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Events Calendar

August 2015

The inaugural faire is coming to Memphis with the theme - Reign of Queen Elizabeth I. Travel back to the era to learn Elizabethan dances, be knighted by the Queen herself, sail the seas with the...

Cost: $13/adult. $8/child ages 6-12. 4-Day Pass: $35/adult. $20/child.

Where:
Shelby Farms Park
6489 Mullins Station Rd
Memphis, TN  38134
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Explores the 40-year evolution of video games from an artistic perspective through interactive games, still images, videos, historic gaming consoles, and interviews with 20 developers and artists....

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Memphis Brooks Museum of Art
1934 Poplar Avenue
Memphis, TN  38104
View map »

More information

Registration open to students in grades 7-12 until December 15 for TheatreKids' An Evening with Edgar Allen Poe show. 8-week rehearsal period begins early January. Performances run March...

Cost: $100 Registration fee includes a $50 non-refundable deposit. Balance due: Dec 31

Where:
BPACC
3663 Appling Rd.
Bartlett, TN  38133
View map »

More information

Reelfoot Lake State Park invites you to take the Scenic Pontoon Boat Tour as naturalists pilot the cruise and discuss the history of Reelfoot Lake. On your trip, you will see cypress...

Cost: 3 hour & Sunset Cruise: $10/adult $6/children under 16. 1 hour cruise: $6/person

Where:
Visitor Center/Ellington Assembly Hall @ Reelfoot Lake State Park
2595 HWY 21 E.
Tiptonville, TN  38079
View map »

More information

Students learn the international syllabus of the Royal Academy of Dance (R.A.D.) Other classes offered depending on age and abilities in Modern and Jazz. Open to ages 3-18 years. For details, visit...

Cost: Registration fee: $20. Call 301-3262 for appointment and class fees.

Where:
Trinity's Educational Center
1738 Galloway Ave.
Memphis, TN  38112
View map »

More information

Jun Kaneko is an internationally-renowned ceramic artist specializing in large-scale, hand-built sculptures. This outdoor exhibit offers an opportunity for adults and children alike to discover the...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Dixon Gallery and Gardens
4339 Park Avenue
Memphis, TN  38117
View map »

More information

Museums in all 50 states have signed up to participate in Smithsonian magazine's 2015 Museum Day Live! event. Beginning August, download a Museum Day Live! ticket for access to...

Cost: Free tickets now available for download

Where:
Participating Museums
Memphis, TN

More information

Scene Painting for ages 9-18 meets on Wednesdays from 1-2 p.m. The Actor's Tools: Body, Voice, and Imagination for ages 9-18 meets on Wednesdays from 2-3 p.m. Sessions run September 2 through...

Cost: $85/session

Where:
Germantown Community Theatre
3037 Forest Hill Irene Rd
Germantown, TN  38138
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More information

Inspired by Amy Stewart’s book Wicked Plants: The Weed that Killed Lincoln’s Mother and other Botanical Atrocities, this family-friendly exhibit gives visitors hands-on experience with...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Bodine Exhibit Hall @ Pink Palace Museum
3050 Central Avenue
Memphis, TN  38111
View map »

More information

An all new, free-flight bird show featuring over 30 different birds representing 17 different exotic species opens on February 28th. Show times during the week: 10:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. Show times...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Memphis Zoo
2000 Prentiss Place
Memphis, TN  38112
View map »

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Exhibit explores the early Collierville teams, and the development of youth recreation and competitive baseball in the 1950s. Visit http://colliervillemuseum.org or call 457-2650.

Cost: Free

Where:
Morton Museum of Collierville History
196 N. Main Street
Collierville, TN  38017
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Join on the Little Garden Patio and use dishes, spoons, and nature's decorations to "bake" your own cake creations. Visit http://www.memphisbotanicgarden.com or call 636-4100.

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Memphis Botanic Garden
750 Cherry Road
Memphis, TN  38117
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Jun Kaneko is an internationally-renowned ceramic artist specializing in large-scale, hand-built sculptures. This outdoor exhibit offers an opportunity for adults and children alike to discover the...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Dixon Gallery and Gardens
4339 Park Avenue
Memphis, TN  38117
View map »

More information

Inspired by Amy Stewart’s book Wicked Plants: The Weed that Killed Lincoln’s Mother and other Botanical Atrocities, this family-friendly exhibit gives visitors hands-on experience with...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Bodine Exhibit Hall @ Pink Palace Museum
3050 Central Avenue
Memphis, TN  38111
View map »

More information

Museums in all 50 states have signed up to participate in Smithsonian magazine's 2015 Museum Day Live! event. Beginning August, download a Museum Day Live! ticket for access to...

