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3717 Elvis Presley Blvd.
Memphis, TN 38116

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

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3600 Elvis Presley Blvd.
Memphis, TN 38116

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Elvis' Birthday Celebration

ELVIS' BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION 2021

January 7-9, 2021

Join us in Memphis on January 7-9, 2021, for Elvis' 2021 Birthday Celebration. Enjoy three days of birthday festivities surrounding the King of Rock ‘n’ Roll’s birthday!

Tickets for Elvis' Birthday Celebration events are on sale now! Buy Birthday tickets online or call Graceland Reservations at 800-238-2000 or 901-332-3322. 

UPDATE 12/23/20: In accordance with the new Shelby County Health Directive and in coordination with their department, adjustments have been made to the Elvis Birthday Celebration 2021 schedule. Please see updated schedule of events below.

If you have already purchased event tickets to attend Elvis’ Birthday Celebration, emails were sent out to ticket buyers with additional details. If you have questions regarding your tickets or events below, please email [email protected] or call Graceland Reservations at 800-238-2000 or 901-332-3322.

COVID-19 Protocols will be in place for all events. This includes the requirement of masks, temperature screenings, and socially distanced seating. Find out more about our Graceland's COVID-19 Protocols. 
 
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2021 Schedule of EventS

Thursday, January 7

HIDDEN GRACELAND TOUR WITH ANGIE MARCHESE & TOM BROWN – TOUR 1
7:00 PM. Graceland Mansion.
Tickets: $350  BUY NOW
Extremely limited availability; only 10 tours available.
Join Gates of Graceland Host Tom Brown and Graceland’s VP of Archives and Exhibits Angie Marchese, on an exclusive, after-hours tour of Graceland Mansion. Have you ever wondered what might be inside a drawer or around a corner? This one-of-a-kind experience will give you a glimpse at items you will not see on tour – and will feature a special photo op inside Graceland Mansion.


Friday, January 8

Elvis birthday Proclamation Ceremony
9:00 AM. Outdoor Stage, located next to Graceland Parking. Please note: this is an outdoor event.
FREE to attend - but advanced ticket reservation required. This event is now sold out.
Enjoy a ceremony with Graceland/EPE officials, a birthday cake cutting and a proclamation of Elvis Presley Day by Memphis and Shelby County officials. Fans who are unable to attend can watch the ceremony online for free via the Elvis Presley's Graceland Facebook page. Gates open at 8:30 AM to seating.
Seating to this event will be general admission, but socially distanced seating groups of 1, 2, 3 and 4 will be setup. Attendees will be asked to sit the appropriate seating group for your party.
elvis unplugged starring dean z
3:00 PM. Outdoor Stage, located next to Graceland Parking. Please note: this is an outdoor event.
Tickets: Section 1 - $55; Section 2 - $35 
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Join singer and musician Dean Z for an afternoon of Elvis music live. Enjoy an acoustic experience ranging from Elvis’ biggest hits to some of his beloved fan favorite songs. Dean, backed by members of his band and back-up singers, will share music, laughter, and fun. This popular Elvis Week event is making its Elvis Birthday Celebration debut! Gates open at 2:00 PM to seating.
Due to COVID-19 social distancing protocols, seats for this event will be assigned closer to event date based on purchase order. Patrons will receive seating assignments at ticket pick-up and all tickets in transaction will be considered a ticket grouping. When assigning seats, ticket groupings will all be seated together with the max of 4 people; if more than 4 tickets are purchased in the transaction, your group will be broken into several ticket groupings. 
HIDDEN GRACELAND TOUR WITH ANGIE MARCHESE & TOM BROWN – TOUR 2
7:00 PM. Graceland Mansion.
Tickets: $350  BUY NOW
Extremely limited availability; only 10 tours available. 
Join Gates of Graceland Host Tom Brown and Graceland’s VP of Archives and Exhibits Angie Marchese, on an exclusive, after-hours tour of Graceland Mansion. Have you ever wondered what might be inside a drawer or around a corner? This one-of-a-kind experience will give you a glimpse at items you will not see on tour – and will feature a special photo op inside Graceland Mansion.


Saturday, January 9

ELVIS BIRTHDAY BASH & EVENING TOUR
4:00 - 6:00 PM. Graceland Mansion Tours. 
5:00 - 7:00 PM. Elvis Presley's Memphis/Vernon's Smokehouse
Tickets: $75 for adults; $45 for youth 5-10; children 4 and under are free. This event is now sold out.
Celebrate Elvis’ birthday at Elvis Presley’s Memphis and with a private evening tour of Graceland Mansion decorated for the holidays. The special evening tour of Graceland Mansion will include live tour guides inside Graceland Mansion and Elvis Christmas music playing throughout the rest of the mansion grounds. Guests will also be able to tour exhibits at Elvis Presley's Memphis Entertainment Complex (Car Museum, Presley Cycles, Archives Exhibit, Army Exhibit, ICONS Exhibit and Elvis: The Entertainer).  In addition, guests will also enjoy complimentary appetizers and a cash bar at Vernon's Smokehouse restaurant, which will be operating in accordance with the latest Shelby County Health Directive. Tours of Graceland Mansion start at 4:00 pm, with Elvis Presley's Memphis opening 5:00 pm. Advanced purchase only.
HIDDEN GRACELAND TOUR WITH ANGIE MARCHESE & TOM BROWN – TOUR 3
7:30 PM. Graceland Mansion.
Tickets: $350 
BUY NOW
Extremely limited availability; only 10 tours available.
Join Gates of Graceland Host Tom Brown and Graceland’s VP of Archives and Exhibits Angie Marchese, on an exclusive, after-hours tour of Graceland Mansion. Have you ever wondered what might be inside a drawer or around a corner? This one-of-a-kind experience will give you a glimpse at items you will not see on tour – and will feature a special photo op inside Graceland Mansion.

 

ADDITIONAL AND MULTIPLE DAY EVENTS

betty harper art showing & appearance
January 7-9. 1:00 - 4:00 PM. Gift Shop, The Guest House at Graceland. 
Meet Betty Harper, officially licensed Elvis Presley artist, who has drawn over 20,000 images of Elvis, and view art from her collection.
GRACELAND TOURS
Tours of Graceland Mansion and Elvis Presley’s Memphis will be available daily.  Graceland Mansion will be decorated for the holidays indoors and out through January 10. Visit the Graceland Tickets page for prices and details. 
free walk-up times for meditation garden
During Elvis’ Birthday Celebration, we will offer free morning walk-up visits to Meditation Garden from 7:30 am - 8:30 am on the mornings of January 7-10.  

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Celebrate Elvis' Birthday with the official 2021 Elvis Presley Birthday T-Shirt! This collectible T-Shirt is a MUST HAVE for the serious Elvis fan and features the official Elvis Birthday Celebration 2021 logo inspired from his first album cover.  Don’t miss out on your chance to own this exclusive shirt!

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General Ticket Information

  • Graceland Insiders discount does not apply to Elvis' Birthday Celebration event tickets.
  • All guests, times, prices and details are subject to change.
  • All ticket sales are final and non-refundable.