VOL. 129 | NO. 129 | Thursday, July 3, 2014
Cooper Young Night Out will be held Thursday, July 3, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. at businesses in the Cooper-Young neighborhood. Visit cooperyoung.biz for a list of activities.
The Peabody will hold a rooftop party Thursday, July 3, from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. at The Peabody, 149 Union Ave. The 17th Floor will perform. Tickets are $10. The 2014 rooftop party series continues Thursdays through Aug. 14. Visit peabodymemphis.com for a schedule.
Overton Square will hold a Thursdays Squared concert Thursday, July 3, from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. in the Tower Courtyard at Trimble Place and Florence Street. The series continues through Aug. 28. Visit thursdayssquared.com for a schedule.
The Levitt Shell will present Patriotic Pops as part of its 2014 free concert series Thursday, July 3, at 7:30 p.m. at the shell, 1928 Poplar Ave. Visit levittshell.org for a series schedule.
Mud Island will host a Fourth of July celebration and fireworks display Friday, July 4, at the park, 125 N. Front St. The park will be open at 10 a.m., and fireworks begin at nightfall. Visit mudisland.com.
Memphis Farmers Market will be open Saturday, July 5, 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.
American Red Cross will hold a blood drive Saturday, July 5, from noon to 4 p.m. at Ben and Jerry’s, 5007 Black Road. All blood types, especially O negative, B negative and A negative, are needed. Visit redcrossblood.org or call 800-733-2767 for donor requirements and appointments.
Graceland and The Levitt Shell will present a salute to Memphis music Saturday, July 5, at 7:30 p.m. at the shell, 1928 Poplar Ave. Current Memphis musicians, including Joyce Cobb, Andy Childs, Marcus Scott, Cunning Band and the Lane Chapel Singers will perform classics by Elvis, Booker T. & the MGs, Sam & Dave, Al Green and The Staple Singers. Visit levittshell.org.
The Fresh Market will hold a career open house for its Union Avenue store opening this year Wednesday, July 9, from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. at DoubleTree by Hilton, 185 Union Ave. Candidates interested in attending must apply online at careers.thefreshmarket.com with keyword 194 prior to the open house.