Happy birthday, Memphis! How to celebrate the city’s bicentennial

By WMCActionNews5.com Staff

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) – May 22 marks the official 200th birthday of Memphis, Tennessee, and the city is offering a number of ways to celebrate the bicentennial.

new, colorful ‘MEMPHIS’ sign is already up and making its way to Instagram, but it will be officially unveiled Wednesday.

The new 10-by-60 foot sign is up on Mud Island, with a perfect view of the Mississippi River and Memphis skyline.

The sign will continue to be a fixture well past the city’s bicentennial celebration.

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