Spotlight on: Memphis!
This week, we’re putting the spotlight on Memphis, TN! If you’re in the greater Memphis area this summer, we’ve done some work to find the hottest events happening near you. If you’re hoping to make the most of your days in Memphis, read on!
Memphis Film & Music Festival
August 11th – 14th Malco Studio On The Square 2105 Court Ave Memphis, TN
Join the Party!
Our festival goal of creating a platform for arts and cultural exchange will continue to be achieved with a greater influence on local music placement in film. This year's International Film and Music Festivalmarks 17 years of connecting the Memphis community to local and international film and music.
Back-to-School Superhero Bash
Sat, Aug 20 at 10am – 1pm The Children's Museum of Memphis 2525 Central Ave Memphis, TN
Blast over to CMOM for our Back-to-School Superhero Bash! Gear up and put on your costume to take photos with three of your favorite crime fighting heroes. You don't want to miss the super crafts, hero face painting and mystery solving scavenger hunt. CMOM Family Memberships are the top prizes for the 5 winners of the costume contest at 1 PM. Join us for this back-to-school crime fighting adventure your child is sure to love! Tickets are $15 for non-members and free for members and can be purchased at the door. Museum admission is included. Parents, don't forget your camera!
Sat, Aug 13 at 12pm 98.5 New Mix FM 5119 Summer Ave, Ste 401 Memphis, TN
For the Second year The Water Tower Pavilion will celebrate 98.5 New Mix FM annual fundraiser with everything Salsa. We will host a SALSA COOK-OFF CONTEST along with some of the best MARGARITAS served in the area, Salsa Memphis will be giving dancing lessons in Salsa and Bachata and musical performances by artists like Mike Sweep, Nick Black, Chinese Connection Dub Embassy and many others to be announced soon.
Overton Park Community Farmers Market
Thu, Aug 18 at 3 – 7pm Overton Park Community Farmers Market 389 E Parkway N Memphis, TN
Come join us Thursday from 3-7 pm for fresh fruits, veggies, meats, eggs, dairy, breads, baked goods, arts/crafts and much much more. We accept SNAP/EBT and also are part of the Fresh Savings/Double Greens Program (double dollars for fruits and vegetables when you swipe your SNAP/EBT card)!!
What are your tips for a sweet summer in Memphis? Tell us all about it in the comments below!