The Stax Music Academy Spring Concert Brought Great Music To Overton Square

The Stax Music Academy Spring Concert Brought Great Music To Overton Square

Stax is a Memphis music powerhouse, and they didn't let a little thing like rain get in the way of a good concert.

The Stax Music Academy Spring Concert was supposed to be last weekend but was rescheduled because of the weather.

The delay didn't put a damper on the mood of rock and soul fans who gathered at Overton Square for some live music. The streets of Cverton Square were lined with people and every chair had someone to sit in it, that is unless they were on their feet dancing!

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5 Things To Do This Weekend: 5/5 – 5/7

5 Things To Do This Weekend: 5/5 – 5/7

If you haven’t had a chance to see the uber-talented high schoolers from the Stax Music Academy perform their souther soul amazing-ness, this Sunday is your chance. Bring $5, bring chairs, and head to the Tower Courtyard (in Overton Square by the big tower near Memphis Pizza Cafe/Belly Acres) for two hours of great music.

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The Weekender: April 28 – April 30

The Weekender: April 28 – April 30

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! The Weekender is not meant to be exhaustive, but will include our suggestions to help you plan the weekend ahead. 

Saturday, April 29 – Choose901 Pop Up Shop Day!

Sunday, April 30

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