5 Things To Do This Weekend: 3/29 – 3/31

Posted by Holly Whitfield | March 29th 2019 2793 0

Now we’re really getting into the spring swing of things. Here are the five things to do in Memphis this weekend, plus a few extras.

Dixon Gallery & Gardens

But first, don’t forget to check out what’s been on the blog this week: Comeback Coffee’s grand opening this weekend, a list of 40+ spring events and festivals, Easter brunches, and info on the upcoming hot wing fest and Memphis Comedy Fest next week. We have so much more in store for you this spring, so subscribe and be sure you don’t miss a post.

OK, here’s your weekend guide.

1. South Main Trolley Night, South Main Arts District, Friday, 6 p.m. – 9 p.m., free, all ages/kid-friendly
It’s “prime trolley night season”, according to the South Main folks and that means errrrbody will be out on South Main enjoying the free drinks and entertainment from the shops, galleries, and businesses that will be hosting open houses on Friday night.

2. MusliMeMFest, Agricenter International, March 30, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m., free, all ages/kid-friendly
This annual one-day festival, hosted by Muslims in Memphis, features food, shopping, exhibits, entertainment, and children’s activities.

3. Faux Fest / Fool Fest, Shangri-La Records, March 30, noon – 6 p.m., free to attend, all ages
Buy cheap 45s, CDS, and more, plus free live music starting at 2 p.m., including The Faux Killas who release their vinyl album Chiquita on this very day.

4. Memphis Express v. Orlando Apollos, Liberty Bowl, March 30, kickoff at 1 p.m., $20, all ages, kid-friendly
Our very own Association of American Football team plays at home on Saturday, March 30 in an afternoon game. For this matchup, there’s an Express Challenge fitness competition at 10 a.m., pre-game paint party at noon, and a Celebration of Faith during the game.

5. Condomonium, The Columns, March 30, 7 p.m. – 10 p.m., $55, 21 and up
Local designers create stunning fashion pieces made of condoms as a fundraiser for CHOICES.  Check out the living art show, live music, food and cocktails.

Memphis Redbirds Fan Fest, AutoZone Park, Saturday, 3 p.m. – 6 p.m., free, all ages/kid-friendly
Get ready for the Redbirds (World Champs!!!) season, which starts on April 4, with this free event on Saturday afternoon at the ballpark. They’ll have games, inflatables, prizes, orientation for Season Memberships, and autographs with players from 5:30 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Comeback Coffee in The Pinch has their grand opening this Friday and Saturday. Read more.

Don’t miss any live theater in Memphis. Playing this weekend:
Madagascar: A Musical Adventure at Circuit Playhouse
1776 The Musical at Theatre Memphis
Quark Theatre presents RADIANT VERMIN at TheatreSouth (First Congo)

For more, check out the blog’s calendar here. 

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