Happy Friday, Memphis! It’s basically July 4th weekend, so here are the five things you won’t want to miss this weekend, plus a few extras. Don’t forget to check out the 4th of July parade and fireworks guide.
5. Independence Day Celebration, Overton Square, Sunday, 7 p.m. – 9 p.m., free, all ages/kid-friendly
This family-friendly celebration includes a concert from Mississippi’s 41st Army Band, Fire Museum of Memphis vintage fire trucks, local beers for sale. Bring your chairs and blankets, but leave the coolers at home.