Memphis Must-Dos: List of Weekend Events, Starting August 28th

Aug 28, 2014 9:29:52 AM Alex Ezell

Memphian looking for the party hotspot this weekend? Visiting Memphis and looking to party? In town for a special event, a Memphis Wedding or corporate trade show?

No matter what your cause, Mahaffey's got you covered for the weekend - and here's the list of weekend party planning options and events, starting tonight!

Quick Links

Thursday, August 28th

Brown Bag Lunch & Lecture Series and Howard's Birthday Party:
Elmwood Cemetary, 4:30 PM

Foreign Film: Persona:
Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, 7-8:20 PM

Mary Poppins:
Playhouse on the Square, 8-10 PM

The Addams Family:
Theatre Memphis, 7:30-9:30 PM

Thursdays Squared:
Tower Courtyard at Overton Square, 7-11 PM

6-week Painting Series with Marilyn Wannamaker:
Memphis Botanic Garden, All-day Event

Friday, August 29th
 

Delta Fair and Music Festival:
Agricenter International, August 29-September 7, Times Vary

DJH Unplugged Presents The Pulpit Is Not A Playground:
Evergreen Theatre, 7 PM

Free Friday Flick - Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone:
Beale Street Landing, at dusk, 7:30 PM

Food Truck Friday:
Dixon Gallery & Gardens, 11:30 AM-1:30 PM

Food Truck Friday:
Emerge Memphis, 11 AM-1:30 PM

Fun Fridays in My Big Backyard:
Memphis Botanic Garden, 10 AM-noon

Indie Memphis Concert Film Series - WATTSTAX:
Levitt Shell, 8 PM

Macy's Zoo Brew:
Memphis Zoo, 7-10 PM

Memphis Jams on Beale: Radio Ambiente Festival:
WC Handy Performing Arts Park, 6:30 PM

Memphis Music and Heritage Festival:
Center for Southern Folklore, Times vary

Trailhead Fitness Training Sessions:
Shelby Farms Park, 6:15-7:30 PM

Trolley Tour:
South Main Arts District, 6-9 PM

Saturday, August 30th

Adoption Event:
Hollywood Feed, noon-3 PM

Bluff City Tri-Art Theatre Company Presents BCTC's Hiatus The Best of LOL:
TheatreWorks, 7:30 PM

Bootlegger 5K:
Shelby Farms Park, 6 PM

Build in Nature Boot Camp:
Shelby Farms Park, 11 AM-noon

Cooper Young Farmers Market:
First Congregational Church, 1 PM

DJH Unplugged Presents The Pulpit Is Not A Playground:
Evergreen Theatre, 7 PM

Greyhound Centennial Tour:
Oak Court Mall, 10 AM-6 PM

Kidgits Club Back to School Event:
Wolfchase Galleria, 1 PM

Labor Day Weekend Market At Overton Square:
The Tower Courtyard at Overton Square, 10 AM-2 PM

Meat-LOAF at MFM:
Memphis Farmers Market, 7 AM-1 PM

MedPost Urgent Care 5K for Relay:
Landers Center, 7-9 PM

Memphis Electronic Music and Arts Festival:
Water Tower Pavilion, 1 PM

Mommy and Me: Fitness Made Easy:
Shelby Farms Park, 9:30-10:30 AM

Rib Eating Contest:
Sam's Town Hotel and Casino - Robinsonville, MS, 1 PM

Shelby Farms BMX:
Shelby Farms Park, 3:30-6 PM

Spooky Saturday Trail Days:
Shelby Farms Park, 9 AM-noon

Tailgate Concert Series:
Tiger Lane, 3-6 PM

U of M Football vs. Austin Peay:
Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium, 6 PM

6-week Painting Series with Marilyn Wannamaker:
Memphis Botanic Garden, All-day Event

Sunday, August 31st
Members Night:
Memphis Zoo, 6-9 PM

Pianos in the Park JazzFest 2014:
WC Handy Performing Arts Park, 6-9 PM

U of M Women's Soccer vs. Vanderbilt:
Mike Rose Soccer Complex, 6 PM

Monday, September 1st
Arrangements Art Exhibit by Amy Hartelust:
Memphis Botanic Garden, All-day Event

ArtsMemphis Culinary Series: Mad & Hungry:
Various Venues, Times Vary

Church Health Center Farmers Market:
Hope and Healing Center, 10 AM-2 PM

Trailhead Fitness Training Sessions:
Shelby Farms Park, 6:15-7:30 PM

901 Day:
Memphis, TN, All-day Event

Tuesday, September 2nd
Metal Museum Extended Summer Hours:
Metal Museum, 5-7 PM

Mini Masters:
Dixon Gallery & Gardens, 10:30-11:15 AM

Whet Tuesday:
Metal Museum, 5-7 PM

Yoga at the Cotton Museum:
The Cotton Museum at the Memphis Cotton Exchange, 7-8 AM

6-week Painting Series with Marilyn Wannamaker:
Memphis Botanic Garden, All-day Event

Wednesday, September 3rd
Bikes on Beale:
Beale Street, 6 PM 

Cloth/Paper - Cutting Edge by Phyllis Boger and Antzee Magruder:
Memphis Botanic Garden, All-day Event

Farmers' Market at the Garden:
Memphis Botanic Garden, 2-6 PM

Home School Days: Jungle Carnival:
Memphis Botanic Garden, 2-3:30 PM

Kaleidoscope Club:
Dixon Gallery & Gardens, 4-5 PM

Master Taster's Club - Southern Hemisphere:
The Peabody, 6:30-8:30 PM

Munch and Learn: Engineering the Panama Canal:
Dixon Gallery & Gardens, noon-1 PM

Trailhead Fitness Training Sessions:
Shelby Farms Park, 6:15-7:30 PM

Urban Forestry Advisor's Class:
Memphis Botanic Garden, 9 AM-1 PM

U of M Men's Soccer vs. SIUE:
Mike Rose Stadium, 7 PM

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