The weather is great so drive, walk or bike over to the largest entertainment district in Midtown for this month’s First Thursday Night Out in Cooper Young. March 3rd is the night when business owners dish out discounts on everything from inspirational art and heavy metal records to Gut Bomb pizzas and mocha lattes. The fun starts at 5:00 pm and while the retail shops usually close around 9:00 pm, you can bet that these popular restaurants will be swinging for a long time after. Come early and stroll through this historically hip part of Memphis, it’s a guaranteed good time for all.
Underground Art is offering buy one piercing get ½ off next piercing – bring a friend! Toad Hall Antiques celebrates turning 8 with their Annual Storewide Sale! The party starts Thursday from 5-8 pm and continues Friday and Saturday from 10a-5p. Receive 15% off your purchase while enjoying refreshments while you shop!
Burke’s Book Store will have a Sidewalk Sale with $1 books to choose from. Painted Planet will have artist painting demonstrations and jewelry at 50% off. Take a look at the great new oil paintings from Victor Lupachev; he is a living National Treasure designee from Russia.
On the patio, Irish ballads and country covers by well-known locals Susie and Bob Salley (award winning composer and guitarist) will begin at 6:00 pm at Celtic Crossing. Get in on beer specials as well as half off the Celtic Combo. Stay awhile and enjoy Jeremy Stanfill at 10:00 pm. It is definitely patio time so skip down to Café Ole and enjoy Happy Hour Margaritas all night long!
Half-price nachos and beer specials abound at Central BBQ; check out their new deck and red roof. Soulfish and Young Avenue Deli offer a free child’s entrée with the purchase of an adult entrée. Thursday night means Trivia Night at Young Avenue Deli go enjoy specials on beer and win some prizes. Lou’s Pizza has live music in the shop and a special buy one pizza; get next one half-off. It’s open microphone night at Java Cabana as well as happy hour on all lattes.
House of Mews has 50% off approved cat adoptions and 20% off all retail purchases. Inbalance Fitness is open with a half price group fitness class as well as $2 off any punch card purchase. Do Sushi has a Special Night Out roll and just next door enjoy special discounts on appetizers at the Beauty Shop. Goner Records has discounts throughout the shop; be sure to pick up the latest Luv Clowns CD!
The Enchanted Florist welcomes you to come take a look at their shop at 820 South Cooper and enjoy 40% off all purchases while you are there! Cortona, our first Italian restaurant, is open at 948 South Cooper. Go meet David and Leslie and enjoy some homemade (to die for) roasted chicken raviolis in a walnut cream sauce!
Now is the perfect time to enjoy the patios and the funky fun you can only get into while in Cooper Young!