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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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MONDAY - SATURDAY:  9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
sUNDAY: 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.

 

 

Fabulous 50s Weekend

FABULOUS 50's WEEKEND

Friday, June 21 - Sunday, June 23

Some things just go together.

The 50s. Elvis. Rock ‘n’ Roll. Graceland. 

And we’ve put them all together to create an unforgettable weekend that will walk you down Memory Lane while creating wonderful new memories that will last a lifetime.

Plan your summer weekend getaway to Memphis, Tennessee – chosen by Frommers, Travel Channel and Trip Savvy as one of the hottest destinations of the year and prepare for non-stop fun and entertainment at Graceland’s Fabulous 50s Weekend! Weekend highlights include:

  • The timeless Chubby Checker live in Concert on the Graceland Soundstage (Saturday, June 22)
  • “A Salute to The King” by acclaimed Elvis Tribute Artist: Victor Trevino Jr. (Sunday, June 23)

PLUS:

  • An exclusive Meet & Greet with the legendary Chubby Checker (Big Daddy-O package only)
  • Summer Nights Sock Hop Party
  • Dinner at the Hot Rod Diner (Presley Motors)
  • Game Shows and Trivia Contests 
  • Drop-In 50’s Movie Marathon
  • Graceland UVIP Tour Pass (Big Daddy-O package only)
  • Complimentary Tour of Graceland Mansion (Gold Record and Bees Knees package only)
  • Complimentary Access to Elvis Presley’s Memphis Entertainment and Exhibit Complex (2 days)
  • Tickets to the brand-new Graceland Exhibition Center featuring traveling exhibits on Muhammad Ali, Memphis Music Icons and The History of the American Motorcycle
  • 2 nights in a Suite at The Guest House at Graceland Resort (Big Daddy-O package only)
  • Special discounted rates at the Four-Diamond Guest House at Graceland Hotel and Resort, home to the Movie Marathon and free 50’s themed entertainment in the Lobby Lounge, when using this link.

Choose from 3 fantastic packages to custom design your trip to Graceland! We look forward to rockin' around the clock and twistin' the night away with you in June!

Big Daddy-O Package - $1400 (Very Limited Availability)

All items and accommodations listed are for 2!

This package includes: 

  • Living Room or TCB Suite (double accommodation) at The Guest House at Graceland Resort – Friday, June 21 and Saturday, June 22 
  • 2 Front Row seats to Chubby Checker & the Wildcats – Saturday, June 22, 8pm
  • Exclusive Meet & Greet with Chubby Checker for 2 – Saturday, June 22, 7:30pm
  • Graceland UVIP tours (2) 
  • 2 weekend passes for Elvis Presley’s Memphis Entertainment and Exhibit Complex
  • 2 tickets to the brand-new Graceland Exhibition Center featuring traveling exhibits on Muhammad Ali, Memphis Music Icons and The History of the American Motorcycle
  • 2 tickets to the Summer Nights Sock Hop Party – Friday, June 21, 7:00pm
  • 2 tickets to the Dinner at the Hot Rod Diner – Saturday, June 22, 6:00pm
  • 2 First Row seats to Victor Trevino Jr.: A Tribute to Elvis Presley Live Show – Sunday, June 23, 5:30pm
  • 2 tickets to Bagels & Bingo – Sunday, June 23, 8:30am
  • 2 Reserved Front of House seats for 50s Game Show – Sunday, June 23, 11am
  • Drop-In 50s Movie Marathon for 2 at The Guest House Theater – All Weekend
  • 2 Passes to Meet Me at The Malt Shop  – Saturday, June 22, 12pm

Due to limited availability, call Graceland Reservations directly to book the Big Daddy-O package at 1.800.238.2000.

Gold Record Package - $325

This package includes*:

  • Gold Circle ticket to Chubby Checker & The Wildcats - Saturday, June 22, 8pm
  • Graceland Mansion Tour – choose date/time
  • Elvis Presley’s Memphis Entertainment and Exhibit Complex – Weekend Pass
  • Ticket to the brand-new Graceland Exhibition Center featuring traveling exhibits on Muhammad Ali, Memphis Music Icons and The History of the American Motorcycle 
  • Summer Nights Sock Hop Party - Friday, June 21, 7:00pm
  • Dinner at the Hot Rod Diner - Saturday, June 22, 6:00pm
  • Front of House Seats to Victor Trevino Jr.: A Tribute to Elvis Presley Live Show - Sunday, June 23, 5:30pm
  • Bagels & Bingo - Sunday, June 23, 8:30am
  • 50s Game Show - Sunday, June 23, 11am
  • Drop-In 50s Movie Marathon – All Weekend
  • Meet Me at The Malt Shop - Saturday, June 22, 12pm

* This package does not include accomodations. 

