5 of Memphis’ Most Unique Music & Dance Events

Looking for a unique dance or music event in Memphis, TN? Don’t miss some of the greatest music & dance events Memphis has to offer. Grab your crew and make your way into the heart of the city. You’ll be glad you didn’t miss these. Trust us. And in case the infographic doesn’t load, we’ve written out the party info right here.

Play the Drums or Swing on the Pole

Take in neon string lights, a smoke-filled hall, a light-up dance floor, an interactive drum kit and the famous pole at Paula & Raiford’s Disco.

Pop-up Opera

Every year for the whole month of September, Opera Memphis takes to the streets for 30 days of pop-up performances all around town.

Chalk Dance

Local artists and neighbors alike transform the Brooks Plaza into a masterpiece with chalk in hand at the Brooks Museum of Art Annual ChalkFest. Live music and dance performances throughout the day.

LipSync Championships

Do you have what it takes to be a lip-sync star? You don’t have to be able to sing, just LOOK like it. LipSync Plus is a lip-syncing competition that pits local celebrities against finalists from the community. Winners perform live at the Hard Rock Café.

Birthday Bash for the King

For three days, celebrate all things Elvis at Memphis’ Birthday Bash for the King— from sing-a-longs and tours, to auctions and cake, this birthday bash is fit for a King – the King of Rock and Roll.