Multiple Free Fall Outdoor Concert Series Begin in September

August 31st, 2017

With great Fall weather comes the chance to enjoy live music outside in Downtown! Find out what new concert series are coming this September and make plans to enjoy the outdoors during lunch or dinner.


MLK Soul Concert Series, Every Friday in September, 6:00-8:00pm

In honor of MLK50, the National Civil Rights Museum is creating a free outdoor concert series for the community to enjoy! From the sweet sounds of soul to chilled-out beats by local artists, the Museum is the place for family entertainment. During September, the free outdoor concerts are every Friday, 6:00pm-8:00pm. Everyone is encouraged to bring lawn chairs and blankets for a relaxing evening of music, poetry and fun.

Featured artists include Tonya Dyson (Sept. 3), Courtney Little (Sept. 8), Carmen Hicks (Sept. 15), Devin Crutcher (Sept. 22) and Karen Brown (Sept. 29). DJ Swagg is the featured dee-jay each week.

The concerts will also feature spoken word artists, speeches by Dr. King and food trucks. On September 29, the Lorraine on Main Museum Store will host a special Sip & Shop for concert goers and Trolley Night visitors. You're going to love the MLK50 Soul Concert Series - we know it!

Lunchtime Concert Series at EDGE Alley, Fridays 12-1 pm

MMDC and IRIS Orchestra are proud to announce a fall lunchtime concert series at the Edge Plaza in the Memphis Medical District. Lunch options available for purchase from Edge Alley. Come listen to the beautiful classical string ensemble of IRIS Orchestra and get to know your neighbors.

Lunch Concert Series is EVERY Friday in September
Dates: 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th


September Concert Series at Madison Avenue Park, Every Friday from 4-6pm

A new fall music series kicks-off at the Madison Avenue pocket park Downtown this September!

Free for all to attend. Concerts go from 4-6pm. Beer will be available for purchase.

Sept 8 - The Candy Company
Sept 15 - Marcella Simien
Sept 22 - Josh & Jeremy (from Star + Micey)
Sept 29 - Tonya Dyson and Thomas Crivens 

More live music options in Downtown Memphis:

Beale Street, Fridays on the Patio at LYFE Kitchen + Chisca Bar, Twilight Terrace, Hard Rock Cafe, South Main Sounds, Food Truck Thursday's in Court Square Park during lunch and more! Check out our events calendar for full details on where to find live music.

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