Best Stuff to Do in Memphis Weekend Guide

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Aren’t you ready for more stuff to do in Memphis with cooler temperatures? We are too and that’s why we’re so excited that fall is finally here! Buh-bye heat and insane humidity! Now is the chance to get out there and explore your city. Ok, so maybe it is still a little warm, but don’t let that stop you from enjoying these great things to do in Memphis this weekend with your family or friends. 

1. South Memphis Glide Rides

What better way to ride into fall than on a bike? Visit the South Memphis Farmers Market and join your community members on a free ride.

The best part? Bikes are provided if you don’t have one of your own. If you’re lucky, you may find more stuff to do in Memphis on your bike ride. Keep your eyes peeled!

Event Details

🗓 SEPT 26 | 10:30AM–12:45PM
📍 South Memphis Farmers Market |1400 Mississippi Blvd, Memphis, Tennessee, 38106

📸Photo Credit: Covington - Tipton County Chamber of Commerce

2. 25th Annual Heritage Festival

Sometimes there isn’t enough stuff to do in Memphis and we have to drive a little bit to the party, we mean, festival. This festival has it all. Food, shopping, activities, live music, and more.

Three days of fun and celebration right there in small-town Tennessee. It is worth the short drive to experience this 25th annual festival. Check the event details for a full line up of fun to be had.

Event Details

🗓 SEPT 25-27| 10AM–4PM
📍 Tipton County Chamber of Commerce | 106 W Liberty Ave, Covington, Tennessee, 38019

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3. Memphis Pride Fest 2020

Dubbed the “Most Colorful Weekend of the Year,” Pride Fest is this weekend in downtown Memphis. This annual family-friendly event has gone virtual for 2020, but now you can enjoy all of your favorite pride activities from home.

Register to gain access to all the deets. Don’t forget to wear your favorite rainbow accessories! If you’re looking for more stuff to do in Memphis to celebrate pride, check out the Mid-South Pride website here

Event Details

🗓 SEPT 26 | 10AM–5PM
📍 Virtual Event

4. Limousine & Party Bus Wine Tours

Do you want to find stuff to do in Memphis that’s unique? How about enjoying the most ultimate wine tasting experience here in Tennessee! Grab your friends and rent a party bus or limo for your own private wine tasting event.

A professional wine educator will explain everything and you might actually learn about the wine you’re drinking along the way. 

Event Details

🗓 SEPT 26 | 11AM–6PM
📍 Memphis, TN | Location Varies

5. Orpheum Mini-Golf

Where can you go where the sport of golf and broadway theater intersect? Orpheum Theater, obviously. The Orpheum is always coming up with family fun stuff to do in Memphis. 

Visit this historic theater to play nine holes on stage and help support a local theater at the same time. And yes, Hamilton does make an appearance. 

Event Details

🗓 SEPT 26-27 | 10:30AM–10:30PM
📍 Orpheum Theater |  203 S Main St, Memphis, TN 38103

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See You Next Week!

We hope this list has inspired you with fun things to do in Memphis this weekend. If not, read it again. Be sure to take proper COVID-19 precautions and enjoy this weekend around town. Posting photos? Be sure to tag us on Instagram and Facebook

Amber Downs

Amber Downs

Ambers is a blogger for UNATION and author of the Stuff to Do City Guide. For more insight on the best events and things to do, download the UNATION app and follow us on social!