Downtown Memphis Commission will meet Thursday, Dec. 20, at noon in the commission’s conference room, 114 N. Main St. Visit

The Memphis Light, Gas and Water Division board of commissioners will meet Thursday, Dec. 20, at 1:30 p.m. at the MLGW administration building, 220 S. Main St. Visit for an agenda.

Memphis Brooks Museum of Art will host Art & A Movie Family Night: “City Lights” as part of Art Open Late Thursday, Dec. 20, from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the museum, 1934 Poplar Ave. Tickets are $5. Horse-drawn carriage rides through Overton Park will be offered from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. for $15 a carriage. Visit

Be the Match Foundation will hold a bone marrow registry drive Saturday, Dec. 22, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Saint Francis Hospital-Memphis St. Catherine Room, 5959 Park Ave. Potential bone marrow donors must be ages 18 to 44. Contact Trip Rossetti at or Mary LeSueur at

Chez Philippe will host a Christmas Eve dinner Monday, Dec. 24, from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. at the restaurant, 149 Union Ave. in The Peabody. Cost is $85, plus $30 for wine pairing. Call 529-4188 for reservations.

WKNO-TV will premiere “A Memphis Boychoir Christmas with Kallen Esperian” Monday, Dec. 24, at 7 p.m. on WKNO Channel 10. The concert features the Memphis Boychoir, Memphis Girlchoir, Memphis Chamber Choir and opera soprano Kallen Esperian. Visit for a schedule of other air dates.

The Peabody will host a Christmas Day brunch Tuesday, Dec. 25, from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the hotel, 149 Union Ave. Cost is $59 for adults and $22 for children ages 5 to 12. The menu will include traditional holiday dishes, Peabody brunch favorites and champagne. Call 529-3668 for reservations.

The South Main Art Trolley Tour will be held Friday, Dec. 28, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. in the South Main Historic Arts District. Email

The 54th AutoZone Liberty Bowl Football Classic, featuring Iowa State University vs. University of Tulsa, will be held Monday, Dec. 31, at 2:30 p.m. at Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium, 335 S. Hollywood St. The Temptations will perform at halftime. For a list of bowl week events, visit