Sports & Outdoors

Events

Regions Morgan Keegan Tennis Championships 

Fed Ex St. Jude Classic 

Southern Heritage Classic

Duncan-Williams Dragon Boat Races

AutoZone Liberty Bowl 

Plus many 5ks throughout the entire city on a regular basis!

Teams

Memphis Grizzlies
NBA team has made its home in Memphis since 2001. The Grizzlies 2014 playoff run took them to the Western Conference Semifinals.

Memphis Redbirds
Minor League Baseball affiliate of the St. Louis Cardinals. The first and only professional sports franchise to be recognized as a charity (501C3)

University of Memphis Tigers 
Home to a number of athletic teams, including men’s and women’s basketball, baseball, football, golf, softball, soccer and tennis among others. The city’s love affair with basketball is rooted in the University of Memphis Tigers.

Memphis Roller Derby 
The region's only all-female, flat-track derby league open to women 18 years and older. 

Mississippi RiverKings
Professional minor league hockey team and the oldest continuously operating professional sports franchise in the Memphis Metropolitan Area.

 

Golf Courses

Mirimichi
The 18-hole championship course owned by Justin Timberlake is the first golf course in the Americas to become GEO certified and first course to receive Audubon Classic Sanctuary Certification

Links at Galloway
6,013 yard long, par 70 links-style public golf course located in the center of the city.

TPC at Southwind
Home of the FedEx St. Jude Classic, it is the PGA TOUR's only private golf club in Tennessee.

Memphis National Club
Private club including two prestigious golf courses and large short game practice facility

 

Green Spaces

Shelby Farms Park Conservancy 
Includes Greater Memphis Greenline

Riverfront Parks

Meeman-Shelby Forest State Park

Wolf River Conservancy

Overton Park

We love the feeling of acceptance and kindness we have found in Jewish Memphis - there is so much to do and explore in this diverse city!

 

Jeff and Abbey Cowens