The Memphis Sports Council is dedicated to helping to make your event as great as it can be. 


By utilizing our network of local services, your group can take advantage of opportunities usually reserved only for Memphis residents. Local sports leagues, sporting goods stores, city and neighborhood organizations, government and media relations, visitor guides, communications and marketing  you name it. In addition, we can help you find hotelsattractions and dining options for your team.
A 227,000-square-foot indoor sports and event complex that will support a 700,000-square-foot, private mixed-use development is planned for the Memphis Fairgrounds.

Sports Market

Malvin Gipson
Malvin Gipson
Executive Director, Memphis Sports Council
Holly Townsend
Holly McElyea
Small Meetings/ Family Reunion/ Sports Sales Manager
JJ Greer
JJ Greer
Sales Manager - Sports and Events
Pierre Landaiche
Pierre Landaiche
Project Manager, Memphis Sports Hall of Fame
The Memphis Sports Hall of Fame and Experience will be opening a free exhibit at Autozone Park to honor Memphis' top athletes, coaches, administrators and contributors while exposing a new generation of athletes to Memphis’ rich sports tradition.