Memphis Redbirds Overview

Fast facts

League: International League

Head Coach: Ben Johnson

Team Mascot: Rockey the Rockin' Redbird

Year Opened: 2000

Capacity: 10000

City / State: Memphis / Tennessee

Rivalries & Top Games to Attend

Memphis Redbirds vs Nashville Sounds

Rival Team: Nashville Sounds

Memphis and Nashville have a long running baseball rivalry that dates back to 1885. The current iteration of the rivalry started in 1998, and since then the Sounds hold a 9-5-5 lead in the all-time series. While the teams may have changed over the years, the passion in the rivalry has not. You’ll find there are a lot of bragging rights on the line when these two Tennessee-based PCL teams get together, so make sure to be in attendance when the Redbirds and the Sounds square off.

Memphis Redbirds Tailgate Guide


AutoZone Park is an excellent place to take in a ballgame and is located in downtown Memphis, so you won’t struggle to find pregame entertainment. The ballpark is only a couple blocks from Beale Street and the FedExForum meaning you’ll only need to take a quick five-minute walk to find a bevy of entertainment at your disposal.

Beale Street is a must for anyone making his or her first trip to Memphis and is home to blues clubs and plenty of restaurants. Those of you who are looking to grab a bite to eat or something to drink before the game will love the fine options found on Beale Street. Barbecue fans will especially be in luck as Memphis is famous for their variation, so take some time before the game to down some delicious Memphis barbecue.

After enjoying all that Beale Street has to offer, head over to AutoZone Park and check out the main entry plaza. The plaza is home to a variety of baseball-themed sculptures and is a can’t miss part of attending a Redbirds game.

You’ll have a fantastic time exploring everything downtown Memphis and Beale Street have to offer, so arrive early and take in all the neighborhood has to offer before the game.


Main Entry Plaza

The main entry plaza at AutoZone Park is a must-see. The plaza will get everyone in the mood to see a baseball game and greets you with a giant baseball player. Once inside the first gate, you’ll see several smaller sculptures to check out on the plaza, so arrive early and take it all in.

play Watch video

Where to tailgate

Memphis Redbirds Stadium Guide

In Game

A Memphis Redbirds game is a fun experience no matter how big of a baseball fan you are. Diehard baseball fans will have a fantastic time watching future Cardinals stars take the field and will enjoy talking ball with the Redbirds knowledgeable fans. The most die-hard Redbirds fans know everything that is happening with the Cardinals and the Redbirds making them some of the best fans to talk to around the minor leagues.

If you’re not as into baseball and looking for more entertainment, then you’ll find it here at AutoZone Park. The Boardwalk in left field is a great place to take the kids during your visit to AutoZone Park as it’s home to a wide variety of carnival games. Kids will also love the Redbirds’ mascot Rockey as well.

Baseball fans also won’t want to miss the opportunity to take advantage of the Redbirds several weekly promotions. The promotions provide fans with the ability to enjoy cheap food and drinks as well as a variety of in-game entertainment options, so plan your trip to AutoZone Park accordingly.

Finally, AutoZone Park is home to a variety of premium seating options including the Owner’s Seats, 4-Top Table Seating, and the Redbird Club. All three of these options provide a fantastic view of the park and an all-you-can-eat buffet making them great options for anyone who wants to watch a game in style.

You’ll have an incredible time attending a Redbirds game, which features excellent baseball, great deals, and a variety of entertainment options.

Things to check out


The Boardwalk in left field is home to carnival games and rides making it an excellent place to take the kids before or during the game. Kids will love the Boardwalk, so make sure to check it out during your visit to AutoZone Park.

Team Store

Pick up some Redbirds or Cardinals gear at the Team Store. The Team Store is home to a wide variety of Redbirds merchandise ranging from caps to jerseys to foam fingers and much more.

Owner’s Seats

If you want to watch a Redbirds game from the best seats in the house, then you can’t beat the Owner’s Seats. The Owner’s Seats offer you the opportunity to take in the game from right next to the dugout and also provide you with an all-you-can-eat buffet and the ability to take a picture on the field.

play Watch video

Top Table Seating

Enjoy an incredible view of the game and all-you-can-eat food and drinks with 4-Top Table Seating. There are few better ways to take in a Redbirds game, so reserve your 4-Top Table today.

play Watch video

Redbird Club

Watch a Redbirds game in style from the Redbird Club. The all-inclusive club is a great way to beat the Memphis summer heat and comes with an all-you-can-eat buffet making it the perfect way to enjoy a game.

