Chibu presents Art Mixer on Main: A celebration and showcase of local artists, Friday. Art display/mix and mingle, 9-11 p.m.; after party, 11 p.m.-2 a.m. Music by DJ Jizzy JumpOff. At 300 S. Main Gallery, 300 S. Main. E-mail: email@example.com.
Cooper-Young Night Out: Business owners stay open late and dish out discounts on antiques, food, clothing, drinks, tattoos and books. 5-9 p.m. Thursday; Jeff Hulett One Man Band (6 p.m.) playing at the gazebo at Cooper & Young.
“Edwardian Elegance”: The opulent fashion of the early 1900s set forth by King Edward VII, Queen Victoria’s fashionable successor. Exhibit runs through Oct. 27 at Memphis Pink Palace Museum, 3050 Central. Call 901-636-2362.
“Elmwood 101”: A 90-minute walking tour. 10:30 a.m. Saturday ($15) at Historic Elmwood Cemetery, 824 Dudley. Call 901-774-3212. elmwoodcemetery.org/events.
“40 Years of Crafts Fair Exhibit”: Juried exhibit showcases work of some of the most talented and skilled craftsmen ever to participate in the Pink Palace Crafts Fair; 28 works of art from 24 different artists and craftsmen on display through Sept. 29 at Memphis Pink Palace Museum, 3050 Central. Call 901-636-2362. memphismuseums.org.
The Great Mississippi Whale Watch: A Party on the Bluff: 7-10 p.m. Saturday at National Ornamental Metal Museum, 374 Metal Museum Drive. $35 in advance, $40 at the gate.
Mid-South Fair Youth Talent Preliminary Contest: 3 p.m. Sunday at Harrell Performing Arts Theatre, 440 W. Powell Road, Collierville. harrelltheatre.org.
Munch and Learn Lecture: “From Mining to Mounting, the Allure of Diamonds” with Mednikow master jeweler Jack Leavitt. Noon-1 p.m. Wednesday. Dixon Gallery and Gardens. $7 regular Dixon admission, $5 students with ID, senior citizens age 65-up; members free. 901-761-5250. dixon.org.
National Trails Day Hike: Saturday at T.O. Fuller State Park, 1500 W. Mitchell. Guided 2-mile hike on park’s Discovery Trail. Bring hiking shoes and water. Other items may include camera, bug spray, binoculars. Hike begins and ends at Visitor Center. Call 901-543-7581 for time and details.
RiverArtsFest 2013 Poster Unveiling Party: Meet poster artist Annabelle Meacham; an evening of art, fun and light refreshments. Signed posters (as well as the original art) will be for sale. 6-9 p.m. Friday at 431 S. Main. riverartsmemphis.org.
Rolling Thunder MS 2 — Medal of Honor Ride: Patriotic program. 9 a.m. June 8 at Landers Center, 4560 Venture Drive, Southaven. Preregister at rollingthunderms2.com or call 901-828-1151 by Saturday for an event pin and a chance to win a $500 gift card. Noon escorted ride to Sam’s Town Casino. Lunch provided with entertainment by Wolf River Rednecks. Tickets $30 per person to benefit Fisher House and Defenders of Freedom.
The 18th annual Sisterhood Showcase: Doors open 9:30 a.m. Saturday and 9 a.m. Sunday at Memphis Cook Convention Center. Call 901-579-9333. SisterhoodShowcase.com.
Theatre for Hope to Benefit Hope House: Fundraiser. 7:30 p.m. Thursday at Theatre Memphis, 630 Perkins Ext. Tickets: $25. At 6 p.m., guests enjoy appetizers while bidding on 75 silent auction items (vacation getaways, gifts from local shops, more). Call 901-272-2702 ext. 206. hopehousememphis.org.
Tuesday Tour: Discover the history, art and architecture of Memphis with historian Jimmy Ogle. Meet 11:45 a.m. Tuesday at Mississippi River and cobblestone wharf (foot of Monroe). jimmyogle.com.