Cost: Free tickets now available for download

Where:
Participating Museums
Memphis, TN

More information

An all new, free-flight bird show featuring over 30 different birds representing 17 different exotic species opens on February 28th. Show times during the week: 10:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. Show times...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Memphis Zoo
2000 Prentiss Place
Memphis, TN  38112
View map »

More information

Exhibit explores the early Collierville teams, and the development of youth recreation and competitive baseball in the 1950s. Visit http://colliervillemuseum.org or call 457-2650.

Cost: Free

Where:
Morton Museum of Collierville History
196 N. Main Street
Collierville, TN  38017
View map »

More information

Explores the 40-year evolution of video games from an artistic perspective through interactive games, still images, videos, historic gaming consoles, and interviews with 20 developers and artists....

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Memphis Brooks Museum of Art
1934 Poplar Avenue
Memphis, TN  38104
View map »

More information

Scene Painting for ages 9-18 meets on Wednesdays from 1-2 p.m. The Actor's Tools: Body, Voice, and Imagination for ages 9-18 meets on Wednesdays from 2-3 p.m. Sessions run September 2 through...

Cost: $85/session

Where:
Germantown Community Theatre
3037 Forest Hill Irene Rd
Germantown, TN  38138
View map »

More information

Registration open to students in grades 7-12 until December 15 for TheatreKids' An Evening with Edgar Allen Poe show. 8-week rehearsal period begins early January. Performances run March...

Cost: $100 Registration fee includes a $50 non-refundable deposit. Balance due: Dec 31

Where:
BPACC
3663 Appling Rd.
Bartlett, TN  38133
View map »

More information

Reelfoot Lake State Park invites you to take the Scenic Pontoon Boat Tour as naturalists pilot the cruise and discuss the history of Reelfoot Lake. On your trip, you will see cypress...

Cost: 3 hour & Sunset Cruise: $10/adult $6/children under 16. 1 hour cruise: $6/person

Where:
Visitor Center/Ellington Assembly Hall @ Reelfoot Lake State Park
2595 HWY 21 E.
Tiptonville, TN  38079
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Features local produce, food trucks, live music, and healthy cooking demos. Visit http://www.ChurchHealthCenter.org or call 259-4673 x 2228.

Cost: Free

Where:
Church Health Center
1115 Union Ave
Memphis, TN  38104
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Toddlers to five year olds are invited to join for stories, music & movement, nature-inspired art, and adventure hikes in My Big Backyard. Our semester theme: The Music of the Garden-The Rhythm...

Cost: 6-class semester price: $75. Registration required.

Where:
Memphis Botanic Garden
750 Cherry Rd.
Memphis, TN  38117
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Parent-child workshop for toddlers features a story time, art activity, and snack. Visit http://www.dixon.org or call 761-5250.

Cost: $8/child. Registration required by noon the day before class.

Where:
Dixon Gallery and Gardens
4339 Park Ave
Memphis, TN  38117
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Watch the Backyard Wildlife Center's animal keepers feed the animals. Tuesday, Thursday, & Saturday: Box Turtle. Wednesday: Red Tailed Hawk. Friday: Snakes. Visit...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Lichterman Nature Center
5992 Quince Road
Memphis, TN  38119
View map »

More information

Classes include creative preballet for toddlers, preballet, ballet, pointe, jazz, lyrical and musical theater, performances of famous musicals, and The Nutcracker ballet. Open to Pre-K through 12th...

Cost: $245-$255

Where:
Racquet Club of Memphis
5111 Sanderlin Ave
Memphis, TN  38117
View map »

More information

Introduces children to the dynamics of music and dance through movement, rhythmic exercises, and games. Students learn to dance both as an individual and as a member of a group, then participate in...

Cost: Pre-Ballet: $210. Ballet 1: $260 Ballet 2: $300 Reservations.

Where:
GPAC
1801 Exeter Rd
Germantown, TN  38138
View map »

More information

Exhibit explores the early Collierville teams, and the development of youth recreation and competitive baseball in the 1950s. Visit http://colliervillemuseum.org or call 457-2650.

