LinkThe Thrill Is On! The doors to FedExForum are opening to the public for the first time and you’re welcome to view the Mid-South’s new home for sports and entertainment on Monday, September 6 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. The ribbon cutting ceremony begins at 11 a.m., with doors to FedExForum opening at 11:45 a.m.
Join Grizzlies President of Basketball Operations Jerry West, forward Shane Battier, University of Memphis Tigers Head Basketball Coach John Calipari, Memphis City Mayor Willie Herenton, Shelby County Mayor A C Wharton and other dignitaries to celebrate the official dedication of FedExForum during the formal ribbon cutting ceremony on the FedExForum Plaza.
After the ribbon cutting ceremony, fans are welcome to enter through the Grand Lobby and explore the amenities and sight lines of FedExForum. Tours of all public spaces will take place throughout the day, with live performances by the Dempseys, After Dark, The Gamble Brothers and Venus Mission adding their tunes to the musical theme of FedExForum.
Bring your favorite pens because select Grizzlies’ and Tigers’ players will be available for autographs at various times throughout the day, beginning at 12:30 p.m. at Section 208 on the Terrace Level. In addition, stop by section 228 to take a $5 souvenir photo with the arena bowl as a backdrop.