March of the Peabody Ducks

Type: Attractions, Family Friendly, Free Attractions

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The tradition of the duck march started following a hunting trip in 1932. The story goes that then-general manager of the hotel and his hunting buddies, along with their live decoy ducks, stopped in...  Read More

  • Things to Do with Kids: "The ducks march at 11 a.m. and 5 p.m. daily; arrive early for the best photo opportunity - and to give your kids an increased chance of being chosen as the honorary Duckmaster."
  • Sightseeing, Free Things to Do, Attractions near FedExForum: "The ducks march at 11 a.m. and 5 p.m. daily; arrive early for the best photo opportunity - and if you've got kids, they may just be named honorary Duckmaster."
  • Romantic Things to Do: "The ducks march at 11 a.m. and 5 p.m. daily; we prefer the 5 p.m. march so you can enjoy cocktails and dinner afterwards."
  • Best for Things to Do with Kids Because: The duck march is the quintessential kid's attraction in Memphis, and is as popular with teens as it is with toddlers.
  • Best for Sightseeing Because: There's nothing more charming - or random - than the Peabody duck march.
  • Best for Romantic Things to Do Because: The Peabody screams romance with its lush decor, and enjoying a cocktail and the Duck March is a whimsical way to kick off a romantic evening.
  • Best for Free Things to Do Because: It's an iconic Memphis must-do,plus the gorgeous hotel is a treat to wander for - you guessed it - free!
  • Best for Attractions near FedExForum Because: The Peabody is just a few blocks north of the Forum, and its duck march takes place in the historic lobby bar.

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