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Local Good News: Learn all about “New Memphis”

Are you ready for a “New Memphis?” Then there is one place you’ll want to be next month. Local 24 News Weeknight Anchor Katina Rankin has this local good ...

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (localmemphis.com) – Areyou ready for a “New Memphis?” Then there is one place you’ll want to be nextmonth. Local 24 News Weeknight Anchor Katina Rankin has this local goodnews.   

It’stime for a little “exposure” for Memphis.

Seriously,want to know any and everything about the Bluff City?

“Weare going to celebrate all things Memphis, and it’s going to be an amazingopportunity, whether you’re a newcomer or you’re a local to the city. Youcan experience everything this city has to offer,” said Director of Marketingand Partnership Anna Wohrman.

Localnon-profit New Memphis is aiming to help you stay connected to the city withtons of entertainment for the family.

“Wewill have dodge ball. We will have some relay games, and we’ll do a lipsync battle that is sure to bring some fun,” said New Memphis EventSpecialist Nora Bisaccio.

Andnew this year, a new location – FedexForum – where you can expect severalOlympic style games.

“We’llhave opening ceremonies which will be led by Mayor Strickland. We’ll alsodo free giveaways from Mempops and other local places,”said  Bisaccio.

“You’regoing to be able to experience everything this city has to offer. You’regoing to be able to see how you can volunteer. You’re going to be able tosee the great attractions Memphis has: everything from Graceland to LevittShell to everything there is. So, this really is a way to get plugged in andexcited about the city,” said Wohrman. “It’s really taking your love ofMemphis and activating it.”

Exposure Memphis is August 29th from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. LEARN MORE HERE.