After a long summer spent driving down lonely country roads, sampling prodigious quantities of smoked meats and delicious sides, and repeatedly stain-treating shirts, it’s time to release Southern Living’s 2019 list of the Top 50 Barbecue Joints in the South. Last year we took the risky step of listing our picks in ranked order, and we’re doing it again in 2019.
Four Memphis restaurants have made Southern Living's annual list of "The South's Top 50 Barbecue Joints 2019.”
Nine Tennessee barbecue joints made the Southern Living shortlist of the 50 best in the South.
Movies will screen on Thursdays with a couple of exceptions beginning September 5th in the Chimes Square courtyard. Grab some takeout from one of the many tasty options on the square and pull up a chair or blanket for some free movie fun with the fam. There will be free popcorn and giveaways with each movie and drinks will be available for purchase from the TapBox bar.
Elvis Week 2019 kicks off on August 9! While Graceland has a full schedule of events, local Memphis businesses are getting in on the Elvis fun, too. Here are some of the unofficial special events and deals going on around town.
MyCityRides is a workforce development asset meant to give riders affordable independence. MyCityRides is the first program of it's kind in the country and it started in Memphis. Currently there are nearly 120 Flyers in the program and those scooters have traveled nearly 140,000 miles saving riders nearly $85,000 compared to owning and operating a car.
In a city known for its BBQ, Memphis’ mouth-watering burgers often get overlooked. We’ve rounded up seven of the best burgers in Memphis. Most of them are smashed on the griddle, so if you like big, beefy burgers, you might want to take your business elsewhere.