Latest Past Events

Free Black History Month Family Day

Stax Museum of American Soul Music 926 E. McLemore Ave, Memphis

Admission during that time is free for everyone. Children of all ages are treated to: Family Day gives visitors access to the entire museum, which has a newly renovated introductory theater, lobby, gift shop, and lounge. The regular $15 admission fee is waived for everyone 1-5 pm.

Class of ’74, Part One: The Songs of “Written In Their Soul” with Henderson Thigpen, Songwriter

Memphis Listening Lab at Crosstown Concourse 1350 Concourse Ave.; 2nd Floor, Memphis

In 1974, Henderson Thigpen, along with co-writers Eddie Marion and James Banks, authored “Woman to Woman” for Shirley Brown. The song became Stax Records’ final #1 hit and a timeless classic with ongoing appeal to listeners from all walks of life. This song, plus several others penned by Thigpen, are celebrated in the GRAMMY-nominated Written In Their Soul, […]

Soulsville Holiday Party: In the Christmas Spirit with The MDs

Stax Museum of American Soul Music 926 E. McLemore Ave, Memphis

Christmastime around the offices at 926 E. McLemore was always a hectic time, from planning parties and fundraising concerts to making sure that the company chose the "perfect" gifts for its many friends in the music business. Join former Stax Records Director of Publicity Deanie Parker and Stax Museum Director Jeff Kollath for a conversation […]