VOL. 129 | NO. 86 | Friday, May 2, 2014
Memphis in May Beale Street Music Festival, featuring more than 60 national and local artists, will be held Friday, May 2, through Sunday, May 4, at Tom Lee Park. Tickets are $35 and can be purchased on site at the north and south gates. Visit memphisinmay.org for a schedule and map.
Dixon Gallery and Gardens will host Food Truck Friday on May 2 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Dixon, 4339 Park Ave. Admission is free during food truck hours. Visit dixon.org.
In-Synk will host a Leadership Lunch and Learn discussing Daniel Kahneman’s book “Thinking, Fast and Slow” Friday, May 2, from 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. in the Triumph Bank boardroom, 5699 Poplar Ave. Tickets are $20. Visit in-synk.com.
Church Health Center will host an opening reception for Jeanne Reynolds’ “Renew” Friday, May 2, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Church Health Center Wellness, 1115 Union Ave. Visit churchhealthcenter.org.
Thomas Kinkade Inspiration Art Gallery will host a reception for “Memphis, Rolling on the River” painter Robert Finale Friday, May 2, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the gallery in Wolfchase Galleria, 2760 N. Germantown Parkway. Finale will also hold a signing and sketch event Saturday, May 3, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Visit thomaskinkadememphis.com.
Memphis Farmers Market will be open Saturday, May 3, 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.
Memphis Symphony Orchestra will present Beethoven’s “Pastorale” and “Symphony No. 5” Saturday, May 3, from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. at the Cannon Center for the Performing Arts, 255 N. Main St. Buy tickets at memphissymphony.org.
GPAC Youth Symphony Orchestra will perform Saturday, May 3, at 7:30 p.m. at GPAC, 1801 Exeter Road. Tickets are $10. Visit gpacweb.com.
Memphis Botanic Garden will host an opening reception for Bayberry Shah’s art exhibit Sunday, May 4, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. in the visitors center gallery, 750 Cherry Road. Visit memphisbotanicgarden.com.