Cost: Free

Where:
Morton Museum of Collierville History
196 N. Main Street
Collierville, TN  38017
View map »

More information

Reelfoot Lake State Park invites you to take the Scenic Pontoon Boat Tour as naturalists pilot the cruise and discuss the history of Reelfoot Lake. On your trip, you will see cypress...

Cost: 3 hour & Sunset Cruise: $10/adult $6/children under 16. 1 hour cruise: $6/person

Where:
Visitor Center/Ellington Assembly Hall @ Reelfoot Lake State Park
2595 HWY 21 E.
Tiptonville, TN  38079
View map »

More information

Explores the 40-year evolution of video games from an artistic perspective through interactive games, still images, videos, historic gaming consoles, and interviews with 20 developers and artists....

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Memphis Brooks Museum of Art
1934 Poplar Avenue
Memphis, TN  38104
View map »

More information

Lichterman invites non-profit groups, clubs, classrooms, and troops to be part of the Scarecrow Contest. Framework for scarecrow provided. Prizes awarded for best school entry, greenest, most...

Cost: Entry Fee: $30 Deadline for submission: September 10.

Where:
Lichterman Nature Center
5992 Quince Rd.
Memphis, TN  38119
View map »

More information

Registration open to students in grades 7-12 until December 15 for TheatreKids' An Evening with Edgar Allen Poe show. 8-week rehearsal period begins early January. Performances run March...

Cost: $100 Registration fee includes a $50 non-refundable deposit. Balance due: Dec 31

Where:
BPACC
3663 Appling Rd.
Bartlett, TN  38133
View map »

More information

Jun Kaneko is an internationally-renowned ceramic artist specializing in large-scale, hand-built sculptures. This outdoor exhibit offers an opportunity for adults and children alike to discover the...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Dixon Gallery and Gardens
4339 Park Avenue
Memphis, TN  38117
View map »

More information

Students learn the international syllabus of the Royal Academy of Dance (R.A.D.) Other classes offered depending on age and abilities in Modern and Jazz. Open to ages 3-18 years. For details, visit...

Cost: Registration is $25. Call 301-3262 for class fees.

Where:
Trinity's Educational Center
1738 Galloway Ave.
Memphis, TN  38112
View map »

More information

Inspired by Amy Stewart’s book Wicked Plants: The Weed that Killed Lincoln’s Mother and other Botanical Atrocities, this family-friendly exhibit gives visitors hands-on experience with...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Bodine Exhibit Hall @ Pink Palace Museum
3050 Central Avenue
Memphis, TN  38111
View map »

More information

Museums in all 50 states have signed up to participate in Smithsonian magazine's 2015 Museum Day Live! event. Beginning August, download a Museum Day Live! ticket for access to...

Cost: Free tickets now available for download

Where:
Participating Museums
Memphis, TN

More information

An all new, free-flight bird show featuring over 30 different birds representing 17 different exotic species opens on February 28th. Show times during the week: 10:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. Show times...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Memphis Zoo
2000 Prentiss Place
Memphis, TN  38112
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NAMI Friends of Tennessee is sponsoring FREE educational classes through the NAMI Memphis affiliate office. BASICS is a six week self-help course for those caring for a child under the age of 25,...

Cost: FREE. Materials provided.

Where:
NAMI Memphis Office
5830 Mt. Moriah
Suite 6
Memphis, TN  38115
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Sponsor: NAMI Memphis
Telephone: 901-725-0305
Contact Name: Virginia Winn
Website »

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Toddlers to five year olds are invited to join for stories, music & movement, nature-inspired art, and adventure hikes in My Big Backyard. Our semester theme: The Music of the Garden-The Rhythm...

Cost: 6-class semester price: $75. Registration required.

Where:
Memphis Botanic Garden
750 Cherry Rd.
Memphis, TN  38117
View map »

More information

Watch the Backyard Wildlife Center's animal keepers feed the animals. Tuesday, Thursday, & Saturday: Box Turtle. Wednesday: Red Tailed Hawk. Friday: Snakes. Visit...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Lichterman Nature Center
5992 Quince Road
Memphis, TN  38119
View map »

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Children ages 5 and up are invited to tour Tropical Greenhouse, participate in a rainforest game, taste jungle foods, and take home a tropical plant. Call 636-4100 to register and pre-pay.

