Drumline at Memphis Tigers game

Why Memphis?

With modern sports facilities and venues, a $17B wave of development in the city, professional sports teams, signature sporting events and free services provided by Memphis Tourism's Sports Council, Memphis makes a winning choice for your next sporting event.

5 REASONS TO PLAN YOUR NEXT EVENT IN MEMPHIS

1. Our Renasant Convention Center is fresh off a $200M renovation and ready to host your event.
2. We have 227,000 SF of additional sporting event space planned for Liberty Park, kicking off with the debut of the Memphis Sports & Events Center in December 2022.
3. Memphis is an exciting, yet affordable, destination.
4. We are a 6- to 8-hour drive of 60% of the U.S. population.
5. Memphis Tourism's Sports Council provides free planning services and VIP treatment.

Defy Convention in Memphis

In Memphis, it's more than a meeting or event — it's an experience. Imagine the sounds and sights of this river city in this video, featuring the new Memphis Sports & Events Center, the fully transformed Renasant Convention Center and more.  

Tour Renasant Convention Center

Discover the $200M transformation of Downtown Memphis' Renasant Convention Center, featuring 300,000 total square feet, the region's largest ballroom and Mississippi River views. 

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