2023 ETA Prelim Contests
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2023 Preliminary Contests

2023 Ultimate elvis tribute artist
contest preliminaries

Below you will find a list of the 2023 official preliminary round locations that have been licensed by Elvis Presley Enterprises. Each of these official locations receives a spot in the Elvis Week 2023 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 2023, 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. See who has already qualified for 2023 

 


first chance ultimate eta contest

August 13, 2022
Memphis, Tennessee

First Chance Ultimate ETA Contest winner was Cote Deonath.


 

 


tweed Elvis Festival

August 25-28, 2022
Tweed, Ontario, Canada

Tweed Ultimate ETA Contest winner was Oliver Steinhoff.
 


 


Elvis Fantasy Fest

October 14-16, 2022
Portage, Indiana
Join friends, old and new, for an amazing weekend of Elvis concerts and competitions while supporting Special Olympic athletes. All net proceeds will be donated to Porter County Special Olympics.
VISIT THE ELVIS FANTASY FEST WEBSITE

 


parkes ELVIS FestIVAL 

January 4-8, 2023
Parkes, NSW, Australia 
For more about the Parkes Star Elvis Festival and how to enter their competition: 
VISIT THE PARKES ELVIS FESTIVAL WEBSITE

 


Smoky Mountain ELVIS FestIVAL 

January 13-15, 2023
Pigeon Forge, Tennessee
The 1st Annual Smoky Mountains Elvis Festival will include six shows. The Ultimate Elvis Preliminary Contest and Evening Headline show stars Tim E Hendry, Ben Thompson, Michael Chambliss, Ryan Pelton, and Matt Cordell. Hosts include Ronny Craig and Jeff Lewis, backed by the E Finity Tribute Band. 
VISIT THE SMOKY MOUNTAIN WEBSITE

                                                                


Branson ELVIS FestIVAL 

March 24-26, 2023
Branson, Missouri
The 16th Annual Branson Elvis Festival will be held at Dick Clark’s American Bandstand Theater. Enjoy a meet ‘n’ greet, preliminary round of the Ultimate ETA Contest, The Dean Z Show, and more!
VISIT THE BRANSON ELVIS FESTIVAL WEBSITE

 


nashville ELVIS FestIVAL 

March 30 - April 2, 2023
Franklin, Tennessee
Join fans worldwide for the 7th annual Nashville Elvis Festival, a premier Elvis event unlike any other, celebrating the music and legacy of Elvis Presley. Enjoy a weekend of live music performances, celebrity appearances, an Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist competition and more! 
VISIT THE NASHVILLE ELVIS FESTIVAL WEBSITE


 Niagara FALLS Elvis Festival 

April 20-23, 2023 
Niagara Falls, Canada
Four days of Elvis events in a Las Vegas dinner theatre setting. See some of the top ETAs in the world as well as a preliminary round of the Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest.
VISIT THE NIAGARA FALLS FESTIVAL WEBSITE


 

Lone Star ELVIS FestIVAL 

May 25-28, 2023
Grapevine, Texas
For more about the Lone Star Elvis Festival and how to enter their competition: 
VISIT THE LONE STAR ELVIS FESTIVAL WEBSITE

 

 


More preliminary round announcements to come!