Memphis has professional sports, great live music venues, and amazing greenspaces:
Memphis Grizzlies Basketball, Memphis Redbirds Baseball, Levitt Shell, Overton Park, Shelby Farms Greenline, Shelby Farms Park, Beale Street, Peabody Hotel, Graceland, Pink Palace, Brooks Museum of Art, Dixon Art Gallery, Libertyland Disc Golf Course, Memphis Escape Rooms, Rec Room, Find Memphis Murals.
Eat & caffeinate
Memphians take pride in great local restaurants. Skip the chains and eat local!
Memphis Specials: Gus’s Fried Chicken, Central BBQ, Huey’s Burgers, Memphis Pizza Cafe, Mot & Ed's Southern Eatery, Caritas Village, Uncle Lou’s Fried Chicken, Aldo’s Pizza, Chings Wings, The BBQ Shop, Elwood’s Shack, Trolley Stop Market, Pyro’s Pizza, Las Delicias, Casablanca, Soul Fish Cafe, Payne’s BBQ, Belly Acres, Golden India, Pho Binh, Phuong Long, The HM Dessert Lounge
See & Learn
These are must-visit attractions that are rich with American history:
Redeemer Lubbock - Texas Tech University, March 2017
The National Civil Rights Museum is a staple of the Serve901 experience! The museum is a unique and powerful learning experience that focuses on the American Civil Rights Movement. It is located at the former Lorraine Motel where Martin Luther King Jr. was assassinated on April 4, 1968.
University of Wisconsin-Madison, January 2016
This group visited the Lester Community Center Grizzlies court that was made possible by Memphis's flagship professional sports franchise. The Grizzlies redid these outdoor courts in the fall of 2015 because Memphis is a Hoops City and these outdoor courts are home to some of the country's future Final Four stars.
Creighton University, October 2017
Exploring Beale Street is a must when coming to Memphis. While it's known for being a great time, it also has a rich history that has inspired musicians, storytellers, and visitors for decades. Don't miss it.
University of Alabama-Birmingham, March 2016
Asking locals where to go sends you to the cash-only gems like Jerry's Sno Cones. These recommendations rarely disappoint. When you're there, try the Wedding Cake Supreme!
Vanderbilt University, NOVEMBER 2015
Memphis and barbecue are synonymous! Things you should know: Memphis BBQ sandwiches have slaw; we also like dry rub on wings, ribs, or chicken; and BBQ nachos and BBQ spaghetti are things we love. Try it all!