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ELVIS WEEK 2022 SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Elvis Week 2022 offers an unforgettable line-up of concerts, conversations, tributes, and more - as we mark the 45th anniversary of Elvis’ passing and celebrate the man, the star, the icon - the King of Rock 'n' Roll. 2022 highlights include the August 16 Elvis Presley in Concert featuring Elvis on the big screen backed by a live band; All the King's Men, showcasing those who shared the studio and stage with Elvis; The Gospel Music of Elvis Presley Dinner Show, where fans can enjoy Elvis' gospel favorites; the annual Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest and performances by many of EPE's past Ultimate winners; and the cornerstone event of the week, the annual Candlelight Vigil on August 15 where fans gather in quiet remembrance of the king. Tickets for Elvis Week 2022 are on sale now!
 
Can't be in Memphis for Elvis Week? Find out more about Virtual Elvis Week 2022
 

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tuesday, august 9

ELVIS THE NEXT GENERATION

2:00 pm. Guest House Theater, The Guest House at Graceland.
Individual Tickets: $35, $25 - BUY TICKETS
Join us for a brand-new event to kick off Elvis Week 2022! 'Elvis the Next Generation' Concert and Showcase will feature talented young artists inspired by Elvis Presley. Performers include Peedy Chavis, star of The Voice TV show, along with America’s Got Talent's Jesse Kramer. Other performers include Riley Jenkins, Moses Snow, Emilio Santoro from the UK,  Nashville recording artist, Thea Danos, Tim Hembree, musical prodigies Finley Watkins, Zach Lentino, Derrell Lowe, and internationally recognized guitarist and musical director Heitor from Sao Paulo, Brazil, plus more special surprise guests you don't want to miss! These talented young artists perform as themselves celebrating Elvis’ legacy through music and inspiring a new generation of Elvis Fans. 'Elvis the Next Generation, a mission and brand created by officially licensed Elvis Presley artist, and Elvis fan Natasha Mrkovich, encourages the next generation to discover the music of Elvis Presley. This will be Elvis the Next Generation's inaugural performance during Elvis Week at Graceland.

ELVIS WEEK KICK-OFF RECEPTION

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm. Lightning Lounge, Elvis Presley’s Memphis.
Exclusive for Ultimate ETA VIP Package - SOLD OUT
Kick off your Elvis Week right with a private reception prior to Cody Ray Slaughter's concert at the Graceland Soundstage. Enjoy light appetizers and refreshments (soda/water) plus a cash bar in the Lightning Lounge where you can meet-up with friends and relax before doors open to the show! 

CODY RAY SLAUGHTER: one night only

7:00 pm. Graceland Soundstage, Elvis Presley’s Memphis.
Individual Tickets: $47, $35  
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Also 
included in the Ultimate ETA VIP and Premier Package
2011 Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest winner Cody Ray Slaughter kicks off Elvis Week with a tribute performance at the Graceland Soundstage featuring performances from the 1950s to 1968. From blue suede shoes to black leather, Cody's raw talent and passion for the King of Rock 'n' Roll will have you on your feet! 

photo op with cody ray slaughter

Immediately following show. Graceland Soundstage, Elvis Presley’s Memphis.
Exclusive for Ultimate ETA VIP Package - SOLD OUT
Our Ultimate ETA VIP Package holders can stick around after the show for an on-stage photo op with Cody Ray Slaughter. An exclusive perk for our ETA VIPs! 


WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 10

ULTIMATE ELVIS TRIBUTE ARTIST CONTEST MEET ‘N’ GREET

10:00 am – 11:30 am. Guest House Ballroom, The Guest House at Graceland.
Exclusive for Ultimate ETA VIP and Premier Package - SOLD OUT

Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest VIP and Premier Ticket Package holders are invited to a meet ‘n’ greet with the semifinalists of the 2022 contest. Mingle with the 2022 semifinalists, take pictures and enjoy light appetizers and refreshments - PLUS, you never know what past Ultimate winners may stop by to join in the party. Hosted by 2013 Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist winner and Elvis Week host Dean Z

ELVIS PRESLEY TRAUMA CENTER FAN RECEPTION

10:30 am. Elvis Presley Trauma Center, Regional One Health, 877 Jefferson Ave.
Celebrate at the annual Elvis Presley Fan Reception at the Elvis Presley Trauma Center in Memphis. Light refreshments will be served and tours of the trauma center will be conducted. Included on the tour is a stop by the Elvis Presley picture wall as well as the donor wall, where hundreds of plaques recognize donors who have supported the trauma center. Free. Call 901-545-6006 for more information.

