Memphis' top 5 parks, ranked

Levitt Shell | Photo: Caroline P./Yelp
By Hoodline - Published on August 05, 2019.

Looking to check out the best parks in town?

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top parks in Memphis, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of the best spots to venture next time you want to visit some local parks.

1. Levitt Shell


Topping the list is Levitt Shell. Located at 1928 Poplar Ave. in Midtown, the music venue and outdoor space is the highest-rated park in Memphis, boasting five stars out of 57 reviews on Yelp.

2. Shelby Farms Park

Photo: Eugene G./Yelp

Next up is River Oaks-Kirby-Balmoral's Shelby Farms Park, situated at 6903 Great View Drive N. With 4.5 stars out of 84 reviews on Yelp, the park, playground and hiking spot has proven to be a local favorite.

3. Shelby Farms Greenline

Photo: janos j./Yelp

River Oaks-Kirby-Balmoral's Shelby Farms Greenline, located at 500 N. Pine Lake Drive, is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the park five stars out of 26 reviews.

4. Overton Park

Photo: taylor c./Yelp

Overton Park, a park and playground in Midtown, is another much-loved go-to, with 4.5 stars out of 38 Yelp reviews. Head over to 1914 Poplar Ave., Suite 202, to see for yourself.

5. Tom Lee Park

Photo: andy n./Yelp

Check out Tom Lee Park, which has earned four stars out of 23 reviews on Yelp. You can find the park at 357 Riverside Drive.

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