Escape to Memphis this Labor Day Weekend
Labor Day Weekend is fast approaching, and it’s the perfect time to head out of town for a short break from your everyday experiences. Go out and have some fun in beautiful Memphis, TN. Memphis has several great opportunities for unique vacation activities that will make your Labor Day an occasion you will always remember.
Memphis Riverboats Sightseeing and Dinner Cruises
The Memphis Riverboats Sightseeing and Dinner Cruises offer you the chance to take in the beautiful sights of Memphis from an authentic paddlewheel boat. See the sights that inspired some of Mark Twain’s most famous work as you drift along the river. The sightseeing cruise will give you the history of the area as you go while the dinner cruise will give you a fantastic meal and the chance to do some dancing. Each is a fun way to spend an afternoon or evening on the river.
For Elvis fans, there is no better Memphis activity than Elvis Presley’s Graceland Platinum experience. This adventure will give you an audio tour of the Graceland Mansion, a self-guided tour of Elvis’ custom airplanes, and it will take you to Elvis’ final resting place in the Meditation Garden. After this tour, you will have a better understanding of the life of Elvis and intimate knowledge of the place he called home.
For visitors interested in the musical history of Memphis, the Sun Studio Guided Tour is an excellent vacation activity. This tour will give you insight into the studio where legends like Elvis, Johnny Cast, and Jerry Lee Lewis got their start. When the studio opened in 1950, it became the center for the blues and country mix that we now know as rock ‘n roll. Your tour will tell you all about the famous musicians who recorded there and will even give you the chance to see Elvis Presley’s microphone where he recorded his first song.