Rockey the Redbird

Keep an eye out for Rockey the Redbird during your visit to AutoZone Park. Rockey performs all kinds of antics during games and is loved by fans young and old making him one of the best parts of any Redbirds game.

play Watch video

Ice cream Sunday

Take the kids to a Sundays Redbirds game for their chance to enjoy a free ice cream sundae. The first 2,500 kids 12 and under receive a free sundae making Sundays at the ballpark a great family outing.

$1 Hot Dog Tuesday

Enjoy $1 hot dogs at every Tuesday home game. Those of you looking for a bargain will love $1 Hot Dog Tuesday, so make your way out to the ballpark on Tuesdays to enjoy this deal.

Thirsty Thursday

Beer lovers will love Thirsty Thursday at AutoZone Park. On Thursdays, you can buy select beers for $2 a piece making Thursdays the perfect time to take in a Redbirds game.

All-You-Can-Eat Thursday

If the $2 beers weren’t enough to get you to come out to the ballpark on Thursdays throughout the season, then the All-You-Can-Eat Thursday promotion will. The specialty ticket provides you with an all-you-can-eat buffet that varies each Thursday, so make sure to get your All-You-Can-Eat Thursday tickets.

play Watch video

Firework Saturday

Those of you who like fireworks will want to attend the Redbirds Saturday night games. Each Saturday night game features a firework display making them a fantastic time to take in a game at AutoZone Park.

play Watch video

Kids Run the Bases

After every Sunday game, the kids can run the bases at AutoZone Park. Take advantage of this opportunity during the next Sunday Redbirds game you attend.

play Watch video

Memphis Redbirds Bars & Restaurants

  1. Hooters


    Sports bar & grill chain famous for chicken wings served by waitresses in short shorts.

    250 Peabody Pl #101, Memphis, TN 38103, USA


    Bar website

    sportsbar - $

  2. Silky O’Sullivan’s

    Silky O Sullivans

    Irish pub in a 100+-yr.-old building with a BBQ menu, outdoor patio & a pet goat.

    183 Beale St, Memphis, TN 38103, USA


    Bar website

    european - $$

  3. Rum Boogie Cafe

    Rum Boogie Cafe

    Bar & grill decked out with celebrity-signed guitars offering live music, BBQ, beer & rum drinks.

    182 Beale St, Memphis, TN 38103, USA


    Bar website

    cafe - $$

  4. Coyote Ugly Saloon

    Coyote Ugly Saloon

    Outpost of a festive saloon chain with female bartenders, bartop dancing & body shots.

    326 Beale St, Memphis, TN 38103, USA


    Bar website

    american - $$

  5. Alfred’s On Beale

    Alfreds On Beale

    Rock venue with live entertainment & dancing nightly, BBQ & casual American eats plus outdoor patio.

    197 Beale St, Memphis, TN 38103, USA


    Bar website

    american - $

  6. Tin Roof

    Tin Roof

    Southern-style pub grub & many draft beers served in chill, rustic digs with live music & karaoke.

    315 Beale St, Memphis, TN 38103, USA


    Bar website

    american - $$

  7. Wet Willie’s

    Wet Willies

    Lively, brick-walled chain bar known for its rainbow of frozen drinks, plus offbeat pub fare.

    209 Beale St, Memphis, TN 38103, USA


    Bar website

    american - $$

  8. Silly Goose

    Silly Goose

    Clubby, dimly-lit lounge with antique furniture for drinks, happy hours & a bar menu.

    100 Peabody Pl #190, Memphis, TN 38103, USA


    Bar website

    american - $

  9. Twelve Bar

    Twelve Bar

    Boasting a large VIP bar with personable Lounge areas offering the best in VIP bottle service for any group celebrations!

    310 Beale St, Memphis, TN 38103, USA


    Bar website

    american - $

  10. Blind Bear

    Blind Bear

    Cozy Roaring '20s–style speakeasy with password access & Southern bar fare, plus pool & card tables.

    119 S Main St, Memphis, TN 38103, USA


    Bar website

    american - $$

  11. Local Gastropub

    Local Gastropub

    Bustling spot dispensing updated pub grub & a long beer list in an exposed-brick setting.

    2126 Madison Ave, Memphis, TN 38104, USA


    Bar website

    american - $$$

  12. South of Beale

    South of Beale

    Elevated gastropub serving lunch, dinner, brunch & late-night menus in brick-walled, dimly lit digs.

    345 S Main St, Memphis, TN 38103, USA


    Bar website

    american - $$

  13. Cafe Pontotoc

    Cafe Pontotoc

    Freshly made in house internationally inspired Tapas menu.

