B/C It’s the Weekend! Events in Memphis October 5 – 7

It’s the first full weekend in October, so let’s not waste anytime getting right to the activities and events going on in the Bluff City this weekend!  Make sure you also check our Fall Events in Memphis guide to find out what festivals, corn mazes, and haunted houses will be open this weekend.  And if you’re in the mood to scare yourself silly, check out these real places around Memphis that are supposedly ACTUALLY haunted.

Photo via Mid-South Corn Maze

Haunted Corn Maze

The Mid-South Corn Maze is open all weekend long, and this weekend it will be a HAUNTED maze!

WHEN: All Weekend
WHERE
Agricenter International

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Memphis Grizzlies Preseason Games

The Grizzlies are at home this weekend on Friday and Saturday for a couple of preseason games.

DATES AND TIMES:
Friday, October 5 at 7:00 p.m. vs Atlanta Hawks
Saturday, October 6 at 7:00 p.m. vs Indiana Pacers

WHERE: FedEx Forum

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Free Music at the Levitt Shell

It’s a weekend of free music at the Levitt Shell!

Friday, October 5 at 7:00 p.m. – Squirrel Nut Zippers

(Source: Levitt Shell via Facebook)

Saturday, October 6 at 7:00 p.m. – Film and Music Night: Coco

(Source: Levitt Shell via Facebook)

Sunday, October 7 at 7:00 p.m. – New Memphis Hepcats

(Source: Levitt Shell via Facebook)

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Mistletoe Merchants

This may be a Fall list, but it’s NEVER too early to start thinking about Christmas!  This is a great place to find those unique, one-of-a-kind Christmas gifts that you’ve been looking for.

WHEN: Friday, October 5th – Sunday October 7th
WHERE
: Agricenter International

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Official Mempho Pre-party Free Show!

Join Railgarten for the OFFICIAL FREE pre-party of the Mempho Music Festival taking place right AFTER the Pink Floyd Tribute concert with Pulse: A Tribute to Pink Floyd!

We’ll feature special guests Brandon “Taz” Niederauer & Friends Doug Wimbish Wally Ingram Music, Bobby Vega, Raghav Mehrotra, plus DJ Logic spinning late into the night!

WHEN: Friday, October 5 at 10:30 p.m.
WHERE: Railgarten

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Cedar Hills Haunted Farm

Spend the weekend at Cedar Hills and check out their “Haunted Hayride” and “Trail of Terror”. as well as their two unique Haunted attractions: The Haunted Barn called “Sensturbia” and the “Mid-South Zombie Apocalypse”.

All of these attractions except for the “Trail of Terror and Sensturbia” are family friendly.

WHEN: October 5 – 7 at 6:00 p.m.
WHERE
: Cedar Hill Farms

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Fall Festival on Broad

Come celebrate the new season on Broad Avenue!  There will be music, food, and of course — art.

WHEN: Friday, October 5th at 5:00 p.m.
WHERE
: Broad Avenue Arts District

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Mempho Music Festival

This two day music festival is bringing in some of the top names in music, including Beck and Post Malone.

WHEN: Saturday, October 6th – Sunday, October 7th
WHERE
: Shelby Farms Park

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Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone™ in Concert

Experience the magical world of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone while you listen to an amazing orchestral performance of the music as the movie plays along.

DATES AND TIMES:
Saturday, October 6 at 7:00 p.m.
Sunday, October 7 at 1:00 p.m.

WHERE: The Orpheum

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Colonial Park Fall Crafts Festival

Come see and shop with over 50 local artists and vendors with beautiful creations.

WHEN: Saturday, October 6th at 9:30 a.m.
WHERE
: 5330 Park Avenue

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Frayser Fall Festival

This festival will continue its tradition of family friendly activities such as health care screenings, family entertainment, food, games, rides, etc.

WHEN: Saturday, October 6th at 11:00 a.m.
WHERE
: Ed Rice Community Center

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Crosstoberfest

Celebrate Oktoberfest at Crosstown Brewing Company! Crosstown Brewing will be selling beer for $5, including their special Oktoberfest beer. There will also be food trucks, live music, plus family games, face painting, a photo booth, spin art, a caricature artist, and more.

WHEN: Saturday, October 6th at 2:00 p.m.
WHERE
: Crosstown Brewing Company

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Monster Market Grand Opening!

Monster Market is a freaky annual pop-up shop full of weird novelties, creepy art, dark home decor, freaky apparel, and oddities, curated by Holtermonster.

Join the Monster Market crew on October 6th from 5-8pm to meet some local makers, start your holiday shopping, enjoy a smoking Creature Cocktail, and a try freaky treat from Moonflour Cakes!

**Monster Market is NOT appropriate for children. Pieces in the shop contain adult themes, nudity, swearing, horror images, and/or gore, and many pieces are fragile/breakable. Please leave the little ones with a babysitter!**

WHEN: Saturday, October 6th at 5:00 p.m.
WHERE
: 1350 Concourse Ave

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Memphis Tigers vs UConn Huskies

The Memphis Tigers have a home game this weekend against the UConn Huskies.

WHEN: Saturday, October 6th at 6:00 p.m.
WHERE
: Liberty Bowl Stadium

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The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

Follow Christopher Boone, a brilliant 15 year-old boy who is exceptionally intelligent but ill-equipped to interpret everyday life. When he falls under suspicion for killing his neighbor’s dog, he sets out to identify the true culprit, which leads to an earth-shattering discovery and a journey that will change his life forever.

WHEN: Sunday, October 7th at 2:00 p.m.
WHERE
: Playhouse on the Square

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