Weekend Roundup {April 22-24, 2016}


Looking for things to do this weekend? Check out these family-friendly events happening in and around Memphis!

MMB weekend roundup 4-22-24-2016

Family-Friendly Movies Playing This Weekend

Continuing in Theaters this week:

The Jungle Book – 105 minutes (PG)
 – 108 minutes (PG)
Miracles From Heaven – 109 minutes (PG)
God’s Not Dead 2 – 120 minutes (PG)

Local Events

These events are organized by date and time. Please click the tab for each date to view what events are happening on that day.

Dixon Garden Tour – 9:00am – 4:00pm
Dixon Gallery and Gardens
“Celebrate 40 years of beauty at Dixon.”

Humane Society Mega Adoptathon – 6:00am – 11:59pm (Saturday too!)
Humane Society of Memphis and Shelby County
“Furrr-ever homes needed.”

Food Truck Friday– 11:30am – 1:30pm
Dixon Gallery and Gardens
“Food truck + full belly = full heart.”

Happy Hour – 4:00pm – 10:o0pm
All 8 Huey’s Locations
“Detox from the week, prepare for the weekend, and enjoy a burger at Huey’s.”

Broad Avenue Spring Art Walk – 5:00pm – 10:00pm
Broad Avenue art District
“Five blocks of music, dance, and art exhibits.”

Hoedown For Hope – 7:00pm – 10:00pm
Big Red Barn @ The Agricenter
“Enjoy a night benefiting children of Memphis.”

Choose901 Spring Popup Shop – 10:00am – 3:00pm
Visible Music College
“Shop with your fellow Memphis lovers.”

BOOKSTOCK 2016 – 11:00am – 3:00pm
Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library
“Bookworms and regular worms welcome. Okay, maybe not real worms!”

Southern Hot Wing Festival – 11:00am
Jefferson Davis Park
“Get your grub on. Remember to bring a bib and wipes.”

Memphis Redbirds vs Round Rock Express – 6:35pm – 9:35pm
AutoZone Park
“Cheer on our birds, enjoy some brew, and a hotdog too.”

Old Forest Nature Hike – 10:00am-11:30pm
Overton Park
“Meet at the east end of Old Forest Lane, near the Overton Bark dog park, for a guided 1.5-mile walk through the Old Forest State Natural Area.”

Pupply Up Memphis – 12:00pm-4:00pm
Overton Park
“Won’t you please join us in Overton Park for a 2 mile walk to promote awareness of canine cancer and fundraise for cancer research to benefit both pets and people.”

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Ashley, a Memphis newbie, has been married for 12 years and welcomed 4 zoo animals into the world. Bought to Memphis after their only daughter was diagnosed with cancer in 2012, Ashley and Will decided to make Tennessee home. Jaymes (January 2005), Bailey (October 2006), Mason (May 2011) and Davis (December 2014), keep Ashley and her husband Will, pretty bored. Their days are filled with spa treatments, naps, and long walks along the Mississippi. Sounds amazing right? And amazingly FALSE. To add to the family, they welcomed an actual animal, a husky Jude, in February. Ashley is currently a small time photographer, SAHM, and student at Union University. Ashley loves coffee, binge watching Netflix, pedicures, and a freshly vacuumed house.