Site of a new, modern boat-docking facility, park, event space, and restaurant all rolled into one! Beale Street Landing is where Memphis meets the river, placing the untamed beauty of The Mississippi within arm’s reach. Beale Street Landing is home to some of Memphis’ finest recreation. Amenities are included for biking, walking, eating, drinking, exercising, playing, picnicking, daydreaming, and many other activities. With the opening of Beale Street Landing, a grand civic space is established for generations of Memphians and visitors to enjoy Memphis’ majestic waterfront.
The Dock at Beale Street Landing is where Mississippi riverboat adventures begin. The spot where Beale Street meets the river has been an important landing site for riverboats for more than 250 years. Today, Beale Street Landing provides a modern docking facility for luxury vessels as well as local excursion boats. 6,450 square feet of gorgeous Ipê, an environmentally-friendly Brazilian wood, accent the one-of-a-kind 410-foot floating dock and red helical access ramp. Climb aboard here.
Riverfront Bar & Grill at Beale Street Landing is the perfect place to grab a snack or have meal while you are at the park and an excellent choice for kicking off a night of downtown adventure. This full-service bar and grill is open Tuesday though Sunday from 11a.m. to 9 p.m during spring, summer, and fall and Friday through Sunday 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. during the winter. 6,000 square-feet of glass enclose a dining area that is ideal for watching the river roll by as diners enjoy southern inspired fare year-round. The sloping grass roof naturally cools the breezeway below making this an ideal summertime choice. Don’t miss the souvenir shop attached to the restaurant for great gift ideas. Click here for more information.
Island Play at Beale Street Landing, is a truly unique play area for kids on the river. A misting park, is a big hit for families looking to cool off in warmer weather. Rolling hills, dancing water fountains, a stone slide, and a giant catfish sculpture will have your kids saying, “Take Me to the River!” Open daily from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Island Play’s water features are functional from April thru October.
Parking at Beale Street Landing is easy. 55 parking spots located adjacent to the facility can be used for a fee. More parking is available for free at Tom Lee Park, a short walk from Beale Street Landing. New bike lanes lining Riverside Drive and pedestrian walkways from downtown also provide access to the landing. Entry for parking at Tom Lee Park closes at 9 p.m.
Booking your event at Beale Street Landing is an excellent idea for weddings, corporate events, reunions, or other festivities requiring a unique location. The undulating tides of the Mississippi provide an unforgettable backdrop. Our facilities are equipped with a catering room, a full bar, and restrooms. The nearly 10,000 square foot facility can be rented in whole or in part to suit your needs. If you’re interested in booking Beale Street Landing click here.