KEY EVENTS

Events are compiled from a variety of sources. If there is an event you're interested in attending, we recommend you call (we try to provide a phone number with every listing) and make sure the event hasn't been cancelled or the date changed.

 

THEATRE

Jul. 28 - Clean Comedy Experience

Halloran Centre, 225 S. Main Street

The Clean Comedy Experience has provided 18 years of hilarious, clean, sharp-edge, stand-up comedy for all tax brackets. 4pm and 8pm.

orpheum-memphis.com

 

MUSIC

Jul. 16-31 - Hi-Tone - Music Venue

412 N Cleveland 

The Hi-Tone is a hip local music venue and bar featuring two stages and live bands most nights of the week.

Jul. 1 - Heels - 7:00pm

Jul. 3 - As Cities Burn, My Epic, Tigerwine - 8:00pm

Jul. 4 - The Electric Mud - 8:00pm

Jul. 5 - Bruise, Sentenced to Burn, Omerta - 9:00pm

Jul. 6 - The WLDLFE, Scottie Spiegelman - 8:00pm

Jul. 6 - Pearl Earl - 9:00pm

Jul. 7 - Belmont, Rarity, Stickup Kid, Indeed - 9:00pm

Jul. 8 - Dent May - 8:00pm

Jul. 8 - Handmade Moments - 8:00pm

Jul. 9 - The Red Clay Strays - 8:00pm

Jul. 9 - Jet Black Alley Cat - 8:00pm

Jul. 10 - The Apartment Club - 8:00pm

Jul. 11 - Ponce, Caterpillars, Tiger Lake - 8:00pm

Jul. 12 - Louis York and the Shindellas - 8:00pm

Jul. 13 - Make Your Own Luck - 7:00pm

Jul. 14 - Marco Pave, Harlan, Matt Said Sure - 7:00pm

Jul. 15 - Mozaic, Mindframe, Malakah - 7:00pm

Jul. 17 - Sworn Enemy, Thy Will Be Done - 7:00pm

Jul. 18 - Peelander-Yellow (SOLO)  - 9:00pm

Jul. 19 - Big Boogie, Scat Cat - 8:00pm

Jul. 20 - Witch Mountain, Namazu - 8:00pm

Jul. 21 - The Matters, Grandpa Grew Trees - 8:00pm

Jul. 21 - Louise Page - 8:00pm

Jul. 22 - The Handsome Family - 8:00pm

Jul. 24 - Bee Bee Sea - 9:00pm

Jul. 25 - AJ & The Woods, Megan Carolan - 8:00pm

Jul. 26, 27, 28 - Refreshing Shows Presents: Our Scene United - 5:00pm

Jul. 27 - Beg, Stay Fashionable - 8:00pm

Jul. 29 - Zac Clark, Andrew Elder - 8:00pm

Jul. 30 - Enhailer - 9:00pm

hitonecafe.com

Jul. 6, 13, 20, 27 - Eddie Smith

Neil’s Music Room, 5727 Quince Rd 

Repeats weekly on Friday. 7:00pm

Jul. 5, 6, 12, 13, 19, 20, 26, 27 - B.B. King’s All Stars

B.B. King’s Blues Club

143 Beale, Memphis, TN 38103

Repeats weekly on Thursday and Friday

7:00pm

 

Jul. 1, 8, 15, 22, 29 - Memphis Jazz Orchestra

Alfred’s, 197 Beale, Memphis, TN 38103

Repeats weekly on Sunday

7:00pm

Weekly on Thursdays from Apr. 12 - Aug. 16

Peabody Rooftop Parties

The Rooftop Parties take place on The Peabody’s Plantation Roof every Thursday evening during the summer season. The tradition continues with cocktails, dancing, live music and great views of the Mississippi River. Entertainment from top local and regional entertainment acts. Ladies get in free until 7 p.m. The Peabody Rooftop Parties are hosted by Q107.5 FM and feature the best live music in Memphis. $10-15, 6-10pm, 21 and up. peabodymemphis.com

 

Jul. 5, 6, 7, 12, 13, 14, 19, 20, 21, 26, 27, 28 - Elvis Tribute Feat. Michael Cullipher

Rock-n-Roll Cafe , 3715-5 Elvis Presley

Repeats weekly Thursday, Friday and Saturday 

7:00pm, 901-398-5692

 

Jul. 19 - Kenny Chesney

BankPlus Amphitheater at Snowden Grove,

6285 Snowden Ln, Southaven, MS 

7:30pm

 

Jul. 21 - Stokley and Friends

Orpheum Theatre, 203 S. Main Street

Stokley, a GRAMMY-nominated vocalist, songwriter, producer, and multi-instrumentalist, performs with Grammy nominee Kenny Lattimore and Top 20 Billboard singer Annalé.

