VOL. 129 | NO. 94 | Wednesday, May 14, 2014
Memphis Botanic Garden will host Farmers Market at the Garden Wednesday, May 14, from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m., and every Wednesday through Oct. 29 at the garden, 750 Cherry Road. Visit memphisbotanicgarden.com.
The Downtown Alive concert series will feature Brian “Breeze” Cayolle Thursday, May 15, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Court Square. The free series continues Thursdays through June 26. Visit downtownmemphis.com for a schedule.
The Daily News will present the 2014 Money & Markets: State of the Economy seminar and panel discussion Thursday, May 15, from 3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. at Brooks Museum, 1934 Poplar Ave. Art Hogan, chief market strategist for Wunderlich Securities Inc., will present the keynote. Tickets are $25. Visit seminars.memphisdailynews.com.
Overton Square will hold a Thursdays Squared concert Thursday, May 15, from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. in the Tower Courtyard at Trimble Place and Florence Street. Bluff City Backsliders and Dead Soldiers will perform. The series continues through Aug. 28. Visit thursdayssquared.com for a schedule.
The Peabody will hold a rooftop party Thursday, May 15, from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. at The Peabody, 149 Union Ave. Ghost Town Blues Band will perform. Tickets are $10. The 2014 rooftop party series continues Thursdays through Aug. 14. Visit peabodymemphis.com for a schedule.
Memphis Orchid Society will hold its annual show and sale Friday, May 16, through Sunday, May 18, at Memphis Botanic Garden, 750 Cherry Road. Parking and admission is free. Visit memphisbotanicgarden.com.
Dixon Gallery and Gardens will host Food Truck Friday on May 16 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Dixon, 4339 Park Ave. Admission to the gardens is free during food truck hours. The lunch event continues Fridays through September. Visit dixon.org for a schedule.
Memphis Symphony Orchestra will present “Rebirth of the Dream,” a concert inspired by the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Friday, May 16, from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at the Cannon Center for the Performing Arts, 255 N. Main St. Tickets start at $15. Visit memphissymphony.org.
Memphis Farmers Market will be open Saturday, May 17, 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.