About East Memphis
East Memphis is known for the commercial and residential powerhouse, thriving businesses, tall buildings and large homes. The Walnut Grove area is home to some of the grandest houses in all of Memphis, and tourists are often seen just driving around and viewing the splendid homes. As East Memphis has no legal restrictions regarding the height of buildings beyond downtown, it is which is why it is home to the ominous Clark Tower.
East Memphis has a high concentration of various types of churches, which tend to be centered on Walnut Grove Road. The biggest churches are the Christ Church United Methodist with about 6,000 members, the St. Louis Catholic Church with approximately 5,000 members and the Second Presbyterian Church which brings in more than 4,800 members. Religious schools are also prominent in the East Memphis area.
Residents and visitors of East Memphis enjoy a wide variety of fine dining restaurants. Whether you are looking for an expensive and fancy dining experience or an inexpensive and fun-filled night out, you can find a perfect fit in this area. Also, don?t miss out on the famous Corky?s Barbecue. For night time entertainment, including various bars and nightclubs, the Highland Strip is quite a popular area.
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Events in East Memphis
Grizzlies Trivia & Draft Watch Party at Rec Room
It's a Cerrito Trivia Draft Night tradition! Play Memphis Grizzlies Trivia w/ Grizz themed prizes while you watch the draft on multiple GIANT screens w/ sound. Draft starts at 6. Trivia starts during commercials following the Grizzlies pick at No. 2.No RSVP needed. Ju
Black Box Entrepreneur Symposium
at Bartlett Performing Arts and Conference Center
The Black Box Entrepreneur Symposium is designed for budding entrepreneurs and early-stage startup founders seeking to develop stronger entrepreneurs and early-stage startup founders seeking to develop stronger entrepreneurial
Teen Paint Party
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Paint Party Fun for the Kids
Sip 'N Drip Paint Party Southern Heritage Classic Glow Up
The flyest glow in the dark paint party is going down Classic weekend! Join us at the tailgate paint party Friday September 13,2019!
2020 Vision Party: A Weekend Experience
Join us for a ladies only weekend to Reflect, Relax and Reignite in preparation of YOUR SUCCESS in 2020! To kickoff your VISION for the New Year with Clarity and Connection, this event is designed specifically for YOU! We will also celebrate our 5th year hosting this ph