B/C It’s the Weekend! Events in Memphis September 27 – 30

The Bluff City Fair

Bring the whole family out to enjoy exciting attractions, live music. spectacular carnival & kid’s rides, not to mention all your favorite fair food!


Friday, September 28th from 4:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.
Saturday, September 29th from 10:00 a.m. – midnight
Sunday, September 30th from 12:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.

WHERE: The Fairgrounds at Tiger Lane

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Mid-South Fair

The Mid-South Fair is still open this weekend, but the last day to get out and enjoy the fun will be Sunday!


Friday, September 28th from 4:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m.
Saturday, September 29th from 12:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m. (free admission from 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.)
Sunday, September 30th from 12:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

WHERE: Landers Center

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The Latin Soul In You

When Jason thinks that there is nothing to do to rescue his business, he meets up with his best friend Enrique, who injects him with hope and desire to fight for what he loves, and He will achieve through dancing.

Friday, September 28th and Saturday, September 29th at 8:00 p.m.
WHERE: Evergreen Theater

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Academy Award® nominee Chloë Sevigny (Boys Don’t Cry, “Big Love”) stars as Lizzie Borden, the notorious woman at the heart of one of the most enduring mysteries in American history. After a lifetime of loneliness, Lizzie finds a kindred spirit in housemaid Bridget Sullivan (Kristen Stewart) and their secret intimacy sparks an unthinkable act. Director Craig William Macneill (The Boy (2015), “Channel Zero: Candle Cove”) explores the days leading up to the savage crimes in a dark tale of repression, exploitation and thwarted dreams.

WHENFriday, September 28th at 8:00 p.m.
WHERE: Malco Studio on the Square

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Block Party for Peace and Picnic

Join the community in the Block Party for Peace and Picnic event this weekend!  There will be family entertainment like music, food, and more, plus there will be opportunities in employment, education and health.

WHENFriday, September 28th – Sunday, September 30th
WHERE: 3385 Austin Peay Hwy

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2018 Bartlett Fall Festival

This two-day, fun-filled family event will kick-off on Friday evening with a midway carnival, vendors and live musical entertainment.  There will also be a 5K on Saturday, and tons more activities!

WHEN: Friday, September 28th at 6:00 p.m.
WHERE: Freeman Park — Bartlett

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Dan + Shay with Michael Ray

Get ready for another great show on the Lawn at the Live Garden with Dan + Shay and special guest Michael Ray. Bring your blankets and chairs, but leave your coolers at home.  There will be plenty of vendors and food trucks to provide you with some delicious treats!

WHEN: Friday, September 28th at 7:30 p.m.
WHERE: Memphis Botanic Garden

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Lake Street Drive

A special night of Stars at the Shell featuring the rock/soul quartet — Lake Street Dive!  There will be tons of food and beverages available for purchase form different food trucks, and you’ll be able to bring your blankets and chairs for a nice seat on the lawn.  Leave your coolers at home for this one.

WHEN: Friday, September 28th at 8:00 p.m.
WHERE: Levitt Shell

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Opening Weekend at Wicked Ways Haunted House

The largest and most disturbing indoor haunted house in Memphis is back for 2018!! Come out opening weekend, but get there early to beat the lines.

WHEN: Friday, September 28th at 7:00 p.m.
WHERE: Wicked Ways Haunted House

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Paint Memphis

Paint Memphis is one-day paint festival which has been the largest collaborative mural in Tennessee. This a place where artists can show off their talents and connect in community of local and regional painters as well as over volunteers, food and drink trucks, and live music to make this event fun for art lovers of all ages.

WHENSaturday, September 29th at 12:00 p.m.
WHERE: 711 Martin Luther King Avenue

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5th Annual Oktoberfest Memphis

Join High Cotton for the 5th Annual Oktoberfest Memphis!  There will be cold Oktoberfest flowing strong and so much more. Come one, come all as it’s open to the public and all ages (and doggos) are welcome at our house.

WHEN: Saturday, September 29th at 12:00 p.m.
WHERE: High Cotton Brewing Co.

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Bluff City Hotwing Festival

It’s time once again for the Bluff City Hotwing Festival (formerly Wings of Jubilee Hotwing Fest). All funds raised go to scholarships for students in the Jubilee Catholic Schools Network. The goal is to bring the community together to provide a better education and a better future for our children. There will be live entertainment by the Risky Whiskey Boys, food, games, vendors and fun for the entire family.

WHEN: Saturday, September 29th at 1:00 p.m.
WHERE: Memphis Catholic

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2018 Barktober Fest

The 2nd annual Barktoberfest at the Beer Garden at the Shops of Saddle Creek will focus on adoptable pups, plus highlighting the importance of spaying/neuturing your pooch.

WHEN: Saturday, September 29th at 4:00 p.m.
WHERE: Saddle Creek Beer Garden

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Wiseacre Oktoberfest + Beer Choir

The concept is simple: you get a beer, find a seat, and go through a couple hours of drinking songs from the official songbook, and that’s it! You can bring a group or you can come solo! No rehearsing, no stress, just brews and song while you celebrate Oktoberfest!

WHEN: Saturday, September 29th at 4:00 p.m.
WHERE: Wiseacre Brewing Company

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Steve Martin & Martin Short

Legendary actors and comedians Steve Martin and Martin Short are teaming up for a very special night of live comedy and music.

“An Evening You Will Forget For the Rest of Your Lives” will include stand-up, musical numbers, film clips and conversations about their show business experiences. Steve and Martin will be joined by the Grammy-winning Steep Canyon Rangers, the bluegrass band with which Steve Martin frequently performs.

WHEN: Saturday, September 29th at 8:00 p.m.
WHERE: The Orpheum

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Madison Avenue Mini-Music Festival

This is an exciting, two-day mini-music festival that includes local jazz, pop, and R&B musicians and artists.

WHEN: Saturday, September 29th and Sunday, September 30th at 7:00 p.m.
WHERE: 393 Madison Avenue

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Memphis Japan Festival at the Garden

The 2018 Memphis Japan Festival is a family friendly, interactive and hands on experience of Japanese culture. The Festival will have performances on the Jim Duncan Stage and tours of the Japanese Garden. Festival highlights include traditional and contemporary Japanese music and dance, martial arts demonstrations, cultural lectures, arts & crafts, anime merchandise, children activities, sumo suit wrestling, a Cosplay Contest, a roving Japanese Candyman and a variety of Japanese cuisine featuring special menus from local restaurants and food trucks.

WHEN: Sunday, September 30th at 9:00 a.m.
WHERE: Memphis Botanic Garden

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Memphis Farm Fest

Join the 13th Annual Farm Fest and Auction! This event is the largest annual fundraiser for the Memphis Farmer’s Market, and the money they raise provides funds for the successful launch and promotion of the following market season.

WHEN: Sunday, September 30th at 5:00 p.m.
WHERE: South Main Market

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