Things To Do In Memphis

Talk Like A Pirate Day Cheat Sheet

In honor of today being “National Talk Like A Pirate Day”, we put together a list of essential terms and phrases that you might hear when you run into one of those sea faring individuals. Here are some of the essentials to get you started:

Ahoy!: Hello!

Avast!: A sense of surprise — stop what you're doing and give it attention. "Wow!" or "Check it out!

Arrr!: Never argh, which is a sound of disgruntlement. There are a few things which translate as "arr," such as "yes," or "I agree." It can also be used as a term of contentment, or recognizing another pirate's cleverness.

Lad/Lass: A younger boy or girl.

Matey: A companion or friend.

Savvy: A sense of understanding. "Once ye read 'tis guide, ye'll be scurvy pirate savvy.

Smartly: Do something quickly. "Instagram me treasure smartly — and put a toaster filter, me matey!

Need something else translated? Check out and put in any phrase you need translated!

Sink me! Have a fine day ye Scallywag! (Have a great day you Scallywag!)

What's Happening Around Memphis This Weekend - September 7-9

There are some fun activities happening all around Memphis this weekend!  Here are some of the highlights we have on our calendar:

Read about all the happenings in the Midsouth here:

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Elvis Week Wrap-Up

Elvis Week 2018

Have you been celebrating the life and legacy of the "King Of Rock And Roll"? As Elvis Week comes to a close there are lots of fun activities still to be enjoyed.  

On Saturday, August 18, you can:

  1. Embark on the Mississippi Delta Blues Tour
  2. Indulge your taste buds during the Elvis Week Brunch at The Guest House at Graceland
  3. Catch TG Shepard for a special afternoon concert event
  4. Rock out to all of his greatest hits while watching Elvis in Concert.  There will even be a special appearance by TCB band member Ronnie Tutt!

Check out more information about the great events this weekend here:


5 things to do in Memphis this weekend 8/3 -8/5

There are so many great things to do in Memphis this weekend.  A few that caught our eye are:

- Swing by Autozone Park and check out a Memphis Redbirds game

- REI is having lots of fun activities all over town

- Broad Avenue is hosting a scavenger hunt

- Shelby Farms is hosting a showing of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles for their Summer Movie Series Sunday.  Cowabunga Dude!

Check out the full list of Memphis happenings this weekend here on the I Love Memphis Blog