Is Beale Street fun during the day?
So although it is known for music and partying into the wee hours of the night it is truly much more than that. If the party scene isn't quite your thing…or if you are traveling with children or underage teens you will still be able to enjoy the fun, historic, and delicious things to do on Beale Street in the daytime!
Is Beale Street Open 2021?
Beale Street is partially open.
Dine-in is limited to 25 percent capacity, and takeout and curbside dining are available.
Is Beale Street in Memphis a safe area?
Memphis is generally a safe city for tourists. You'll notice a lot of police presence downtown (especially around Beale Street) in both the day and night, but travelers should still exercise caution in tourist areas, which are known to have a high concentration of panhandlers.
Within the Beale Street historic district, patrons can carry an open container on public streets and between bars. No special license is needed - the bar or restaurant just needs to be located in the historic district. The special Beale Street law also authorizes the sale of alcohol after the typical 3 am last call.
There is no cover charge currently to enter, but leaders with the Downtown Memphis commission said in the interest of public safety, they would support one if the city and Memphis police suggest it. Not everyone thinks it's a good idea. “I think it will drive away business,” Beale Street visitor Dawson Cutchins said.
Angela Taylor and her family are from Ohio. “We love Beale,” she said. “We're having a great time.” Taylor met up in Memphis with her dear friend Cindy Chaney and her family from Louisiana.
The distance between Beale Street and Graceland is 7 miles. The road distance is 8.4 miles.
Re: safe to walk from hotel to beale street? Downtown is pretty safe to walk around, and police are all over. As with any city, just be aware of your surroundings.
Yes . I did that walk last weekend. it was fine. lots of people around, visible security present.
The most dangerous areas in Memphis is based on data from the local law enforcement agency and when not available, also includes estimates based on demographic data.
Beale Street Music Festival tickets can be found for as low as $176.00, with an average price of $231.00.
However, there are two other shuttles from Graceland Plaza that can transport you to Beale St. during the day. Sun Studio shuttle is free (runs every hour on the hour) and stops at the studio first for the tour or a look around (mandatory 1hr stop), then to Beale St. and returning to Graceland.