The Edge District

Downtown and Midtown collide in the neighborhood where the sound of Rock 'n' Roll was born. 

 

SUN STUDIO

The trailblazing recording studio that blended gospel, rockabilly, and soul to create the rock ‘n’ roll genre and birth the careers of legends like Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash and Jerry Lee Lewis while influencing thousands more music artists over the last 70 years.
Tour Sun Studio
 

TROLLEY STOP MARKET

Eat and shop local at this marketplace that includes breakfast, lunch, dinner and Sunday brunch sourced from area farmers. The store includes a year-round mini farmers market, artisan goods and crafts.
Visit Trolley Stop Market
 

HIGH COTTON BREWING CO.

Its name honors our city’s rich Southern heritage while its collection of craft beers are amongst the most popular in the city. Find High Cotton’s brews at over 90 locations throughout the city or schedule visit to the taproom and tour the impressive facility.
Tour High Cotton Brewing Co
 

ST. BLUES GUITAR WORKSHOP

All of St. Blues guitars are made right here in the home of the blues, birthplace of rock 'n' roll. And if Jimmy Page from Led Zepplin asks you to refurbish all of his instruments, you know you have a good thing going. 
Shop for your next five string
 

EVELYN & OLIVE

What do you get when you mix a gent from Kingston and a gal from Memphis? Delicious Southern Jamaican fusion. From jerk chicken wings to catfish and grits, the seasonings at Evelyn & Olive will keep you coming back for more.
Dine in at Evelyn & Olive
 

RELAX H20

Take a break from exploring the city and relax with an aqua massage. RelaxH2O offers massages in dry water massage beds or massage chairs, an oxygen bar, and an infrared sauna. So kick off those blue suede shoes and enjoy a little R&R with a RelaxH20 spa package. 
Unwind at RelaxH20

Rock 'n' roll was birthed in the Edge. Visit the studio that started it all during your visit to Memphis.

The Dizzy Bird  / The Den

You'll find a variety of live music from blues to trap jazz at Dizzy Bird Music Hall Wednesday through Saturday nights. On Mondays The Dizzy Bird turns into The Den where you can experience poetry, music and art at The Word, Memphis' longest running open mic night.
Experience The Dizzy Bird 

Club Spectrum

An LGBTQ friendly night club with DJs that will get you dancing on two separate dance floors to Top 40, EDM and Hip Hop. Check out their event calendar for themed parties and drag show performances.  
Dance the night away