Cooper Young Beerfest + More Things to do in Memphis

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Welcome back to the best place to find things to do in Memphis. πŸ”₯Β 

This week, the preseason of basketball is upon us + we can’t wait to step back into the Grindhouse to support the Memphis Grizzlies! Over in Midtown, you’ll hear that sweet country blues drawing you in to enjoy a festival to celebrate the genre + the many layers it has. Taking it out to Crosstown, a spooky season kicks off with a frightful series to be hosted in their very own theatre every weekend. Check out more things to do in Memphis as you read more about the details + get your plans filled up with a spooky Masquerade premiere within the Museum of Science and History!

Safety reminder: Please follow all business + event guidelines, wear a mask to protect yourself + those around you as COVID cases begin to rise in the area. Be safe + have fun, Memphis!

Keep reading to see our newest furry friend to be featured this week! Let’s get into it:

πŸ”₯ Hot πŸ”₯ events in Memphis this weekend:

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1. Cooper-Young Beerfest | Cooper-Young

Beer! Beer! Beer! Located in the Cooper-Young District, the CYCA is throwing you the Cooper-Young Beerfest this weekend to bring you some of the finest brews that Memphis has to offer. A few of the 2021 beer features include Crosstown Brewing, Grind City, + Ghost River Brewing to name a few.

Event Details
πŸ—“ Oct 9 | 1:00pm–5:00pm
πŸ“ Cooper Young District
🎟 $50

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2. Memphis Country Blues Festival | Levitt Shell

You feel that sweet country blues coming from the Midtown area? The Levitt Shell will be hosting the Memphis Country Blues Festival that will be featuring artists like Alvin Youngblood Hart, Cedric Burnside, and Christon Kingfish Ingram! Grab your buds + check more details about the event below!

Event Details
πŸ—“ Oct 7 | 7:00pm–12:00am
πŸ“ Levitt Shell | 1928 Poplar Ave, Memphis, TN 38104
🎟 $55

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3. Fright-tober | Crosstown Theatre

Welcome to Fright-tober: a month-long event dedicated to bringing you only the best of the best Halloween classics. They have times available for 2:00pm, and 7:00pm! If you cannot attend this event, this event will be all month long with a wonderful rotation of movies to come! And the best part? It’s ✨free✨ , but reservations are required for capacity purposes!

Event Details
πŸ—“Β  Oct 9 | 2:00pm–4:00pm, 7:00pm–9:00pm
πŸ“ Crosstown Theatre | 1350 Concourse Avenue Memphis, TN 38104
🎟 ✨F R E E✨ 

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4. Memphis Grizzlies vs. Atlanta Hawks | Fedex Forum

The NBA season is just around the corner, friends… and we’re beyond excited to support our Grizzlies at the preseason games! Can’t make it to this one? No worries– more games + opportunities to support the team at the Grindhouse this season!

Event Details
πŸ—“ Oct 9 | 7:00pm–9:00pm
πŸ“Fedex Forum | 191 Beale St, Memphis, TN 38103
🎟 $12+

Chanel your inner victorian, gothic, vampiric self for this creepily wonderful event being held at the Museum of Science and History.Β SolusΒ is a victorian ghost feature that was filmed in the very own Memphis, Tennessee. This event is being held at the Mallory-Neely house within MoSH! Art vendors, foods, + more gothic surprises will be in store for this event.Β 

Event Details
πŸ—“Β  Oct 9 | 6:00pm–11:00pm
πŸ“ 136-138 Cumberland St.
🎟 $10

Β Elfie is an almost 2 year old pyrenees/retriever mix. He has gorgeous coloring, and the silliest ears! This lanky fellow loves to trot around our play yards with the volunteers and staff! Every now and then he gets to come hang out in our offices and get a little bit of cuddle time. Elfie is such a sweet guy that will make a family very happy someday.

More Things to Do in Memphis

Looking for more activities in Memphis? We have more suggestions for things to do in Memphis listed here:Β 

Music Bingo at Grind City

Pinot Noir Wine Tasting

Autumn Aspen

Cosplay and Cocktails

Fairytale Ball

Delaina Carreras

Delaina Carreras

Delaina is a City Manager for UNATION and author of the Stuff to Do in MemphisΒ City Guide. For more insight on the best events and things to do in the Memphis area, download the UNATION appΒ and follow @StufftoDoinMemphis on InstagramandΒ Facebook.