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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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Hours

Daily:  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.

 

 

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. 

The Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Weekend is March 1-2, 2019 - learn more!


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
This annual event is a four-day festival celebrates the life and music of Elvis Presley through live performances of his music. The festival features two headline shows, on Friday and Saturday starring Dwight Icenhower, Jay Dupuis, Cote Deonath, Austin Irby, Taylor Rodriguez and Riley Jenkins with Irv Cass and the Change of Habit tribute band.  There's a gospel event on Sunday plus Elvis entertainment all over town! The weekend also features a three-day preliminary to the Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest. Tickets are currently on sale.  Call 1-888-406-5885 or visit the festival website for more information.

Nashville Elvis Festival 

March 28 - 31, 2019
Nashville, Tennessee

The Nashville Elvis Festival 2019 will feature performances by Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest champs such as Dean Z and finalists like Cote Deonath and Diogo Light. The festival also features an Ultimate ETA Contest preliminary round and a screening of "Viva Las Vegas." NashvilleElvisFestival.com for more.

 


Branson Elvis Festival 

April 12 - 14, 2019
Dick Clark's American Bandstand Theater, Branson, Missouri

The Branson Elvis Festival's schedule of events features a preliminary round of the Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest, Elvis Vendor Village, performances by Ronnie McDowell and more. Visit BransonElvisFestival.com for details.

 


Niagara Falls Elvis Festival 

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

The Niagara Falls Elvis Festival features a preliminary round of the Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest on April 27 - 28, performances by Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist contest winners Dean Z and Jay Dupuis, a gospel show and much more. Find more information at NiagaraFallsElvisFestival.com.

 


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.


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.

 

 


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.


*Specific event locations and details are subject to change.