ELVIS UNPLUGGED – STARRING DEAN Z & FRIENDS

1:00 pm. Guest House Theater, The Guest House at Graceland.
Tickets: SOLD OUT
Join Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Dean Z for an afternoon at the Guest House Theater where he will be joined by special guest performers for live Elvis music and personal stories. An intimate acoustic experience among friends sharing music, laughter and fun. Special guest performers include Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist winners Patrick Dunn and Ben Thompson. 
Alternative performance of this show on August 13 will feature a different guest line-up.

throwback graceland mansion tours with live guides

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm. Graceland Mansion.
Tickets: $65 
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In celebration of Graceland opening to the public in June 1982, you will have the opportunity to tour Graceland Mansion as fans did in the early years, with live tour guides throughout Graceland Mansion sharing stories and memories of Elvis' time spent there with family and friends. A fun throwback for this 40th year of celebrating Graceland's opening.

ULTIMATE ELVIS TRIBUTE ARTIST CONTEST SEMIFINAL ROUND

7:00 pm. Graceland Soundstage, Elvis Presley’s Memphis.
Individual Tickets: $62, $50, $40  BUY TICKETS
Also included in the Ultimate ETA VIP, Premier or Fan Package 

Experience the ultimate competition as some of the best Elvis tribute artists in the world take the stage at Graceland to see who will take home the crown of the Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist of 2022. Hosted by Ultimate ETA winner Dean Z, with contestants backed by the EAS Band, the audience will experience an amazing night of live entertainment as the field is narrowed down to our top finalists. Our top finalists will take the stage on August 12 in the final round of the competition. Also, enjoy a performance by one of our past Ultimate winners who is celebrating the 5th anniversary of his win, Gordon Hendricks (2017). See a list of semifinalists who have already qualified.

ELVIS MOVIE SCREENING

7:00 pm. Guest House Theater, The Guest House at Graceland.
Individual Tickets: Free. GET TICKETS

Watch Baz Luhrmann’s ELVIS on the big screen during this special Elvis Week screening surrounded by fellow Elvis fans. To accommodate as many Elvis Week attendees as possible, tickets are limited to two per person. Tickets are free, but you must reserve to attend.

ULTIMATE ELVIS tribute artist AFTER-PARTY

10:00 pm – 12:00 am. Guest House Ballroom, The Guest House at Graceland.
Individual Tickets: $15  
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Also included in the Ultimate ETA VIP Package with reserved seating
The party continues after the Semifinal Round at the Guest House Ballroom. Hosted by Jeff Lewis with 2013 Ultimate ETA winner Dean Z, many of your favorite Elvis tribute artists will be in attendance and take the stage in a jam session like none other. A can't miss event for any Elvis tribute artist fan! All three nights of this event were a sellout in 2021 - so be sure to get your tickets in advance! Cash bars will be available. 


THURSDAY, AUGUST 11

GRACELAND EXCURSIONS: TUPELO, MISSISSIPPI 

Departs from The Guest House at Graceland at 8:30 am, returns to The Guest House at Graceland by 3:30 pm. 
Tickets: SOLD OUT
While Elvis Presley became the biggest name in music history and achieved worldwide fame and fortune, his roots in the Northeast Mississippi city of Tupelo were humble. Guests will experience the rural setting of Elvis' upbringing and see where it all began in the two-room house where the King of Rock ‘n' Roll was born on January 8, 1935, the church he attended in his youth and see artifacts from his modest beginnings. Find out more about the Tupelo Graceland Excursion.

ULTIMATE ELVIS TRIBUTE ARTIST gospel brunch

10:00 am. Guest House Ballroom, The Guest House at Graceland. 
Individual Tickets: $70 
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Hosted by Dean Z, join some of our past Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest winners as they pay tribute to the music Elvis loved and admired the most - gospel. Enjoy gospel music performed live by Ultimate ETA winners David Lee, Taylor Rodriguez, Justin Shandor, and Brandon Bennett, while you enjoy a delicious Memphis-style brunch! 

