Unusual & Unique Vacation Destinations: Peabody Hotel, Memphis, Tennessee.This luxury hotel in downtown Memphis is famous for the "Peabody Ducks." Yes, you read that correctly. During your stay at this spot with over 450 rooms, you will also be sharing a space with a number of ducks that live on the hotel rooftop and regularly take strolls through the lobby. The story goes that the general manager of the hotel at the time, Frank Schutt, thought it'd be funny to leave three duck decoys
If it's summertime in Memphis, then it's Rooftop Party season at The Peabody. The weekend starts on Thursday night at our Memphis TN hotel with hot bands, cool drinks and sky-high views of the sun setting over the Mississippi River.
Go to a Peabody Hotel (Memphis, TN; Orlando, FL; or Little Rock, Arkansas) to see the ducks parade down to the hotel lobby on the red carpet. It's free except you'll probably have to pay to park. 11 am and 5 pm en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Peabody_Hotel