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MemShop: Holiday Pop-Up Market at Overton Square

Loeb Properties, Cosmic Coconut, Indie Style Market, Sache, the City of Memphis, the Mayor’s Innovation Delivery Team, and Overton Square have partnered to present the MEMShop Holiday Pop-Up Market at Overton Square, from Dec. 6 – Dec 23. The market will feature over 40 local creatives, makers, artists and artisans, along with live entertainment, a community cafe, and a holistic arts center offering an array of classes and tasty treats.

Unveiled by Mayor A C Wharton earlier this month, MEMShop is the first in a series of events aimed at incubating new businesses and helping existing businesses grow, while creating a fresh environment for communities by activating vacant commercial spaces and offering exciting new retail experiences. Market hours are: Thursdays – 4pm to 8pm; Fridays – 10am to 8pm; Saturdays -10am to 8pm; and Sundays – 10am to 6pm.

Here is a schedule of the different classes/events being offered for this final weekend:

Thursday, December 20th

  • 6:30-7:45 PM. Hooper Troopers
  • 6:30-7:45 PM. Hallie, Southern Girl’s Guide to Yoga ($10)
  • MUSIC: 6-8 Singa B (FREE)

Friday, December 21st

  • 12:00 -1:15 PM. Olivia, Kundalini yoga. ($10)
  • MUSIC: 6-8 PM. Craig Davis (FREE)

Saturday, December 22nd

  • 11-11:45 AM. Kid’s Yoga with Greta, Ages 4+ ($10)
  • 11:30 AM: Bring the whole family for holiday Storytelling with Elaine Blanchard, sponsored by the Office of Community Affairs. (free)
  • 2 PM: Grizzlie pop-up comes to MEMShop!
  • 4:00 – 5:15 PM. Kunalini Yoga with Stephanie ($10)
  • 5:30 PM: Trash to Treasure with artist Frankd.Robinson, sponsored by the Office of Community Affairs. (free)
  • MUSIC: 6-8 PM. Megan Myles (FREE)

Sunday, December 23rd

  • 12:30 – 1:15PM. Kid’s Yoga with Greta, Ages 4+ ($10)
  • 3:30 – 5:00PM. Osho Movement Meditation with Karen ($10)
  • MUSIC: 2 – 4 PM. Paul Taylor (FREE)
  • 4 – 6 PM. Caleb Sweazy (FREE)
  • Special closing night toast and refreshments starting at 5 PM.

For more information, including events, merchants and performances, check out MemShop on Facebook.


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