GRACELAND STABLE TOURS

1:00 pm, 12:00 pm & 2:00 pm. Graceland Stable. 
Tickets: SOLD OUT

Back by popular demand! Artifacts on display as part of the Elvis Presley Stable Tour include saddles used by Elvis and his entourage, personal western wear worn by Elvis, checks and documents related to the purchase of some of Elvis’ horses, and home movie footage of Elvis on horseback at Graceland. Graceland reserves the right to cancel or reschedule tours due to inclement weather.

elvis songwriters showcase

2:00 pm. Guest House Theater, The Guest House at Graceland
Individual Tickets: $45, $35 
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Also included in the Elvis 45 Platinum Package 
Enjoy a blend of storytelling and music with songwriters that gave us some of Elvis' most well-known songs. Joining singer and musician Andy Childs will be Dickey Lee, writer of "She Thinks I Still Care"; Mike Stoller of the songwriting team Leiber and Stoller, who wrote songs such as "Hound Dog," "Loving You," and "Jailhouse Rock"; and Billy Swan, who wrote the song "I Can Help." 

throwback graceland mansion tours with live guides

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm. Graceland Mansion.
Tickets: $65 
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In celebration of Graceland opening to the public in June 1982,you will have the opportunity to tour Graceland Mansion as fans did in the early years, with live tour guides throughout Graceland Mansion sharing stories and memories of Elvis' time spent there with family and friends. A fun throwback for this 40th year of celebrating Graceland's opening. 

THE ULTIMATE RETURN

7:00 pm. Graceland Soundstage, Elvis Presley’s Memphis
Individual Tickets: $72, $60, $50 
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Also included in the Ultimate ETA VIP, Premier or Fan Package
Enjoy an incredible live tribute concert featuring 10 past Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest winners on one stage for one night only at Graceland. Performers scheduled to appear include first-ever Ultimate winner Shawn Klush, 2008 winner Brandon Bennett, 2010 winner Justin Shandor, 2011 winner Cody Ray Slaughter, 2013 winner Dean Z, 2015 winner David Lee, 2017 winner Gordon Hendricks, 2018 winner Ben Thompson, 2019 winner Taylor Rodriguez, and 2021 winner Patrick Dunn

ULTIMATE ELVIS tribute artist AFTER-PARTY

10:00 pm – 12:00 am. Guest House Ballroom, The Guest House at Graceland.
Tickets: SOLD OUT
Also included in the Ultimate ETA VIP Package with reserved seating

The party continues after the Ultimate Return at the Guest House Ballroom. Hosted by Jeff Lewis with 2013 Ultimate ETA winner Dean Z, many of your favorite Elvis tribute artists will be in attendance and take the stage in a jam session like none other. A can't miss event for any Elvis tribute artist fan! All three nights of this event were a sellout in 2021 - so be sure to get your tickets in advance! Cash bars will be available. 


FRIDAY, AUGUST 12

GRACELAND EXCURSIONS: TUPELO, MISSISSIPPI 

Departs from The Guest House at Graceland at 8:30 am, returns to The Guest House at Graceland by 3:30 pm.
Tickets: $99.00/adults, $79.00/children (ages 5-12) - SOLD OUT

While Elvis Presley became the biggest name in music history and achieved worldwide fame and fortune, his roots in the Northeast Mississippi city of Tupelo were humble. Guests will experience the rural setting of Elvis' upbringing and see where it all began in the two-room house where the King of Rock ‘n' Roll was born on January 8, 1935, the church he attended in his youth and see artifacts from his modest beginnings. Find out more about the Tupelo Graceland Excursion.

CONVERSATIONS WITH THE ULTIMATES

10:00 am. Guest House Theater, The Guest House at Graceland. 
Tickets: $15  BUY TICKETS
Join Ultimate winner and host Dean Z as he gets to know the other Ultimate ETA Contest winners better through conversation, on-stage games, Q&A and more! Enjoy appearances by Ultimate winners Cody Ray Slaughter, Patrick Dunn, Shawn Klush, Ben Thompson, Gordon Hendrick and Taylor Rodriguez, as they share laughter and fun!

GRACELAND STABLE TOURS

11:00 am. 12:00 pm. 1:00 pm. Graceland Stable. 
Tickets: SOLD OUT

Back by popular demand! Artifacts on display as part of the Elvis Presley Stable Tour include saddles used by Elvis and his entourage, personal western wear worn by Elvis, checks and documents related to the purchase of some of Elvis’ horses, and home movie footage of Elvis on horseback at Graceland. Graceland reserves the right to cancel or reschedule tours due to inclement weather.

rockin' the jukebox

1:00 pm. Guest House Theater, The Guest House at Graceland. 
Tickets: SOLD OUT
Hosted by Ultimate ETA winner Patrick Dunn, spend an afternoon with us enjoying tributes to Elvis and friends at the Guest House Theater with some of your favorite tribute artists. Enjoy performances celebrating artists such as Elvis, Buddy Holly, Roy Orbison, Johnny Cash, Conway Twitty, and Garth Brooks. Performers include Dean Z, Ben Thompson, Brandon Bennett, Taylor Rodriguez, and David Lee. A fun afternoon of music and tributes! 

