B/C It’s the Weekend! Events in Memphis December 21-23

It’s the last weekend before Christmas! If you’re like me, you still have tons of last minute shopping to do.  Here’s a friendly reminder that shopping local is a great way to support your local community and economy!  If you the type that plans ahead and you’ve already got your shopping done, here’s a few things for you to check out this weekend!

Get your tickets now for Cirque Du Soleil

Cirque Du Soleil is making a stop in Memphis at the end of January 2019, and you won’t want to miss out on your chance to see them! Tickets are available now.

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Memphis Zoo Lights

SunTrust Zoo Lights at the Memphis Zoo

Don’t miss out on one of your last chances to see the Zoo Lights at the Memphis Zoo!

WHEN: Friday, December 21 – Sunday December 23 at 5:30 PM
WHERE: Memphis Zoo

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Magic & Mystery of Christmas

Overton Square will be filled with magic this weekend events and excitement for young and old alike! Don’t miss a showing of Home Alone on Friday, followed by Santa and “snow” in the square on Saturday!

WHEN: Friday, December 21 – Saturday December 22 at 6:00 PM
WHERE: Overton Square

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Winter Wonderland Silent Disco Party

This is a silent disco featuring Jordan Rogers and Tree Riehl, plus snow and hot drinks all night long in the Coach House with a campfires outdoors!

WHEN: Friday, December 21 at 9:00 PM
WHERE: Loflin Yard

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Silent Skate Party

It’s a Silent Skate Party: Roll in Silence Edition at the East End Skating Center!  3 different channels with 3 different genres of music!

WHEN: Friday, December 21 at 10:00 PM
WHERE: East End Skating Center

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Enchanted Forest Festival of Trees

Children of all ages will be charmed by the animated characters set in the magical snowy setting of Enchanted Forest. Teddy bears beckon, elves are busy at work and penguins play in the snow. Santa cheerfully greets guests at the end of the Forest and poses for holiday photos. A perfect holiday tradition for the whole family to enjoy!

Saturday, December 22 at 9:00 AM
Sunday, December 23 at 12:00 PM

WHERE: Pink Palace Family of Museums

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Repticon Memphis Reptile Show

Don’t miss out on one of the biggest reptile expos in the Mid-South! Guests from Tennessee, Arkansas, and Mississippi will have a chance to encounter a wide variety of reptiles and amphibians that they might not have had the opportunity to experience in their home cities.

WHEN: Saturday, December 22 and Sunday, December 23 at 10:00 AM
WHERE: The Landers Center

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Birmingham Bowl Watch Party!

Cheer on your Memphis Tigers at the Taproom as they take on Wake Forest in the Birmingham Bowl! Plus, $1 off pints with Memphis gear!!

WHEN: Saturday, December 22 at 11:00 AM
WHERE: Ghost River Brewing Co.

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Photos with Santa

Have a keepsake photo taken with Santa this holiday season in his Workshop, located near Dillard’s between Francesca’s and White House | Black Market.

While you’re there, be sure to shop at the holiday pop-ups, including Dillard’s and local artists and vendors.

WHEN: Saturday, December 22 and Sunday, December 23 at 12:00 PM
WHERE: Carriage Crossing

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Peter Pan at Playhouse on the Square!

Life will never be the same for Michael, John, and Wendy Darling after Peter Pan visits their nursery window offering to take them to the magical world of Neverland. They meet the Lost Boys, spritely fairy Tinkerbell, the beautiful princess Tiger Lily, and the evil Captain Hook. The conflict between Peter and Hook takes center stage as the magical adventure turns dangerous and teaches everyone the true power of friendship.

WHEN: Saturday, December 22 and Sunday, December 23 at 2:00 PM
WHERE: Playhouse on the Square

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The Polar Express 3D

Tom Hanks and director Robert Zemeckis (“Forrest Gump”; “Cast Away”) reunite for “Polar Express,” an inspiring adventure based on the beloved children’s book by Chris Van Allsburg. When a doubting young boy takes an extraordinary train ride to the North Pole, he embarks on a journey of self-discovery that shows him that the wonder of life never fades for those who believe.

WHEN: Saturday, December 22 and Sunday, December 23 at 3:00 PM
WHERE: The Pink Palace Family of Museums

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Magic Brunch

Every wondered what it’d be like to combine a spectacular magic show with a delicious brunch? We hadn’t either – until now! Join Railgarten as you soothe over that Saturday nights hangover with a mimosa and an abracadabra.

Starts at 12, but there will be multiple unique sets of shows so you’re welcome to drop in anytime!

WHEN: Sunday, December 23 at 12:00 PM
WHERE: Railgarten

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Snowglobe w/ Star & Micey

Join Railgarten for a mix-and-a-mingle to the jinglin’ indie rock beats of Snowglobe and Star & Micey!

The Midtown oasis will turn into a Winter Wonderland as everyone celebrates the snow and season with these two amazing bands. Come hungry — there may or may not be Christmas cookies!

WHEN: Sunday, December 23 at 7:00 PM
WHERE: Railgarten

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