The Memphis Convention & Visitors Bureau, ArtsMemphis and Blues City Tours invite you to attend a special unveiling of the new Memphis Hop Bus, which will begin providing tourists and residents with quick and easy transportation to the best of the city’s cultural attractions. The unveiling is the official kickoff to National Travel & Tourism Week (May 4-12).
What: National Travel & Tourism Week: Memphis Hop Bus Unveiling
• Opening remarks by Mayors Wharton & Luttrell
• Remarks by ArtsMemphis & the Memphis Convention & Visitors Bureau
• Appearances by Grizz, Rockey the Redbird, the Peabody Duckmaster, the Memphis Zoo Panda, Elvis Presley and the Blue Suede Brigade
• Live music
When: Monday, May 6, 2013 at 12:00 p.m.
Where: Beale Street (between Third & Fourth Streets)
Sponsored by ArtsMemphis and Blues City Tours, a member of the Memphis Convention & Visitors Bureau, the colorfully decorated Memphis Hop will provide transportation to and from Memphis’ premier arts and entertainment destinations including:
Graceland Memphis Zoo STAX Museum of American Soul Music Memphis Rock ‘n’ Soul Museum Children’s Museum of Memphis Beale Street Pink Palace Museum AutoZone Park Memphis Brooks Museum of Art The Peabody Memphis National Civil Rights Museum Blues Foundation Metal Museum