VOL. 130 | NO. 126 | Tuesday, June 30, 2015
Job News Memphis Job Fair will be held Tuesday, June 30, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Hilton Memphis, 939 Ridge Lake Blvd. Job seekers can meet with employers from a variety of industries who have immediate hiring needs. Admission and parking are free. Pre-registration is encouraged. Visit jobnewsmemphis.com.
Memphis Blues Society and Overton Square will host a Bluesday Tuesday concert featuring Brandon Santini with guest Zeke Johnson Tuesday, June 30, from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. in the Tower Courtyard, 2101 Madison Ave. Cost is free. Visit overtonsquare.com.
Memphis Botanic Garden will continue the 2015 Vine to Wine tasting series with “Red, White & Blues” Tuesday, June 30, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at MBG, 750 Cherry Road. Each event features eight wines or cocktails in and light hors d’oeuvres. Tickets are $25 for members or $35 for nonmembers. Visit memphisbotanicgarden.com.
The Downtown Memphis Commission Design Review Board will meet Wednesday, July 1, at 4 p.m. in the DMC conference room, 114 N. Main St. Visit downtownmemphiscommission.com.
The Peabody 2015 Rooftop Party series continues Thursday, July 2, from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. at the hotel, 149 Union Ave. The 17th Floor will perform. Admission is $15. Parties continue Thursdays through Aug. 13. Visit peabodymemphis.com.
Cooper Young Art Tour will be held Friday, July 3, at 6 p.m. in the Cooper-Young neighborhood. Jay Etkin, owner of Jay Etkin gallery, creates art exhibitions at pop-up galleries at businesses throughout the neighborhood. Visit cooperyoung.com or call 901-550-0064.
Independent Bank Fireworks Spectacular in Downtown Memphis will be held Saturday, July 4, in Mud Island River Park, 125 N. Front St. The park and Mississippi River Museum will open at 10 a.m. Carnival rides and live music begin at 6 p.m., and the fireworks are set to begin at 9:30 p.m. Visit mudisland.com.
City of Germantown will host its Independence Day fireworks extravaganza Saturday, July 4, in Municipal Park, 1900 S. Germantown Road. Activities begin at 5 p.m. with live music, moon bounces, games, crafts and refreshments, followed by a fireworks display at 9:10 p.m. Visit germantown-tn.gov.