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April 12, 2016

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 School Regatta and Duck Race

April 16

rajun cajun crawfish festival

Harbor Town Crawfish Festival

April 16

Rajun Cajun Crawfish Festival

April 17

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Southern Hot Wing Festival

April 23

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Memphis in May Beale Street Music Festival

April 29-May 1

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Memphis in May World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest

May 12-14


Memphis in May 901Fest & Great American River Run

May 28

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America Docking

Friday, June 30th 8:45 am

The America will arrive in Memphis at Beale Street Landing at 8:45 a.m. and will leave the following day at 1:30 p.m. American Cruise Lines’ introduced the America to the Mississippi River in early 2016. The America embodies a casual ambiance and relaxed atmosphere, while providing panoramic views of the passing scenery.

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