10 things to do in Memphis this weekend: July 4 – July 7

(Source: Memphis River Parks Facebook)

Watch Fireworks

If you’re looking for things to do in Memphis this weekend, watching fireworks should be a priority!  There are so many shows happening around the city, so be sure to find one near you and enjoy!

4th of July Fireworks Shows in Memphis

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4th of July Rooftop Party

4th of July Rooftop Party

Celebrate the Fourth of July with views of the Memphis fireworks over the Mississippi River, cool drinks and great food.  Bluff City Bandits is a high-energy, local country cover band, and they’ll be keeping the party on the rooftop rocking all night long.

WHEN: Thursday, July 4 at 4:00 PM
WHERE: Peabody Rooftop

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Ron White

Comedian Ron White is in Tunica Friday night, and you have a chance to catch the infamous “Tater Salad” if you’ve never seen him before.

WHEN: Friday, July 5 at 8:00 PM
WHERE: Horseshoe Casino and Hotel Tunica

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Improv Undergound II

The riotous improv comedy show Improv Underground returns to the Brass Door downtown for another night of spontaneous, subterranean comedy!

FIRST watch the Bluff City Liars compete for your laughs and arbitrary “points” in our short form scramble — think Whose Line Is It Anyway?-type scenes. The points winner gets a trophy, as does the audience member who gave the best suggestion!

THEN select cast members dare the unknown by improvising in long form style — it’s like writing a one-act play right there on the spot!

WHEN: Friday, July 5 at 8:00 PM
WHERE: The Brass Door

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USA Women’s Soccer Final

Root for the U.S. Women’s Soccer team in the Women’s World Cup Final!

WHEN: Saturday, July 6 at 10:00 AM
WHERE: Railgarten

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Clarksville Roller Derby vs Memphis Roller Derby

The Memphis Roller Derby team is facing off against the Clarksville Roller Derby this weekend all the way from Clarksville, Tennessee.  There will be snacks, beer, merch and – of course – your favorite derby skaters.

WHEN: Saturday, July 6 at 5:00 PM
WHERE: 940 Early Maxwell Blvd

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6th Annual Red, White and Brew Tour

Celebrate America the right way: With beer and pizza! Jump on board the famous Mojo Music bus with a local Memphis musician as we take you to two local breweries for tours, talks with the brew master, samples (with souvenir glasses) and pizza! You’ll see a few historical sights along the way while hearing some first class Memphis jams.

WHEN: Saturday, July 6 at 6:00 PM
WHERE: Backbeat Tours

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Memphis 901 FC vs Hartford Athletic

Root for the Memphis 901 FC as they face off against the Hartford Athletic.

WHEN: Saturday, July 6 at 7:30 PM
WHERE: AutoZone Park

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Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo

Pat Benatar’s staggering vocals and take-no-prisoners attitude, along with Neil Giraldo’s trailblazing artistry as a guitarist, producer and songwriter forged the undeniable chemistry and unique sound that created some of rocks most memorable hits including “We Belong,” “Invincible,” “Love Is A Battlefield,” “Promises In The Dark” and “We Live For Love.” Together they have created two multi-platinum, five platinum and three gold albums, as well as nineteen Top 40 hits. They have sold more than 30 million records worldwide and have won an unprecedented four consecutive Grammy awards.

WHEN: Saturday, July 6 at 7:00 PM
WHERE: Graceland Soundstage

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Hi Tone Hangover Pancake Brunch

The second installment of an amazing and silly food series. $10 all you can handle pancakes, bacon, sausage and fruit! There will be lots of drink specials and the dress code is “anything goes.” Feel free to come in your pajamas!

WHEN: Sunday, July 7 at 12:00 PM
WHERE: Hi Tone

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