Summer 2024

Beat the heat and find your cool at Crosstown Concourse. Whether you’re taking a refreshing splash, enjoying brews with friends, or grabbing a cool treat, there’s something to fit your vibe. Don’t let the Summer slow you down—stay cooler at Crosstown.

Cool AC & Fun for All: Family Fun at Crosstown!

We know that Summer in Memphis can be too hot to handle, and you need something fun to do with the whole family. Crosstown Concourse offers many free activities, plus plenty to eat and drink (because snacks are always a good idea), and of course that sweet AC. Spend a day the Crosstown way!


Must Do’s :

    • Start your day by grabbing a cinnamon roll at Lucy J’s and some coffee from French Truck!

    • Then, make your way out to the pop up fountain out front to cool off your toes, splash around, and enjoy the outdoors.

    • Got some work to do? Enjoy free wifi and shade to the side, while the kids splash and play the morning away.

    • Once the heat ramps up and everyone has had a fun morning, grab lunch at kid-friendly Abner’s Famous Chicken– and don’t forget their famous sauces!

    • After lunch, snag a sweet treat Mempops or Sweet Magnolia Gelato to put the perfect finish on your meal.

    • Walk off that sugar-fueled burst of energy – head up the iconic red staircase to explore the Crosstown Arts gallery!

    • While on the second floor, everyone can read a book or two on the “big steps”, where the books are sure to inspire young readers.

    • After all that fun exploring, you might need an afternoon pick me up – grab snacks from Pop-a-roos or The Mad Grocer before heading home!


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Cool Down & Catch Up: Friend Fun at Crosstown!

Spend time with your favorite people! With a wide variety of options, there’s always something to do for you and your crew at Crosstown Concourse.


Must Do’s :

    • There is always a fun upcoming event at  Crosstown Brewing! Head to their taproom for trivia, tunes, a tasty lunch or dinner from their kitchen and seasonal Summer brews to help you beat the heat.

    • Need some time with your bestie? Put your best feet forward and catch up while being pampered with a trip to Gloss for a pedicure.

    •  Trying to get in some steps without drowning in sweat? Walk and talk for your workout around the building, then cool down with a smoothie from Vibe Foods.

    • Looking for your perfect pooltime? Wash away the week when you meet up with friends at the Church Health YMCA.



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Dogs Days of Summer: Pet-Friendly Fun at Crosstown!

Bring your favorite furry friend along for the fun this Summer! Crosstown Concourse is proudly dog-friendly in most areas of the building, meaning you can both enjoy a cool afternoon out. Whether meeting up, working, reading or just getting out of the house, you’ll both enjoy the outing.


Must Do’s:

    • Dogs deserve popsicles too! Grab a MemPup at MemPops for delicious patio hangout time for people and pups.

    • Inside the Atrium? Let your pet get a sip at the waterbowl outside Sweet Magnolia.

    • If your dog needs some new duds, take your pet on a shopping spree at nearby pet supply store, Dawg Team, just across the street!



Art, Eats, & Ambiance: The Perfect Crosstown Date Night

Whether wanting to wow a summer love, or experience something new with your long-term partner, Crosstown offers many date night experiences all under one roof, allowing you to spend less time driving and more time vibing.


Must Do’s:

    • Want to impress? Pick up some flowers for your sweetheart at Mili’s Flowers and Gifts.

    • Rather than picking one kind of cuisine, meet at Global Cafe to enjoy one of Juan’s famous Mangoritas and dine al fresco, with a wide variety of global dishes for an unforgettable dining experience.

    • After a great dining experience, explore the Crosstown Arts Gallery, or check out a film screening in the Crosstown Theater!

    • Discuss all you have seen over cocktails in style at Art Bar while sampling their Summer menu.



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Get Inspired – Arts and Culture

Expand your mind and invigorate your senses with an up close art experience this Summer! Whether a long time art-afficianado, or just someone who appreciates being surprised and delighted, Crosstown offers something to inspire.


We recommend: 

    • -Explore the the current Crosstown Arts Gallery shows on the second floor, which feature local Memphians and a wide variety of mediums.

    • Take in a show at The Green Room or the Crosstown Theater– both of which offer a wide variety of genres and subjects throughout the Summer!

    •  Spin some tunes or join for a listening party at Memphis Listening Lab – they have frequent events, listed here, so you can find one that is music to your ears.

    • Intrigue your tastebuds and expand your palate with SriMus delicious offerings of wine and dairy-free, plant-based charcuterie.

    •  Take a class to expand your skills at Church Health, or attend The Mystic to recenter your spirit.



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