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Recommended Arts Events for September 7th - 11th

Posted by ArtsMemphis on September 7th, 2016

Fall Festivals abound – this weekend check out the Mid-South Book Festival and the Outflix Film Festival, head to the 21st anniversary of Memphis’ original beer festival, then join Ballet Memphis for a Carnival of the Animals and a festival of arts, crafts and food trucks. On Monday, dial it down for an Orchestra + Wind Performance at Shelby Farms Park lake’s edge! read more »


Discover the Arts: September 11 - September 13

Posted by ArtsMemphis on September 8th, 2015

It's time to DANCE! We are beyond lucky to have several fantastic dance companies in Memphis. Their productions are easy to love and tough to resist. This weekend is no expection with four dance productions in the span of three days by two Memphis dance organizations.  read more »

Topics: Ballet Memphis, New Ballet Ensemble & School, Memphis Botanic Garden, The Halloran Centre

Discover the Arts: August 21-August 24

Posted by ArtsMemphis on August 19th, 2014

Watch a Disney classic come to life on stage, celebrate the end of summer, relive the hits of a famous band and show your support through art. read more »

Topics: Playhouse on the Square, Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, Levitt Shell, Indie Memphis, Memphis Botanic Gardens

Discover the Arts: July 16 - July 20

Posted on July 15th, 2014

Watch riveting short films from Sundance, explore a magical backyard with the kids, enjoy a night filled with art and music, and learn how Memphis has influenced a flimmaker's work. read more »

Topics: Indie Memphis, Memphis Botanic Garden, Dixon Gallery and Gardens New Memphis

Discover the Arts: July 25-July 28

Posted by ArtsMemphis on July 23rd, 2013

Discover the arts this weekend! Go back in time—to the Old Testament and the 1970s—with a performance of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. Continue the flashback with The Doors’ legendary Hollywood Bowl performance right here in Memphis. Get funky with the Stax Music Academy Alumni Band at B.B. Kings. Make your own bronze metal molds at the Botanic Garden. read more »

Topics: Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, The Kroc Center of Memphis, Indie Memphis, Levitt Shell, Concert Film Series, Stax Music Academy Alumni Band, B.B. Kings, Memphis Botanic Garden, Metal Clay Mold Mania,

Discover the Arts: July 12-July 14

Posted by ArtsMemphis on July 9th, 2013

Discover the arts this weekend! Hit the Material's visual arts community retrospective as they celebrate the production of 100+ gallery shows. There will be kid-friendly culture galore with hands-on activities, live music and performance art at the Brooks' Carroll Cloar Family Day. Big News! Former Led Zeppelin front man, Robert Plant will be right here in Memphis this weekend.  Going to be in Midtown?  Don't miss what’s sure to be a packed-lawn concert at the Levitt Shell!  This season's closer is going to outdo all other closers with performances by some of Memphis' ... read more »

Topics: Material Anthology, Crosstown Arts, Carroll Cloar Family Day, Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, Robert Plant, Live at the Garden, Memphis Botanic Gardens, The Recording Academy, 40th Anniversary Concert, Levitt Shell, Beijing Flickers, Global Lens 2013, Indie Memphis, Benjamin L. Hooks Library

Discover the Arts: May 2-May 6

Posted by ArtsMemphis on April 30th, 2013

Discover the arts this weekend!  Yay!  It’s Memphis in May – Memphis’ most exciting and eventful time of the year.  Kick if off at the 37th anniversary of the Beale Street Music Festival, a 3-day multi-stage event on the Mississippi River. Join Memphis in May International Festival’s salute to Sweden, its culture, customs and cuisine, with a wide variety of performances and exhibitions all over town. Need a way to get around?  Be one of the first to hop on the best sightseeing value in town – the Memphis Hop bus. Take the Hop to Stax to learn ... read more »

Topics: Memphis in May, Memphis Hop, Beale Street Music Fest, Memphis Hop, Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, Stax Museum, Memphis Botanic Gardens, Icehotel Photo Exhibit, Made in Sweden: 20th Century, Giving the Music Back, Memphis Hop Unveiling