Why Choose Memphis?
For hundreds of years, people have traveled by river, rail, road and runway to meet in Memphis and share their experiences, ideas, cultures and customs. You can hear it in our music – that mix of blues, soul and R&B that fills the air every night. You can taste it in our wood-smoked barbecue, home-cooked soul food and our emerging “New South” cuisine that’s drawing raves. You can feel it in our history and heritage on every corner. It’s an original place, Memphis. A city with more magic than any theme park, casino or resort. A place with incomparable soul. So where would you rather host your meeting or event? In a city with the same old-same old, or in a place that offers groups and conventions an exciting, affordable and truly unforgettable cultural experience? So affordable, Money Magazine Voted Memphis the 3rd most affordable destination in the USA in 2017. Come meet in Memphis, where Soul meets the Blues and Rock N Roll.
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Memphis Bi-Centennial Bucks
Memphis International airport is located 12 miles and 11 minutes from downtown Memphis. A one way taxi fare is on average $15 - $20. The airport offers direct flights from 26 cities and serves 100 flights per day.
Distance from airport
- Memphis International Airport
19.31 km from city center
Beale Street Entertainment District
National Civil Rights Museum
Graceland, Home of Elvis Presley
Famous Memphis Barbecue
Memphis Cook Convention Center
Memphis International Airport
Memphis Convention Center
The Memphis Cook Convention Center (MCCC) conveniently located in downtown Memphis and connected to the Sheraton Memphis Downtown is the ideal venue for your next convention, trade show, meeting or banquet.
- Exhibit Space10,219 sq. mTotal meeting space10,219 sq. m