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Anime Blues Winterfest Remix 7

Sat., Jan. 18, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Memphis Botanic Garden 750 Cherry, Memphis East Memphis


Celebrates the arts and culture of Japanese anime, manga, and cosplay. Features vendors, fan panels, cosplay contest, and more. 636-4100

Women’s March 2020 #PowerTogether

Sat., Jan. 18, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Clayborn Temple 294 Hernando, Memphis Downtown


Meet at Clayborn Temple and continue to the National Civil Rights Museum, where the crowd will hear from speakers from various backgrounds in support of women's issues.

Taco & Margarita Crawl

Sat., Jan. 18, 2-8 p.m.
Alfred's 197 Beale, Memphis Beale Street


Register at Alfred’s and enjoy drink specials and giveaways at Coyote Ugly, Jerry Lee Lewis’, Lew’s Blue Note Bar and Grill, and other locations. 525-3711

New Ballet’s MLK Arts Unite

Sat., Jan. 18, 2-4 p.m.

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Celebrate Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy with a day of dance. Features arts workshops in dance and music and participants will have an opportunity to perform what they’ve learned. (901) 274-5368

Opening reception for "The Audacity: Addressing Our Representation in Popular Culture"

Sat., Jan. 18, 4 p.m.
The CMPLX 2234 Lamar Avenue, Memphis Midtown


Exhibition of original fiction worlds, stories, and characters created by Black illustrators, comic and manga artists, and toymakers.

Rick Springfield

Sat., Jan. 18, 7-10 p.m.
Graceland Soundstage 3717 Elvis Presley, Memphis Whitehaven/Airport

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877-777-0606

Give 'Em Hell, Harry!

Sat., Jan. 18, 7:30 p.m.
The Halloran Centre 225 S. Main, Memphis Downtown

Buy Tickets$35


A faithful portrayal of President Harry S. Truman’s life and presidency, the play spans his childhood, his “political apprenticeship” as a judge in Jackson County, Missouri, his years in the U.S. Senate, and his two terms as President. 901-525-3000

Booker T. Jones

Sat., Jan. 18, 8-11 p.m.
Crosstown Theater 1350 Concourse, Memphis Midtown


Booker T. Jones celebrates the release of his memoir, Time Is Tight: My Life Note by Note, with a special concert on the Kemmons Wilson Family Stage at Crosstown Theater.

"Photography in Memphis"

Through Jan. 19
Memphis Brooks Museum of Art 1934 Poplar, Memphis Midtown


Exhibition presents 41 works from the museum’s permanent collection by 26 artists — including William Eggleston, Ernest C. Withers, and William Christenberry — alongside 62 works by 30 artists who live in, have left, or visited Memphis. 544-6209

January FilmFest

Through Jan. 31
CTI 3D Giant Theater In the Memphis Pink Palace Museum, 3050 Central, Memphis University of Memphis

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Swim with a whale, walk on the moon and go on safari with popular documentaries Journey to the South Pacific, Apollo 11, Wild Africa, and more. Visit website for schedule. (901) 636-2362

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

Through June 30


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

Roald Dahl’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Tue.-Thurs., Jan. 14-17, 7: 30 p.m., Sat., Jan. 18, 2 p.m. and 8 p.m., and Sun., Jan. 19, 1 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.
The Orpheum 203 S. Main, Memphis Downtown

Buy Tickets$25


The golden ticket for a delectable treat, with songs from the original film. 525-3000

Memphis the Musical

Thursdays-Saturdays, 8 p.m. and Sundays, 2 p.m. Continues through Feb. 8
Playhouse on the Square 66 S. Cooper, Memphis Overton Square

Buy Tickets$27


In the 1950s, on the Downtown streets of Memphis, rock-and-roll was born. In a seedy bar on Beale, music spoke to the soul of a local country-boy. 726-4656

Downtown Food Tours

Saturdays, 1:30 p.m.
Various locations See website for more information, Memphis East Memphis

Buy Tickets$55


Savor tastings at five popular eateries, interact with chefs and managers and sample a range of local flavors while learning about Memphis historic landmarks. Meeting location disclosed with ticket purchase.

