10 things to do in Memphis this weekend: Nov. 7 – Nov. 10

Jack Daniel's Tasting & Dinner

In celebration of the 150th Anniversary of the “South’s Grand Hotel,” a progressive event in The Peabody’s historic ballrooms, including a cocktail reception, whiskey tasting and dinner. Start your evening with The Peabody’s signature cocktail, the Jack Daniel’s Peach Sour, and whiskey-inspired hors d’oeuvres, then snifter-sip your way through some limited-edition whiskeys, led by Jack Daniel’s Master Distiller Jeff Arnett. For dinner, enjoy a 3-course Southern banquet served family-style.

WHEN: Thursday, November 7 at 6:00 PM
WHERE: The Peabody

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Night Life for Methodist Hospice with Caroline Jones

The 2019 Night Life for Methodist Hospice event will feature country singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, Caroline Jones, for an up-close and personal concert event experience.

Proceeds from the annual event benefit Methodist Hospice to help provide care to patients in need of quality and compassionate end-of-life care, regardless of their ability to pay.

WHEN: Thursday, November 7 at 7:30 PM
WHERE: Minglewood Hall

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Whiskey, Wine & Dine

Guests will mingle between tasting tables prepared by Memphis’ top chefs and enjoy fine wines & bourbons selected to complement the cuisine.  All proceeds will benefit the Special Olympics of Greater Memphis.

WHEN: Friday, November 8 at 6:30 PM
WHERE: Tower Center

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Ballroom Meets Midtown

If you’ve ever wanted to learn the style of ballroom dancing, now is your chance! You don’t need a partner, but you will need your dancing shoes! Shoes for ladies should have a back and no rubber if possible. Gentlemen, also something without rubber, such as a dress shoe.

WHEN: Friday, November 8 at 6:30 PM
WHERE: TransforMania

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Buffalo 15K + 5K

The new 15K route will wind through some of the most scenic areas of Shelby Farms Park, and both races will end with a high-energy celebration at the overlooking Hyde Lake. All proceeds from these races help support TLC for the trails, lakes and green spaces you love!

WHEN: Saturday, November 9 at 8:00 AM
WHERE: Shelby Farms Park

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Memphis Crafts & Drafts Festival

This is a unique, free shopping experience showcasing a curated group of 85 local artists, crafters and makers – and making a great day even better, local craft beers on tap!

WHEN: Saturday, November 9 at 10:00 AM
WHERE: Crosstown Concourse

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Malted VI

This year’s event will feature malty beers, chocolate, coffee, comedy, bands, ballet and more. The first 100 customers get a free 16-ounce MALTED glass.

Limited edition malty beers being released all day, including Stout Junt, a collaboration with Phillip Ashley Chocolates Brewed with cocoa nibs, vanilla beans, cloves, cinnamon, and chili peppers the Stout Junt pairs perfectly with Phillip Ashley Chocolates he made just for the occasion.

WHEN: Saturday, November 9 at 1:00 PM
WHERE: Memphis Made Brewing Company

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Howl at the Moon 2019

Join the Streetdog Foundation for a night of music, delicious food prepared by local restaurants, beverages, live & silent auctions and just an all-around good time.

WHEN: Saturday, November 9 at 6:00 PM
WHERE: The Warehouse

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Memphis Grilled Cheese Fest 5

Samples of grilled cheesy goodness, both large and small made by local chefs, participating restaurants and natural born cheese lovers in an array of styles. Don’t miss out on your chance to try them all and vote for your favorites!

WHEN: Sunday, November 10 at 12:00 PM
WHERE: Hi Tone

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Breast Bluegrass Brunch Ever

Join Crosstown Brewery and Making Strides Against Breast Cancer for the Breast Bluegrass Brunch Ever! They’ll be slinging great beers and their house bluegrass band, The Late Greats playing some great tunes and 10% of sales will come back to Making Strides!

WHEN: Sunday, November 10 at 1:00 PM
WHERE: Crosstown Brewing Company

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