Events

Elvis Festivals & Events

What’s the best way to commemorate the life and music of Elvis? Events, celebrations and “concerts,” of course! Below are a list of officially licensed Elvis festivals, events and contests taking place around the world. Be sure to visit this page often for updates as new Elvis events will be added as they are confirmed.


"Elvis Experience" Starring Martin Fontaine

June 25, 2014 - August 31, 2014
Theatre Capitole

Le Capitole presents 50 new show dates for this great production devoted entirely to Elvis' Las Vegas years. Accompanied by 24 musicians and eight singers, Martin Fontaine transports Elvis fans back to the early '70s as Elvis Presley returns to the stage and makes entertainment history. Relive the exciting experience of attending one of the King of Rock 'n' Roll's live concerts at the Las Vegas Hilton. Martin Fontaine performs all of the great songs of Elvis Presley, backed by the magnificent musical arrangements of a great orchestra. Fans can purchase tickets by visiting LeCapitole.com or by calling 1-800-261-9903.

12th Annual Elvis Tampa Bay Festival/Contest at Strawberry Festival Fairgrounds (Expo Hall)

July 19, 2014
303 E. Lemon St. Plant City, FL (11 miles East of Tampa)
Organized by the Elvis: Tampa Bay TCB Fan Club

Enjoy fun festival activities featuring Elvis tribute artists, Elvis memorabilia, Elvis performances, plus live music and shows all day on July 19. Want to complete? ETA registrations are open now and last chance registrations are July 5 - 12. The entry fee is $50. For ticket information (VIP and general tickets) and/or contestant registration forms, visit ElvisTampaTCB.com, email ElvisTampaTCB@yahoo.com or call 813-977-6011. Deadline for contestants to enter is July 5, 2014. (Limit 20-22 ETAs to enter)

The Collingwood Elvis Festival

July 23 - 27, 2014
Collingwood, Ontario, Canada
The Collingwood Elvis Festival celebrates its 20th anniversary with a five-day celebration of the life, music, and career of Elvis Presley. With four Vegas-style shows, 100+ tribute artists, and multiple tribute artist competitions, if you’ve never been, this is the year! This year's festival pays tribute to #ElvisGold showcasing the gold singles, albums, and moments that made #Elvis famous, all brought to life by past Collingwood champions. Join the festival family and buy your tickets now at CollingWoodElvisFestival.com.

Hard Rock Last Chance

August 8 - 10, 2014
Memphis, Tennessee

Join the Hard Rock Cafe on Beale Street, as they continue to host their annual Ultimate Last Chance Contest with live ETA performances August 8 - 10. The winner will represent Memphis in the Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest semifinals during Elvis Week 2014. Be a part of all of the fun as they perform iconic Elvis hits, from every decade, movie and genre. Doors open at 8:30 p.m. Show at 9:00 p.m. $5 admission on August 8 - 9 and $10 admission for finals on August 10. Tickets can be purchased by visiting FreshTix.com. Visit Hardrock.com/Memphis for more information.

Elvis Week 2014

August 9 - August 17, 2014
Memphis, Tennessee

Elvis Week 2014 will take place Saturday, August 9 - Sunday, August 17, at Elvis Presley's Graceland in Memphis. We are excited to be bringing back the Elvis Week Main Stage at Graceland this year so fans can enjoy their Elvis Week days on the Graceland campus with us and participate in some new exciting events! For a complete line-up of events, special guests, partners and more visit ElvisWeek.com.

"Elvis: That’s The Way It Is" in Theaters

August 17 - 20, 2014
Various Locations in the United States
Elvis fans will have the chance to experience the world premiere of the newly re-mastered "Elvis: That's The Way It Is" on the big screen at Elvis Week 2014. The screening will be held August 16, at the Orpheum Theatre in Memphis. For fans unable to attend the Elvis Week world premiere, you will still have a chance to see Elvis on the big screen when the newly-remastered "Elvis: That’s The Way It Is" hits almost 300 theaters in the U.S. following Elvis Week for a limited engagement. See a complete list of theaters or purchase tickets to the world-premiere during Elvis Week by visiting Ticketmaster.com.

2014 Graceland Lighting Ceremony

November 21, 2014
Memphis, Tennessee

Experience the magic of the holiday season when the holiday lights come alive for another year at Graceland in Memphis on November 21, 2014. Join special guests as we "flip the switch" and officially light the Graceland property and kick off the holiday festivities. We are predicting a 100% chance of snow and Santa, decked out like the King of Rock ‘n’ Roll, will also be available for pictures with the kids following the lighting ceremony. See a recap of the 2013 Lighting Ceremony.
*Specific event locations and details are subject to change.