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Things to See and Do in Memphis

From museums to pottery classes, historical landmarks to haunted houses, there is something for everyone in Memphis. Enjoy this comprehensive listing of the attractions Memphis has to offer.
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  9. Walking in Memphis (4)
  10. Annual Events and Holidays (10)

Tennessee Safari Park
Learn about this safari park that is located about an hour and a half from Memphis. Information includes location, hours, admission, and more.

Places to Have a Birthday Party in Memphis - Readers Respond
Tell us the best places to have a birthday party in Memphis, TN

Rain: A Tribute to The Beatles
The next best thing to seeing The Beatles. Rain: A Tribute to The Beatles at the Orpheum Theatre in Memphis.

New Theatre Experience in Memphis
New lighthearted theatrical entertainment in Downtown Memphis. Debut of "Fairy Tale Confidential" at Beignet Cafe in South Main.

Ho Ho Ho Burlesque Show
Review of Memphis Roller Derby's Ho Ho Ho Burlesque Show. Memphis Roller Derby secures a spot on Santa's naughty list with their biggest fundraiser. Annual burlesque show at the Hi-Tone featured DJ Steve Anne, Memphis Raqs, and the Stunning Cunning Band.

Levitt Shell - Overton Park Shell - Memphis Shell
Information on the Levitt Shell, located in Overton Park in Memphis, TN

Things To Do in Millington
Millington, Tennessee is a military town just north of Memphis and is home to Naval Support Activity Mid-South. Also a family friendly town, Millington offers fun activities for the whole family. Below is just a sampling of the things there are to do in Millington.

Things To Do in Germantown
This upscale, family friendly suburb of Memphis offers plenty of fun and activities for the whole family. Below you will find some of Germantown's most popular things to do.

Things To Do in Collierville
Collierville is an upscale suburb in the southeast corner of Shelby County. Though it has a small town feel, Collierville offers recreational activities for people of all ages. Below you will find some of the fun things to do in Collierville.

Things to Do in Bartlett
Bartlett, Tennessee is a thriving community just outside of Memphis. A family oriented town, Bartlett offers recreational activities for people of all ages.

Memphis Public Library and Information Center
Information on the Memphis Public Library and Information Center

Sun Studio
All about Sun Studio in Memphis, Tennessee where Elvis Presley recorded his first songs and recording home to B.B. King, Johnny Cash, Carl Perkins, and Roy Orbison.

Coupons and Discounts
Coupons and discounts on Memphis area attractions, shopping, and services.

Must-See Memphis Attractions
Ten must-see attractions in the Memphis area.

Free Things to Do in Memphis
Things to do for free in Memphis.

Deals and Steals on Memphis Attractions
Ten of the best bargains on Memphis area attractions. Includes free and reduced admission days for the zoo, museums, sporting events, the theater, and more.

The Acoustic Spoon
A review of this entertainment cafe in midtown Memphis.

Overnight Ghost Hunts at Magnolia Manor Bed and Breakfast
Information on overnight ghost hunts at Magnolia Manor Bed and Breakfast

Old Millington Vineyard and Winery
A review of Old Millington Vineyard and Winery.

Memphis Convention & Visitors Bureau
Official website with information on attractions, services, and points of interest in the Memphis area.

Cultural Festivals in Memphis

Memphis is, without question, a diverse city. Because of the many races and cultures represented here, there are a number of cultural festivals and events that take place throughout the year. Here you will find information on these festivals including dates, times, admission, and contact information.

Day Trips From Memphis

We all want to get away now and then and experience something new. Unfortunately, our budgets and schedules do not always allow for an elaborate vacation. The good news is, there are a number of fun and unique locations in the Mid-South that you can visit and experience -- and still make it home before bedtime. Check out the day trips below for ideas and be sure to let us know if there is a good one we missed.

Day Trips from Memphis - Readers Share Their Favorites
Readers share their favorite day trip destinations from Memphis.

Best Ways to Save Money in Memphis - Money Saving Tips in Memphis - Memphis...
Readers share their best tips for saving money in Memphis

A. Schwab's Dry Goods Store
Information about A. Schwab's, a historic store in Memphis, Tennessee.

Memphis Area Bowling Alleys
There are several bowling alleys in the Memphis area from which to choose. Here is the complete listing.

Memphis Area Skating Rinks
Get locations and other information for skating rinks in the Memphis, Tennessee area.

Memphis Area Bed and Breakfasts
Get details on the bed and breakfasts in the Memphis area.

Hotels Near Beale Street
These hotels are all within walking distance of the world-famous Beale Street in Memphis, Tennessee

Memphis Landmarks at Cheekwood Botanical Gardens in Nashville
Photos of models of Memphis landmarks at Cheekwood Botanical Gardens

Must-See Music Destinations in Memphis
If you are a music lover, you won't want to miss these must-see music destinations in Memphis.

Rock 'n' Soul Museum
The tale of the creation of rock 'n' roll and soul music can be found in Memphis at the Rock 'n' Soul Museum.

Tennessee Brewery Untapped
Tennessee Brewery Untapped looks to open the community's eyes to the possibilities that exist at the historic Tennessee Brewery building downtown.

Wiseacre Brewery
Beer drinkers congregate at Wiseacre Brewery's taproom, a hot spot in the Broad Avenue Arts District where the focus is on quality Memphis-made beer.

Best Places to See Mississippi River
From hotel rooftops to parks, there are many places to view the Mississippi River. Here are the best places to view the Mississippi River in Memphis.

Beale Street Music Festival Survival Guide
Follow this Beale Street Music Festival Survival Guide to best enjoy the official start to the annual Memphis in May International Festival.

Thursdays Squared Brings Crowds to Overton Square
Thursdays Squared brings fun to Midtown Memphis' Overton Square with weekly concerts filled with food, beverages and fun.

Bikesploitation Brings Bicycle Festival Fun to Metal Museum
The fourth annual Bikesploitation festival brings bicycle fun to Downtown Memphis, with bike races, films, art and more cycling fun.

Westin Memphis Beale Street Hotel Review
The Westin Memphis Beale Street hotel sits at the center of the Downtown action, providing a sexy cool vibe along with plenty of comfortable rooms.

Hattiloo Theatre Debuts Season 9, New Facility
The Hattiloo Theatre, Memphis' only black repertory theater, is making its long-awaited move from Downtown to Overton Square in Midtown.

Beale Street Landing
Beale Street Landing makes its long-awaited debut with a celebration June 28, 2014. The riverboat docking facility sits at the foot of Beale.

Gold Strike Casino Presents "Taganai"
Gold Strike Casino presents "Taganai," a Cirque-style entertainment extravaganza that will light up the Tunica casino crowds.

Memphis Music Museums
These Memphis music museums will help visitors discover the city's rich connection to rock 'n' roll, blues and soul music.

Memphis Cotton Museum Holds Summer Family Day
The Memphis Cotton Museum, an educational resource on the role cotton plays in American culture, will open its doors July 12 for a special Family Day.

Finding Unique Memphis With The Peabody Ducks
The Peabody ducks provide one of the more unique experiences in Memphis, as visitors can watch mallard ducks marching to the lobby fountain daily.

Family Friendly Beale Street
The Beale Street Entertainment District in Memphis provides plenty of fun for adults, but there is also plenty of family friendly Beale Street fun.

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