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Local Area Events
Peabody Rooftop Parties
Start Your Weekend with the Best Rooftop Party in Memphis. If it's summertime in Memphis, The Peabody invites you to start your weekend with the best rooftop party in the city. Every April through August, the weekend kicks off on Thursday nights with hot bands, cool drinks, and sky-high views of the sun setting over the Mississippi River.
Bike Night on Beale Street
Motorcycle enthusiasts descend on Downtown every Wednesday night to be able to park on the most iconic street in America! It's all about bragging rights and strutting your stuff with amazing motorcycles of every shape, size, brand and year. Come on down to this family-friendly event, and don't forget your camera!
Memphis Brick Convention
MEMPHIS BRICK CONVENTION is coming to the Landers Center in Southaven, MS, on April 22-23, 2023! BRICK CONVENTION is an event like no other and brings all of the creative hands-on, minds-on fun of LEGO® building and experiences together in one activity - an entertainment-packed family event for children of all ages and builders of all skills and interests. A portion of the proceeds from each Brick Convention is donated to Creations for Charity. Creations for Charity is an all-volunteer nonprofit organization that buy new LEGO sets for underprivileged children around the world during the holidays.
Beale Street Music Festival
World Championship BBQ Cooking Contest
Contest held May 17 - 20th held at Tom Lee Park. Contestants from all over the country compete for the title of Best BBQ. This is a great annual event. The taste, smell and aroma of cooking BBQ will keep your mouth watering the whole time you are here. Make sure you make your reservations early as this is a busy weekend.
Arkansas Elvis Festival
Calling all Elvis fans! We are coming to Arkansas for the first time ever, bringing you the best there is. Endorsed by Graceland! We have 3 days of Elvis-filled fun on the ranch! 5 different shows featuring different Eras of the king. Some of your favorite artists, such as Dean Z, Bill Cherry, Diogo Light, and many more! Save the date for this fest which is the first of its kind.
Great American River Run
The 2023 Great American River Run will take place on Saturday May 27th over Memorial Day weekend in downtown Memphis and along the Mississippi River.Whether its the half marathon, 10K, or 5K, sign up early for the lowest registration fee of the year. The longer you wait, the more you'll pay, so register early to save! Everyone who crosses the finish line will receive a beautiful medal, race shirt and an invitation to our famous post-run after party with plenty of real food … and beer!
SAVE THE DATE FOR ELVIS WEEK 2023!
Save the date for Elvis Week 2023 - August 10-16! Join us for an incredible week of all things Elvis - including concerts, movies, Elvis tribute artist contests, panel discussions, and much more. Also, don't miss our cornerstone event, the Annual Candlelight Vigil on August 15! More to be announced soon!!