Cooper Young Business News

  • Cooper Young Unwrapped Decoration Contest – December 4

    Cooper Young Unwrapped is when all the businesses in Cooper Young get together to create a Christmas wonderland complete with lights, twinkles and sparkle galore. Kickoff the holidays with us on Thursday, December 4 from 5 - 9 p.m. Neighborhood businesses will be open late to offer discounts on dining, drinks, retail, antiques and art.

  • Book Signing at Burke’s Book Store

    Caitlin Horton and Rebecca Phillips will be at Burke’s Book Store on Thursday, December 11th, from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. to sign copies of their new book, Memphis Type History: Signs and Stories from Just Around the Corner ($39.95 hardback).

  • First Thursday Night out

    The first Thursday of every month is a fun, filled evening in your favorite Midtown hot spot.  Enjoy discounts, drawings and live music all over the neighborhood.  5 pm to 9 pm

News from the

Community Association

  • The Lamplighter – C-Y’s local newspaper

    Monthly printed issues are available on stands at local businesses throughout Midtown and can be found online as well.

  • New Plans for 883 Barksdale

    Designs represent revisions suggested by feedback on the previous plan for a two-building unit on the site. Plans to go before Board of Adjustments.

Welcome to the Neighborhood
Welcome to the Neighborhood

Make your way to the corner of Cooper and Young in Midtown Memphis and you’ll have arrived at a place both traditional and trendy, cosmopolitan and casual. You’ll discover boutique shopping and specialized retailers alongside sophisticated restaurants and happy-hour hangouts. It’s where art, culture, cuisine and commerce intersect in a fabric that weaves its way throughout this historic neighborhood to create a lifestyle district all its own.