First of all I'd like to say GO G R I Z Z L I E S!!!!!!!!!! Thanks to my far-sighted friend Mary I have a coveted nosebleed seat in the Grindhouse and it is from this lofty perch that I shall behold the glory of an NBA playoff game tonight.
Secondly, if you are headed downtown tonight, as an estimated 110,000 of you are, you'd be well advised to check out THIS ARTICLE from the CA about street closures. Also, FYI, as of this morning one west bound lane of Union is blocked by MLGW trucks in a couple of spots; one from Sun Studio to about where Quetzal is and the other from just west of Danny Thomas to Fourth. I don't know if they will wrap this work up later today or if it will be on-going.
In light of the all the downtown events this weekend this week's Five Favorites are :
Five Favorite Sources For Downtown Information :
Center City Commission
Download a city map, downtown map and parking map from the MCVB
Memphis in May
FedEx Forum maps, directions, trolley and parking information
Beale Street Cam