HIDDEN GRACELAND TOUR WITH ANGIE MARCHESE & TOM BROWN

7:00 pm. Graceland Mansion.
Tickets: SOLD OUT

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. 

ULTIMATE ELVIS TRIBUTE ARTIST CONTEST FINAL ROUND

7:00 pm. Graceland Soundstage, Elvis Presley’s Memphis
Individual Tickets: $72, $60, $50 
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Also included in the Ultimate ETA VIP, Premier or Fan Package 
The 2022 Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest will end as the winner is crowned during the Final Round of the competition. The top finalists from the Semifinal Round will return to see who is crowned the 2022 winner – and will take home a $20,000 prize. Hosted by Ultimate ETA winner Dean Z, enjoy performances by our finalists, backed by the EAS Band, plus a feature performance by 2021 Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest winner Patrick Dunn. A fun and exciting night of competition! 

ULTIMATE ELVIS tribute artist AFTER-PARTY

10:00 pm – 12:00 am. Guest House Ballroom, The Guest House at Graceland.
Individual Tickets: SOLD OUT
Also included in the Ultimate ETA VIP Package with reserved seating

The party continues after the Ultimate Return at the Guest House Ballroom. Hosted by Jeff Lewis with 2013 Ultimate ETA winner Dean Z, many of your favorite Elvis tribute artists will be in attendance and take the stage in a jam session like none other. A can't miss event for any Elvis tribute artist fan! All three nights of this event were a sellout in 2021 - so be sure to get your tickets in advance! Cash bars will be available. 


saturday, august 13

memphis excursion

Depart Guest House at 10:00 am. 
Tickets: SOLD OUT

Take a bus tour of Memphis with Tom Brown and VP of Graceland Archives and Exhibits Angie Marchese as they take you by the locations that were part of Elvis’ life growing up and living in Memphis. Hear Elvis stories and memories – and enjoy some stops along the way. 

GRACELAND STABLE TOURS

12:00 pm. 1:00 pm. 2:00 pm. Graceland Stable. 
Tickets: SOLD OUT

Back by popular demand! Artifacts on display as part of the Elvis Presley Stable Tour include saddles used by Elvis and his entourage, personal western wear worn by Elvis, checks and documents related to the purchase of some of Elvis’ horses, and home movie footage of Elvis on horseback at Graceland.Graceland reserves the right to cancel or reschedule tours due to inclement weather.

ELVIS UNPLUGGED – STARRING DEAN Z & FRIENDS

1:00 pm. Guest House Theater, The Guest House at Graceland.
Tickets: $32 
 - SOLD OUT
Join Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Dean Z for an afternoon at the Guest House Theater where he will be joined by special guest performers for live Elvis music and personal stories. An intimate acoustic experience among friends sharing music, laughter and fun. Special guests to appear are Ultimate ETA winners Cody Ray Slaughter and Gordon Hendricks. Alternative performance of this show on August 10 will feature a different guest line-up.

FOUNDERS RECEPTION

5:00 pm – 6:00 pm. Founders Lounge.
Private event for Founders only.

HIDDEN GRACELAND TOUR WITH ANGIE MARCHESE & TOM BROWN

6:00 pm. Graceland Mansion.
Tickets: SOLD OUT

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. 

all the king's men

7:00 pm. Graceland Soundstage, Elvis Presley’s Memphis.
Individual Tickets: $87, $75, $65, $55 
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Also included in the Elvis 45 Platinum and Gold Packages 
Celebrate those who shared both the studio and stage with the King of Rock 'n' Roll in a jam session that will feature storytelling and live music, all honoring the King of Rock 'n' Roll. Hosted by singer and musicians Terry Mike Jeffrey and Andy Childs, hear stories from TCB Band members Glen Hardin (piano), and Jerry Scheff (bass); Memphis Boy Gene Chrisman (drums); legendary studio musician Charlie McCoy - and enjoy the music of the King of Rock 'n' Roll as they share their favorite songs from the time they spent with Elvis. The show will also feature a tribute to TCB Band drummer Ronnie Tutt
Please note: Due to unforeseen circumstances, Norbert Putnam will not be appearing at this event; due to COVID precautions, James Burton will not be appearing at this event.

