Farewell, winter, and hello, spring! Welcome April with an outing to one of these three fantastic local events: celebrate Easter at the Memphis Botanic Garden family egg hunt, walk the red carpet with Kristin Davis at the Malco Paradiso or enjoy an evening of beer tasting fun at the Brooks. What should you wear to these spring celebrations? We have you covered with a little help from Kittie Kyle in Chickasaw Oaks Village, Lansky 126 downtown and Joseph in the Laurelwood Shopping Center.
EVENT: Memphis Botanic Garden’s Family Egg Hunt — Saturday, April 4
This Easter egg event is as much fun for adults as it is for children. Kids are divided into age-specific hunts, and there are even prizes for adults provided by local restaurants and retailers. With 96 acres of garden fun, this is an Easter egg hunt like no other! The hunt lasts from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., or until all the eggs are found. Learn more at memphisbotanicgarden.com.
Here are a few on-trend outfits from Kittie Kyle, Lansky 126 and Joseph that would be perfect for the annual egg hunt:
Feel high style and comfortable in this ensemble from Kittie Kyle: a Reneata Romper in Gray Stripe, $290; a sherbert and cream scarf with a batik motif, $145; a gray suede clutch with a tan leather wristlet, $130, and faux gold and ivory zen earrings, $30.
EVENT: “The Gardeners of Eden” Documentary Screening With Kristin Davis — Thursday, April 16
The actress famously known for her role in “Sex and the City,” Kristin Davis is coming to Memphis to walk the red carpet at the Malco Paradiso to screen her documentary, The Gardeners of Eden, which is about the elephant poaching crisis and the heroic work of the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust. The benefit features a cocktail reception and a Q&A with Kristin following the film. A limited number of VIP tickets are available for $500 and include a prescreening reception with the actress. General admission tickets are $30. The evening begins at 6 p.m. More information and tickets are available here.
Follow advice from today’s experts at Kittie Kyle, Lansky 126 and Joseph, and you will be red-carpet ready!
EVENT: Crafted, a Showcase at the Brooks Museum featuring Craft Beer and Signature Local Foods — Saturday, April 25
Crafted is part of Memphis Beer Week 2015. On Saturday, April 25, taste from an upscale selection presented by 30 different breweries, and sample signature menu items from eight different restaurants. Beer professionals will also be available to share stories of each brand. The event takes place from 6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. for VIP guests ($100) and 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. for general admission ($75). If you would like to add more craft beer events to your calendar in April, check out the full calendar for Memphis Beer Week, running from April 18 to April 25. Visit memphis-beerweek.com for details.
Here are a few ensembles, perfectly crafted (Sorry! Had to!) for this upscale, informal event:
Have fun wherever your April adventures lead you. And remember to shop local in your favorite Memphis boutiques!
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