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Make the most of your trip to Memphis

The American South is known for its hospitality, but Memphis—filled with the songs of musicians past and present, delicious cuisine and one-of-a-kind experiences—will move you. Some say it’s the way our legends mix with what’s “new and now” in the city. Others say it’s our authenticity. Plan a trip to experience it for yourself alongside world-class golf. You’ll want to make ample time off the green to enjoy Memphis attractions, restaurants (we're not just talkin' barbecue), history, nightlife and outdoor adventure.

Recently named to Condé Nast Traveler's 23 Best Places to Go in 2023 and as the top Best U.S. Destination on a Budget by USA TODAY 10Best, Memphis is an American original—the kind of destination you’ll want to put on your bucket list whether you have a full week or just three days to spend. With new brand new hotel options, legendary music attractions, the excitement of historic Beale Street, an energized Mississippi riverfront and authentic neighborhoods packed with original restaurants and live music venues, Memphis will inspire you to create a getaway designed around golf . . . and then some.

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Live Music & Nightlife

Enjoy a city whose music roots run as deep as the Mississippi River. From the world-famous Beale Street Entertainment District to authentic neighborhoods including Cooper-Young and Overton Square, you’ll discover shrines to music legends, plus original venues where you can hear Memphis’ now generation perform. Mix in buzz-y open-air hangouts and storied dive bars, and you’re in for a good night in Memphis.

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BBQ, Breweries & More

If you’re craving BBQ, you’ll find 100-plus restaurants in Memphis, each with its own specialty. Yet, Memphis’ food scene is diverse. Sample soul food like golden-fried chicken. Pair artisan cocktails with Southern-inspired fare prepared by some of the South’s celebrated chefs. Just be sure to visit—and maybe even tour—any of Memphis’ small-batch breweries. Their award-winning beers are crafted with some of the world’s purest water—courtesy of Memphis’ natural aquifer.

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Lodging / Hotels

Now’s a better time than ever to visit Memphis—a recent wave of development has added several new accommodation options across the city. Whether you want to stay close to the tournament in the Business District, within steps of Elvis Presley’s Graceland, score luxe accommodations amidst the nightlife of downtown or treat the family to a cabin-style room inside the largest Bass Pro Shops location in the world, it’s all here in Memphis.

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Memphis Tourism

Memphis Travel is your place to find the best in Memphis attractions, restaurants (and we're not just talkin' barbecue!), places to stay, upcoming events and things to do. Hear what's happening on Beale Street, learn what's inside the Memphis Pyramid, discover the appeal of our neighborhoods and feel the thrill of our outdoor adventures.