    314 S Main St, Memphis, TN 38103, USA


    Bar website

    cafe - $$

  14. The Green Beetle

    The Green Beetle

    Long-standing tavern serving Southern-influenced comfort food, with live entertainment on weekends.

    325 S Main St, Memphis, TN 38103, USA


    Bar website

    american - $$

  15. Flying Saucer Draught Emporium

    Flying Saucer Draught Emporium

    Chain taproom offering 200+ global beers & American pub fare in tavernlike surroundings.

    130 Peabody Pl, Memphis, TN 38103, USA


    Bar website

    american - $$

  16. B.B King’s Blues Club

    BB Kings Blues Club

    The club offers a full menu comprised of a variety of the South’s most delicious comfort foods influenced by flavors from New Orleans

    143 Beale St, Memphis, TN 38103, USA


    Bar website

    bbq - $$

  17. King Jerry Lawler’s Hall of Fame Bar & Grill

    King Jerry Lawlers Hall of Fame Bar Grill

    Great food. Great drinks. Great live music. Great atmosphere. Frequent appearances from the "King" himself.

    159 Beale St, Memphis, TN 38103, USA


    Bar website

    american - $$

  18. Automatic Slim’s

    Automatic Slims

    Funky hangout serving Southern & tropical eats plus weekend brunch & popsicle-flavored cocktails.

    83 S 2nd St, Memphis, TN 38103, USA


    Bar website

    american - $$

  19. Kings Palace Cafe’s Tap Room

    Kings Palace Cafes Tap Room

    Beale Street's Only Neighborhood Bar with over two dozen beers on Tap,

    162 Beale St, Memphis, TN 38103, USA


    Bar website

    american - cafe - $$

  20. Blues City Cafe

    Blues City Cafe

    This old-school juke joint/eatery specializes in the blues music & soul food of the Delta region.

    138 Beale St, Memphis, TN 38103, USA


    Bar website

    steakhouse - $$

  21. Dyer’s Burgers

    Dyers Burgers

    Popular diner known for using the same grease to deep-fry their burgers & fries for over a century.

    205 Beale St, Memphis, TN 38103, USA

    901-527-DYER (3937)

    Bar website

    american - $$

  22. The Pig On Beale

    The Pig On Beale

    Welcome to the Pig on Beale where we specialize in BBQ Ribs and Pork Shoulder!

    167 Beale St, Memphis, TN 38103, USA


    Bar website

    bbq - $$

  23. The Majestic Grille

    The Majestic Grille

    Steaks & upscale American fare are dished up in a grand 1913 movie house showing silent films.

    145 S Main St, Memphis, TN 38103, USA


    Bar website

    bbq - steakhouse - $$

  24. Mesquite Chop House

    Mesquite Chop House

    The Prime Steaks and Chops are grilled to perfection over Mesquite wood and served with an array of unique sides.

    1300, 88 Union Ave, Memphis, TN 38103, USA


    Bar website

    steakhouse - $$$

  25. Flight Restaurant & Wine Bar

    Flight Restaurant and Wine Bar

    Small plates of soups, salads & entrees are served with taster-size pours of wine in posh surrounds.

    39 S Main St, Memphis, TN 38103, USA


    Bar website

    american - $$$

  26. Charlie Vergos Rendezvous

    Charlie Vergos Rendezvous

    Circa-1948 BBQ spot in a basement serving up racks of smoked ribs & sausages with dry-rub spices.

    52 S 2nd St, Memphis, TN 38103, USA


    Bar website

    bbq - $$

  27. Pearl’s Oyster House

    Pearls Oyster House

    Housed in an old warehouse, this spacious, casual seafood spot serves oysters raw, fried or grilled.

    299 S Main St, Memphis, TN 38103, USA


    Bar website

    american - $$

  28. Miss Polly’s Soul City Cafe

    Miss Pollys Soul City Cafe

    Chicken just the way you like it.

    154 Beale St, Memphis, TN 38103, USA


    Bar website

    cafe - $$

  29. Itta Bena

    Itta Bena

    B.B. Kings club's 3rd-floor eatery is a posh, dimly lit cabaret & cocktail bar with Southern bites.

    145 Beale St, Memphis, TN 38103, USA


    Bar website

    american - $$$

  30. McEwen’s Memphis

    McEwens Memphis

    Sophisticated food in a casual atmosphere.

    120 Monroe Ave, Memphis, TN 38103, USA


    Bar website

    american - $$$