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How to Host a Budget-Friendly New Year’s Eve Party

How to Host a Budget-Friendly New Year’s Eve Party

Going out for New Year’s Eve can be fun, but it can also be a huge drain on your bank account. If you want to have fun with your family and friends without going broke, consider hosting your own budget-friendly New Year’s Eve party. Make It a Potluck Share the workload with your guests and ask them to bring their appetizer or dessert. Skip on a big meal and just enjoy hors d’oeuvres and easy-to-eat desserts. BYOB Another big expense…

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Memphis November Events: What’s Going on this Month?

Memphis November Events: What’s Going on this Month?

Memphis November events are wide-ranging, including Thanksgiving celebrations and community activities. From the local Indie Film Fest to a comic convention, there is truly something for everyone. Hop in your car and explore the area. According to I Love Memphis, one of the most popular events for people to attend is the upcoming Indie Memphis Film Festival from November 1st-7th. Featuring films from local and regional artists, this event is currently in its 19th year. The Indie Memphis organization is…

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Labor Day Activities in Memphis

Labor Day Activities in Memphis

It’s no secret that Memphis, Tennessee is home to dozens of popular attractions that draw visitors from around the world. Attractions range from a cultural history to a legend’s personal home. Here are several incredible Labor Day activities in Memphis. Beale Street – There are few places that provide a greater look at history and culture than Beale Street. Boasting attractions like the headquarters of Civil War General Ulysses Grant to the birthplace of rock ‘n roll, Beale Street has…

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See REO Speedwagon at Live at the Gardens

See REO Speedwagon at Live at the Gardens

Some musicians have it and lose it, while others start rock-n-rolling but never stop. Count REO Speedwagon among the latter. They hit the scene 40 years ago and started churning out hit after hit, including “Keep on Lovin’ You” and “Can’t Fight This Feeling.” After all was said and done, they would have thirteen Top 40 hits. They have sold over 40 million records to date. Luckily for us, they haven’t thrown in the towel yet. In fact, you can…

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3 Can’t-Miss Acts at the Live at the Garden Summer Concert Series

3 Can’t-Miss Acts at the Live at the Garden Summer Concert Series

If there are two things that encompass the spirit of summer, they would be nature and music. Memphis is a city that has an abundance of both! The best place to experience the natural beauty and music of the city is at the Live at the Garden Summer Concert Series. Every year, the series brings together some of the most talented acts in the music industry. You are not going to want to miss these three entertaining acts at the…

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Celebrating the King Holiday: Remembering MLK Jr.

Celebrating the King Holiday: Remembering MLK Jr.

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day is right around the corner. On January 18th, we celebrate one of the most important men in American history. Known for his role in the Civil Rights Movement in the 1950s and 1960s, Dr. King Jr. helped revolutionize the way we deal with race in this country. The King Holiday is often considered a “teach-in,” a day in which to learn and remember. Individuals should strive to remember the deeds of Dr. King, but also…

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Keep Holiday Decoration Safety in Mind This Year as You Deck the Halls

Keep Holiday Decoration Safety in Mind This Year as You Deck the Halls

Holiday decorations may be one of the most festive and celebrated traditions of the year, but they can also be dangerous. Fireplaces, broken lights, and pesky pets can all cause problems. Avoid a decoration disaster this year by following these holiday decoration safety tips: Keep natural trees far away from heat sources (especially the fire place!), or opt for an artificial, fire-resistant tree. Be sure that none of your old lights have fringed wires before you reuse them. When climbing…

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