Cooper Young Business News

  • Java Cabana hosts Hanna Star – Every Sunday

    Every Sunday 1:30-2:30 Hanna Star & the Teenage Teenagers. Java Cabana is Memphis' oldest coffeehouse and is located at 2170 Young Avenue.

  • Latest Works by Mary Long at Jay Etkin Gallery

    View latest works by Mary Long at Jay Etkin Gallery during February. Gallery is located at 942 South Cooper Street.

  • CY ART TOURS start Friday, March 6 – 6 to 9pm!

    Please join us on the first Friday of each month from 6 to 9 PM at different locations throughout the CY District for special art exhibitions at Pop-Up Galleries at numerous business locations in our unique hip neighborhood. See EVENTS below.

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.