Elvis Week

Saturday, Aug 14, 2021 at 10:00am

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!

10:00am: Conversations On Elvis
Also included in the Elvis Week Platinum and Gold Packages
Hear the stories from those who knew the King of Rock ‘n’ Roll best. Hosted by Tom Brown, confirmed panelists include Charlie McCoy, the legendary studio musician who can be heard backing Elvis on numerous albums, including seven movie soundtracks;

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

Tickets: $30

2:00pm, 3:00pm and 4:00pm: Graceland Stable Tours
Back by popular demand, fans can tour the stables at Graceland during Elvis Week 2021! Artifacts on display as part of the Elvis Presley Stable Tour include saddles used by Elvis and his entourage, personal western wear worn by Elvis, checks and documents related to the purchase of some of Elvis’ horses, and home movie footage of Elvis on horseback at Graceland.

Tickets: $20

3:00pm: 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. Special guest performer to include the first-ever Ultimate ETA Contest winner Shawn Klush.

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

Tickets: $29

7:00pm: The Ultimate Return
Also included as part of an Ultimate ETA VIP, Premier or Fan Package
Hosted by Joey Sulipeck, enjoy an incredible live concert featuring past Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist winners. Performers scheduled to appear include first-ever Ultimate winner Shawn Klush,  2011 winner Cody Slaughter, 2016 winner Dwight Icenhower, 2019 winner Taylor Rodriguez, plus an appearance by our newly crowned 2021 Ultimate ETA Contest winner.. Ultimate ETA Ticket Packages are available that include tickets to The Ultimate Return plus other Elvis Week ETA events and experiences, or you can buy an individual ticket to this event. Click here for a list of Elvis Tribute Artist packages and tickets.

Location: Soundstage at Graceland, Elvis Presley’s Memphis

Tickets: $65, $55, $45

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 Ultimate Return 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.

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

Tickets: $10

10:00pm: Down In The Jungle Room Experience
Extremely limited availability; only 14 tours available; Limited to two tours per purchaser.
In 1976, the Jungle Room at Graceland became a make-shift studio – and Elvis recorded there in February and October of that year. During this exclusive tour experience, step back 45 years to 1976 with some of the guys who were part of the Jungle Room sessions to hear their stories of what it was like to record with Elvis. Hosted by Tom Brown, special guests include guitarist James Burton, piano player David Briggs, and bassist Norbert Putnam. In addition, as part of the experience, guests will enjoy a rare photo opportunity inside the Jungle Room with our special guests.

Location: Graceland Mansion.

Tickets: $750

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