Local Events


September 3, 2016 Dog Day at the Garden

Join us for a four-legged-friendly event for dogs and their faithful owners! Enter to win prizes for best trick, most fitting name, and best costume. Keep cool all afternoon in the Hot Diggity Dog Kiddie Pool Area. Connect with Memphis’ best resources for raising a happy, healthy pup at our Doggie Expo. Tickets at the gate. MBG members $5/non-members $10. Visit for information.

September 17, 2016 Cooper Young Festival

Join us for the annual Evolve Bank & Trust Cooper Young Festival on Saturday, September 17 from 9 am to 7 pm. The Cooper Young Festival is a free, family-friendly, music, arts and crafts street festival which draws over 135,000 people to our 117 year old historic Cooper Young District for a day of music, art, shopping, people watching and dining. The Festival, in its 29th year, is the largest, single day event held annually in a celebration of life, music, arts and history. It’s the biggest party of the summer!