Frequently Asked Questions

How far is Tunica from the nearest commercial airport?

The Memphis International Airport is about a half-hour away from the Tunica Resort area.

Is there airport shuttle service to and from the Memphis International Airport?

Tunica hotels do not offer a shuttle to and from the airport but groups may arrange to have a shuttle service hired for airport pick-ups. The Tunica Convention and Visitor’s Bureau staff would be happy to assist you with receiving additional information for your group. Click here to see transportation options.

How do our attendees find out what the local weather is during their conference?

The weather in Tunica is Southern – hot in the summer, cool and breezy in the winter. Fall and spring are magnificent. On average, we get 54 inches of rain. So when it comes to what to wear, put on whatever is most comfortable and casual. Visitors can also find the latest weather conditions at Weather.com.

Does Tunica have public transportation/shuttles/taxi service?

Tunica does not currently offer public transportation or shuttle service. Click here to see transportation options.

What Convention Services do you offer?

The staff at the Tunica Convention and Visitor’s Bureau want to assist you and your group in every way possible. To see a list from site visits to planning assistance, please visit our Meetings Locations & Services or call 888-488-6422 for additional information.

What is there to do around the Tunica Resorts area?

After your meeting sessions, there are plenty of activities to keep you busy in Tunica! In the resort area, we offer gaming, golf, as well as shopping. In addition, be sure to check out the area museums including the Gateway to the Blues Museum & Visitor Center and the Tunica RiverPark & Museum located right on the banks of the Mississippi River. In the town of Tunica, enjoy some home cookin’ at the Blue & White or stop in one of our local gift shops. The Bureau staff would be happy to assist you with the planning of social events and activities while you are in the area.

What is the total number of sleeping rooms in Tunica hotels?

Tunica has more than 4,000 sleeping rooms resort wide.

What is the total square footage of meeting space in Tunica?

Tunica offers a combined total of approximately 161,000 square feet in meeting space throughout the resort area.

Is Tunica a Union town?

No. Mississippi is a “Right to Work” state.