CLUB ELVIS dance party: Shake, rattle and roll 

9:00 pm – 11:00 pm. Guest House Ballroom.
Tickets: $28 
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Shake, rattle and roll you way over to the Guest House Ballroom following the show at the Soundstage to dance the night away with friends at a dance party hosted by Elvis Radio’s DJ Argo. Everybody loves a theme - so tonight we are dressing like it is 1956! Bring your bobby socks, poodle skirts, and white t-shirts and jeans for a night of jumpin' and jivin'! The party will feature cash bars, prizes and more!

PRISCILLA PRESLEY MEET 'N' GREET & PRIVATE TOUR

9:00 pm. Graceland Mansion. 
Tickets: SOLD OUT
Join Priscilla Presley for a private reception in the VIP Lounge at Graceland Mansion, before she leads the small group on a personal tour of Graceland Mansion, where she will share stories and memories of time spent there with Elvis, family and friends. This experience will also include a photo op with Priscilla Presley. *Please note: no personal cell phone photos or videos will be allowed during this experience; all photos will be taken by Graceland's photographer.


sunday, august 14

elvis: behind the scenes 

10:00 am. Guest House Theater, The Guest House at Graceland
Tickets: SOLD OUT
Also included in the Elvis 45 Platinum Package
Hosted by Tom Brown, this event will explore what went on behind the scenes of Elvis' touring productions with special guests who were there to experience it. Special guests to include Sam Thompson, Elvis' friend who worked as a personal bodyguard for him at home and on tour; Charles Stone, tour producer for Elvis throughout the 1970s; and Donna Tutt, wife of legendary drummer Ronnie Tutt, who worked as a flight attendant on Elvis charters and travelled extensively with the group.
Please note: Due to unforeseen circumstances, Greg McDonald will not be appearing at this event; due to COVID precautions,

SONY LISTENING PARTY

 2:00 pm. Guest House Theater, The Guest House at Graceland.
Tickets: SOLD OUT

Learn about the upcoming Elvis On Tour release in this special panel, where Ernst Jorgensen will “unbox” this exciting new CD box set and gives the audience a detailed preview of the unreleased music included in it.

the gospel music of elvis presley dinner show

6:00 pm. Graceland Soundstage, Elvis Presley's Memphis.
Tickets:
SOLD OUT 
Also included in the Elvis 45 Platinum and Gold Packages 
Enjoy delicious dinner buffet at the Graceland Soundstage while enjoying an evening of gospel music, performed by those who shared the stage and studio with Elvis. Confirmed performers for the event include Terry Blackwood and The Imperials, former member of the Stamps Quartet Larry Strickland, The Blackwood Brothers Quartet, and Estelle Brown, of The Sweet Inspirations. 

VIEWING PARTY FOR THE GOSPEL MUSIC OF ELVIS PRESLEY

7:00 pm. Guest House Theater, The Guest House at Graceland.
Tickets: $20 - BUY TICKETS

The Gospel Music of Elvis Presley Dinner Show is now sold out, but that doesn’t mean you have to miss out on witnessing this incredible concert live as it happens at the Graceland Soundstage. Join fellow fans in the Guest House Theater to watch The Gospel Music of Elvis Presley concert streamed live on the big screen! Please note: This is a live stream of the event and will not include any in-person live performers.

PRISCILLA PRESLEY MEET 'N' GREET & PRIVATE TOUR

9:00 pm. Graceland Mansion. 
Tickets: SOLD OUT
Join Priscilla Presley for a private reception in the VIP Lounge at Graceland Mansion, before she leads the small group on a personal tour of Graceland Mansion, where she will share stories and memories of time spent there with Elvis, family and friends. This experience will also include a photo op with Priscilla Presley. *Please note: no personal cell phone photos or videos will be allowed during this experience; all photos will be taken by Graceland's photographer.

