10 things to do in Memphis this weekend: July 25 – 28

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

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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

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Rooftop Party featuring DJ Epic

A Memphis native, DJ Epic plays all across the South with his unique hip hop/ dupstep/ mash-up style.

WHEN: Thursday, July 25 at 6:00 PM
WHERE: Peabody Rooftop

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Live Up Fest 2019

Here we go, the 6th Annual Live Up Fest is going down Inna Irie way! It’s Memphis TN’s Premier Reggae Festival, get ready for a night of celebrating LIFE and having an all around Irie Time!

WHEN: Saturday, July 27 at 6:00 PM
WHERE: Railgarten

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Christmas in July Make & Take

Spend an afternoon DIY-ing with Board & Brush as you paint an awesome piece of wood-art to take home for yourself, or as a gift.

WHEN: Sunday, July 28 at 2:00 PM
WHERE: Board & Brush Memphis

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Summer Cookie Class

Learn how to decorate cookies Sunday afternoon  with Camerin’s Cookies at Crave Coffee Bar and Bistro.  You’ll learn how to decorate the cookies, plus get recipes for the cookies and the icing.

WHEN: Sunday, July 28 at 2:00 PM
WHERE: Crave Coffee Bar and Bistro

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