VOL. 128 | NO. 82 | Friday, April 26, 2013
The 14th annual On Location: Memphis International Film & Music Fest will be held Friday, April 26, through Sunday, April 28. Films will be screened Friday through Sunday at Malco Studio on the Square, 2105 Court Ave., and the Music Showcase will take place Saturday and Sunday at Purple Haze Nightclub, 140 Lt. George W. Lee Ave. Visit onlocationmemphis.org for a schedule.
Downtown Memphis Commission will meet Friday, April 26, at noon in the commission conference room, 114 N. Main St. Visit downtownmemphis.com.
Downtown Memphis Commission and Main Street Apartment Partners LLC will hold the Hotel Chisca Project Launch Party Friday, April 26, from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. in the hotel’s garage space on Main Street near Pontotoc Avenue. Visit downtownmemphis.com.
MorGreen Nursery and Landscape will hold Arts in the Garden, benefiting Page Robbins Adult Day Care Center, Friday, April 26, from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. at MorGreen, 468 U.S. 72. The event will include wine and hors d’oeuvres, entertainment and a silent auction featuring works by local artists and Page Robbins participants. Cost is $25 at the door. Visit morgreenlandscape.com.
The South Main Art Trolley Tour will be held Friday, April 26, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. in the South Main Historic Arts District. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Memphis Library Foundation will host its Libration spring fundraiser, featuring author Hampton Sides, Friday, April 26, from 7 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave. The event will include a buffet, live music, silent auction and disco. Cost is $75. Visit memphislibraryfoundation.org.
March of Dimes will hold the annual March for Babies 4.5-mile walk Saturday, April 27, at 9 a.m. at Shelby Farms Park, 500 N. Pine Lakes Drive. On-site registration begins at 8 a.m. Visit marchforbabies.org.
ArtsMemphis will present the Stax to the Max music festival Saturday, April 27, from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. outside the Stax Museum of American Soul Music, 926 E. McLemore St. Admission to the festival is free; discounted museum tickets are $2 between noon and 5 p.m. Visit staxmuseum.com.
Dixon Gallery and Gardens will open its “Bijoux Parisiens: French Jewelry from the Petit Palais, Paris” exhibit Sunday, April 28, at the gallery, 4339 Park Ave. The exhibit runs through July 21. Visit dixon.org.