Enjoy June Night Out in Cooper-Young!
By Tamara Walker
Come enjoy the folksy melodies of Steve Lockwood at this month’s Night Out in Cooper-Young on June 3rd beginning at 5:30 pm Steve, a resident of Cooper-Young for the past 30 years, is a singer songwriter known and loved all over Memphis. Other music venues participating in Night Out are Painted Planet, Celtic Crossing, Java Cabana, Central BBQ, and Café Ole.
[singlepic id=219 w=320 h=240 float=left]Events Start at 7 pm, Celtic Crossing is hosting a fundraiser for Memphis Heritage. This is the Inaugural 2010 Young Heritage Scotch-Whisky Tasting event where all proceeds are being donated to Memphis Heritage. Stop by and taste 30 fine scotches or get a VIP ticket to access some rare and specialty scotches. Enjoy Scottish bagpiper music and other fun activities.
Across the street, Burke’s Book Store is celebrating 135 years in business with a blowout anniversary party. A commemorative poster by book artist, Terry Chouinard, will be on sale on this evening. The poster features the original landmark store located on Main Street, Memphis back in 1875.
[singlepic id=240 w=320 h=240 float=right]Toad Hall Antiques is offering a complimentary decorating class with local designer Michael Taylor. Michael will focus on Accessorizing 101: Basic to Beautiful. At this class, you will learn how to accessorize with the right amount of pieces and boldness to create an appealing effect in your home. Two classes will be offered starting at 6 pm and 7 pm. Refreshments will be served for participants. There will also be an art reception upstairs at the Toad for the June artist, Peggy Drinkard.
There is a little bit of everything going on tonight. ARTjamN is offering discounted prices on 16” x 20” canvases. Young Avenue Deli will be hosting Trivia Night. Discounts will be offered such as buy one entrée, get a child entrée free. Tsunami’s patio is open and showing off their new bar renovation that is complete and ready to be checked out. Worlds Apart is hosting a wine and cheese party to showcase their new furniture line. David Perry Smith Gallery is open from 5–9 pm at 703 New York. Painted Painted will have discounts on all gallery jewelry and free refreshments along with live music with Traci Sherman starting at 6 pm Bring the kids over to Midtown Martial Art ATA for dinner and babysitting from 5–9 pm for $10. It’s Family Meal at Au Fond until 9 pm and The Enchanted Florist located at 820 South Cooper is offering Happy Hour pricing on single flowers. Spring is here, enjoy it with us!