The Secret Order of the Boll Weevils request your presence at the Boll Weevil Party honoring the King, Queen and President of Carnival Memphis! Join the “Mischief Makers of Carnival” for their annual GREEN bash at Young Ave Deli (2119 Young Ave) on May 4, from 5-8pm. Music by Gerry Finnery & Friends and green cocktail attire is suggested. Tickets include food and OPEN BAR and will be $60 in advance and $70 at the door.
Join 2019 Carnival King, Queen, and President for the biggest week of Carnival Memphis!
Carnival and Krewe Royalty, Boll Weevils, and others will be visiting various nonprofits, including the Carnival Children's Charities, throughout the week. The schedule for these "Day Runs" will be posted here when announced.
Krewes will host "Clubroom" parties Sunday-Thursday nights. Check events for more info.
The annual Carnival check presentation to the Children's Charities will be on Wednesday, June 5.
Read more about the 2019 Carnival Memphis Children's Charities.
All are invited to attend this fun event hosted by the Grand Krewe of Phoenix at Zaman Grotto (7818 East Holmes Road). Anyone can enter the karaoke competition, or you can cheer on our new royalty group as they compete against the other krewes in a variety of categories. Tickets are $60 at the door and include hors d'oveures and OPEN BAR. Check out the Facebook event for more info, song lists and rules.
Presented by Carnival Memphis and the Grand Krewes, this Children’s Charities fundraiser is located in the exciting new Crosstown Concourse Theater (1350 Concourse Ave). It's a night to play.party.give! Everyone is invited to this super fun event with extensive silent auction and many Ptolemy members will attend! The event is cocktail attire and your $100 ticket includes admission, beer and wine. Check out the Facebook event or add to your Google Calendar or buy tickets now!
Help Ptolemy make a difference and consider donating at least one item to the K4K silent auction. There is no donation too large or small. Please email Ptolemy Chair Joe Gordon with questions or to donate item(s). There will not be a wine pull this year, but there will be lots of great silent auction items to bid on!
All members are invited support our new Ptolemy Royalty group as they perform in this unique skit competition at Al Chymia Shrine (5770 Shelby Oaks Dr). $60 ticket includes entertainment and hors d'oveures. Dress is exactly as it sounds, black tie with tennis shoes – you can even enter your own whacky decorated shoes for judging if you want! View the invitation or add to your Google Calendar.
This annual fundraiser for the Carnival Children's Charities is hosted by the Royal Society of Queen Bees at Sheffield Antiques Mall (684 W Poplar Ave). Anyone is welcome to attend this event and your $25 ticket at the door includes drinks and snacks plus discounted shopping and fun prizes. Check out the Facebook event, view the invitation or add to your Google Calendar.
Join the Grand Krewe of Ptolemy for the best party of the year as we reveal and celebrate our 2019-2020 Royalty Group at the University Club of Memphis (1346 Central Ave).
Wear your finest black tie attire and enjoy entertainment by The Dantones, hors d’oeuvres, beer and wine included with your $60 ticket (cash liquor bar available). Each paid Ptolemy membership includes two tickets (plus ones may not be gifted, member must be present to use tickets). Guest tickets can be purchased here or they will be available at the door.
Break out that 80’s attire and big hair for Ptolemy's Clubroom party on Thursday, June 7 at the University Club! This is one of our most fun parties and you won’t want to miss it. Two tickets are included with your membership and additional tickets will be available for purchase at the door for $60 each. Open bar includes beer and wine, plus cash liquor bar available. View the invitation. If you have not received yours in the mail, please contact Scribe Kate Bass to correct your mailing address.
The Krewes of Ennead, Luxor, Ptah and Sphinx will host their annual "Quad Clubroom" on Wednesday, June 6 at Memphis Botanic Garden. $50 per person includes hors d'oeuvres and cash bar and the attire is Safari Cocktail. View the invitation.
This event honors the Royal Court of Carnival Memphis and is a fun way to kick off Carnival Week! Great music from Mark Anderson’s Party Train will accompany a fantastic night of dancing, hors d’oeuvres and a cash bar. Admission (2 tickets) and all the candied bacon you can eat are included with your Ptolemy membership. View the Facebook event.
Ptolemy does a big pre-party for this event and then travels to the Hunt & Polo Club together around 7:00pm. Companion Guard members Ruthie & Micah Layman have generously offered to host the pre-party at their home (3705 Mimosa Ave) starting at 5:00pm. BYOB and appetizers will be provided compliments of your Board.
The elaborate presentation of the King and Queen of Carnival with the Royal Court and the Grand Krewes is the party of the year! This White Tie ball includes the coronation ceremonies as well as cocktails, dinner and dancing to fantastic music. View the Facebook event.
The Secret Order of the Boll Weevils request the honor of your presence at the Boll Weevil Party honoring the King, Queen and President of Carnival Memphis! Join the “Mischief Makers of Carnival” for their annual GREEN bash at Avon Acres (behind Central BBQ on Summer Ave) on May 12, from 8-11pm. This is a fun event that Ptolemy royalty and many members will attend! Music by The Super Five and green cocktail attire suggested. Tickets include food and OPEN BAR and will be $70 in advance and $80 at the door.
Please come and cheer on Ptolemy as they compete in this year's Phoenix Games – think adult field day with booze! The event will be at the Mid-South IEC (2814 Stage Center Drive) and begin at 10am. This is a family friendly event. Admission is $35 for adults and $15 for children (12 and under). Lunch, beer, soft drinks, and water are included in the ticket price.
If anyone has any "Phoenix Bucks" they've received over the past year, please contact Queen Kat Scoggin to turn them in before May 5.
Our new 2018-2019 Royalty group invite you to join them at the Krewe of Phoenix’s annual karaoke party at Zaman Grotto on April 7. $55 per person includes entertainment, hors d'oveures and an OPEN BAR! This event is casual with “Sock Hop” attire requested!
You’re invited to sing as well! Ptolemy’s new Royalty would especially love to have additional entries in the female solo, male solo and duet categories. If you are interested in performing, please contact Queen Kat Scoggin at QueenCleoXIX@gmail.com. There will be trophies!! People's Choice votes will be available for $1 each, so bring your dollar bills!
Check out the Facebook Event for more info.