Memphis has southern charm and Rock n’ Roll and Blues music runs through its veins, making for a city that alive with culture and full of character.
We caught up with Memphis native and local fashion blogger, Jordan Russell, for her tips on beloved city, from picnic spots to peanut-butter pie and of course, Graceland tours.
Hog & Hominy – A winning combination of a uniquely delicious menu with an inviting atmosphere. The steak and eggs, followed by a slice of peanut-butter pie, is the only way to spend a Sunday afternoon in Memphis.
Earnestine & Hazel’s – It’s a very old dive bar with a famous jukebox, a renowned Soul Burger, and a haunting history that permeates the area.
Shelby Farms – A sprawling green space with running trails, picnic spots and a greenline across the city for cyclists, Shelby Farms is more than five times the size of New York’s Central Park!
Graceland Entourage VIP Tour – The 23-room tan limestone Graceland mansion was home to Elvis Presley at the height of his career, and a tour of the grounds gives you an insight into the 'King' and the life he led.
Insider info – Madjack Records boasts a wide array of impressive songwriters who carry on the legacy of Memphis’s musical talent.