Majority of spring festivals in Memphis involves barbeque, jalapeno poppers, international delights, Italian fare, cheese, hot wings and charcuterie. So, definitely you will need to do your share of participating in Wolfman Duathlon, dancing at Beale Street Music Fest, and hit the Yoga Spring Festival to balance. You also get covered with community event happening all spring like the plant swaps, farmers market and more all spring.
You will discover many things you missed all life like some popular and helpful community happenings. You can check on We Are Memphis events webpage for the dates.
Cavalry’s Lenten Waffle shop serves meals in union with preaching series for nearly a century. It is not obligatory to attend but is a volunteer run affair. The tips are donated to the Sunday community meal that the church organizes for the homeless. Look for the fish pudding in the menu, which tastes awesome than it sounds.
It is an annual public awareness party, a signature fundraiser for small non-profit organization called CHOICES. The organization provides clinical training on reproductive health care and support related with reproductive health and right policy.
Theater and fashion designers create apparel and accessories from condoms. The guests view and vote for the best designs, delicious food and cocktails will be served as well as there will be music.
Cocktail for a cause
Money is raised through monthly happy hour for local non-profits. Signature drinks, and celebrity bartenders that change every month get featured. It is a community get together, where everyone with a desire to help gather.
The Duathalon is 3-mile trail followed by mountain bike ride of 6 mile on ‘Tour de Wolf’ trail and completing with 1-mile trail run. Everyone gets a T-shirt with wolf printed on it and two training days that helps participants get familiarized with the trail.
Revitalize at Rise Yoga Spring Festival
Rise Yoga Spring Festival helps you to awaken body, clear mind, and invigorate your spirit. There are 15+ yoga classes and everyone is designed with an aim to restart and bring liveliness. There is acoustic music, tai chi, Ayurveda, Pilates, essential oils and other few surprises included.
Southern Hot Wing fest
Many teams compete for hot wing championship. Their wings can be sampled for small donation. The festival is even made amazing with corn-hole, live Memphis music, silent auction, eating contest, and kid’s corner.
Kaleidoscope food festival
At the Kaleidoscope annual food festival event, you can experience worldwide cultures through performance, food, and storytelling.
Beale Street Music Festival
A three day, 4-stage event that takes place on Mississippi River banks. Music lovers from all around the world flock to connect with music along with shine, rain, or river. With more than sixty musical acts there is something for everyone.
Barbeque cooking contest
Participants from the 26 States and even foreign countries come to Memphis to enjoy the prestigious Barbeque cooking world championship contest. Each team sets temporary party house or tent for a week. With thousands of attendees, this is a non-stop party.
There are farmers walk, garden walk, Italian festival, Graceland live, Craft food & wine fest, and the after-hour event at Metal Museum. You can see how happening Memphis is in spring season. Don’t miss out!