8:00pm

orpheum-memphis.com

 

Jul. 21 - 30th Annual WEVL Blues on the Bluff,

National Ornamental Metal Museum, 374 Metal Museum Dr

WEVL FM 89.9 volunteer radio puts on a show with splendid views of the Mississippi River and soulful blues from some of Memphis’ top bands.

$20 advance, $25 at gate, $12 kids 11 and under, all ages, 6:00-11:00pm

wevl.org

 

ACTIVITIES

Fri/Sat Year Round - Salsa and Bachata Dancing at The Rumba Room

303 S. Main Street, Memphis, TN 38103

9:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays: free bachata and salsa lesson and dancing until 3:00 a.m. 

www.memphisrumba.com

no partner needed

 

Sat Year Round - COOPER-YOUNG COMMU- NITY FARMERS MARKET

1000 South Cooper Street Memphis, TN 38104

The Cooper-Young Community Farmers Market

is the homegrown and handmade market of Midtown Memphis in the heart of the historic Cooper-Young Arts and Food District. Open every Saturday all year round. The market offers a variety of fresh seasonal produce and special artisan fares, featuring work by local artists. 901-725-2221

Sat Year Round at 12pm - Wiseacre Brewery Tour and Tasting

2783 Broad Ave, Memphis, TN 38112, (901) 888-7000, wiseacrebrew.com

Get a behind-the-scenes look at our brewery. We’ll discuss how we got started as a brewery, how beer got started in general and all the ingredients and processes that go into making delicious beer. While touring the brewery, we will talk about and sample four different styles. $15 includes the hour tour, 4 beers and a take home logo glass. These are open for booking one month in advance and on-line bookings given first priority. For information on private tours and gifts, please email crebs@wiseacrebrew.com.

Jul. 6, 13, 20, 27 - Rock Star Karaoke

P&H Cafe, 901-726-0906

1532 Madison Ave, Memphis, TN 38104

Fun Karaoke in a laid back dive bar with pool and cheap drinks.

Repeats weekly on Friday, 7:00pm

 

Jul. 20 - Selena

Orpheum Theatre, 203 S. Main Street

Part of the Orpheum Summer Movie Series. Selena is the true story of Selena Quintanilla-Perez, a Texas-born Tejano singer who rose from cult status to performing at the Astrodome, as well as having chart-topping albums on the Latin music charts. 7pm.

orpheum-memphis.com

 

Jul. 27 - The Wizard of Oz

Orpheum Theatre, 203 S. Main Street

Part of the Orpheum Summer Movie Series. 7pm. orpheum-memphis.com

 

Jul. 28 - Superman/Batman Double Feature

Orpheum Theatre, 203 S. Main Street

Part of the Orpheum Summer Movie Series. 5pm. 

orpheum-memphis.com

 

EXHIBITIONS

DIXON GALLERY & GARDENS

4339 Park, Memphis 38117; 901-761-5250, dixon.org

Late nineteenth and early twentieth century French Impressionist and Post-Impressionist landscapes, still life, portraits, and figure paintings form the core of the Dixon’s paintings collection.

Jul. 8 - Sept. 30 - In the Garden 

George Eastman House presents In the Garden, an exhibition that discusses the relationships between photography, botanical images, and the cultivated landscape.

MEMPHIS BROOKS MUSEUM OF ART

1934 Poplar in Overton Park, Memphis 38104; 901-544-6200, www.brooksmuseum.org.

Selections from William Eggleston’s Portfolios - 

The photographs come out of two of William Eggleston’s large portfolios in the museum’s collection, Eggleston’s Egypt and The Louisiana Project.

Making Our Mark: A Creative Path for Change - Young men from Juvenile Intervention and Faith-Based Follow-up (JIFF) came to the Brooks for eight group art therapy sessions to discover how art could help them explore and expand their understanding of self and community.
Drawing Memory: Essence of Memphis - Victor Ekpuk, a Nigerian American artist, painted a mural for the new African art galleries in March 2017. His art is inspired by nsibidi, a sacred means of communication among male secret societies in southeastern Nigeria.

Self Portrait in a Convex Mirror:

A Tribute to John Ashbery (1927-2017) - This artist book highlights the Pulitzer-prize winning work of poet John Ashbery who died in September of 2017.

SPORTS

BASEBALL

Memphis Redbirds 

AutoZone Park, 198 Union Ave, Memphis, TN 38103;  901-721-6000, www.milb.com/index.jsp?sid=t235

Date Opponent Time

July 16 Iowa 7:05 pm

July 17 Iowa 7:05 pm

July 18 Iowa 7:05 pm

July 19 Iowa 7:05 pm

July 20 Colorado Springs 7:05 pm

July 21 Colorado Springs 6:35 pm

 

July 22 Colorado Springs 2:05 pm


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