Elvis Week

Wednesday, Aug 11, 2021 at 9:00am

Various Venues in Memphis
Memphis, TN 38116

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It will be a great time to gather again with friends to celebrate the music, movies and legacy of the King of Rock 'n' Roll. Our Elvis Week includes concerts, panel discussions, special tours, Elvis tribute artist events and contests, and so much more!

9:00am: Memphis Excursion With Tom Brown And Angie Marchese
Take a bus tour of Memphis with Elvis Week host Tom Brown and VP of Graceland Archives and Exhibits Angie Marchese as they take you by the locations that were part of Elvis’ life growing up and living in Memphis. Hear Elvis stories and memories – and enjoy some stops along the way.

Location: Departs from The Guest House at Graceland

Tickets: $60

10:00am - 11:30am: Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest Meet ‘N’ Greet
Purchasers of the Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest VIP and Premier Ticket Packages are invited to a meet ‘n’ greet with the semifinalists of the 2021 contest. Mingle with the 2021 semifinalists, take pictures and enjoy light appetizers and refreshments. Hosted by Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist winner and Elvis Week host Dean Z. Click here for a list of Elvis Tribute Artist packages.

Location: Guest House Ballroom, The Guest House at Graceland.

Ultimate ETA VIP and Premier Package buyers only.

2:00pm: Elvis Unplugged – Starring Dean Z And Friends
Join Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Dean Z for an afternoon at the Guest House Theater where he will be joined by special guest performers for live Elvis music and personal stories. An intimate acoustic experience among friends sharing music, laughter and fun.

Location: Guest House Theater, The Guest House at Graceland.

Tickets: $29

7:00pm: Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest Semifinal Round
Also available as part of an Ultimate ETA VIP, Premier or Fan Package
Experience the ultimate competition as some of the best Elvis tribute artists in the world take the stage at Graceland to see who will take home the crown of the Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist of 2021. Hosted by Joey Sulipeck, with contestants backed by the EAS Band, the audience will experience an amazing night of live entertainment as the field is narrowed down to our top finalists, who will take the stage the following evening for the final round of the competition. See a list of semifinalists who have already qualified. Ultimate ETA Ticket Packages are available that include tickets to the Semifinal Round plus other Elvis Week ETA events and experiences or you can buy an individual ticket to this event.

Location: Soundstage at Graceland, Elvis Presley’s Memphis.

Tickets: $55, $45, $35

10:00 pm – 12:00am: Ultimate Elvis Week After-Party Hosted By Jeff Lewis
Also included as part of the Ultimate ETA VIP Package
The party continues after the Semifinal Round at the Guest House Ballroom. Hosted by Jeff Lewis with 2013 Ultimate ETA winner Dean Z, many of your favorite Elvis tribute artists will be in attendance. Cash bars will be available. Ultimate ETA VIP Package purchasers receive tickets to the After-Party as part of their package plus reserved seating.

Guest House Ballroom, The Guest House at Graceland.

Tickets: $10

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