Here’s a sample of stuff going on this weekend in Memphis!
October 20 – 21 – What happens when a mother holds on to her son too long? That’s the setup for “Momma’s Boy,” a play opening at The Orpheum this weekend. The all-star cast includes Johnny Gill, Robin Givens, Jackeé Harry, Nephew Tommy, Shirley Murdock and more. For more info, tickets and showtimes, visit ticketmaster.com.
October 21 – The 2017 Soulsville USA Festival takes place from 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. in the historic Soulsville USA district on College & McLemore. In addition to live music on three stages, the festival features the ARTent with displays from an array of visual artists; Knowledge Quest’s Kids Zone with games, face-painting and other fun activities and an interactive dance stage. Free admission to the Stax Museum of American Soul Music is also included. Festival admission is free!
October 21 – October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month! Come out and celebrate with our survivors at LoVe Lounge. The day party runs from 3 p.m. – 7 p.m. Please wear a shade of pink!
October 21 – The Suits and Silhouettes Affair is aimed at professionals as well as the grown and sexy. Enjoy great music and an open bar all night. Dress to impress, as athletic attire isn’t permitted. The affair starts at 8 p.m. at DiVine Memories Banquet Hall. Admission is $25.
October 21 – Get ready for The Sky High Patio Party on the Cypress Lodge Terrace of the Bass Pro Shop. Presented by Join Voice Entertainment, The Jingle Jam Team and Kool School, this party on the banks of the Mighty Mississippi starts at 6 p.m. Admission is $10.
As the sun sets, Memphis’ most popular DJs will turn up the perfect blend of hit music to complement the night air. Add in premium poured mix drinks and Memphis’ most chic socialites, and poof: FUN! Must be 25 or older to attend.
October 22 – Love art, jazz and wine? Well, come hang with the Creative Solutions crew at “Creative Solutions Unlimited: Presents Wine & Spirits on the Grove!” The event will feature fine wines, jazz and art. The event will be at Oak Court Mall (4465 Poplar Avenue), from 3 p.m. – 7 p.m. Admission is $5; get tickets at eventbrite.com.
October 22 – Every Sunday afternoon you are invited to “More Life” at LoVe Lounge. This is the ultimate chill set for your Sunday Funday from 4 p.m. – 10 p.m. No Cover Charge! Football, Music, Drinks, Spades, Uno, Cigars, Hookahs come out and enjoy!