Frequently Asked Questions
WHERE CAN I PARK? . . .
The Beale Street Entertainment District has multiple secured & inexpensive parking garages and surface lots within footsteps of the district. Visit Downtown Memphis' Parking Guide for more detailed parking information.
WHAT HOTELS ARE CLOSEST TO BEALE STREET? . . .
Beale Street is within walking distance of ten hotels in downtown Memphis. The hotels within closest proximity are: The Westin, The Hampton Inn & Suites Beale Street, The Peabody Hotel & The DoubleTree.
DOES BEALE STREET HAVE A CURFEW POLICY OR CODE OF CONDUCT? . . .
Yes. After 9pm or during designated special events, patrons must be 21 years of age or older or be accompanied their legal parent or guardian. After 11pm, all patrons must be 21 years of age or older and possess a valid id. Knives, guns and other weapons are not allowed to be brought onto Beale Street and backpacks & bags are subject to search.
WHAT IS BEALE STREET BUCKS? . . .
The Beale Street Buck Program is instituted on Saturday nights, during the summer, to help eliminate overcrowding on the street and to improve the experience & safety of all of our guests.
At 10:00pm, on Saturday nights during the summer months, guests visiting Beale Street will purchase a Beale Street Buck for $10 at any of our 5 entrances onto Beale Street. Guests will then receive a $7 voucher that can be used on food, merchandise, drinks or venue entry fees at any of our establishments on Beale Street. The purchase of Beale Street Bucks will not be required any other day or night of the week.
Guests must be at least 21 years old to purchase a Beale Street Buck. Only cash can be used to purchase a Beale Street Buck at any of our 5 entrances onto Beale Street and they must be used on the night of purchase.
WHAT IS BEALE STREET’S HOURS OF OPERATION? . . .
Beale Street is an active entertainment district 7 days a week. Most bars and restaurants are open until 3am with the ability to stay open till 5am if they choose. Please refer to an individual establishment’s website for their hours of operation.