CLUB ELVIS dance party: burning love 

9:00 pm – 11:00 pm. Guest House Ballroom.
Tickets: $28 
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After dinner, rock on over to the Guest House Ballroom to dance the night away with friends at a dance party hosted by Elvis Radio’s DJ Argo. Everybody loves a theme - so tonight we are dressing like it is 1972! Break out your leisure suits, flared pants and polyester shirts and join us for a dance party! Club Elvis will feature cash bars, prizes and more!


monday, august 15

CONVERSATIONS ON ELVIS: the man, the music, the legend

Morning Session: 10:00 am 12:00 pm; Afternoon Session: 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm.
Graceland Soundstage, Elvis Presley’s Memphis.
Individual Tickets: $70 (includes both sessions) 
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Also included in the Elvis 45 Platinum and Gold Packages 
A full day of stories and celebration of the King of Rock ‘n’ Roll's life and career. Hosted by Tom Brown, this special Conversations on Elvis will feature two sessions of family, friends, co-stars, musicians, singers and more - sharing their favorite Elvis memories - including a special appearance by Priscilla Presley; I Dream of Jeannie star Barbara Eden, who co-starred with Elvis in "Flaming Star"; Elvis' close personal friend Jerry Schilling; Pat Boone, singer, composer, actor and writer, who was a friend of Elvis Presley; TCB Band members Glen Hardin and Jerry Scheff; Brian “Q” Quinn, who stars on "Impractical Jokers" on truTV and who is a die-hard Elvis fan; Estelle Brown of The Sweet Inspirations; Elvis' co-star in "The Trouble with Girls," Marlyn Mason; producer and researcher/historian; Tupelo historian and Executive Director of the Elvis Presley Birthplace, Roy Turner;  Ernst Jorgenson, who will share more about an upcoming "Elvis on Tour" release. 
Please note: Due to unforseen circumstances, Cassandra Peterson will no longer be appearing at this event; due to COVID precautions, James Burton will not be appearing at this event. 

CANDLELIGHT VIGIL

8:30 pm. Gates of Graceland.
The annual Candlelight Vigil is the cornerstone event for Elvis Week each year and what draws thousands of fans to the gates of Graceland on the eve of Elvis Presley's passing. After an opening ceremony at the Gates of Graceland, fans are invited to walk up the driveway to Elvis' gravesite and back down carrying a candle in quiet remembrance. Gates remain open until all who wish to participate in the procession have done so, which typically takes until the early morning hours of August 16, the anniversary of Elvis' passing. The Candlelight Vigil will be open for all to attend. No special passes or wristbands are required to participate in the Candlelight Vigil. All guests will be required to pass through security checkpoint. If you can't be in Memphis for the Candlelight Vigil, Graceland stream the opening ceremony and procession live online.


tuesday, august 16

THE SAPPHIRE COLLECTION EVENT

10:00 am. Guest House Theater, The Guest House at Graceland.
Exclusive to Sapphire Collection Purchasers Only 
Fans who have purchased the ELVIS 45: The Sapphire Collection will be treated to a very special event as well as have the opportunity to pick-up their collection (carrying case, records, and other collectible items). Confirmed special guest is Pat Boone, singer, composer, actor and writer, who was a friend of Elvis Presley. Pat will share music, memories and answer questions from the audience. To find out more about the ELVIS 45: The Sapphire Collection and how you can be part of this special event, visit Graceland.com/45.
Please note: Due to unforseen circumstances, Cassandra Peterson will no longer be appearing at this event.

GRACELAND STABLE TOURS

11:00 am, 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm tour. Graceland Stable. 
Tickets: SOLD OUT

Back by popular demand! Artifacts on display as part of the Elvis Presley Stable Tour include saddles used by Elvis and his entourage, personal western wear worn by Elvis, checks and documents related to the purchase of some of Elvis’ horses, and home movie footage of Elvis on horseback at Graceland. Graceland reserves the right to cancel or reschedule tours due to inclement weather.

ELVIS MOVIE SCREENING

1:00 pm. Guest House Theater, The Guest House at Graceland.
Individual Tickets: SOLD OUT

Watch Baz Luhrmann’s ELVIS on the big screen during this special Elvis Week screening surrounded by fellow Elvis fans. To accommodate as many Elvis Week attendees as possible, tickets are limited to two per person. Tickets are free, but you must reserve to attend.

platinum package PRE-CONCERT DINNER

5:00 pm. Guest House Ballroom, The Guest House at Graceland.
Exclusive to Elvis 45 Platinum Package Purchasers Only

ELVIS presley IN CONCERT

7:00 pm. Graceland Soundstage, Elvis Presley’s Memphis.
Tickets: SOLD OUT (see viewing party option below)
Also included in the Elvis 45 Platinum and Gold Packages 