Cost: $5/child. Garden admission not included.

Where:
Memphis Botanic Garden
750 Cherry Rd.
Memphis, TN  38117
View map »

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Shop for locally grown produce, home-baked breads and sweets, honey, and artisan items. Visit http://www.memphisbotanicgarden.com or call 636-4100.

Cost: Free

Where:
Memphis Botanic Garden
750 Cherry Road
Memphis, TN  38117
View map »

More information

Registration open to students in grades 7-12 until December 15 for TheatreKids' An Evening with Edgar Allen Poe show. 8-week rehearsal period begins early January. Performances run March...

Cost: $100 Registration fee includes a $50 non-refundable deposit. Balance due: Dec 31

Where:
BPACC
3663 Appling Rd.
Bartlett, TN  38133
View map »

More information

Children ages 6-12 are invited for hands-on learning through a variety of topics focusing on science, technology, engineering, art and math skills. 1 or 4:30 p.m. Go to...

Cost: Free

Where:
Germantown Community Library
1925 Exeter Rd
Germantown, TN  38138
View map »

More information

Inspired by Amy Stewart’s book Wicked Plants: The Weed that Killed Lincoln’s Mother and other Botanical Atrocities, this family-friendly exhibit gives visitors hands-on experience with...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Bodine Exhibit Hall @ Pink Palace Museum
3050 Central Avenue
Memphis, TN  38111
View map »

More information

Lichterman invites non-profit groups, clubs, classrooms, and troops to be part of the Scarecrow Contest. Framework for scarecrow provided. Prizes awarded for best school entry, greenest, most...

Cost: Entry Fee: $30 Deadline for submission: September 10.

Where:
Lichterman Nature Center
5992 Quince Rd.
Memphis, TN  38119
View map »

More information

Reelfoot Lake State Park invites you to take the Scenic Pontoon Boat Tour as naturalists pilot the cruise and discuss the history of Reelfoot Lake. On your trip, you will see cypress...

Cost: 3 hour & Sunset Cruise: $10/adult $6/children under 16. 1 hour cruise: $6/person

Where:
Visitor Center/Ellington Assembly Hall @ Reelfoot Lake State Park
2595 HWY 21 E.
Tiptonville, TN  38079
View map »

More information

An all new, free-flight bird show featuring over 30 different birds representing 17 different exotic species opens on February 28th. Show times during the week: 10:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. Show times...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Memphis Zoo
2000 Prentiss Place
Memphis, TN  38112
View map »

More information

Jun Kaneko is an internationally-renowned ceramic artist specializing in large-scale, hand-built sculptures. This outdoor exhibit offers an opportunity for adults and children alike to discover the...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Dixon Gallery and Gardens
4339 Park Avenue
Memphis, TN  38117
View map »

More information

Museums in all 50 states have signed up to participate in Smithsonian magazine's 2015 Museum Day Live! event. Beginning August, download a Museum Day Live! ticket for access to...

Cost: Free tickets now available for download

Where:
Participating Museums
Memphis, TN

More information

Exhibit explores the early Collierville teams, and the development of youth recreation and competitive baseball in the 1950s. Visit http://colliervillemuseum.org or call 457-2650.

Cost: Free

Where:
Morton Museum of Collierville History
196 N. Main Street
Collierville, TN  38017
View map »

More information

Classes include creative preballet for toddlers, preballet, ballet, pointe, jazz, lyrical and musical theater, performances of famous musicals, and The Nutcracker ballet. Open to Pre-K through 12th...

Cost: $245-$255

Where:
Racquet Club of Memphis
5111 Sanderlin Ave
Memphis, TN  38117
View map »

More information

Introduces children to the dynamics of music and dance through movement, rhythmic exercises, and games. Students learn to dance both as an individual and as a member of a group, then participate in...

Cost: Pre-Ballet: $210. Ballet 1: $260 Ballet 2: $300 Reservations.

Where:
GPAC
1801 Exeter Rd
Germantown, TN  38138
View map »

More information

Explores the 40-year evolution of video games from an artistic perspective through interactive games, still images, videos, historic gaming consoles, and interviews with 20 developers and artists....

