Get in the Christmas spirit by dancing to Booker T. & the MGs, and then make some holiday ornaments and gifts for the family at the STAX Museum. The event is from 10 a.m. to noon. It is free and open to the public. staxmuseum.com
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Memphis Maker Market is a shopping experience, a party and a celebration of our city all in one. Head down to Muddy’s Midtown outpost for a fun day of shopping local, with at least 75% of makers from Memphis and the rest from the Mid-South. The market is free and open to the public from
Join Opera Memphis for an interactive evening of carols, magic, festive drinks and more. Opera Memphis’ singers will dress as men and women from the Victorian Era, mingling with the interactive audience members and entertaining them with games and dances. This event is on December 14 and 15 at Dixon Gallery and Gardens from 7 p.m.
On Friday, December 14, at 8 p.m., a live orchestra will play Elvis’ biggest Christmas hits with Elvis on the big screen, followed by two concerts on Saturday, December 15: an Elvis Gospel Christmas show at 5 p.m. and an Elvis Star-Studded Rock ‘n’ Roll show at 8:30 p.m. Tickets start at $35. graceland.com
No matter where you live, you’re likely only a short drive from a fabulous Southern light display. Here are some of the South’s top destinations for a healthy dose of holiday cheer!
Enjoy Cookies and Crafts with Kris Kringle at Woodruff Fontaine’s Carriage House. They will be serving assortment of sweets and treats for your little ones to snack on while decorating a take-home ornament. Parents and children can both stay warm with the Hot Chocolate Bar as well. $15 per child which includes a picture with
The Memphis Symphony Orchestra joins the Memphis Ballet at the Orpheum Theatre for this favorite holiday ballet. The Nutcracker takes us on a magical journey from Clara’s family Christmas party into a battle with the Mouse King, then into an enchanted land of sweets with her Nutcracker Prince. Performances are on Friday, December 7, at 7:30
Watch decorated floats, clubs, marching bands, horses and school groups make their way along the parade route. At the end of the parade, stick around to see Santa on his Germantown fire truck! In support of the U.S. Marine Reserves “Toys for Tots” organization, marines will be part of the parade in their truck to
Benefitting Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital, Laurelwood Shopping Center’s Sip & Shop will be held on Wednesday, December 5, from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. Come by and shop at your favorite stores and then stop by Libro at Laurelwood for some holiday cheer and drinks! laurelwoodmemphis.com