Stax Music Academy Handy Park Residency Thursdays this April! Dance Into the Summer

Get ready to groove to the iconic sounds of Stax Records this April! Immerse yourself in live music from the Stax Music Academy during our Dance Into The Summer series at Handy Park, taking place on Thursdays throughout April from 5 – 7 pm. The grand finale on April 25th promises an unforgettable experience, featuring all Stax Music Academy ensembles, lively games, engaging activities, and much more. FREE ADMISSION!

Join us at Handy Park on historic Beale Street, where a spectrum of entertaining activities awaits you. From live music and dancing to games, arts and crafts, there’s something for everyone. Bask in the spring air, surrounded by family and friends – just bring a lawn chair or picnic blanket, and let the festivities begin!


Handy Park Residency Dates:

  • Thursday, April 11th, 5 – 7 pm: Stax Music Academy Jazz Band, Street Corner Harmonies & Rhythm Section Ensemble
  • Thursday, April 18th, 5 – 7 pm: Stax Music Academy Rhythm Section Ensemble & Satellite Band
  • FINALE: Thursday, April 25th, 5 – 7 pm: All Stax Music Academy Ensembles

Handy Park, 200 Beale St, Memphis, TN 38103

Admission is free, and so is the fun! Don’t miss this opportunity to celebrate the onset of summer with Stax Music Academy at Handy Park.