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Memphis Brooks Museum of Art
1934 Poplar Avenue
Memphis, TN  38104
View map »

More information

Students learn the international syllabus of the Royal Academy of Dance (R.A.D.) Other classes offered depending on age and abilities in Modern and Jazz. Open to ages 3-18 years. For details, visit...

Cost: Registration is $25. Call 301-3262 for class fees.

Where:
Trinity's Educational Center
1738 Galloway Ave.
Memphis, TN  38112
View map »

More information

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Annual community event features children's activities, entertainment, and food. Visit http://www.cordovacommunitycenter.com or call 757-4400.

Cost: Free

Where:
Cordova Community Center
1017 Sanga Rd.
Cordova , TN
View map »

More information

Watch the Backyard Wildlife Center's animal keepers feed the animals. Tuesday, Thursday, & Saturday: Box Turtle. Wednesday: Red Tailed Hawk. Friday: Snakes. Visit...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Lichterman Nature Center
5992 Quince Road
Memphis, TN  38119
View map »

More information

Celebrate GPAC's new season with a Food Truck Festival. Join in the GPAC grove to enjoy food from Hot Mess Burritos, Stick'em, Fuel Cafe and MemPops! DJ Mark Anderson entertains with...

Cost: Party is free. Ticket reservations required for main stage performance.

Where:
GPAC
1801 Exeter Rd.
Germantown, TN  38138
View map »

More information

Registration open to students in grades 7-12 until December 15 for TheatreKids' An Evening with Edgar Allen Poe show. 8-week rehearsal period begins early January. Performances run March...

Cost: $100 Registration fee includes a $50 non-refundable deposit. Balance due: Dec 31

Where:
BPACC
3663 Appling Rd.
Bartlett, TN  38133
View map »

More information

An all new, free-flight bird show featuring over 30 different birds representing 17 different exotic species opens on February 28th. Show times during the week: 10:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. Show times...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Memphis Zoo
2000 Prentiss Place
Memphis, TN  38112
View map »

More information

Lichterman invites non-profit groups, clubs, classrooms, and troops to be part of the Scarecrow Contest. Framework for scarecrow provided. Prizes awarded for best school entry, greenest, most...

Cost: Entry Fee: $30 Deadline for submission: September 10.

Where:
Lichterman Nature Center
5992 Quince Rd.
Memphis, TN  38119
View map »

More information

Grab you family and friends, bring a chair or blanket, and enjoy a movie under the stars. September 3: Raiders of the Lost Ark. September 10: Muppets Most Wanted. September 17: Ghostbusters...

Cost: Free. Concessions available for purchase.

Where:
Municipal Park
1801 Exeter Rd.
Germantown, TN  38138
View map »

More information

Exhibit explores the early Collierville teams, and the development of youth recreation and competitive baseball in the 1950s. Visit http://colliervillemuseum.org or call 457-2650.

Cost: Free

Where:
Morton Museum of Collierville History
196 N. Main Street
Collierville, TN  38017
View map »

More information

Explores the 40-year evolution of video games from an artistic perspective through interactive games, still images, videos, historic gaming consoles, and interviews with 20 developers and artists....

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Memphis Brooks Museum of Art
1934 Poplar Avenue
Memphis, TN  38104
View map »

More information

Reelfoot Lake State Park invites you to take the Scenic Pontoon Boat Tour as naturalists pilot the cruise and discuss the history of Reelfoot Lake. On your trip, you will see cypress...

Cost: 3 hour & Sunset Cruise: $10/adult $6/children under 16. 1 hour cruise: $6/person

Where:
Visitor Center/Ellington Assembly Hall @ Reelfoot Lake State Park
2595 HWY 21 E.
Tiptonville, TN  38079
View map »

More information

Students learn the international syllabus of the Royal Academy of Dance (R.A.D.) Other classes offered depending on age and abilities in Modern and Jazz. Open to ages 3-18 years. For details, visit...

Cost: Registration is $25. Call 301-3262 for class fees.

Where:
Trinity's Educational Center
1738 Galloway Ave.
Memphis, TN  38112
View map »

More information

Classes include creative preballet for toddlers, preballet, ballet, pointe, jazz, lyrical and musical theater, performances of famous musicals, and The Nutcracker ballet. Open to Pre-K through 12th...

