Throw on your jeans and a light jacket, breathe in that crisp air, admire the reds and golds of the changing leaves, and buy yourself a super-sized calendar, because there’s A LOT happening in the Bluff City this fall and you want to be ready to roll.
Make plans to watch movies under the stars in Overton Square, jam to live bands on the Levitt Shell lawn, dance in the streets in Soulsville, and cheer on the Grizzlies at FedExForum.
Autumn in Memphis means a steady stream of fantastic festivals, sassy soirees, cool concerts, innovative indie films, awesome art exhibitions, and fierce football showdowns. Whether you dig yoga, tequila, Harry Potter, comic conventions or group bicycle rides, you’ll find something you love in Memphis’ fall events lineup.
Fall Movie Nights at Chimes Square, Overton Square, September 13-November 15, free, all ages
Join your Memphis peeps for free movies on Thursday nights in Overton Square, shown on an outdoor screen with state-of-the-art surround sound. Movies include Wonder Woman, Ghostbusters and Raiders of the Lost Ark. Order ahead from your favorite Square restaurant to enjoy dinner under the stars while you watch the movie.
Rocky Horror Drag Show, Zebra Lounge, October 11, 8-11 p.m., $20 donation, 21+
Dammit, Janet! Come in costume to win special prizes and sign up for the Time Warp competition before the show begins. Your optional $20 donation to benefit Friends For Life will give you a chance to win raffle prizes throughout the night.