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Graceland Parking

3717 Elvis Presley Blvd.
Memphis, TN 38116

Only 10 minutes from downtown and 3 minutes from the Memphis Airport.

The Guest House at Graceland

3600 Elvis Presley Blvd.
Memphis, TN 38116

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Graceland Hours

MONDAY - SATURDAY:  9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
sUNDAY: 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
 

Free walk-ups to the Meditation Garden are daily from 7:30 - 8:30 a.m.
 

Graceland Exhibition Center
Daily: 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

 

 

2019 Preliminary Contests

2019 Ultimate ETA Contests 

Below you will find a list of the 2019 official preliminary round locations that have been licensed by Elvis Presley Enterprises. Each of these official locations receives a spot in the Elvis Week 2019 Semifinal Round of the contest for them to send their preliminary winners to compete. Please contact each preliminary round directly for more information on how to enter their specific preliminary.

If you are the winner of your preliminary round and travel to Memphis for Elvis Week 2019, you will enjoy a week filled with fun Elvis events, as well as the opportunity to compete in the official Semifinal presented by Elvis Presley Enterprises, Inc. 


8th Annual Tweed Tribute to Elvis Festival  

August 23 - 26, 2018
Tweed, Ontario, Canada


Cote Deonath will represent the Tweed Tribute to Elvis Festival at the Semifinal Round in Memphis.

 


26th Annual Elvis FANtasy Festival

October 5 - 7, 2018
Portage, Indiana

Jake Slater will represent the Elvis FANtasy Festival at the Semifinal Round in Memphis.

 


Ocean City Elvis Festival 

Part of the ElvisFestival.com Series of Events
October 18 - 21, 2018
Ocean City, Maryland


Diogo Light will represent the Ocean City Elvis Festival at the Semifinal Round in Memphis.

 


Parkes Elvis Festival 

January 9 - 13, 2019
Parkes, New South Wales, Australia

Brody Finlay will represent the Parkes Elvis Festival at the Semifinal Round in Memphis.

 


Georgia Elvis Festival 

Part of the ElvisFestival.com Series of Events
March 7 - 10, 2019

Brunswick, Georgia

Mark Anthony will represent the Georgia Elvis Festival at the Semifinal Round in Memphis.
 


Elvis Tribute Artist Contest Japan 

March 24, 2019
Tokyo, Japan


Tanaka will represent the Elvis Tribute Artist Contest Japan at the Semifinal Round in Memphis.

 


Nashville Elvis Festival 

March 28 - 31, 2019
Nashville, Tennessee

Al Joslin will represent the Nashville Elvis Festival at the Semifinal Round in Memphis.

 


Branson Elvis Festival 

April 11 - 14, 2019
Dick Clark's American Bandstand Theater, Branson, Missouri


Radney Pennington will represent the Branson Elvis Festival at the Semifinal Round in Memphis.

 


Niagara Falls Elvis Festival 

April 26 - 28, 2019
Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada

Sylvain LeDuc will represent the Niagara Falls Elvis Festival at the Semifinal Round in Memphis.

 


Lone Star Elvis Festival 

May 24 - 26, 2019
Dallas, Texas

The Lone Star Elvis Festival 2019 is a three-day event and will feature performances by 2011 Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest Champion Cody Ray Slaughter, 2018 finalists Diogo Light and Cote Deonath, along with Ted Torres Martin and Donny Edwards. The festival also features an Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest preliminary round and other headlining features such as "Country with the King." The festival will be hosted by Kay Shannon and backed up by The Fever Band. Visit the festival's website for more information.


Lake George Elvis Festival 

Part of the ElvisFestival.com Series of Events
May 30 - June 2, 2019
Lake George, New York

The Lake George Elvis Festival will feature three headline concerts with performances by Dwight Icenhower, Dean Z, Ben Thompson, Diogo Light, Taylor Rodriguez and many more, with Irv Cass and the Change of Habit tribute band.  The festival includes a three-day preliminary to the Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest with over 40 artists expected to compete, Elvis entertainment all over town and late night fun every night!  Tickets are currently on sale.  Call 1-888-406-5885 or visit the festival website for more information.


Tupelo Elvis Festival 

June 5 - 9, 2019
Tupelo, Mississippi
Elvis Presley was born in Tupelo, Mississippi, and each year his hometown celebrates him with a festival full of music, panels and more. The 2019 festival features an Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest preliminary round, ETA performances, special guests, Running with the King 5k, pet parade, concerts and more. Get the details at the Tupelo Elvis Festival website

 


Penticton Elvis Festival 

June 27 - 30, 2019
Penticton, British Columbia, Canada
The Penticton Elvis Festival, now in its 18th year, brings Elvis fans from far and wide to Penticton to celebrate the King of Rock 'n' Roll! This three-day festival features ETA performances, an Ultimate ETA Contest preliminary round, a gospel and pancake breakfast, teddy bear toss and much more. Learn more at the festival's website.


Elvis Presley Continentials 2019 Ultimate contest and festival 

June 28 - 30, 2019
Orlando, Florida

The 40th annual Elvis Presley Continental Fan Club's Charity Festival and Ultimate ETA Contest preliminary will take place in Orlando, Florida. The weekend features the preliminary round, ETA performances by headliners David King, winner of the 2018 Ultimate Elvis Presley Contest Preliminary in Orlando, Florida, and Jay Dupuis, winner of the 2014 Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest, a gospel brunch, meet and greet with special guests, and more. Performers will be backed all weekend by The Spinouts Tribute Band. Learn more on the festival's website.


Hollywood Star Elvis Festival 

July 5 - 7, 2019
Hollywood, California

The Hollywood Star Elvis Festival 2019 is a three day event - July 5 to July 7, 2019, and will feature performances by 2018 Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest Champion Ben Thompson and top finalists Diogo Light and Cote Deonath. The festival also features an Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest preliminary round and other headlining features. The Hollywood Star will take place in Hollywood, California, at the historic El Portal Theatre. See the schedule and get more information on the festival website.


viva surfers paradise 

July 12 - 21, 2019
Surfers Paradise, Queensland, Australia
This 10-day festival celebrates the world's biggest music legends, including the King of Rock 'n' Roll! The festival features ETA concerts, plus an Ultimate ETA Contest preliminary round. The festival also features a car show and Renewal of the Vows ceremony. Learn more.

 


Collingwood Elvis Festival 

July 26 - 28, 2019
Collingwood, Ontario, Canada

The Collingwood Elvis Festival features a variety of events that celebrate the King of Rock 'n' Roll! The schedule of events include an Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest preliminary round, ETA performances, Storyteller Chat, Tribute Artist and Classic Car Parade and much more. Find out more at the festival's website.


*Specific event locations and details are subject to change.