10 things to do in Memphis this weekend: Nov. 21– Nov. 24

Boots & Pearls

This event will support The Pearl House, and will feature cornhole, barbecue, axe throwing and more.

WHEN: Thursday, November 21 at 5:30 PM
WHERE: Loflin Yard

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Graceland Lighting Ceremony

This year’s ceremony features a special performance from country music star Chase Bryant, who will be joined by cast members from Hallmark Channel’s new movie “Christmas at Graceland: Home for the Holidays” to help light Graceland Mansion for the holidays.

WHEN: Thursday, November 21 at 6:00 PM
WHERE: Elvis Presley’s Graceland

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Zoo Lights at Memphis Zoo

Snow, ice skating, hot chocolate and warm memories. Come celebrate your holiday season with the Memphis Zoo!

Get a sneak peek of Zoo Lights here!

WHEN: Friday, November 22 at 5:30 PM
WHERE: Memphis Zoo

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Memphis Holiday Spirits Cocktail Festival

Gear up for the holiday season as these delightful spirits brands prepare their most festive holiday cocktails just for you! Enjoy the Cadre Building in downtown Memphis while you sip cocktails, listen to great music and wave to the big man in red himself!

WHEN: Friday, November 22 at 6:00 PM
WHERE: The Cadre Building

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TRAP Karaoke: Memphis

Assemble your squadron! TRAP Karaoke puts fans at the center of the concert experience by bringing them closer to the artists and music they love.

TRAP Karaoke is about personal empowerment, cultural participation, cherished moments, community and creating a safe space for human connection.

WHEN: Friday, November 22 at 8:00 PM
WHERE: Minglewood Hall

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Mimosas & Magic Brunch Buffet

Railgarten is introducing a new Saturday series: Mimosas and Magic Brunch Buffet!

The party kicks off at 11:00 AM, but there will be multiple unique sets of shows so you’re welcome to drop in anytime! Stage and closeup magic included.

WHEN: Saturday, November 23 at 11:00 AM
WHERE: Railgarten

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Santa lands at the Pink Palace

Swooping in from the North Pole, Santa’s chopper will land on the lawn of the Pink Palace Mansion, where the young and young-at-heart will greet the jolly old elf with cheers of joy!

Once the chopper rotors stop spinning, join in as Santa and the Memphis Second Line Jazz Band lead a parade inside the Pink Palace Museum, officially opening the Enchanted Forest Festival of Trees. Stop at the Pink Palace box office to get tickets, then visit Santa in the Enchanted Forest —where even more magic awaits!

WHEN: Saturday, November 23 at 9:00 AM
WHERE: Pink Palace Family of Museums

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69th & Final Holiday Bazaar

It may be the last, but it is the biggest and best yet!  This year’s Holiday Bazaar will feature many of the items that made the Bazaar an iconic Memphis institution for the past 69 years. Offerings include an eclectic, curated collection of handmade jewelry, textiles, pottery and ceramics, watercolor, acrylic and oil paintings, custom prints, photography, mixed media pieces, ornaments, metalwork, woodwork, and more, spanning a range of price points. Come and explore this diverse range of works from over 120 artists and makers to discover your new favorites and support local arts. Enjoy music by DJ Yongo while you shop!

WHEN: Saturday, November 23 at 10:00 AM
WHERE: Memphis College of Art and Community Education

The Three B's! Bach, Beethoven and Brahms

“The Three B’s!” Maestro Moody and Benjamin Beilman – one of the top violinists in the world – join MSO for an amazing journey through the classical music of giants Bach, Beethoven, and Brahms. A surprise encore may even be in the works!

Saturday, November 23 at 7:30 PM at The Cannon Center for the Performing Arts
Sunday, November 24 at 2:30 PM at The Germantown Performing Arts Center


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2019 Celebrate Shelby

The best local talent from Memphis, Germantown, Bartlett, Collierville, Arlington, Millington and Lakeland will be on hand for this county-wide birthday party (complete with cake!), and visitors can enjoy a few exciting surprises to end the celebration with a “bang.”

WHEN: Sunday, November 24 at 1:00 PM
WHERE: Shelby Farms Park

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