIA. Green Beetle. 8 pm. More.

CLAUDE BROTHERS DUO. Blind Bear Speakeasy. 9 pm. More.

LA PISTOLA, AMERICAN FRICTION. Buccaneer Lounge. 10 pm. More.

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 5

FOOD TRUCK FRIDAY. EmergeMemphis. 11 am. More.

FIRST FRIDAYS: HOMECOMING “50 YEARS INSIDE THE WF”. Woodruff-Fontaine House Museum. 6 pm. More.

A CIVIL RIGHTS MEMORIAL CLOSING RECEPTION. National Civil Rights Museum. 6 pm. More.

FREE FRIDAY FLICKS: SHORTS: THE ADVENTURES OF THE WISHING ROCK. Beale Street Landing. Dusk. More.

PCL PLAYOFF GAME: MEMPHIS REDBIRDS VS. OMAHA STORM CHASERS. AutoZone Park. 7:05 pm. More.

ORPHEUM SUMMER MOVIE SERIES: ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW. Orpheum Theatre. 8 pm. More.

AVON DALE. Blind Bear Speakeasy. 10 pm. More.

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 6

MEMPHIS FARMERS MARKET. Central Station Pavilion. 7 am. More.

DOWNTOWN BICYCLE RIDE. Central Station Pavilion. 9 am. More.

MEMPHIS GRIZZLIES OPEN HOUSE. FedExForum. 10 am. More.

AFTER THE MARKET READINGS: PAT MORGAN. South Main Book Juggler. 1 pm. More.

BONFIRE ORCHESTRA. Wet Willie’s. 7 pm. More.

NEO SOUL SATURDAY. Purple Haze Nightclub. 7:30 pm. More.

AN EVENING WITH ALMOST ELTON JOHN. Hard Rock Cafe. 9 pm. More.

KALEIDOSCOPE. Blind Bear Speakeasy. 10 pm. More.

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 7

PROTECTIVE ORNAMENT CLOSING RECEPTION. Metal Museum. 5 pm. More.

MEMPHIS BLUES SOCIETY JAM. Rum Boogie Cafe. 7 pm. More.

THE KING BEEZ. Huey’s. 8:30 pm. More.

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 8

THE MEMPHIS 3. Blues City Cafe. 7 pm. More.

THE DR. “FEEL GOOD” POTTS BAND. Rum Boogie Cafe’s Blues Hall. 8 pm. More.

BLAKE RYAN BAND. Rum Boogie Cafe. 8 pm. More.

B.B. KING ALL STARS. B.B. King’s Blues Club. 8:30 pm. More.

DEVIL TRAIN. Buccaneer Lounge. 10 pm. More.

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 9

MEMPHIS JONES. B.B. King’s Blues Club. 5:30 pm. More.

SOUTH MAIN ASSOCIATION MEETING. The Blue Monkey. 6 pm. More.

EARL “THE PEARL” BANKS. Blues City Cafe. 7 pm. More.

NEEDTOBREATHE. Orpheum Theatre. 8 pm. More.

C3 BLUES BAND. Rum Boogie Cafe. 8 pm. More.

DAVE COUSAR. Buccaneer Lounge. 10 pm. More.

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 10

FOOD TRUCK RODEO. Court Square. 11 am. More.

BIG BARTON. Court Square. 11:45 am. More.

BIKES ON BEALE. Beale Street. 6 pm. More.

AZIZ ANSARI LIVE!. Orpheum Theatre. 7 pm. More.

TEEN HUSTLE, DINGUS TRON. Buccaneer Lounge. 10 pm. More.

NEWS

Free concerts in Handy Park continue with Sounds of Beale Street each Thursday night through October 9! Almost Famous takes the stage this Thursday from 7 to 10 pm. Get down with some of the finest local music this side of the Mississippi, accompanied by a cold drink and a great meal, all on historic Beale Street.

Work is almost ready to begin on South Main Artspace Lofts at the old United Warehouse building! Read more in the Memphis Business Journal.

The first draft of the Mid-South Regional Greenprint and Sustainability Plan is now available for public comment through October3. Click here to view the draft.

EAT

Grawemeyers is a German-American restaurant and bar in the historic South Main district that serves up hearty comfort food in an atmosphere of simple elegance. Enjoy a full meal like the pork tenderloin topped with fried egg or just a hot dog and an RC cola – served on a white tablecloth, of course!

Grawemeyers
520 S Main
901.800.1553
Website

SHOP

Downtown Candle Company eco-friendly, all natural products to satisfy the finest candle connoisseur. Each candle is created, crafted, and hand poured from only the finest artisan soy wax, heavenly essential oils, and natural cedar wooden wicks – right in South Main! Also explore their line of bath bars, wax melts, and room & linen sprays.

Downtown Candle Company
107 E GE Patterson
901.207.2579
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