Cost: $245-$255

Where:
Racquet Club of Memphis
5111 Sanderlin Ave
Memphis, TN  38117
View map »

More information

Museums in all 50 states have signed up to participate in Smithsonian magazine's 2015 Museum Day Live! event. Beginning August, download a Museum Day Live! ticket for access to...

Cost: Free tickets now available for download

Where:
Participating Museums
Memphis, TN

More information

Jun Kaneko is an internationally-renowned ceramic artist specializing in large-scale, hand-built sculptures. This outdoor exhibit offers an opportunity for adults and children alike to discover the...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Dixon Gallery and Gardens
4339 Park Avenue
Memphis, TN  38117
View map »

More information

Inspired by Amy Stewart’s book Wicked Plants: The Weed that Killed Lincoln’s Mother and other Botanical Atrocities, this family-friendly exhibit gives visitors hands-on experience with...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Bodine Exhibit Hall @ Pink Palace Museum
3050 Central Avenue
Memphis, TN  38111
View map »

More information

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Enjoy lunch from favorite food trucks on the Dixon grounds. Visit http://www.dixon.org or call 761-5250.

Cost: Prices vary.

Where:
Dixon Gallery and Gardens
4339 Park Ave.
Memphis, TN  38117
View map »

More information

Watch the Backyard Wildlife Center's animal keepers feed the animals. Tuesday, Thursday, & Saturday: Box Turtle. Wednesday: Red Tailed Hawk. Friday: Snakes. Visit...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Lichterman Nature Center
5992 Quince Road
Memphis, TN  38119
View map »

More information

Grab a lawn chair or blanket and enjoy concerts at Memphis' favorite open-air amphitheater, located in the heart of Overton Park. Visit http://www.levittshell.org or call 272-2722.

Cost: Free

Where:
Overton Park
Memphis, TN

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Classes include creative preballet for toddlers, preballet, ballet, pointe, jazz, lyrical and musical theater, performances of famous musicals, and The Nutcracker ballet. Open to Pre-K through 12th...

Cost: $245-$255

Where:
Racquet Club of Memphis
5111 Sanderlin Ave
Memphis, TN  38117
View map »

More information

Festivities include live entertainment, exhibits, livestock show, crafts, culinary, Senior American Day, Latino Day, Acting Master Class, midway rides, and vendors. Discounts for family fun pack...

Cost: $10/adult. $5/child ages 5-12. Midway wristband: $25 for all ages.

Where:
Agricenter
7777 Walnut Grove Rd.
Memphis, TN  38120
View map »


Sponsor: Ford & TN Lottery
Telephone: 901-867-7007
Contact Name: Reid Shuping
Website »

More information

An all new, free-flight bird show featuring over 30 different birds representing 17 different exotic species opens on February 28th. Show times during the week: 10:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. Show times...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Memphis Zoo
2000 Prentiss Place
Memphis, TN  38112
View map »

More information

Inspired by Amy Stewart’s book Wicked Plants: The Weed that Killed Lincoln’s Mother and other Botanical Atrocities, this family-friendly exhibit gives visitors hands-on experience with...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Bodine Exhibit Hall @ Pink Palace Museum
3050 Central Avenue
Memphis, TN  38111
View map »

More information

Museums in all 50 states have signed up to participate in Smithsonian magazine's 2015 Museum Day Live! event. Beginning August, download a Museum Day Live! ticket for access to...

Cost: Free tickets now available for download

Where:
Participating Museums
Memphis, TN

More information

Features over 60 carnival rides, live music, crafts, culinary, collectibles, livestock, attractions, vendors, and food. Visit http://www.deltafest.com or call 213-7469.

Cost: $10/adult. $5/child ages 5-12.

Where:
Agricenter International
7777 Walnut Grove Rd.
Memphis, TN  38120
View map »

More information

Students learn the international syllabus of the Royal Academy of Dance (R.A.D.) Other classes offered depending on age and abilities in Modern and Jazz. Open to ages 3-18 years. For details, visit...

Cost: Registration is $25. Call 301-3262 for class fees.

Where:
Trinity's Educational Center
1738 Galloway Ave.
Memphis, TN  38112
View map »

More information

Exhibit explores the early Collierville teams, and the development of youth recreation and competitive baseball in the 1950s. Visit http://colliervillemuseum.org or call 457-2650.

