Suntrust Bank Invites you to Grit Grind and Groove!
Hosted for the 13th year by The Grizzlies, 2017’s Grit, Grind, & Groove gala will be held in the Soulsville Foundation’s AutoZone 'Get in the Zone' Gymnasium, the Stax Music Academy and the Stax Museum of American Soul Music.Get Tickets
The Stax Music Academy
Grit. Grind. Groove.
Hosted by Vince Carter and the Memphis Grizzlies, Staxtacular is an unforgettable event that combines the worlds of sports, music and philanthropy to benefit the vital mission of the Stax Music Academy.
Bidding for the 2017 Staxtacular Silent Auction opens on January 19th.View Auction Items
Something Fun for Everyone
Enjoy the sounds of Stax legends as you move from the Soulsville Foundation’s Get in the Zone AutoZone Gymnasium to the Stax Music Academy, to the one-of-a-kind Stax Museum of American Soul Music.
- Dance to live music in each venue provided by the Stax Music Academy, Stax Music Academy Alumni Band, and Stax recording artists Southern Avenue.
- Sample Southern cuisine paired with special craft beer and snazzy cocktails.
- Bid on items in the online silent auction.
- Play in the Broad Avenue Rec Room, providing games for all ages.
- Relax at the dessert, coffee and espresso bar.
- Enjoy complimentary valet parking for all event guests (drop off at the AutoZone 'Get in the Zone' Gymnasium).