Why glamping, Topgolf and an aquarium never made it to Mud Island

Revisiting a few popular ideas for the river park and what happened with them

By , Daily Memphian Updated: November 13, 2020 10:35 AM CT | Published: November 13, 2020 10:35 AM CT

With millions of dollars of work needed at Mud Island, what happened with all the other ideas for some of Memphis’ most valuable property? 


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Wayne Risher

Wayne Risher

Business news reporter, 43-year veteran of print journalism, 35-year resident of Memphis, University of Georgia alumnus and proud father and spouse of University of Memphis graduates.


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