VOL. 132 | NO. 157 | Wednesday, August 9, 2017
Indie Memphis will screen “Berlin Syndrome” as part of the Indie Wednesday film series Wednesday, Aug. 9, at 7 p.m. at Malco Studio on the Square, 2105 Court Ave. General admission is $10; Indie Memphis members get in free. Visit indiememphis.com to buy tickets and view an Indie Wednesday series schedule.
Tennessee Small Business Development Center will present an introductory course titled “How to Start a Small Business” Thursday, Aug. 10, from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library, 3030 Poplar Ave. Cost is free; registration required. Visit tsbdc.org/training for details.
The Live at the Garden summer concert series will host St. Paul & The Broken Bones with Drew Holcomb & The Neighbors on Friday, Aug. 11, at 8:30 p.m. (gates at 6:30 p.m.) at Memphis Botanic Garden, 750 Cherry Road. Tickets start at $40 and can be purchased at ticketmaster.com. Visit liveatthegarden.com or call 901-636-4107 for details and a series schedule.
Elvis Week Highlights: Elvis Week 2017 runs Friday, Aug. 11, through Saturday, Aug. 19, and will feature more than 40 events taking place at Graceland and other Memphis locations. Here are a few of the highlights:
Friday, Aug. 11: Elvis Fan Reunion, 2 p.m., Graceland Soundstage A (at Elvis Presley’s Memphis)
Saturday, Aug. 12: Elvis Presley 5K Run Benefiting Livitup, 8 a.m., gates of Graceland; The Auction at Graceland, auction of more than 300 Graceland-authenticated artifacts from private collectors, 12:30 p.m., Guest House at Graceland; The Gospel Music of Elvis Presley Celebration Concert, 8 p.m., Graceland Soundstage A
Sunday, Aug. 13: George Klein’s Elvis Mafia Reunion, 5 p.m., Alfred’s (197 Beale St.); A Salute to Sun Records hosted by John Paul Keith, 8 p.m., Graceland Soundstage A
Tuesday, Aug. 15: Candlelight Vigil, quiet procession that usually lasts into the early morning hours as fans walk to Elvis’ gravesite and back in quiet remembrance, 8:30 p.m., gates of Graceland
Wednesday, Aug. 16: ELVIS: Live in Concert, a 40th anniversary celebration concert with full symphony orchestra, 8 p.m., FedExForum
Friday, Aug. 18: Inside the Archives, look inside the Graceland Archives to learn how artifacts are protected and see some of the unique and prized items it holds, 3 p.m., The Guest House at Graceland
For a complete list of events and ticket information, visit elvisweekmemphis.com.