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Fall Festivals Kick Off 2015 Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest Season

The 2015 Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest season kicked off in late August with the Tweed Elvis Festival where James Gibb was announced as the winner of the first preliminary round. James will go on to compete in the 2015 Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest Semifinal Round during Elvis Week 2015. 


The next preliminary rounds will occur in September and October, and then many more planned into 2015. See below for a list of the confirmed 2015 Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest preliminary rounds. Also, be sure to check back often as more will be announced and maybe coming to an area near you.


To compete in one of the preliminary rounds, please contact the contest organizer directly. For ticket information or more on attending, please visit their contest website.



South Carolina Elvis Festival

September 11 - 14, 2014

Newberry, South Carolina

This year’s festival will celebrate 60 Years of Rock 'n' Roll by presenting two headline shows starring the top two artists paying tribute to Elvis’ early years - Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artists Cody Slaughter and Dean Z. The festival will also feature a three-day preliminary to the Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest in Memphis, held during Elvis Week in August. ETAs interested in competing should call 1-888-406-5885 or visit SouthCarolinaElvisFestival.com.


Elvis FANtasy Fest

October 10 - 12, 2014

Portage, Indiana

This year, Indiana’s Elvis Fantasy Fest welcomes back Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member, DJ Fontana. DJ will host the Saturday night dinner prior to the fabulous Saturday night “Red, Hot and Blue” headliner show. Enjoy a special presentation of the film short called “Nobody” and performances by Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Dean Z, among many others. The weekend will also feature a preliminary to the Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest and this year will be presenting both a professional and a non-professional division. ETAs interested in competing should call 1-888-406-5885 or visit ElvisFantasyFest.com.


Ocean City Elvis Festival

October 24 - 26, 2014

Clarion Resort Fontainebleau Hotel Ocean City, Maryland

The October season ending festival has found a new home at the beautiful Clarion Resort Fontainebleau Hotel on the Atlantic in Ocean City, Maryland. The three-day Elvis Festival will include two headline concerts and a three-day preliminary to the Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest inside the beautiful hotel which features 250 hotel rooms and 80 condos. All of the performers and guests will find comfort under one roof. All concerts and after-hours parties will take place at the resort. ETAs interested in competing should call 1-888-406-5885 or visit OceanCityElvisFestival.com.


Georgia Elvis Festival

March 12 - 15, 2015

Brunswick, Georgia

This annual event is a three-day festival celebrating the life and music of Elvis Presley through live performances of his music. The festival features two headline shows, on Friday and Saturday and is proceeded by a free opening ceremony on Thursday night, held in Mary Ross Park. The weekend also features a three-day preliminary to the Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest. More details to be announced soon. For more information, call 1-888-406-5885 or visit GeorgiaElvisFestival.com.


LakeGeorge.com Elvis Festival

May 28 - 31, 2015

Lake George, New York

Details will be announced soon. Tickets for the 2015 LakeGeorge.com Elvis Festival will go on sale Thursday, October 2 at 10:00 a.m. ET. For more information call 1-888-406-5885 or stay tuned to LakeGeorgeElvisFest.com.


Tupelo Elvis Festival

June 4 - 7, 2015

Tupelo, Mississippi

Tupelo Elvis Festival is a musical celebration designed to honor Elvis Presley, Tupelo’s native son, and the impact that his music has on the world. Each year's festival features regional, national and local artists along with a Sunday Gospel Concert and a preliminary to the Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest. In addition to all of the great music, the festival features a number of local food vendors, a carnival midway, pet parade, beauty pageant, 5k run, disc golf, movie poster exhibit, and much more. ETAs interested in competing can learn more by visiting TupeloElvisFestival.com.


Europe’s Tribute To Elvis Festival

July 3rd – 5th, 2015

Blackpool, Lancashire, England

The third annual Europe’s Tribute to Elvis Festival will take place at the World famous Blackpool Winter Gardens. This three-day festival will be creating a world class event honoring everything that Elvis stood for. The event will be hosted by Tees Events Ltd with the winner representing Europe's Tribute to Elvis in the Ultimate ETA Contest Semifinal in Memphis in 2015. The festival will also feature Elvis -themed shows, including some of the world's best Elvis tribute artists gracing the stage in the Empress Ballroom. Plus, they will have special guests, merchandise stalls, after-show private parties, raffles and much more. For more information please visit ElvisFestival.co.uk.



*Specific event locations and details are subject to change.

Posted by Elvis Presley's Graceland at 12:31 PM
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