Friday update

The Memphis Flyer reports on a proposed lake next to Uptown’s Snuff District as well as a floating entertainment dock next to Cobblestone Landing. Both are legislative projects proposed by Rep. Steve Cohen to attract visitors to the riverfront. The lake would be created by damming the Wolf River.

There will be a dog festival at Grind City Brewing Co. Sunday 12 to 4.

DJ Tree and DJ Mylon will play BarWare Saturday night.

SEC news: There’s a feud going on between Alabama head football coach Nick Saban and Texas A&M coach Jimbo Fisher. Saban told a group this week that Texas A&M scored the top recruiting class in the country because it “bought every player” with NIL deals.

Alexis Taylor, Dandelion Williams, Kat Iris, Anna Grace Beatty, and Rheagen Skelton play South Main Songwriters Night tonight at 7 at 550 South Main.

Today is National Pizza Party Day.

Tomorrow from 1 to 7 is the Beale Street Artcrawl.

Bonnie Raitt plays the Orpheum tomorrow.

That’s all for now. Back tomorrow with more news.