VOL. 129 | NO. 96 | Friday, May 16, 2014
Memphis Orchid Society will hold its annual show and sale Friday, May 16, through Sunday, May 18, at Memphis Botanic Garden, 750 Cherry Road. Parking and admission are free. Visit memphisbotanicgarden.com for a schedule.
Memphis Symphony Orchestra will present “Rebirth of the Dream,” a concert inspired by the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Friday, May 16, at 7:30 p.m. at the Cannon Center for the Performing Arts, 255 N. Main St. Tickets start at $15. Visit memphissymphony.org.
Memphis College of Art will present “Best in Class 2013/2014,” an exhibition of the best undergraduate artwork from the past academic year, Saturday, May 17, through July 11 in the Rust Hall main gallery, 1930 Poplar Ave. Visit mca.edu.
Memphis Farmers Market will be open Saturday, May 17, from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Central Station, at the corner of South Front Street and West G.E. Patterson Avenue. Visit memphisfarmersmarket.org.
C.H. Nash Museum at Chucalissa will hold a volunteer day Saturday, May 17, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the museum, 1987 Indian Village Drive. Volunteers help sort artifacts, landscape gardens and trails, and more. Email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 785-3160.
Bikesploitation 4 will be held Saturday, May 17, at 2 p.m. at the Metal Museum, 374 Metal Museum Drive. The event will include a live bicycle sculpture, photo booth, live music, film screenings and more. A bike parade and slow ride jam will begin at 11:50 a.m. at six starting points across Memphis. Visit bikesploitation.com for a schedule.
Memphis Symphony Orchestra will present “A Symphony for the Devil,” featuring music by the Rolling Stones, Saturday, May 17, at 7:30 p.m. at the Cannon Center for the Performing Arts, 255 N. Main St. Tickets start at $15. Visit memphissymphony.org.
Crosstown Arts will host a show for the first installment of Catherine Erb’s botanical series Saturday, May 17, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. and Sunday, May 18, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at Crosstown Arts, 430 N. Cleveland St. Visit crosstownarts.org.
Gallery Ten Ninety One will hold a reception for “Celebrating Memphis in May: Art by Denise Rikard” Sunday, May 18, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. in the WKNO Digital Media Center, 7151 Cherry Farms Road. Rikard’s art and jewelry will be on display through May 30. Call 458-2521.