VOL. 129 | NO. 249 | Tuesday, December 23, 2014
South Main Art Trolley Tour will be held Friday, Dec. 26, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. in the South Main Historic Arts District. Email email@example.com.
The AutoZone Liberty Bowl Parade and Bash on Beale Pep Rally will be held Sunday, Dec. 28, on Beale Street. The parade starts at 3 p.m. and the pep rally at 5 p.m. Cost for both events is free. Visit autozonelibertybowl.org.
Orion Starry Nights will be held through Dec. 28 at Shelby Farms Park, with the main entrance on Walnut Grove Road. Hours are Mondays through Thursdays from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. and Fridays and Saturdays 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Visitors can drive through light displays and visit Mistletoe Village for camel rides, petting zoo and photos with Santa. Visit shelbyfarmspark.org for ticket information.
The 56th AutoZone Liberty Bowl, featuring the Texas A&M Aggies and the West Virginia Mountaineers, will be held Monday, Dec. 29, at 1 p.m. at Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium, 335 S. Hollywood St. Big & Rich will perform at halftime. Buy tickets at autozonelibertybowl.org.
Memphis Botanic Garden is holding Snowy Nights in My Big Backyard daily through Dec. 30 from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the garden, 750 Cherry Road. Families can play in the “snow,” sip hot cocoa and spiced tea, create winter crafts, watch a musical light show and more. Cost is $7 for members and $10 for nonmembers. Visit memphisbotanicgarden.com.
Memphis Zoo will host SunTrust Zoo Lights 2014 daily through Dec. 30, except for Christmas Eve, from 5:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at the zoo, 2000 Prentiss Place. Visitors can enjoy free rides through Zoo Lights on a tram, children’s activities, live reindeer, animal encounters and more. Cost is $6 for members and $8 for nonmembers. Visit memphiszoo.org.
SRVS will hold free dance and movement classes for adults with disabilities Wednesday, Dec. 31, at 10 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. at the SRVS Learning Center, 3971 Knight Arnold Road. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to register or visit srvs.org.
The Cotton Museum is holding a children’s coat drive for students at Memphis Grizzlies Preparatory Charter School and Lester Preparatory Middle School through Dec. 31. Coats and monetary donations can be dropped off at the museum gift shop, 65 Union Ave., through Dec. 30. For more information, visit memphiscottonmuseum.org.