It is with extreme sorrow that we announce that Corderius Meriweather, passed away yesterday evening from a car accident. Corderius’ mom, Adrian, works at Huey’s Poplar, his dad, Antonio, works at Huey’s Collierville and Folks Folly, and his brother, DeAndre Bramlett, works Downtown. The wake will be held on Saturday, March 21, 2014 from 9:00 to 11:00 am. United Community Outreach Church 2821 Range Line Road Memphis TN 38127 901-358-7675 Funeral services will immediately follow at 11:00 am at the Church. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family during this difficult time.
We are sickened by the loss of our sweet employee Tina Maher and her fiancé David Wyatt, who tragically died in a car accident Tuesday evening. Tina has worked for Huey’s Southaven for close to 10 years, alongside her dad Mike (Kitchen Manager) and sister April (server). She is loved by all of her co-workers. Her adventurous and fun spirit always led to great stories. She was a loving mother, and always high spirited and full of surprises. Tina leaves behind 4 children: ages 9 years to 9 months. A GoFundMe page has been set up to help with the...Read More
For the second year in a row, members of our Huey’s staff have come together to donate their time and money to feed the homeless Christmas lunch. This year we partnered with local nonprofit Eat Memphis to provide lunches to over 130 guests at Huey’s Downtown. Each guest recieved turkey, dressing, green beans, sweet potatoes, gravy, and cookies. Thanks to all of the volunteers, the homeless were able to sit in a warm building with hot food, drinks, and great service. The kids all helped the homeless to their tables and kept their cups filled. Cortez and Jessica with Eat...Read More
We are deeply saddened to hear about the sudden loss of Raymond Mansfield, a member of our Huey’s family and kitchen crew member at Huey’s Poplar. Join us for his Celebration of Life ceremony at 2pm this Saturday, December 13th at Whitten Memorial Baptist Church (6773 Macon Road 38134). Raymond’s family is in our thoughts and prayers.
Huey’s is a proud sponsor of Rock For Love and big supporter of Church Health Center. Each year, we participate in this fun event, one of the Church Health Center’s biggest fundraisers all year along. Our participation this year was two-fold: We hosted the Kick-Off Show and joined in the fun during the Kid’s Show. Huey’s Midtown hosted the Kick-Off Show the Sunday before the music festival began on August 31st. The Chaulkies jammed from 4pm-7pm. Church Health Center was present to pump up the show and give away swag, and we ran beer specials that day to raise an extra $268.00...Read More
It all started with one phone call. Huey’s Poplar decided that it was time to take the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, and they wanted to challenge another store. Next thing you know, all 8 locations had taken the challenge, plus the home office as well. Here is a breakdown of how this week went: 1. On Tuesday, August 19th, Huey’s Poplar took the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. They, in turn, challenged Huey’s Collierville. 2. On Wednesday, August 20th, Huey’s Collierville accepted the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. They then challenged Huey’s Germantown. 3. On Thursday, August...Read More
As many of you know, we host annual frill pick contests at each of our locations. Once a year, we knock down the picks and hold a contest, which raises money for the Memphis Zoo. Along with our customer frill pick contest, we also hold a behind the scenes employee frill pick contest as well. In short, the employee that raises the most money for the Memphis Zoo during the store’s annual frill pick contest wins a prize. Huey’s Downtown just wrapped up another successful frill pick contest, which in total raised $1354.00 for the Memphis Zoo. The employee that raised...Read More
Huey’s Midtown is excited to welcome the outstanding and overwhelmingly talented JP Soars and the Red Hots to our stage on Sunday night, August 31st at 8:30pm. JP Soars is not a typical blues guitarist. He has a diverse musical background that encompasses a multitude of influences, such as T-bone Walker, Muddy Waters, Tito Puente, Miles Davis, Hank Williams, Black Sabbath and Slayer. Soars toured the globe and recorded several records with some of the most extreme metal bands in the world before finding his home in the blues. It is these attributes that are giving Soars an instantaneously recognizable style....Read More
Interested in winning a $100 Huey’s gift card and giving back to The Memphis Zoo at the same time? Our Huey’s Downtown Frill Pick Contest starts today and runs through the whole month of July! You spent all year shooting those frill picks up into the ceiling, and now it’s time to knock em down! Want some tips on how to stick your frill picks in the ceiling? Check out our video.
We are excited to be featured in “Memphis on a Budget“, an article that came out today from USA Today focused on visiting Memphis on a budget. USA Today listed us as one of the top places to dine in Memphis for under $10 each, alongside Memphis greats such as Gus’ Fried Chicken, Jerry’s Sno Cones, Mosa Asian Bistro, and Bryant’s Breakfast. Even as Memphians, sometimes we forget about some of the fun times we can have in our city for cheap, or we are constantly discovering new places. Read the article, and discover a few new ideas on how...Read More