The Bees Knees Package - $200

This package includes*:

  • “Reserved 1” ticket to Chubby Checker - Saturday, June 22, 8pm
  • Elvis Presley’s Memphis Entertainment and Exhibit Complex – Weekend Pass
  • Summer Nights Sock Hop Party - Friday, June 21, 7:00pm
  • Ticket to Victor Trevino: A Tribute to Elvis Presley Live Show - Sunday, June 23, 5:30pm
  • Bagels & Bingo - Sunday, June 23, 8:30am
  • 50s Game Show - Sunday, June 23, 11am
  • Drop-In 50s Movie Marathon – All Weekend

* This package does not include accomodations.


Schedule of Events

Friday, June 21

Drop-In 50s Movie Marathon at The Guest House Theater:  We’ll be screening the biggest films of each year of the decade in order. Stop in to relax and see your favorite classics on the big screen.

  • 1pm –1950 - Sunset Boulevard screening at The Guest House Theater
  • 3pm – 1951 – The African Queen screening at The Guest House Theater
  • 5pm – 1952 – Singin' in the Rain screening at The Guest House Theater

4-6:00pm – Happy Hour! The Guest House Lounge goes back to the 50s with Live themed Entertainment 

7-10pm - Summer Nights Sock Hop in Graceland Exhibition Center – Have a blast with friends old and new as you dance the night away to all your 50s favorites!
The evening will include Dance Contests (i.e. The Twist, The Jitterbug, etc.); Prizes for best dressed; Cash bar with wine, beer and 50s themed cocktails such as Rum Punch, Tom Collins and Whiskey Sours; Games, Candy and Photo ops from the era.

Saturday, June 22

Complimentary UVIP Tour for Big Daddy-O Package Holders (select preferred tour time when booking your package)

Complimentary Pass to Graceland Exhibition Center for Big Daddy-O and Gold Record Package Holders (Tour time can be scheduled Saturday or Sunday)

Complimentary Pass to Elvis Presley’s Memphis & Mansion Tour for Gold Record Package Holders (Tour time can be scheduled Saturday or Sunday) 

Drop-In 50s Movie Marathon continues:

  • 10am - 1953 – with From Here to Eternity screening at The Guest House Theater
  • 12pm – 1954 – Rear Window screening at The Guest House Theater
  • 2pm – 1955 – Rebel Without a Cause screening at The Guest House Theater
  • 4pm – 1956 – Love Me Tender screening at The Guest House Theater

12pm-1:30pm – Meet Me at the Malt Shop – Stop by The Graceland Exhibition Center for a complimentary Root Beer Float and participate in an Elvis Trivia contest to win cool prizes (Big Daddy-O & Gold Record Packages only)

6:00-7:30pm – Dinner at the Hot Rod Diner at Presley Motors with a DJ spinning all your favorite songs from the 50s

7:30-7:50pm – Meet & Greet Reception with Chubby Checker (Big Daddy-O Packages only) 

8pm – Chubby Checker and the Wildcats Live in Concert on The Graceland Soundstage

Sunday, June 23

Complimentary UVIP Tour for Big Daddy-O Package Holders  (select preferred tour time when booking your package) 

Complimentary Pass to Graceland Exhibition Center for Big Daddy-O and Gold Record Package Holders (Tour time can be scheduled Saturday or Sunday)

Complimentary Pass to Elvis Presley’s Memphis & Mansion Tour for Gold Record Package Holders  (Tour time can be scheduled Saturday or Sunday) 

8:30-10:00am – Bagels & 50s Bingo at Graceland Exhibit Center. Win fabulous prizes!

Drop-In 50s Movie Marathon continues:

  • 10am – 1957 - Bridge Over the River Kwai screening at The Guest House Theater
  • 12pm – 1958 – King Creole screening at The Guest House Theater
  • 2pm – 1959 - Some Like It Hot screening at The Guest House Theater

11-12:30pm - 50s Game Show - Name That Tune Jukebox Edition, 50s Trivia, Hula Hoop & Bubble Gum Blowing Contest in The Graceland Exhibition Center

5:30-7:30pm – No 50s weekend would be complete without an Elvis Tribute Artist concert and we’ve got one of the very best! Join Victor Trevino Jr. Live in Concert at The Guest House Theater

9-11pm - The Guest House Lounge goes back to the 50s. Live Entertainment 


GENERAL TICKET INFORMATION
  • Additional ticketing fees apply and will be charged at checkout. 
  • If you need accessible seats, please contact Graceland Reservations at 800-238-2000 or 901-332-3322 to purchase your seats. Please note: The number and types of accessible seats vary by event and venue. 
  • All guests, times, prices and details are subject to change.
  • All ticket sales are final and non-refundable.