Welcome to the South Forum Festival. The outdoor, one-day festival is a Powell Renaissance / Warren & Lee joint venture, organized and hosted by Ashby Taylor, Mitchell Taylor and Anton Mack. The festival will take place on Saturday, July 2, 2016 from 11:00 am until 7:00 pm at the Foundry, a new outdoor venue located at 161 Vance Avenue in downtown Memphis, Tennessee. The inaugural festival will have great music with a DJ, fun games for adults and kids, and an outdoor movie screen, in addition to retail, food, beer and drink sales. The festival will be outdoors and will take place - rain or shine.
The Festival is designed to bring the downtown, midtown and suburban residential communities together for a day of fun, family and festivities on a holiday weekend. The Festival will join the growing number of events in a revitalized downtown Memphis. An indoor VIP Lounge for special guests by invitation will be hosted adjacent to the festival at Century House, a private residence. VIP guests will have continuous access to the festival venue.
Festival admission will be $5.00 for adults and kids over the age of seven (7). Children under 7 will be admitted free of charge with an supervising adult. The VIP Lounge admission is $50-70, which includes all indoor amenities, music, screenings, food and drinks. Free on-street parking is readily available in close proximity to the venue.