Now is the Time. Memphis is the Place.

, / 2072 Comments

Get Tix Now: Mempho Music Fest at Shelby Farms Park

Photo: Shelby Smith
SHARE

The Mempho Music Fest has been announced for October 6th and 7th at Shelby Farms Park.

The inaugural festival will be the first major music festival held at Shelby Farms Park and will have two days of music:
Friday, October 6th
  • Cage the Elephant
  • Cold War Kids
  • Bishop Briggs
  • Southern Avenue
  • Dan Luke & the Raid
Saturday, October 7th  
  • Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit
  • Anderson .Paak & The Free Nationals
  • Steve Cropper & Friends
  • Booker T. Stax Revue
  • Robert Randolph & The Family Band
  • Hard Working Americans
  • The Weeks
  • Jojo’s Slim Wednesday
“The roots of American music can be clearly traced directly to Memphis. The first annual MEMPHO Music Festival is being launched with a distinct purpose to pay homage to our community’s unique role in shaping and influencing global music culture,” said Memphis native Diego Winegardner, Founder and CEO of Big River Presents, the promoter behind Mempho Fest.
Taking place just north of the heart of the park and with two stages of music and culinary options for every taste and budget, MEMPHO will offer attendees an abundance of great music, food and nature. The menu will of course include Memphis’ legendary barbecue, as well as a wide array of beer, wine, and cocktails.
Chuck Leavell, legendary keyboard player for the Rolling Stones and founder of the Mother Nature Network (MNN), said; “As a special advisor to MEMPHO, I’m proud to help bring one of the greatest musical cities in the world a new kind of music festival. The setting is spectacular and the talent line-up is top notch with a combination of great new artists and some established fan favorites. As an environmentalist, I’m also very pleased that everyone involved has a high sensitivity to keeping the event clean and green, and in harmony with nature.”

Ticket Info:

  • Friday General Admission Tickets: $40.00
  • Saturday General Admission Tickets: $50.00
  • Two-day General Admission Tickets: $79.00
  • Single Day VIP Package: $150.00
  • Two-Day VIP Package: $200.00

>>Get tickets now<<

Join the event page for updates.

Get more info about the festival here and follow on Facebook.

Well, ok, not everything, but we try to keep a close pulse on the great things going on in the city, and it is our joy to share those things with you, three times a week (Monday, Wednesday, and Friday). No spam, cross our hearts.