April 09, 2018

Soccer Tournament Week 5: The Final Four

Precipitation was 0%. But participation was 100%. The 2018 Memphis Riverfront Soccer Tournament had its first day without any rain whatsoever in the semi-finals April 8, as four teams took the pitch on a partly cloudy day at Tom Lee Park. After the dust settled – OK, there wasn’t any actual dust, but we can […]

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March 27, 2018

Soccer Tournament: Elite Eight

The fourth week of the Memphis Riverfront Soccer Tournament in Tom Lee Park Sunday was much like the first three: Good soccer, lousy weather. One big difference: It was the playoffs. Eight teams took the field Sunday under a leaden sky, with temps in the low 50s and a sharp wind knifing in from the […]

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March 19, 2018

Soccer Tournament: Week Three

The mighty Mississippi claimed her first soccer ball of the 2018 Memphis Riverfront Soccer Tournament March 18. Other than that, the third week of Group play at the south end of Tom Lee Park was dramatic, suspenseful, and – if you appreciate good soccer – fun. The day rolled in overcast as play began at […]

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March 13, 2018

Soccer Tournament: Week Two

It was cold. It was windy. It was cold. It was rainy. Did I mention it was cold? Nevertheless, the hearty souls of 10 teams dressed out to hit the pitch Sunday, March 11, for Week Two of the Memphis Riverfront Soccer Tournament. At the end, a picture of the playoffs began to emerge – […]

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March 06, 2018

Soccer Tournament: Week One

Wins and losses. Sunlight and sprinkles. And a whole lot of kicking. That was the first day of the Memphis Riverfront Soccer Tournament at Tom Lee Park Sunday, March 4. From 10:30 a.m. to almost 6 p.m., 12 teams took the field, with no games ending in a tie – which means six had to […]

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January 13, 2017

Memphis Riverfront Soccer Cup 2017

The Memphis Riverfront Soccer Cup is back for its second year in Tom Lee Park on the RiverFit Soccer Field! 12 coed adult teams play on Sundays from March 5 – April 9 for a chance to be named champion. In the event of inclement weather or poor field conditions, games will be postponed until the following Saturday. Whether […]

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December 06, 2016

Fourth Bluff Ice Rink

As a part of the Reimaging the Civic Commons National Initiative, the Fourth Bluff Ice Rink is meant bring Memphis together through a shared experience in a family-fun setting! The Fourth Bluff Ice Rink is in Mississippi River Park at 51 North Riverside Drive, Memphis, TN 38103. The installation will last from December 10 thru January 29, […]

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April 12, 2016

Spring Riverfront Races

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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February 12, 2016

Lauren Phelps’s Cold Weather Workout Tips

Lauren Phelps is a health and fitness coach living in Downtown Memphis, Tennessee. She helped us find ways to help you defy cold temps and keep active!   photo source: http://ow.ly/X4wjs  Outside! Don’t let old man winter tell you where to exercise . Warm up indoors before heading outside can ease the brunt of the cold. Dress in layers. Fewer […]

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October 09, 2015

Get Around Downtown: Mud Island Trick or Treat, Pink Cures and Dashing Ducks

Whether your goal is to lead the pack, to have a good time, or to soak up a bit of info, here are three fun ways you can make your way around downtown Memphis and have some fun this October. Run, walk or flock at this month’s Duck Dash, a family-oriented event that supports Ducks Unlimited. The […]

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