With a population of nearly 700,000, Memphis is the largest city in Tennessee. Well-known for “its cultural contributions to the identity of the American South,” Memphis is the home of blues and the birthplace of rock ‘n’ roll.
Memphis is a great city for any type of special event because it offers something for everyone. It was listed by Forbes as one of the top 15 cities in the United States with an “emerging downtown,” and has a variety of popular attractions. Some of the biggest attractions in Memphis include: the iconic Beale Street (America’s Most Iconic Street), Graceland, the National Civil Rights Museum, the Orpheum Theatre, and the River Walk.
Three major Fortune 500 companies call Memphis home: FedEx, International Paper, and AutoZone. Other major corporations located in Memphis include: Cargill Cotton, Perkins Restaurant and Bakery, Varsity Brands, and Gibson Guitars.
Memphis hosts a variety of festivals and cultural events throughout the year, including: Carnival Memphis, the Beale Street Music Festival, the World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest, and the Memphis International Jazz Festival.
Memphis has a variety of event venues that are perfect for meetings and corporate events, including the Memphis Cook Convention Center and the Four Diamond Westin Memphis Beale Street. The convention center offers over 125,000 square feet of event space and a 300,000 square foot exhibit hall.
Modern Event Rental is a Memphis event rental company that has experience providing custom event rentals to a variety of Memphis event venues. We offer nationwide shipping and will ship anything in our inventory directly to your chosen Memphis event space.
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