Start Your Next Adventure
Whether you're looking for an outdoor place to play, a concert, theater or something else entirely, there’s always something fun here. West Memphis is a place to experience sunset to sunrise!
From our historical music areas, live greyhound racing to our soft and hard cycling trail that connects you across the Mighty Mississippi River known as the Big River Trail, your next adventure is waiting in West Memphis!
Big River Crossing
At nearly a mile in length, Big River Crossing is the longest public pedestrian bridge across the Mississippi. Big River Crossing is also the country’s longest active rail/bicycle/pedestrian bridge.
Big River Trail
Starting at our spectacular trail head across from the world famous Pancho's Mexican Restaurant in West Memphis, bikers and hikers on both sides of the river will find newly paved trails, along the 7-mile loop through the West Memphis flood plain adjacent to the Mississippi River.
The City is committed to providing state-of-the-art theatre and banquet facilities for West Memphis and has set out a bold statement by completely renovating both civic suites.
Check out a calendar of upcoming events in the City of West Memphis.
Explore Bike Share
By providing a network of bicycles that can be rented on-demand from stations located around the city, it changes everything about urban transportation. The process is easy: you go to a station, pick up a bike, and go.
West Memphis, on the northeastern border of the state, sits at the "Crossroads of America" where Interstate 40 and Interstate 55 meet. Our position on the Mississippi River is less than 10 minutes from Memphis, Tennessee. Learn about local events, attractions, and other things to do.
Downtown West Memphis is currently undergoing a revitalization. Enjoy shopping malls, gift and specialty shops, flea markets and antique shops along our Main Street district.
Access maps of the City of West Memphis.
Southland Casino & Racing
The Mid-South’s fastest-growing gaming destination features more than 1,700 gaming machines including favorite titles such as Wheel of Fortune and Reel’em In.