Fiestas, fish fries, and pizza pies, oh my! Check out these Memphis food trucks.
Memphis is a food lovers paradise, and we're serving up more than just barbecue these days! Check out my three latest food truck adventures, and add them to your list of "must-eat in Memphis".Read full story
Where to find live music in Memphis this weekend: November 12th - 14th
In the mood for music this weekend? Memphis has you covered! Here's a rundown of the best live music in town!. Join Earl and the band for a fun night of music and entertainment at the legendary Murphy's Pub!Read full story
12 Things to do in Memphis this weekend: November 12th - 14th
There's so much to do in Memphis this weekend that I couldn't narrow it down to only 10 things! We've got wandering art, zoo lights, the Grizzlies, and whiskey to warm you up on Friday. If you're feeling dramatic, you've got The Lion King at the Orpheum and the Little Shop of Horros at Playhouse on the Square. Saturday, start your day with a nature walk, then take your pick of crafts and drafts at Crosstown, U of M Football, or dance lessons by the river. Are your kids feeling left out of the weekend fun? Take them to Frost Bake Shop for a cookie decorating class! Now get out there and have some fun, Memphis!Read full story
Where to find live music in Memphis: November 5th - 7th
Are you in the mood for live music? If so, then you're in luck! Here's where to find all the best live music in Memphis this weekend!. Black Violin is led by classically trained string players Wil B. (viola) and Kev Marcus (violin). Joining them onstage are DJ SPS and drummer Nat Stokes. The band uses its unique blend of classical and hip-hop music to overcome stereotypes while encouraging people of all ages, races, and economic backgrounds to join together to break down cultural barriers.Read full story
10 Things to do this weekend in Memphis: November 5th - 7th
What are your plans this weekend, Memphis? We've got craft fairs and craft beers, art walks and nature walks, bingo at night, and soccer in the morning. Not to mention a plaza party at Crosstown, Japan Festival at the Botanic Gardens, a puppet show at the Orpheum Theatre, and the last full moon kayak night of the year at Mud Island! There's no excuse to sit at home with so much going on!Read full story
November flight deals from Memphis that will make you want to pack your bags today!
This month Memphis has direct flights to eight different destinations that literally span the country from coast to coast. If you're looking for a weekend getaway, or even a full week to get away from it all, you've got options from Florida to California, and a few places in between! Book one of these non-stop flights from Memphis and start packing your bags today!Read full story
Don't miss the last South Main Trolley Night of the year!
Ditch whatever plans you have for tonight and head downtown to start your Halloweekend! Get in the Halloween spirit with South Main Street's Trolley Night Grand Finale. That's right, it's the last Trolley Night of the year, and it's going to be the biggest one yet!Read full story
10 Things to do this weekend in Memphis: October 29th - 31st
It's not too late to make your plans for the weekend! There's plenty of spooky fun to be had, as well as live music, costume parties, and Fall festivals. Whether you're looking for family fun or adults-only, there's something for everyone in Memphis this weekend.Read full story
Kid-friendly Halloween fun this weekend in Memphis
Scarecrows and laser shows, spooky films and scavenger hunts, hikes and pumpkin painting, and the annual boo bash at the Memphis Zoo. There's fun for kids of all ages, and the Halloween spirit is contagious! Don't miss your last chance for Halloween fun this weekend!Read full story
Traveling with kids can either be a fun family adventure, or it can be a total nightmare
Do your kids love experiencing new places and visiting exciting destinations? Unfortunately, the hardest part of traveling with children can sometimes be just the act of getting there! How do you make it to your destination without so much fussing and complaining about the journey? Here are four key factors in keeping your kids happy and entertained while you travel.Read full story
Family car games you can play with kids on your next road trip
As a parent, one of the biggest challenges of taking a family road trip was always how to keep the kids occupied and entertained while we were driving. Because let's be honest, if your kids aren't entertained, they'll probably be doing one of three things; complaining, annoying each other, or annoying you. As I look back, I realize that some of the most fun we ever had in the car was when we made up silly games, had family singalongs, or created contests out of the most ordinary things. If you're looking for ways to pass the time on your next road trip, try one of these fun family car games!Read full story
Teach your kids to become International Travelers
Are you thinking of taking a family trip abroad? Children can learn to love travel, but you have to build their stamina for it and help them develop skills that will allow them to feel comfortable in a foreign country. Here are some things to consider before deciding to take your kids on an international trip.Read full story
A trio of Memphis food trucks that will blow your mind!
In my ongoing journey to try every food truck in Memphis, I am continually amazed at the quality of food driving around our city. This month, I offer you a collection of food truck masters, serving up classic Memphis BBQ, made-to-order salads, and the biggest, baddest egg rolls on four wheels! I hope you're hungry, because here we go!Read full story
Are you brave enough for these haunted attractions in Memphis?
Looking for some spooky fun this Halloween? We've got haunted houses, forests, farms, escape rooms, and corn mazes all right here in Memphis! October only comes around once a year, so don't miss out on the haunts, creeps, ghouls, and giggles. Start practicing your screams and see how much fright you can take!Read full story
Kid-friendly Halloween alternatives in Memphis
You don't need to wait until the 31st to give your kids some Halloween fun this month. Scarecrows and laser shows, spooky films and scavenger hunts, campfires, hikes and Fall festivals, Halloween brunches, and pumpkins galore! There's fun for kids of all ages, and the Halloween spirit is getting contagious!Read full story
Where to find live music in Memphis this weekend: October 1st - 3rd
What are your plans this weekend, Memphis? Whether your mood takes you to Downtown, Midtown or Crosstown, why not let the music lead you? Here's where to find all the best live music in Memphis!Read full story
10 Things to do in Memphis this weekend: October 1st - 3rd
The Fall season is upon us, and that means sports, shopping, and all things spooky. Throw in a beer garden, trivia night, and a music festival, and you've got yourself a jam-packed weekend!Read full story
Sports are back in Memphis this Fall!
Fall is officially here, and you know what that means. Sports! Get ready for NBA basketball, professional soccer, minor-league baseball, and my personal favorite, Memphis Tigers Football! Season openers, fan appreciation, and league play-offs add up to good times in Memphis this Fall. Here's what you need to know about the status of our hometown sports teams.Read full story
The Memphis Redbirds are celebrating their fans in a season ending finale series
This is your last chance to see the Redbirds in 2021, and they're ending their season with a fan appreciation event that starts Wednesday, September 29th and lasts all weekend. Watch the Redbirds battle the Charlotte Knights at AutoZone Park during their five-game season finale, with specialty ticket deals, discounted merchandise, and other fun surprises all week long. Don't miss your chance to be celebrated by the Redbirds! Here's a rundown of all the week's events.Read full story
Fall cocktail recipes from the Tennessee Whiskey Trail
When I think of Fall, my thoughts wander to the hills of Tennessee; to forest paths beneath umbrellas of vibrantly colored leaves, waterfalls and icy streams, and breathtaking views of misty mountains. My travels on the Tennessee Whiskey Trail led me to the farthest corners of the state and helped me discover some pretty darn good spirits. I took some of my favorites and combined them with the best flavors of the season to create some fabulous Fall-inspired cocktail recipes.Read full story