Cost: Free

Where:
Morton Museum of Collierville History
196 N. Main Street
Collierville, TN  38017
View map »

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Movies begin at dusk in Central Park. June 12: Cinderella (PG). June 26: Muppets Most Wanted (PG). July 10: Annie (PG). July 24: Sleeping Beauty (G). August 7: 101 Dalmations (G). August 21:...

Where:
Carriage Crossing
4674 Merchants Park Circle
Collierville, TN  38017
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Jun Kaneko is an internationally-renowned ceramic artist specializing in large-scale, hand-built sculptures. This outdoor exhibit offers an opportunity for adults and children alike to discover the...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Dixon Gallery and Gardens
4339 Park Avenue
Memphis, TN  38117
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Lichterman invites non-profit groups, clubs, classrooms, and troops to be part of the Scarecrow Contest. Framework for scarecrow provided. Prizes awarded for best school entry, greenest, most...

Cost: Entry Fee: $30 Deadline for submission: September 10.

Where:
Lichterman Nature Center
5992 Quince Rd.
Memphis, TN  38119
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Reelfoot Lake State Park invites you to take the Scenic Pontoon Boat Tour as naturalists pilot the cruise and discuss the history of Reelfoot Lake. On your trip, you will see cypress...

Cost: 3 hour & Sunset Cruise: $10/adult $6/children under 16. 1 hour cruise: $6/person

Where:
Visitor Center/Ellington Assembly Hall @ Reelfoot Lake State Park
2595 HWY 21 E.
Tiptonville, TN  38079
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Registration open to students in grades 7-12 until December 15 for TheatreKids' An Evening with Edgar Allen Poe show. 8-week rehearsal period begins early January. Performances run March...

Cost: $100 Registration fee includes a $50 non-refundable deposit. Balance due: Dec 31

Where:
BPACC
3663 Appling Rd.
Bartlett, TN  38133
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The festival's live music kicks off with a Crosstown Block Party on Friday featuring singer-songwriters at Amurica Studios, HiTone hip-hop performance, and a chance to sink surprise guests in...

Cost: Donations benefit Church Health Center

Where:
Locations across midtown
Memphis, TN

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Explores the 40-year evolution of video games from an artistic perspective through interactive games, still images, videos, historic gaming consoles, and interviews with 20 developers and artists....

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Memphis Brooks Museum of Art
1934 Poplar Avenue
Memphis, TN  38104
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Features music, craft, pet adoption, and more with different themes each week. Sept. 5: For the Grill of It. Sept. 12: Oh, My Squash! Sept. 19: Apple of Our Eye. Sept. 26: Fall Into Autumn. For...

Cost: Free

Where:
Memphis Farmers Market
G. E. Patterson and South Front Street
Memphis, TN  38103
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Short guided tours of the gardens focus on plants, sculptures, and other places of interest. Visit http://www.dixon.org or call 761-5250.

Cost: Free

Where:
Dixon Gallery and Gardens
4339 Park Avenue
Memphis, TN  38117
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Drop in at the Dixon to create works of art, open studio-style. Visit http://www.dixon.org or call 761-5250

Cost: Free. Outdoor program (weather permitting)

Where:
Dixon Gallery and Gardens
4339 Park Avenue
Memphis, TN  38117
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At this special story time, children are invited to meet dancers in costume, get their autographs, and watch excerpts from Saint-Exupery's classic The Little Prince. For details, call 737-7322.

Cost: Free

Where:
The Booksellers at Laurelwood
387 Perkins Road Extended
Memphis, TN  38117
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Watch the Backyard Wildlife Center's animal keepers feed the animals. Tuesday, Thursday, & Saturday: Box Turtle. Wednesday: Red Tailed Hawk. Friday: Snakes. Visit...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Lichterman Nature Center
5992 Quince Road
Memphis, TN  38119
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Grab a lawn chair or blanket and enjoy concerts at Memphis' favorite open-air amphitheater, located in the heart of Overton Park. Visit http://www.levittshell.org or call 272-2722.

Cost: Free

Where:
Overton Park
Memphis, TN

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Reelfoot Lake State Park invites you to take the Scenic Pontoon Boat Tour as naturalists pilot the cruise and discuss the history of Reelfoot Lake. On your trip, you will see cypress...

