Party at the Peabody Hotel

Music at the Peabody Rooftop Parties. Photo Credit: Justin Fox Burks

Live music and parties on the rooftop of the Peabody Hotel every week during the summer. Photo by Justin Fox Burks.

Summertime weekends start on Thursday night at The Peabody Hotel with hot bands, cool drinks and awesome views of the sun setting over the Mississippi River. 

This year, parties on the rooftop of The Peabody Hotel begin Thursday, April 16. Come out and see Memphis-based pop cover band Hollywood and a special performance by GRAMMY Award winner, Shaggy. Shaggy is best known for his hit singles “Boombastic” and “It Wasn’t Me”. The dancehall reggae artist is currently on tour in support of his latest single “I Need Your Love.” 

Named among the "Top 10 Rooftop Bars" by Gadling.com and voted "Best Pick Up Joint" by the Memphis Flyer, rooftop parties at the Peabody Hotel are every Thursday night through August 13. Doors open and the house DJ begins at 6pm. Ladies and hotel guests get free admission before 7 p.m. Weekly admission is $10 - $15 and shows finish around 11 p.m. Each week features a themed snack buffet and drink specials.

2015 Peabody Rooftop Entertainment Lineup
  • April 16: Hollywood with special performance by Shaggy ($15 admission)
  • April 23: Walrus
  • April 30: The Brad Birkedahl Band with special performance by Cash Cash ($15 admission)
  • May 7: Twin Soul with special performance by Andy Grammar ($15 admission)
  • May 14: Ghost Town Blues Band
  • May 21: The Molly Ringwalds
  • May 28: Swingin’ Leroy
  • June 4: Frankie Hollie & The Noise
  • June 11: Seeing Red
  • June 18: The DMP Band
  • June 25: Transit
  • July 2: The 17th Floor
  • July 9: Star & Micey with Tyrannosaurus Chicken
  • July 16: The 5th Kind
  • July 23: Your Girlfriend
  • July 30: The Dantones
  • August 6: The M80s
  • August 13: Ingram Hill

VIP Passes for the 2015 season are available at the door for $150 and include passes to all 18 parties, access to a VIP lounge and weekly event valet parking. VIPs are treated to special food tastings from Peabody chefs, additional drink specials and discounts. 

For more information about The Peabody Hotel or rooftop parties in Downtown Memphis, see their website