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Published on May 24, 2024
Bluff City Fair Kicks Off at Tiger Lane for a Week of Fun in MemphisSource: Google Street View

The city of Memphis is gearing up for a fun-filled week as the Bluff City Fair opens its gates to the public. Starting today, the traditional fair is back in action at Tiger Lane and will run through June 2 at Liberty Park, providing locals and visitors alike an opportunity for amusement and relaxation. Tickets are available for purchase either online or at the fair gates, ensuring easy access to the event for all fairgoers. According to Action News 5, minors are required to have an adult accompany them, bolstering the fair's commitment to a family-friendly environment.

For those seeking thrills or a more leisurely time, the fair boasts a variety of kiddie and carnival rides, along with a petting zoo for animal lovers. A slew of entertainers will also grace the event, promising to keep the attendees entertained throughout the week. As mentioned by organizers and reported by FOX13 Memphis.

A variety of weekend activities are poised to capture the attention of Memphians. A free concert by Traveller the Band will hit the stage at Chimes Square at 7 p.m. this Friday, part of the Overton Square Music Series. For those who are dawn-trotting enthusiasts, the Great American River Run kicks off Saturday morning, promising medals and a not-to-be-missed post-run party complete with food and beer, reported by WREG.

Meanwhile, on Saturday night, an exclusive Mom’s Night Out Picnic Party at Shelby Farms will commence from 4:30 p.m., giving mothers a chance to enjoy a break and mingle. As the weekend winds down, a Sunset Symphony will serenade audiences from 7:30 p.m. at the Orion Free Concert Series at the Overton Park Shell, promising attendees a soulful end to their Sunday evening. Even extending into Memorial Day, the festivities continue with a BBQ event at Liberty Stadium, for those who are 21 or older, starting at a reasonable $20 entry fee, perfect for those looking to squeeze the last drops of leisure from their extended weekend.