April 12, 2016

Spring Riverfront Races

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Race along the riverfront this spring! Click the links under each race logo for info on these races making their way past the Mississippi River and through downtown this spring.   Race Judicata 5K April 16 @ 3:00 PM      Maria Montessori School Regatta and Duck Race  April 16 @ 9:30 AM – 3:00 […]

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April 12, 2016

Spring Riverfront Festivals

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Festivals have definitely made a home among Memphis’s great traditions and attractions. In the spring a good bit of those are on the city’s front doorstep, the Memphis riverfront. Peruse through this year’s list of festivals below and check out their event pages through the links in the event title. See you on the river! Maria Montessori […]

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April 12, 2016

Riverboats Return | Legendary Captain

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Riverboat Captain James Gilmer was honored during New Sardis Baptist Church’s Living Legend event February 28, 2016. Captain Gilmer is the first African American riverboat captain on the Mississippi River. Be on the lookout for a RiverFolk post about Captain James Gilmer in the near future.   Sightseeing cruises from Memphis Riverboats are back in action. […]

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