The Memphis Weekender: April 13 – 15

With all the great things going on in the 901 these days, have you ever been overwhelmed with choices? Well, you’re in luck! Every week we curate The Weekender, a post 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. In the case of inclement weather, check with each event’s page for updates.

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The Memphis Weekender: April 6 – 8

With all the great things going on in the 901 these days, have you ever been overwhelmed with choices? Well, you’re in luck! Every week we curate The Weekender, a post 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. In the case of inclement weather, check with each event’s page for updates.

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The Week Ahead: April 2-8

The Week Ahead: April 2-8

Make your mark at Overton Square’s third annual Chalk the Courtyard Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. It’s free, with The Art Project providing the chalk and other local businesses on hand with giveaways. You can help out Le Bonheur Children’s Hospital’s art therapy program before and during the event by donating art supplies – things like crayons, markers, sticker sets and low-mess crafts kits.

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The Locals Guide to St. Patrick’s Day Events In Memphis 2018

The Locals Guide to St. Patrick’s Day Events In Memphis 2018

Saint Paddy’s Day is just around the corner and Memphis has plenty of ways to celebrate.

  • March 15th – 17th – Saint Patrick’s Weekend @ Overton Square
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    • The Art Project Memphis: St. Patrick’s Day Crafts
      • Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day at The Art Project all week long with St. Patrick’s Day crafts and green kinetic sand out all week for Art Free Play. Don’t miss the annual Art Project St. Patrick’s Day themed story time on Tuesday and Friday at 10 a.m. and check out their Spring Break workshops – Model Magic and Slime Making.
    • Belly Acres: St. Patrick’s Day Milkshakes
      • Belly Acres knows the perfect recipe for St. Patty’s perfection. Join Belly Acres on St. Patrick’s Day and try their famous Lucky Charms Milkshake or Green Mint Milkshake.
    • Breakaway Running: Annual St. Patrick’s Day Pub Run
      • The annual Breakaway St. Patrick’s Day Pub Run on Thursday, March 15, is open to all! The run departs from the Breakaway store in Overton Square at 6 p.m. Don’t forget to wear green.
    • Lafayette’s Music Room: St. Patrick’s Celebration
      • Celebrate at Lafayette’s Music Room on Saturday, March 17, with a special St. Patrick’s Day Celebration! The live show featuring Greasy Tree starts at 6:30 p.m.
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100 Things to do in Memphis over Spring Break

100 Things to do in Memphis over Spring Break

42. Let out your inner Picasso. Take your kids to The Art Project in Overton Square! They take care of clean up and you save your sanity!
43. While you’re in Overton Square, eat lunch at Belly Acres (local vegetable plate!) then get candy/ice cream/fudge/popcorn at Sweet Noshings
44. Stick your heads out of famous Memphians! (next to the parking garage at Overton Square)

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5 Things To Do This Weekend: 11/3 – 11/15

5 Things To Do This Weekend: 11/3 – 11/15

Happy Friday, Memphis! Here are the five things you won’t want to miss this weekend, plus plenty of extras. It’s the Memphis Hustle’s opening weekend, so head to the Landers Center to cheer on the future Grizz! Read more here.

Friday, November 3
– The Art Project Gallery Show in Overton Square
– Carlos Ecos Band at Lafayette’s

Saturday, November 4
– Chili Cook-Off in Overton Square

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