The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, led by Wynton Marsalis, features 15 of the best soloists, ensemble players and arrangers in jazz music today. With the mission to entertain, enrich and expand a global jazz community through performance, education and advocacy, The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra will be performing an unforgettable show this January 18
Southern Events & Happenings
StyleBlueprint finds fun things to do in the South each month. No matter if you live in Virginia or Louisiana or somewhere in-between, you will find events perfect for a road trip or to embrace in your own backyard
Tad Lauritzen Wright rings in the New Year for David Lusk Gallery as the first show of 2017 in Memphis. The entirety of Wright’s show, The Politics of Power, is made up of his signature single line drawings, centering on Greek and Roman mythology. Details online at David Lusk Gallery. .
Spend a weekend mingling with home and garden experts, and find infinite inspiration for your springtime projects around the home. Special guests, including DIY Network’s Alison Victoria, will be on-hand, and explore everything from birdhouses to decorative concrete. Click here for more information.
Oysters in January in one of our favorite food cities in the entire country, Charleston! Okay, it’s actually just across the bridge in Mt. Pleasant, but that’s basically Charleston … Over 80,000 pounds of oysters will be shucked and eaten at this event deemed a top 20 events to attend in the southeast by the Southeastern
Each January, The International Blues Challenge kicks off in Memphis, Tennessee. Hosted at different, uniquely Memphis locations around this music-filled city, you will leave cherishing the unique sound of the region. Make plans to listen to the best blues music in the country as they battle it out in a challenge like none other. Click
Don’t miss the most highly anticipated concert tour of 2017. Head to the FedEx Forum to see American country music artists Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood perform for their 3 day concert tour here in Memphis. Thursday, February 2 through Saturday, February 4. Purchase tickets online: www.ticketmaster.com
The Memphis Open is one of the longest-running American tournaments on the ATP World Tour. This year’s lineup includes the John Isner, Sam Querry, Ivo Karlovic, Taylor Fritz and many more. February 11 through February 19 at 5111 Sanderlin. Purchase tickets online: www.memphisopen.com
The Houston Museum kicks off its very popular annual Antiques Show & Sale Feb. 24-26 at Stratton Hall, 3146 Broad St. in Chattanooga. Attendees come to the show and sale to shop at the dozens of richly adorned booths from some of the country’s top antiques dealers and specialists. Visitors will find everything from pottery to furniture,