The Memphis Symphony Orchestra kicks off its 52nd season this evening with Symphony in the Gardens
at The Dixon Gallery and Gardens. Tonight s 30th Zoo Rendezvous
the zoo s largest fund-raisers and one of the biggest parties of the year has the Memphis Zoo hopping with food and drinks from area restaurants and bars and live entertainment on six stages. Tonight s India Fest 2003
at the U of M s Rose Theater is a celebration of the country 56th year of independence and includes live entertainment, Indian cuisine, exhibits, kids stuff, and Henna by Indian artists. Today kicks off the two-day Germantown Festiva
to benefit the Germantown Animal Shelter, with live music, arts and crafts, and other entertainment. And today s coolest bash is at Shangri-La Records, where Ron Hall will signing copies of his new book The Memphis Garage Yearbook, 1960-1975
, along with some of the many artists featured in the book, which is great. There will also be live performances by three of Memphis classic 1960s bands, Memphis Blazers, Changin Times, and Poor Little Rich Kids.