MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - This weekend the city of Memphis will be buzzing with runners, a parade, an opera, football, and a grand opening. If you are looking for something to occupy your Saturday, Dec. 2, this is the weekend that offers something for everyone.
In Downtown Memphis on Saturday at 8 a.m., the Memphis St. Jude Marathon will host more than 25,000 runners, and wrap up their biggest fundraiser of the year with the Kids Marathon at 1:30 p.m.
People heading to Liberty Bowl should be aware that runners with the marathon could be using East Parkway. City of Memphis suggests people attending the watch party go to the Liberty Bowl from Southern Avenue, Hollywood Street, or Central Avenue.