Collierville is an upscale suburb of Memphis in the southeast corner of Shelby County in Tennessee. Though it has a small town feel, Collierville offers recreational activities for people of all ages. Below you will find some of the fun things to do in Collierville.
Collierville's Historic Town Square is a charming district filled with shops, boutiques, restaurants, historical attractions, and more. The whole family will enjoy exploring the vintage train and log cabin which are all located in the Square. After getting your fill of shopping and exploration, get your fill of great food at one of the Square's unique restaurants.
W. C. Johnson Park, Located at Wolf Ridge Drive and Johnson Park in Collierville, is 135 acres of playgrounds, lakes, and ballfields. Among the most popular points of interest at the park, though, the Water Spray area. This area is made up of poles, arches, and other equipment done in whimsical designs that spray water like giant sprinklers. This attraction is just for kids (with adult supervision, of course) and is free. It's a great summertime destination.
If you need to get away from it all, a day spa might be the perfect escape. Most spas offer a variety of services and packages including massages, facials, manicures, body wraps, and more. Collierville has a couple of day spa options including two Gould's locations, a Massage Envy, and a Fielding and Company.
This open-air mall is new to the Memphis area. It features more than 75 shops and restaurants and is anchored by Macy's and Dillard's. It is a good idea to check the mall's upcoming events for fun activities like free carriage rides and even live music.
The Malco Towne Cinema features first-run movies on fifteen screens. A well-maintained theater, the Towne Cinema also offers stadium seating, three concession stands, and "rocker" seats. One thing to note, though--the Towne Cinema does not have late shows. Its last films begin during the 7:00 hour.
FunQuest is 64,000 square feet of entertainment for the family. The facility features a laser tag arena, bowling alley, skating rink, arcade, and snack bar. There is also a soft play area and mini skating rink for the littlest children. FunQuest can also accommodate birthday parties and other special events.
Get Air is a kid- and teen-friendly recreational game and entertainment center. Kids can bounce on a trampoline, play archery tag, climb the rope netting, play dodgeball and slam ball, run through Ninja courses, fling themselves into a foam pit, and so much more.
Herb Parsons Lake
Herb Parsons is a 177-acre state fishing lake, surrounded by 7 miles of hiking trails. There's also a bait shop and boat rental area, plus plenty of picnic areas. The Lake is only 25 minutes away from Memphis.