Mark your calendar: 19 can't-miss Memphis events for 2019

Mark your calendar: 19 can't-miss Memphis events for 2019

Is there anything as full of hope and as empty of worry as a new calendar?

Maybe you have one for 2019 already, and maybe the squares on its pages are still as blissfully pristine as a blanket of new-fallen snow.

Soon enough, however, that pretty whiteness will be marred by scrawls of ink and hectoring reminders of responsibilities: doctor's appointments, school meetings, business dinners and so on.

Before that happens, why not mark your calendars for fun instead of for chores? To that end, here is a list of upcoming Memphis events — 19 happenings for 2019 that promise good times for (as the saying goes) kids of all ages.

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THIS ENTREPRENEUR IS HELPING WOMEN INVEST IN MEMPHIS RESTAURANTS

THIS ENTREPRENEUR IS HELPING WOMEN INVEST IN MEMPHIS RESTAURANTS

Through the Broad Angels Network, founder Lisa Toro is helping female-run businesses thrive in the city.

Among Broad Angels’ recent success stories is the business of pastry chef Nuha Abuduhair, who after running a successful pop-up in Memphis opened a patisserie specializing in macarons called 17 Berkshire on Overton Square. To help make it happen, Toro helped her square away her loan paperwork and even made a soft introduction at the bank. 

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