You don’t have to spend a lot of money to enjoy Memphis with your friends and family. Check out these free events to get plugged into the 901 without having to empty your wallet.
- April 22 – 24 – Art Squared at Overton – Family friendly
Hosted by ArtWorks Foundation, Art Squared is an arts festival in the heart of Midtown at Overton Square. See talent from all over the U.S., featuring stellar works in metal, glass, clay, wood, and fiber, plus jewelry, paintings, and photography! Enjoy live demonstrations, musical performances and more. The festival will take place on Friday, April 22 and Saturday, April 23 from 11am – 7pm, and Sunday, April 24 from 11am – 5pm at The Overton Square Courtyard & Trimble Place.
- September 30 – October 1 – Bona Fide Blues Festival – Family Friendly
With two free all-day stages in Overton Square and nightclub performances in midtown, the Bona Fide Blues Festival is the first of its kind in Memphis—or anywhere else for that matter. Showcasing 100% local area musicians, Memphis Blues Society is on a mission to bring 100% Blues to new stages, new venues and new audiences in the city. Check out the lineup here.