City Tasting Tours

Wednesdays-Saturdays, 1:30 p.m.

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Savor tastings at five eateries, interact with chefs and managers, and sample local flavors while strolling down Main Street and enjoying new art installations and historic landmarks.

Yellow Fever Rock & Roll Ghost Tour

Ongoing

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See what used to be, Memphis-style, with Mike McCarthy. Call to schedule a personal tour. 901-486-6325

Go Ape Treetop Adventure

Ongoing
Shelby Farms Park 500 N. Pine Lake, Germantown Germantown

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Course in Shelby Farms Park open for its second season. 767-PARK

Peanut Butter & Jam: Middle Eastern Music and Dance

Sat., Jan. 18, 8:30-10:30 a.m.

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Parents and children ages 8 and under are invited to move and groove in these highly interactive performances in the Watkins Studio Theater. 901-751-7500

Copper Owl: Raising & Fold Forming

Sat., Jan. 18, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. and Sun., Jan. 19, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Metal Museum 374 Metal Museum Dr., Memphis Downtown

Buy Tickets$360


Learn how use a hammer and forming stakes to raise a hollow vessel. Then use an acetylene torch to soften the metal to make it malleable. Vessels will not be food safe. Beginner class. 15 + 901-774-6380

Combining Steel w/ Joe Clift

Sat., Jan. 18, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. and Sun., Jan. 19, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Metal Museum 374 Metal Museum Dr., Memphis Downtown

Buy Tickets$360


Special guest artist Joe Clift leads a jewelry-making class on combining steel and precious metals. Learn how to use steel on a jewelry scale, using both hot and cold forming techniques. Complete your pieces as pendants and bracelets. Finishing techniques included. Beginner class. 15 + 901-774-6380

Just Mercy

Sat., Jan. 18, 9:30 a.m.


Special screening includes popcorn and drink. 350-5975

Saturday Series: Lessons of Humanity

Sat., Jan. 18, 10 a.m.
The Halloran Centre 225 S. Main, Memphis Downtown


901-525-3000

Lessons of Humanity

Sat., Jan. 18, 10 a.m.
The Halloran Centre 225 S. Main, Memphis Downtown


901-525-3000

Amber McCain Acoustic

Sat., Jan. 18, 10:30 a.m.
Lafayette's Music Room 2119 Madison, Memphis Overton Square


207-5097

Mind & Meditation Workshop

Sat., Jan. 18, 10:30-11:30 a.m.
Lucius E. & Elsie C. Burch Jr. Library 501 Poplar View, Collierville, Collierville Collierville


Meditation is the process of calming the mind in order to spend time in thought for relaxation purpose. Learn about the benefits of meditation for the mind. At the end, participate in a meditation experience. 901-457-2600

Artist Talk for "The 35th Parallel"

Sat., Jan. 18, 11:30 a.m.
L Ross Gallery 5040 Sanderlin, Memphis East Memphis


Exhibition of works by Chuck Johnson. 767-2200

Rougaroux Milkshake IPA Release Party

Sat., Jan. 18, 12-10 p.m.
Crosstown Brewing Co. 1264 Concourse, Memphis Midtown

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Join us for a day of good old fashioned "gettin down" while we release a new limited IPA Milkshake beer brewed with fresh Louisiana Satsumas.

MLK Day of Service: Read With The Stars

Sat., Jan. 18, 1-3 p.m.
Hollywood Branch Library 1530 N. Hollywood, Memphis Frayser/Millington


Featuring special activities for students and parents including food, fun, photo booth, prizes, raffle, free books, and more. 323-6201

"A History of Death"

Sat., Jan. 18, 1 p.m.
Elmwood Cemetery 824 S. Dudley, Memphis Midtown

Buy Tickets$20


Join Kim Bearden for a 45 minute presentation on funerals, folklore, and how we've come to memorialize our loved ones during this indoor, seated talk. Snacks will be served. 774-3212

Eric Hughes Trio

Sat., Jan. 18, 2 p.m.
Lafayette's Music Room 2119 Madison, Memphis Overton Square


207-5097
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