STAX AT SUNSET
at features not only the
playing favorites like Copland’s “Hoe-down” and Sam Shoup’s unique “Soulful 1812” arrangement, but also the saluting Stax Records for a complete soul symphonic sensation. Blankets and picnics are welcome. The event starts at 4:30 p.m. with the musical group and at 6 p.m. there’s the
air show. Tickets: $8 through ticketmaster.com or $9 at the gate; children 6 and under are free. Gates open at 2 p.m.; MSO and Bar-kays play at 7:30 p.m., and fireworks at 9. More information: memphisinmay.org.