Memphis has always marched to its own beat. Pyramid in the skyline? Barbecue in an alley? Dancing ducks in a lobby? If we believe in it, we’re doing it. There’s always something new and exciting to do, someone with a story to tell, and an idea being put into motion around here – that’s what gives Memphis soul, and we’re proud of that. Stay in the loop by checking out what’s new and trending in Memphis, and don’t forget to share your story, too.

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Culture

MLK50 Symposium: Where do we go from here?

As we mark the occasion of Dr. Martin Luther King’s assassination 50 years ago this April, the community of Memphis is taking the opportunity to look back at what Dr. King did for our community all those many years ago, while also looking to the future and what it holds. Join us for “Where do we go […]

Weekly Recaps

We Are Memphis Weekly Recap

What a week it’s been for our city! For University of Memphis Basketball fans, former NBA and Memphis Tiger basketball star Penny Hardaway was named the men’s basketball coach. The New York Times visited Memphis in commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the assassination of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther Link Jr. The I AM […]

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50 miles to Memphis: A march to remember

There will be many people making a trek to Memphis at the end of March for the MLK50 commemoration, including a group of high school students from Dundee, Mississippi. A good long walk Participants in the 50 Mile March to Memphis will be walking to raise awareness and build a new sense of community along […]

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The latest updates from Memphis in May, get excited!

As the calendar turns and the weather starts to warm, it can only mean one thing: Memphis in May is on the horizon, and with that comes another opportunity to bring the world to Memphis, and Memphis to the world! Started in the early 1970s, the very first Memphis in May was created to celebrate […]

Entrepreneurship

Annual Women’s Success Summit comes back to Memphis!

Over the last decade, Memphis has experienced exponential growth. A number of factors have contributed to that growth, but most notable among them is the people that make our community go. The women of Memphis are no exception, and making sure that they are included in that progress is the mission of the ninth annual […]