VOL. 130 | NO. 60 | Friday, March 27, 2015
Another Broken Egg Cafe will hold a grand opening preview benefiting St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Friday, March 27, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the cafe, 6063 Park Ave. Cost to attend is free; donations for St. Jude will be accepted. RSVP to 901-729-7020.
The Downtown Memphis Commission board will meet Friday, March 27, at noon in the commission conference room, 114 N. Main St. Visit downtownmemphiscommission.com.
South Main Trolley Night will be held Friday, March 27, from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. in the South Main Historic Arts District. Visit gosouthmain.com/trolley-night.html for details.
HopeWorks will host its A Morning of Hope Breakfast Saturday, March 28, from 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. at Woodland Hills Event Center, 10000 Woodland Hills Drive. Lucille O’Neal, mother of former NBA star Shaquille O’Neal, will present the keynote. Tickets are $60. Visit whyhopeworks.org.
Eclectic Eye will unveil the Chanel Spring 2015 eyewear collection Saturday, March 28, from noon to 4 p.m. at its Midtown boutique, 242 S. Cooper St. The event, being held in conjunction with Memphis Fashion Week, will include a drawing and discounts for MFW attendees. Visit eclectic-eye.com.
The River Series concert series benefiting Maria Montessori School will present Amy LeVere performing with Will Sexton, and Alicja Pop Saturday, March 28, at 7 p.m. in the Harbor Town Amphitheater, 740 Harbor Bend Road. A minimum donation of $5 per person is requested at the door. Visit bit.ly/RiverSeries for details.
Memphis Symphony Orchestra and The Orpheum Theatre will present “Disney in Concert: Magical Music from the Movies” Saturday, March 28, at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, March 29, at 2 p.m. at The Orpheum, 203 S. Main St. The concerts will feature symphonic arrangements with synchronized video and live singing. Buy tickets at orpheum-memphis.com.
IRIS Orchestra will present “The Torch Passes,” featuring pianist Inon Barnatan, Saturday, March 28, at 8 p.m. at Germantown Performing Arts Center, 1801 Exeter Road. The concert traces Beethoven’s symphonic legacy through Brahms and Mendelssohn. Buy tickets at irisorchestra.org.
Dixon Gallery and Gardens will host its fifth annual Daffodil Show exhibition and competition Sunday, March 29, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. in the Winegardner Auditorium, 4339 Park Ave. Volunteers will be available to provide information and answer questions about daffodils. Cost is free. Visit dixon.org.