Your kid can be the next Picasso! Celebrate Independence Day and win sweet Overton Square prizes with our Fireworks at Overton Square contest!
Best described as a grownup’s prequel to Peter Pan, Peter and the Starcatcher begins when young starcatcher-in-training, Molly, meets an orphan boy longing for a home of his own. Together, the duo embarks on the adventure of a lifetime. Join them as they discover how the captain got that famous hook, how a young boy named Peter became the boy who wouldn’t grow up, and how one courageous young woman can change the fate of the world. A dozen talented actors play over 100 different characters in this Tony Award-winning play with music that is sure to have you leaving the theatre grinning from ear-to-ear.
Bring out your lawn chairs for free blues music every Tuesday night this summer at The Tower Courtyard in Overton Square.
Join Overton Square the last Thursday of every month through October for an evening of live music in The Tower Courtyard. Bring your lawn chairs and listen to the acoustic melodies of Memphis musicians in the heart of Midtown, Memphis.
Celebrate Fourth of July on the second of July in Overton Square! Start the evening off with a 5K, then end in Overton Square for a block party complete with live music on Madison Avenue, food and beer provided by Overton Square businesses, Splash and Play Zone with the Fire Museum's antique fire truck, and special recognitions for our policemen, firemen, and first responders.
With all the great things going on in the 901 these days, have you ever been overwhelmed with choices? Well, you’re in luck! We’ve put together a weekly post called The Weekender, filled with a handy schedule to help you hit some of our best bets for an amazing weekend. You can follow this schedule to a T, or use it as a launching point to plan your own adventure!
Earlier this week, Loeb Properties, which redeveloped Overton Square and is now working on the Highland Strip, put out this then-and-now Tweet.
Right across the street from Lafayette’s in Overton Square is another venue which oozes with history. Once called Yosemite Sam’s, the venue was a place where you’d be able to see Jerry Lee Lewis perform. Now it’s part of Overton Square’s revitalisation and it’s an affordable restaurant and bar – or, as they call it, a “Gastropub”.
Overton Square is a thriving retail, restaurant, excercise, and entertainment district in the heart of Midtown Memphis, TN.