The Cotton Museum will be closed all day on Wednesday, July 4, 2018, for the observance of Independence Day. We encourage you to join the celebration by joining in the many activities being offered by our downtown neighbors:
*Memphis Redbirds 4th of July Celebration, AutoZone Park, July 4, 6:35 p.m., $9+, all ages/kid-friendly
Celebrate America’s pastime at the Redbirds v. on Wednesday, July 4. They’ll have fireworks and a jersey auction, and special cookout tickets that include an all-you-can-eat burgers and hot dogs buffet; those tickets are $20 for Field Box or $23 for Dugout seats.
*4th of July Celebration, Mud Island River Park, July 4, 6 p.m. – ’til, free to enter, all ages/kid-friendly
Celebrate 4th July on the Memphis riverfront. Bring the whole family for rides, games, a splash pad, music, and food and drink for sale on Mud Island, plus fireworks at 9:15 p.m. Canoe and kayak rentals will be available for $20/hour, or you can bring your own Kayak for a $10 launch fee.
* Peabody Rooftop Fireworks Viewing, July 4, 5 p.m. – 10 p.m., free, all ages
Watch the downtown Memphis 4th of July fireworks from the rooftop of the historic Peabody Hotel. They’ll have snacks and drinks available for purchase. This is a chill, family-friendly affair, so don’t get it confused with a Rooftop Party. No cover charge, but please leave chairs and coolers at home for this one.
The museum will reopen on Thursday, July 5th, at 10AM.
See you then!
The Cotton Museum Team