It's time to check out the weekly list of things to do in Memphis! Each week, we showcase some of the coolest events in the city that you need to know about!
Canned Food Drive: Christmas in July
Get in the Christmas in July spirit by donating to this Canned Food Drive that’s being hosted by Muddy’s Bake Shop. Just stop by either of Muddy’s locations before July 27th and drop of your donations! Your generosity will earn you an entry in a giveaway for a Christmas in July surprise from Muddy’s, and the winner will be announced on July 27th.
WHEN: Until Sunday, July 27
WHERE: Muddy’s Bake Shop
Olive Oil 101
Learn the ins and outs of Olive Oil at The Mighty Olive. This class starts at 6:00 PM, and will teach you all about the characteristics and chemistry of flavor infused olive oils and aged Balsamic vinegar. You’ll even get to take home a small bottle of your choice of the two.
WHEN: Thursday, July 25 at 6:00 PM
WHERE: The Mighty Olive
Speed Dating Memphis
A fun, sophisticated approach to dating in Memphis. Breaking away from the cliche event trappings. Gone are the name-tags, shouting and over-the-top party trimmings. Meeting your special someone shouldn’t be anything but a comfortable and relaxed experience. This is the perfect opportunity to find a companion for concerts, dinners, and nights out on the town. Share your inner foodie, adventure junkie, and other interest with someone just like yourself.
WHEN: Thursday, July 25 at 6:30 PM
WHERE: Brickwood Hall
Star Wars Escape Room
Test your clue and code-cracking skills in our Star Wars Escape Room. The FREE challenge is open to kids of all ages (even adult ones), though younger kids (6-8) will benefit from the assistance and supervision of more experienced Jedis.
WHEN: Friday, July 26 at 2:00 PM
WHERE: Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library
Mug Making Class
This is a one time 2 hour class where you get to make your own mug. This class involves three parts: throwing your cylinder shape, pulling handles, and attaching handles. It’s a fun way to spend a weekend night with friends or family while creating memories and ceramics to last a lifetime.
WHEN: Friday, July 26 at 6:30 PM
WHERE: Belltower Artisans
A Wine Festival on the Farm
Stop by Shelby Farms Park for a Wine Tasting on the Farm on both Saturday and Sunday. This event will feature delicious wine tastings and tons of great food, plus live performances by angie stone, carl Thomas, morris day and the time, and other special guests!
WHEN: Saturday, July 27 and Sunday, July 28 at 12:00 PM
WHERE: Shelby Farms Park