Elvis Presley takes the stage live on the big screen in an amazing concert experience that celebrates some of his greatest on-stage performances. Featuring vocals by the king himself, Elvis will be backed by a live band and backup singers - and feature appearances by those who backed the King of Rock 'n' Roll on stage - including TCB Band members James BurtonGlen Hardin and Jerry Scheff, plus Terry Blackwood and The Imperials, former member of the Stamps Quartet Larry Strickland, and a special appearance by Priscilla Presley. A not-to-be-missed concert event to celebrate the man, the star, the icon - the King of Rock 'n' Roll! 
Please note: due to COVID precautions, James Burton will not be appearing at this event. 

VIEWING PARTY FOR ELVIS PRESLEY IN CONCERT

7:00 pm. Guest House Theater.
Tickets: $20 BUY TICKETS

Elvis Presley in Concert is now sold out, but fans who are in town and still want to see the show, can purchase tickets to attend a viewing party of the concert live as it is happening in the Soundstage. Watch the show with other Elvis fans and enjoy the music of Elvis Presley. Please note: This is a live stream of the event and will not include any in-person live performers.

JERRY SCHILLING PRIVATE MANSION TOUR

9:00 pm. Graceland Mansion. 
Tickets: $750 - SOLD OUT
Join Elvis' close personal friend Jerry Schilling for private tour of Graceland Mansion to hear some of his favorite memories of time spent there with Elvis. Jerry first met Elvis in 1954 and they developed a friendship that lasted a lifetime. Before your tour, enjoy a special photo opportunity in the front foyer of Graceland with Jerry. *Please note: no personal cell phone photos or videos will be allowed during this experience; all photos will be taken by Graceland's photographer.


wednesday, august 17

gospel morning sing

8:00 am. North Lawn, Graceland Mansion.
Exclusive to Elvis 45 Platinum Package Purchasers Only
Elvis Week Platinum Package holders are invited to an early morning gospel sing on the front lawn of Graceland. Special guest performers to be announced.

PRISCILLA PRESLEY GRACELAND STABLE TOUR

2:00 pm. Graceland Stable, Graceland Mansion.
Tickets: SOLD OUT

Enjoy a very special visit to the Graceland stable hosted by Priscilla Presley. She will share her favorite stories and memories of time spent riding horses at Graceland with Elvis, family and friends - and attendees will receive a photo op with her as part of the experience. While at the stables, also see artifacts on display, including saddles used by Elvis and his entourage, personal western wear worn by Elvis, checks and documents related to the purchase of some of Elvis’ horses, and home movie footage of Elvis on horseback at Graceland.  
*Please note: no personal cell phone photos or videos will be allowed during this experience; all photos will be taken by Graceland's photographer.

Graceland mansion COCKTAIL PARTY

5:00 pm. Moved to Lightning Lounge, Elvis Presley's Memphis.
Exclusive to Elvis 45 Platinum Package Purchasers Only
Elvis Week Platinum Package holders will enjoy an exclusive early evening cocktail party on the north lawn of Graceland Mansion with a special appearance and photo op with Priscilla PresleyPlease note, due to weather, this has moved to the Lightning Lounge.

viva las vegas farewell party

7:00 pm. Moved to Guest House Theater & Ballroom, Guest House at Graceland.
Tickets: SOLD OUT

Also included in the Elvis 45 Platinum and Gold Packages 

Close out Elvis Week 2022 with a farewell party at The Guest House at Graceland with a Las Vegas twist! Enjoy Las Vegas entertainment, a delicious outdoor dinner buffet on the Guest House Back Lawn, casino games poolside, and your favorite "go-go" guy and "bye-bye" gal in "Viva Las Vegas" on the big outdoor screen under the stars! An unforgettable close to an amazing week! Tickets for this event are limited so we encourage fans who would like to attend to order early! Please note, due to rain this has moved to the Guest House Theater & Ballroom.

JERRY SCHILLING PRIVATE MANSION TOUR

10:00 pm. Graceland Mansion. 
Tickets: SOLD OUT
Join Elvis' close personal friend Jerry Schilling for private tour of Graceland Mansion to hear some of his favorite memories of time spent there with Elvis. Jerry first met Elvis in 1954 and they developed a friendship that lasted a lifetime. Before your tour, enjoy a special photo opportunity in the front foyer of Graceland with Jerry. *Please note: no personal cell phone photos or videos will be allowed during this experience; all photos will be taken by Graceland's photographer.


