MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Former Memphis Grizzlies star and Staxtacular co-founder Shane Battier and his wife Heidi gear up to Grit, Grind & Groove as special guests of Staxtacular 2018 for the Stax Music Academy 7 p.m. to midnight Jan. 27 at the Stax Museum of American Soul Music.
The event will be co-hosted by Memphis Grizzlies star Mario Chalmers and Paije Speights.
Tickets are $175 per person and may be purchased at the Stax Museum (926 E. McLemore Ave), online by clicking HERE, or by calling 901-261-6336.
All proceeds from Staxtacular 2018 will benefit the Stax Music Academy, which inspires young people and enhances their academic, cognitive, performance, and leadership skills by utilizing music with an intense focus on the rich legacy and tradition of Stax Records. Approximately 80 percent of Stax Music Academy students attend via scholarships provided by the Soulsville Foundation through fundraising efforts such as Staxtacular.
Now in its 13th year, Staxtacular has raised more than $1 million for the Stax Music Academy. This year, guests will:
- Dance to live music by the Stax Music Academy, Stax Music Academy Alumni Band, and special DJs
- Mobile bid in our online and silent auctions and bid in our surprise live auction
- Indulge in the many open bars and Southern cuisine with a twist
- Relax at the coffee & espresso bar
- Enjoy complimentary valet parking (all guests)
For media inquiries, contact Tim Sampson at 901-261-6324 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
To inquire about becoming a sponsor of Staxtacular 2018, contact Christy Valentine at 901-261-6332 or email@example.com.
# # #