Star-Spangled Celebration

Star-Spangled Celebration

presented by Memphis Area Honda Dealers

July 1, 2017 | 12pm-10pm

Join us for a fun-filled day of music, food and fun, ending with a laser light spectacular at Hyde Lake! What was once an annual Memphis tradition will be returning to Shelby Farms Park, with added fun!

ADMISSION (Pre-Sale through June 30)
Park Members: $8 per person |  $20 per family of 4 ($8 per each additional family member)
Nonmembers: $10 per person | $30 per family of 4 ($10 per each additional family member)

ADMISSION (Day of Event)
Park Members: $10 per person | $30 per family of 4 ($10 per each additional family member)
Nonmembers: $12 per person | $40 per family of 4 ($12 per each additional family member)

Children 10 and under are free!

Click here to purchase tickets (additional fees apply)
Tickets may also be purchased at Lake's Edge Gift Shop 

All proceeds benefit Shelby Farms Park Conservancy.


12:30 pm Chinese Connection Dub Embassy
1:45 pm Mighty Souls Brass Band
3:00 pm Hotwired
4:15 pm Hope Clayburn's Soul Scrimmage
5:30 pm Marcella and her Lovers
6:45 pm Susan Marshall Band
8:00 pm Intermission
9pm: Grand Finale Laser Light Spectacular, featuring Memphis Wind Symphony

The Grand Finale includes the largest laser light show in Tennessee, set to "Sounds of Memphis," featuring soloists Morgan Beckford, Todd Payne and Eddie Smith.

Line-up subject to change

Festival Fun

Water Fun Inflatables: $1 per slide | $12 unlimited wristband
Water Games:  Free! 
Hosted by Memphis Pool
Giant Slip 'n Slide, Water Balloon Toss, Water Musical Chairs, Water Limbo
Eco Art + Play for Kids
Cooling Stations
(for dogs, too!)
Tomato Growing Contest: Memphis Area Master Gardener Association will host a competition to find the Mid-South's largest tomato! 

In addition to the contest, MAMGA will host these education sessions on the AutoZone Front Porch:

  • History of Heirloom Tomatoes
  • Growing Tomatoes in a Burlap Bag: How to grow the best tomatoes for the Mid-South
  • What's Chewing on My Tomatoes? Tomato pests and diseases, and what to do about them
  • How to Make Salsa with Your Kids
  • Tomato Pruning for High Yield
  • Great Tomato Recipes

Food + Drinks

Food Trucks
Beer + Wine Garden

Recommendations + Reminders

Use these tips to create the best festival experience for you and your family!

  • Blankets + chairs are recommended
  • Picnic baskets are allowed, but no coolers
  • No alcohol can be brought into the event, but it can be purchased on site at the beer + wine garden with a valid I.D.
  • Alcohol cannot be taken out of the event
  • Keep your wrist band intact and on your wrist at all times
  • Bathing suits are suggested for children participating in Water Fun Inflatables and visiting the Water Play Sprayground. Jeans are not permitted on water inflatables 
  • Dogs are welcome, but must be on leash, leash in hand at all times



Marketing | Angie Whitfield
Media | Rebecca Dailey
Sponsorship Opportunities | Chris Duncan
Volunteer Opportunities | Monique Stitts 

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