MULTIPLE DATE EVENTS & ACTIVITIES

ELVIS WEEK TCB PASS

Wristband for Aug 9-17: $35.00
The Elvis Week TCB Pass returns for Elvis Week 2021 for $35. The TCB Pass provides an incredible value to help you make the most of your week. With the TCB Pass, you receive unlimited access to the Music Pavilion (more details below), unlimited access to Elvis Presley’s Memphis on 8/9 – 8/17, plus free parking in Graceland’s Visitor Parking Lot every day after 5pm. One pass covers you for the duration of Elvis Week. This pass is only available to purchase at the Graceland Ticket Office.

ELVIS WEEK MUSIC PAVILION

12:00 pm - 11:00 pm, August 9-17. Graceland Exhibition Center, Graceland.
Access available with TCB Pass.

The Graceland Exhibition Center will once again be home to the Elvis Week Music Pavilion. The indoor, air-conditioned space is home to continuous live entertainment, and provides a comfortable area for fans to recharge and reconnect. Food and beverage options are also available. The building is conveniently located near Graceland’s Visitor Parking Lot and is easily accessible by foot or free shuttle. Access to this space is available with our Elvis Week TCB Pass for $35.00 and will provide unlimited access to the Music Pavilion (seating on a first-come/first-served basis), unlimited access to Elvis Presley’s Memphis, plus free parking in Graceland’s Visitor Parking Lot every day after 5pm. One pass covers you for the duration of Elvis Week. The TCB Pass is only available for purchase at the Graceland Ticket Office.

FREE MORNING AND EVENING WALK-UP TIMES TO THE MEDITATION GARDEN

Daily throughout the year there is a period for free-admission walk-up visits to the Meditation Garden at Graceland. Elvis Week morning walk-ups will be from 7:30 am – 8:30 am on August 9-17. Morning walk-ups may not be available on August 16 due to the Candlelight Vigil. For morning walk-ups, guests must exit the mansion grounds before Graceland tours begin. Elvis Week evening walk-ups will be from 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm on August 9, 14, 16 & 17. Evening walk-ups will not be available on the other nights due to evening events at Graceland Mansion. 

BETTY HARPER ART SHOWING & APPEARANCE

August 11-16. 1:00 pm - 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.

joe petruccio ART SHOWING & APPEARANCE

August 14 and 15. 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm and 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm. Elvis Fashion, Elvis Presley's Memphis. 
Meet officially licensed Elvis Presley artist Joe Petruccio, and view art and products from his collection.

lowell hays meet 'n' greet

August 14: 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm. August 15: 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm. Elvis Fashion, Elvis Presley's Memphis. 
Meet Elvis' jeweler Lowell Hays and view jewelry from his collection.

40TH ANNUAL VIRTUAL ELVIS PRESLEY 5K RUN AND ELVIS 100 CHALLENGE

Virtual event only for 2022. 
Join Livitup Inc. for their annual Elvis Presley 5K Run or Elvis 100 Challenge. Without the support of the community, many adults with disabilities will not have access to receive an education and the tools that allows them the opportunity to thrive within our community. Livitup is asking for your support!  For more information, visit the Elvis Presley 5K website

ELVIS KARAOKE

August 12, 14 & 16. 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm. Jungle Room Bar, Graceland Exhibition Center.
Come and show off your singing skills at Elvis karaoke. 

BINGO

August 11, 13 & 15. 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm. Jungle Room Bar, Graceland Exhibition Center.
Try your chance at BINGO to win some fun prizes. 

GRACELAND MANSION TOURS

Available daily. Visit the Graceland Ticket Office or buy online in advance. Be sure to also check out the Throwback Graceland Mansion Tours that are scheduled for August 10 and 11. 
 

All event details, including times, guests, and locations, are subject to change.

CAN'T MAKE IT TO MEMPHIS FOR ELVIS WEEK? 

Don't worry! For fans who are unable to visit Memphis for this historic year, we are so excited to announce our second annual Virtual Elvis Week 2022 - Live from Graceland on August 9-16!

Celebrate the legacy of the King of Rock 'n' Roll through an amazing online experience with live concert events, conversations with special guests, and incredible fan experiences! Highlights include Elvis in concert on the big screen, All the King’s Men Jam Session, Ultimate ETA Contests, a full day of Conversations on Elvis, and more!

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