VOL. 128 | NO. 92 | Friday, May 10, 2013
Memphis Brooks Museum of Art will host Vin-A-Que, part of the 2013 Memphis Wine + Food Series, Friday, May 10, at 7 p.m. at the museum, 1934 Poplar Ave. The event will include snout-to-tail barbecue, other dishes prepared by local chefs, specialty cocktails and wines, and live music. Tickets are $100 at the door. Visit memphiswineandfoodseries.org.
The Beale Street Mess Around, a concert fundraiser for The Blues Foundation’s Raise the Roof campaign, will be held Friday, May 10, at 7 p.m. at Rum Boogie Cafe, 182 Beale St. Tickets are $10 at the door. Visit blues.org.
Playhouse on the Square will present “Miss Saigon” Friday, May 10, through June 2 at Playhouse, 66 S. Cooper St. Visit playhouseonthesquare.org.
The Orpheum Theatre will present “Rock of Ages” Friday, May 10, through Sunday, May 12, at the theater, 203 S. Main St. Visit orpheum-memphis.com.
The Buckman Performing Arts Center at St. Mary’s School will present Grammy Award-winning bluegrass musician Dr. Ralph Stanley and His Clinch Mountain Boys Friday, May 10, at 8 p.m. at Buckman, 60 Perkins Road Extended. Buy tickets at buckmanartscenter.com.
Memphis Brooks Museum of Art will host its Grand Auction, the finale of the 2013 Memphis Wine + Food Series, Saturday, May 11, at 5:30 p.m. at the museum, 1934 Poplar Ave. The live auction will include trips, rare wines, art, events and more. Tickets are $150. Visit memphiswineandfoodseries.org.
The Booksellers at Laurelwood will host Logan Hanna and C.J. Manning as part of its Spring Bistro Music Series Saturday, May 11, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the bookstore, 387 Perkins Road Extended. Visit thebooksellersatlaurelwood.com.
The Peabody will host a Mother’s Day brunch Sunday, May 12, from 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the hotel, 149 Union Ave. Tickets are $59 for adults and $22 for children ages 5 to 12. R.S.V.P. to 529-3668.
Memphis Botanic Garden will host its Mother’s Day Jazz Brunch, featuring the Memphis Jazz Orchestra, Sunday, May 12, from 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Garden, 750 Cherry Road. Tickets are $30 for members and $40 for nonmembers. Visit memphisbotanicgarden.com.
Memphis Urban League Young Professionals will hold an empowerment mixer Monday, May 13, at 6 p.m. at The Assisi Foundation of Memphis, 515 Erin Drive. R.S.V.P. to firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday, May 10.