Cost: 3 hour & Sunset Cruise: $10/adult $6/children under 16. 1 hour cruise: $6/person

Where:
Visitor Center/Ellington Assembly Hall @ Reelfoot Lake State Park
2595 HWY 21 E.
Tiptonville, TN  38079
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An all new, free-flight bird show featuring over 30 different birds representing 17 different exotic species opens on February 28th. Show times during the week: 10:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. Show times...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Memphis Zoo
2000 Prentiss Place
Memphis, TN  38112
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Inspired by Amy Stewart’s book Wicked Plants: The Weed that Killed Lincoln’s Mother and other Botanical Atrocities, this family-friendly exhibit gives visitors hands-on experience with...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Bodine Exhibit Hall @ Pink Palace Museum
3050 Central Avenue
Memphis, TN  38111
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Students learn the international syllabus of the Royal Academy of Dance (R.A.D.) Other classes offered depending on age and abilities in Modern and Jazz. Open to ages 3-18 years. For details, visit...

Cost: Registration is $25. Call 301-3262 for class fees.

Where:
Trinity's Educational Center
1738 Galloway Ave.
Memphis, TN  38112
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Explores the 40-year evolution of video games from an artistic perspective through interactive games, still images, videos, historic gaming consoles, and interviews with 20 developers and artists....

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Memphis Brooks Museum of Art
1934 Poplar Avenue
Memphis, TN  38104
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Classes include creative preballet for toddlers, preballet, ballet, pointe, jazz, lyrical and musical theater, performances of famous musicals, and The Nutcracker ballet. Open to Pre-K through 12th...

Cost: $245-$255

Where:
Racquet Club of Memphis
5111 Sanderlin Ave
Memphis, TN  38117
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Southern Folklore Center's signature event showcases folk artists on six stages, cooking demos, workshops, storyteller's corner, heritage fest for kids, and vendors. Visit...

Cost: Free

Where:
Main Street from Peabody Place to Union
Memphis, TN  38103

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Exhibit explores the early Collierville teams, and the development of youth recreation and competitive baseball in the 1950s. Visit http://colliervillemuseum.org or call 457-2650.

Cost: Free

Where:
Morton Museum of Collierville History
196 N. Main Street
Collierville, TN  38017
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Jun Kaneko is an internationally-renowned ceramic artist specializing in large-scale, hand-built sculptures. This outdoor exhibit offers an opportunity for adults and children alike to discover the...

Cost: Free with admission

Where:
Dixon Gallery and Gardens
4339 Park Avenue
Memphis, TN  38117
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Festivities include live entertainment, exhibits, livestock show, crafts, culinary, Senior American Day, Latino Day, Acting Master Class, midway rides, and vendors. Discounts for family fun pack...

Cost: $10/adult. $5/child ages 5-12. Midway wristband: $25 for all ages.

Where:
Agricenter
7777 Walnut Grove Rd.
Memphis, TN  38120
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Sponsor: Ford & TN Lottery
Telephone: 901-867-7007
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Registration open to students in grades 7-12 until December 15 for TheatreKids' An Evening with Edgar Allen Poe show. 8-week rehearsal period begins early January. Performances run March...

Cost: $100 Registration fee includes a $50 non-refundable deposit. Balance due: Dec 31

Where:
BPACC
3663 Appling Rd.
Bartlett, TN  38133
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Museums in all 50 states have signed up to participate in Smithsonian magazine's 2015 Museum Day Live! event. Beginning August, download a Museum Day Live! ticket for access to...

Cost: Free tickets now available for download

Where:
Participating Museums
Memphis, TN

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Lichterman invites non-profit groups, clubs, classrooms, and troops to be part of the Scarecrow Contest. Framework for scarecrow provided. Prizes awarded for best school entry, greenest, most...

Cost: Entry Fee: $30 Deadline for submission: September 10.

Where:
Lichterman Nature Center
5992 Quince Rd.
Memphis, TN  38119
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Features over 60 carnival rides, live music, crafts, culinary, collectibles, livestock, attractions, vendors, and food. Visit http://www.deltafest.com or call 213-7469.

Cost: $10/adult. $5/child ages 5-12.

Where:
Agricenter International
7777 Walnut Grove Rd.
Memphis, TN  38120
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The festival's live music kicks off with a Crosstown Block Party on Friday featuring singer-songwriters at Amurica Studios, HiTone hip-hop performance, and a chance to sink surprise guests in...

Cost: Donations benefit Church Health Center

Where:
Locations across midtown
Memphis, TN

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