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Levitt Shell

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Fellowship Memphis

My church hosts events here often. I loooove the atmosphere. It is great for the large events we... read more

Reviewed December 5, 2018
Reagan D
Company outing

The outing with our company was here at this beautiful and comfortable location. It was so much to... read more

Reviewed November 13, 2018
CeeMeGo
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Reviewed December 5, 2018

My church hosts events here often. I loooove the atmosphere. It is great for the large events we have with our church familly. Usually after church, we can go straight to the zoo :)

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Reagan D
Reviewed November 13, 2018

The outing with our company was here at this beautiful and comfortable location. It was so much to do and parking was pretty easy and tight lol but all was well.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank CeeMeGo
Reviewed November 10, 2018

Sorry but I didn't see anything really special about this place. The park that it's in is beautiful though

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank LISA C
Reviewed October 19, 2018

You have not visited a city park until you visit Overton Park in Memphis..Levitt Shell is only a small highlight.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Bill L
Reviewed October 19, 2018

Went as part of a bus tour with live musician/tour guide. A must for Elvis fans, but very interesting for non fans.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank boneidleSurrey
Reviewed October 14, 2018

The outside seating was very pleasant. We brought folding chairs, but many people just brought a blanket instead and sat on the ground. A nice upward slope from the stage gives good viewing where ever you are. The sound levels were mixed very well.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank jerrysR9678QB
Reviewed October 13, 2018

It was fun visiting this outdoor venue and seeing where Elvis sang for pay for the first time. He sang “It’s Alright Mama” and one other song. When they wanted an encore, he just sang the same two songs again, because that’s all he was...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Susan J
Reviewed September 17, 2018

Safe, free, clean, great atmosphere for music. Food Vendors, Always a great experience whether sitting in chairs or on the ground, there is not a bad seat in the house!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Knee-dragger
Reviewed September 5, 2018

A terrific setting to hear a variety of music free. Bring your own picnic or pick up your meal from a variety of food trucks! And you must try a mempop! The boozy mempops are delicious! There are a few benches iat the top but...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 31, 2018

They have many, many free concerts, and a few paid one's, and all of them are worth it.....At the free one's they pass the hat - in a manner of speaking - and why wouldn't you give a little for a free concert, which allows,...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Schultz79
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actmom
Rhode Island
Levitt Shell after July 16th? (3 Replies)
I am visiting Memphis mid July and thought a concert at Levitt would be perfect for my family. But, it appears the concerts end on the 16th. I can't see anything for the July 19th - 23rd period. Do the concerts end for the rest of the summer? Any other suggestions? We would love to listen to music (especially free) but Beale St. is off limits due to kids being 15 and under.
June 27, 2017|
Response fromactmom|
Thank you so much for the link! I will definitely revisit the Beale Street options.
elvisgillies
scotland
LeVitt Shell on sat LMP (1 Replies)
Lisa Marie Presley will be at a free concert this Saturday at the Shell, This will be great, some may know that her father (can't think of hi name lol) have his first true concert at the shell, I think the misspelled his name in a poster, This is when his rocket ride to stardom really took off & the gyrations began Any way back to the future, Lisa will be there on Saturday & like most things at the Shell it's free
September 17, 2013|
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Excellent tip!
Deb62862
Memphis, Tennessee
Free Concerts at Levitt Shell in Overton Park 2018 Schedule (0 Replies)
2018 Orion Free Music Concert Series Where: Levitt Shell at Overton Park When: All concerts start at 7:30 p.m. Details: For more information, go to levittshell.org. The schedule: May 31: Mindi Abair June 1: Madisen Ward & the Mama Bear June 2: Banditos June 3: Dustbowl Revival June 7: The War and Treaty June 8: The Stone Foxes June 9: Nikki Lane June 10: Brian Owens & the Deacons of Soul June 14: The Iguanas June 15: La Misa Negra June 16: The McCrary Sisters ...More
May 26, 2018|