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Making Memphis: 200 Years of Community

Through Oct. 20


Bicentennial celebration, the exhibit illustrates how the threads of Memphis history form a larger story or web of history. 636-2362

City of Hope: Resurrection City and the 1968 Poor People's Campaign

Through June 30, 2020


The Poor People’s Campaign — a grassroots, multiracial movement — drew thousands of people to Washington, D.C., to demand social reforms while living side-by-side on the National Mall in a tent city known as Resurrection City. This poster exhibition explores the history and legacy of this important moment in U.S. history. 636-2362

Barber Motorsports Museum Presents: A Century of the American Motorcycle

Mondays-Sundays, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Continues through Nov. 23
Graceland Exhibition Center 3717 Elvis Presley Blvd., Memphis Whitehaven/Airport


Exhibition, curated by the Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum, exploring a century of the American motorcycle. 901-332-3322

Whitehaven Farmers Market

Mondays, 12-5 p.m. Continues through Sept. 30

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Market with fresh, locally grown fruits and vegetables. 901-516-3580

The GRAMMY Museum Grant Program

Through Oct. 15
Various locations See website for more information, Memphis East Memphis

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Apply online. The Grant Program administers grants annually to organizations and individuals to support efforts that advance the archiving and preservation of the music and recorded sound heritage of North America for future generations, as well as scientific research projects related to the impact of music on the human condition. Recipients are determined based on criteria such as merit, uniqueness of project, and the ability to accomplish intended goals.

Be For the Child: Statewide Volunteer Recruitment Campaign

Ongoing


Close the gap between abused and neglected children in need of an advocate to represent their best interests with the goal of securing a safe, permanent home. See website for more information and sign up.

"LeMoyne-Owen College: A Beacon of Hope"

Ongoing


Exhibition of a central institution in Memphis since its founding in 1871 as the LeMoyne Normal and Commercial School. 636-2362

Perfect Little Planet

Ongoing
AutoZone Dome Planetarium Memphis Pink Palace Museum, 3050 Central, Memphis University of Memphis


Discover our solar system through a new set of eyes–a family from another star system seeking the perfect vacation spot. Visit website for show schedule. (901) 636-2362

Back to the Moon: For Good

Ongoing
AutoZone Dome Planetarium Memphis Pink Palace Museum, 3050 Central, Memphis University of Memphis


Planetarium show that lets the audience relive the thrills of lunar exploration. Various times, see website for details. (901) 636-2362

Sun, Earth, Universe

Ongoing


A new interactive museum exhibit about Earth and space. 636-2362

“Voices of the Civil Rights Movement”

Ongoing
National Civil Rights Museum 450 Mulberry, Memphis Downtown


Interactive exhibit featuring two video archives within a walk-up kiosk combining two media projects and commemorates the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington. (901) 521-9699

Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure

Ongoing
Various locations See website for more information, Memphis East Memphis

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Guided from any smart phone, teams see the sights while solving clues, completing challenges, and learning local history. Available 365 days, Sunrise to Sunset. Use promo MEMPHISFLYER for special discount. 805-603-5620

Free-to-Play Themed Game Crawl

Mondays, 6 p.m.-12 a.m.
Rec Room 3000 Broad, Memphis Midtown


$3 pints and free game play. 901-209-1137

Bingo Night

Mondays, 7-9 p.m.
Casual Pint 395 S. Highland, Memphis University of Memphis


Play to win a Sweetwater kayak.

Triple-A National Championship Game

Tue., Sept. 17, 7 p.m.
AutoZone Park Third and Union, Memphis Downtown

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Pitting the winner of the Pacific Coast League against the winner of the International League in a one-game, winner-take-all showdown for Triple-A supremacy. Memphis is the first city to have the honor of repeating as Triple-A National Championship Game host since 2011. (901) 722-0293

Velvetina's Blue Moon Revue

Wednesdays-Saturdays, 7-9 p.m. Continues through Sept. 28
Mollie Fontaine Lounge 679 Adams, Memphis Downtown

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Live music, burlesque performances, and dinner from the Lounge. (917) 705-0945

HIV Testing

Wednesdays, Fridays, 6-9 p.m.


Results in 20 minutes. (901) 278-6422

Texas Hold 'EM Poker

Wednesdays, 6:30 p.m.
Stage Stop 2951 Cela, Memphis Raleigh


901-382-1577

Team Trivia with Kevin Cerrito

Wednesdays, 7-9 p.m.
Tamp & Tap 122 Gayoso, Memphis Downtown


Featuring weekly themes including Disney, 90s Movies & TV, Logos, Memphis Trivia, and more. Includes N64 Mario Kart tie breaker and prizes for the top 3 teams and best team name. 901-207-1053

Trivia Night with Geeks Who Drink

Wednesdays, 7 p.m.
Ghost River Brewing 827 S. Main, Memphis South Main


278-0087

Tiki Thursday

Thursdays
Railgarten 2160 Central, Memphis Cooper-Young


Polynesian fun featuring Tiki bar menu, hula hooping with Co-Motion, live music, and more.

UTHSC Biomedical Symposium: Pathway to Discovery: From Basic Science to Translational Medicine

Fri., Sept. 20, 8 a.m.-10 p.m.

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The goal of the symposium is to bring together bright minds to foster an environment of learning, inspiration, and wonder through idea-focused presentations covering a wide range of subjects with the ultimate goal of provoking meaningful scientific conversations. (901) 866-1400

Fab Fridays Laser Light Show

Fridays, 7, 8 & 9 p.m.
AutoZone Dome Planetarium Memphis Pink Palace Museum, 3050 Central, Memphis University of Memphis


State-of-the-art laser light tribute shows, featuring Pink Floyd, Led Zeppelin, and more. (901) 636-2362

Southern Junkers Vintage Market Memphis

Fri., Sept. 20, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. and Sat., Sept. 21, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Mid-South Fairgrounds, Pipkin Building East Parkway at Central, Memphis Midtown

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Upscale shopping event hosting 50 vendors from Memphis and surrounding states with eclectic antiques, fashion, art, food trucks, and more. 412-5485

Southern Junkers Vintage Market Memphis

Fri., Sept. 20, 9 a.m.-6 p.m.
Mid-South Fairgrounds, Pipkin Building East Parkway at Central, Memphis Midtown

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Shopping event hosting vendors from Tennessee and surrounding states bringing the best in vintage, antiques, fashion, home and garden, local art, food trucks, music, and more. 412-5485

Agape TeamWorks Career and Community Resource Fair

Fri., Sept. 20, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.


Career resource fair presented by Agape TeamWorks, Tennessee Department of Human Services, Southwest Tennessee Community College, Workforce Investment Network, and various local employers. 901-323-3600

Whitehaven Kulliye Farmers Market

Fridays-Sundays, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Fridays-Sundays, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. and Fridays-Sundays, 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
Whitehaven Kulliye 3379 Millbranch, Memphis Whitehaven/Airport

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Grand Opening day for this farmers market. 901-654-7470

Open House

Fridays, 6 p.m.
MidSouth Makers 2804 Bartlett, Memphis Bartlett

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Members and non-members are invited to come check out makerspace. none

Southaven Sunflower Artisan Festival

Sat., Sept. 21, 8 a.m.-3 p.m.
Graceland Christian Church 126 Stateline, Southaven Summer/Berclair

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Special juried festival with demonstrations, vendors, local musicians, and food. 614-0807

Community Mental Health Fair

Sat., Sept. 21, 9 a.m.-12 p.m.


Featuring information and vendors from Memphis-based mental health services and programs. 516-7718
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