City of West Memphis



Tourism Department


Tourism Director
Toll Free: 1-877-732-7598
Phone: 870-732-7598
Fax: 870-732-7640




Contact Address:

P.O. Box 1728
West Memphis, AR 72303


West Memphis, on the northeastern border of the state, sits at the "Crossroads of America" where I-40 and I-55 meet. Our position on the Mississippi River is less than 10 minutes from Memphis, Tennessee.

Southland Park Gaming and Racing, the world's largest greyhound racing facility, is open year-round.

"Delta Heritage" attractions - Festivals featuring entertainment, cooking contests and exhibits. Farm tours showcase our catfish farms and cotton, rice, soybean and wheat crops.

Shopping malls, gift and specialty shops, flea markets and antique shops along our Main Street district.

Riverside Speedway stock car racing May through September.

Accommodations are conveniently located along the interstate, and many are less expensive than across the river. Campers, try Tom Sawyer's RV Park on the Mississippi River.

Restaurants featuring: Barbecue, Oriental, Mexican, Catfish, Southern style, and a 24-hour full-service buffet.

Memphis attractions: Beale Street, Memphis Queen Riverboat, Graceland , the Memphis Redbirds and the Memphis Grizzlies

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