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Introducing STRANGEWAZE WEDNESDAZE in the Memphis Edge

Looking for a cheap date night that gets you home before 9pm? Or maybe an excuse to get together with some coworkers or friends and avoid the crazy drivers on 240? Well, look no further!

Introducing "Strangewaze Wednesdaze"

Every Wednesday evening in May from 5:00-7:00 pm

Head to the Edge District's triangle park and Orleans Station area
(694 Madison Ave)

Best part? It's FREE!

edge district Strangewaze Wednesdaze

 

Yep, you heard us right! Strangewaze started in May ’21 as a way to bring people back to the Edge. The neighborhood lost some momentum during the pandemic so they were looking at ways to revitalize the hype again. In its first iteration it was called Hump Day Happy Hour. The participants saw about 75-100 people attend weekly. In its second year the Memphis Edge brought on Remember Media to manage the social media and saw a boost in attendance to about 500 people each week!

Strangewaze Wednesdaze is returning for the 3rd year in the row and it's going to be the biggest and best yet! 

Click here to watch a video that explains it all!

Click here to read an article about the Edge District by Choose 901

What do I get at Strangewaze Wednesdaze?

The event offers:

  • Live entertainment on two stage areas! (see weekly schedule below)
  • A makers market
  • Free food courtesy of various area food trucks (schedule below)⁠
  • FREE WINE from @rootstock_wine
  • FREE BEER from @memphismadebrew
  • FREE COFFEE from @frenchtruckmemphis
  • Complimentary axe throwing provided by @axenchill

+  A 📸 FREE 360 Photobooth sponsored by us!  @memphismomsco

More deets to know:

  • The event welcomes all ages and is family and dog friendly
  • Volunteers will be IDing at the check-in station. MUST BE 21 to claim the 2 beverage tickets!
  • 1 free food ticket -- first come, first served so arrive promptly at 5 to ensure a no-cost experience (Vendors will accept various forms of payment once the free tickets run out. Thank you for understanding!)
  • Rootstock is offering 15% discount on beer and wine in store on Wednesday evenings
  • Memphis Made created a special edition Strangewaze beer just for this weekly event!
  • Commemorative T-shirts will be available for purchase

memphis made beer for Strangewaze Wednesdaze
Memphis Made a special beer just for this weekly event!

The weekly line up:

Wednesday, May 3rd:

The band @flightattendant_band will be performing at Orleans Station ⁠
DJ @jaredjaybboyd will be at the Edge Triangle⁠ park

Free pizza provided by @rockndoughpizza ⁠
Free cupcakes provided by @muddysbakeshop

 

Wednesday, May 10th:

The band Mad Collins & Screamer will be performing at Orleans Station ⁠
DJ Ayo Tunez 1 will be at the Edge Triangle⁠ park

Food trucks : Smoke & Ice and Voodoo Cafe

 

Wednesday, May 17th:

KJ Mgmt / Doc Todd will be performing at Orleans Station ⁠
Travis Tinnin 1 will be at the Edge Triangle⁠ park

Food trucks : Sabor Caribe and Fry Guy

 

Wednesday, May 24th:

40 Watt Moon 4 will be performing at Orleans Station ⁠
Nico 1 will be at the Edge Triangle⁠ park

Food trucks : Stickem and Kaye's Pints & Scoops

 

Wednesday, May 31st:

Raneem will be performing at Orleans Station ⁠
Shelby Smith 1 will be at the Edge Triangle⁠ park

Free pizza provided by @rockndoughpizza ⁠
Free coffee provided by @frenchtruckmemphis

cheers with beer
Image courtesy of Remember Media

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