On Monday, January 21, the National Civil Rights Museum will remember the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. The focus of the celebration is social justice and community service while reflecting on Dr. King’s impact. There will be performances, a health pavilion, youth-centered activities and more. The event will go from 8
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Grab some popcorn and a drink, and cheer on your favorite NBA team at the FedExForum this December on select nights. The Memphis Grizzlies play the Pistons on Wednesday, January 2; the Nets on Friday, January 4; the Spurs on Sunday, January 9; the Bucks on Sunday, January 16; the Pelicans on Monday, January 21;
Every Friday in January at 4:30 p.m., bring the family to River Garden at Mississippi River Park for good ole fashioned s’mores and hot cocoa. This event is free to the public and is hosted by The Fourth Bluff and Memphis River Parks Partnership. facebook.com
The 35th annual International Blues Challenge features blues musicians from around the world who gather in Memphis to compete for cash, prizes and industry recognition. Presented by The Blues Foundation, this annual event kicks off Tuesday, January 22, and the competition runs throughout the week at Beale Street venues, concluding with the finals at the
Wine Down: Cheese Edition hosted by Dixon Gallery and Gardens will share delicious cheeses from A Catered Affair and tasty wines provided by Buster’s Liquors and Wines. The event will begin at 6 p.m. on January 25. Admission for members is $25 and non-members is $40. dixon.org
Join guest host Kacky Walton of WKNO’s “Checking on the Arts” for an evening of art, drinks, hors d’oeuvres and entertainment — all while you bid on original works of art! Purchase your favorite painting outright for $250 during the “Buy-It-Now” time from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. The annual event, sponsored by SunTrust, runs
Kick off your Saturday at 8 AM for the 7th Annual Mike Cooley Overton Park 10K Trail Race. Run entirely on Overton Park’s trails and surrounding cross-country areas. The race will cover many of the Old Forest Trails in Overton Park. The race will start and end at the Overton Park Golf Clubhouse. All profits
Wondering how Memphis became the city it is today? Join Benjamin L. Hooks Library to learn the early history of the Bluff City by using drawings, photographs, and historical maps from the library’s collections. www.facebook.com
“Green Zazen,” presented by Kristi Duckworth and Nancy Morrow, is a collaborative art show that inspires a contemplative state of mind. This peaceful exhibit encourages visitors to slow down and embrace natural colors and textures, as if there is nowhere to go and nothing to do except look at the clouds, listen to the wind
Start your year off strong with complimentary classes offered at Athleta at the Shops of Saddle Creek. Each workout will have a different instructor and fitness organization leading with variations of workout styles. The dates go as follows: January 5, 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. January 10, 6 to 7 p.m. January 12, 8:30 to 9:30
Cooper-Young Farmers Market happens every Saturday morning from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the parking lot of First Congo at 1000 S. Cooper in Midtown Memphis, TN. Come check out local vendors while getting fresh produce and unique gifts! cycfarmersmarket.org
This landmark exhibition at Memphis Brooks Museum of Arts offers a rare focus on 20 of O’Keeffe’s depictions of Hawai‘i from a nine-week sojourn in 1939 while on commission to produce images for a Hawaiian Pineapple Company promotional campaign. This event runs through February 24. Hours run from Wednesday 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.,Thursday and
Origami in the Garden will begin on September 21 through March 24. This is put-on by International Paper, Speer Charitable Trust, Goldsmith Family Foundation and Belz Family Foundation. This is an exhibit of 17 outdoor sculptures and 3 indoor. The unfolded cast wall hangings will be on display throughout 31 of their gardens. This collection
Bundle up, and head to the Broad Avenue Arts District for a sweet party. Get your $5 punch card and sample mouthwatering treats from local retailers. At the conclusion of your Sweet Street tour, drop off your card for a chance to win a basket of Broad Avenue goodies! The event is from 5 p.m.
The Antiques and Garden Show of Nashville returns for its 29th year, February 1-3, 2019 at the fabulous Music City Center in downtown Nashville. This year’s theme is “A Passion for Home” and includes an incredible lineup of speakers including Faith Hill, Ray Booth, Bobby McAlpine, Leslie Rascoe and more! Tickets are $20 before midnight on
Located at The Cadre Building, Wine for Wishes is hosted by Make-A-Wish Mid-South. They will bring you a fun-filled wine tasting with live music, door prizes, a wine pull, catered hors d’oeuvres and so much more. Tickets are only available by advance purchase for $50 until January 15 and then the price will increase to
Up your Valentine’s chocolates this year with perfect pairings from Philip Ashley chocolates with select whiskeys, wines and craft beer. Hors d’ouvres from Strano by Chef Josh and A Moveable feast, along with a cigar and fireside cocktail lounge will be featured. Cost is $40 for members and $50 for nonmembers. The time will be
Run the 901 Race Series is back, consisting of three brand-new events to the Memphis area. The middle event, the Laurelwood 15K is part three events that will progress in distance, culminating with the running of the 2019 Germantown Half Marathon. Proceeds of the Laurelwood 15K will benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters. Registration costs is
Come sample whiskeys from around the world, chat with master distillers, and cozy up over some great local food and live music as you welcome warmer weather! Whiskey Warmer is 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Overton Square Courtyard in Memphis. Tickets are $35 and include fifteen whiskey samples! http://www.whiskeywarmer.com.