SATURDAY, JULY 1 & SUNDAY, July 2, 2023
There is nothing more American than Elvis, rock ‘n’ roll, fireworks, and BBQ! We’ve put them all together so you can join us in Memphis to celebrate our nation’s independence at Graceland!
In honor of the holiday, Graceland will host several special events, and the iconic Graceland Mansion will be beautifully lit in red, white and blue all weekend long!
All-American Weekend Hotel Packages are available at the AAA-rated Four Diamond Guest House at Graceland Resort. Enjoy incredible rooms, restaurants and world-class amenities located steps away from Graceland Mansion and Elvis Presley’s Memphis Entertainment and Exhibit Complex. The Guest House at Graceland is in the heart of all the action, and free shuttles are available to take you throughout the ever-expanding Graceland campus. All-American Weekend Hotel Packages can be purchased by calling Graceland Reservations at 800-238-2000 or 901-332. Ticket-only packages and individual event tickets are also available for those who do not need hotel accommodations.
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Ticket Packages Individual Tickets
All-American Weekend Highlights include:
FRIDAY, JUNE 30
HIDDEN GRACELAND TOUR WITH ANGIE MARCHESE- SOLD OUT
7:00pm - Graceland Mansion
Individual Ticket: $550; Not Included in any Package
For those seeking the ultimate Graceland experience, treat yourself to a very special after-hours mansion tour with Graceland’s VP of Archives and Exhibits Angie Marchese. Have you ever wondered what might be inside a drawer or around a corner? This exclusive experience will give you a glimpse at hidden areas and items that you cannot see on regular tours – and will feature a special photo op inside Graceland Mansion. Limited to just 15 guests, this is as close as you can come to having your own private tour of Elvis’ iconic home, where you will be immersed in the stories that make Graceland the king’s castle.
SATURDAY, JULY 1
PRE-SHOW COCKTAIL HOUR
4:45pm - Lightning Lounge at Elvis Presley's Memphis
VIP Packages Only
Prior to the Elvis tribute show, meet up with friends or make some new ones while you enjoy a complimentary cocktail and light appetizers in the Lightning Lounge, located directly next door to the Graceland Soundstage. We'll be playing Elvis tunes in the background as you mingle with your fellow VIP package holders during this exclusive private party. The Lightning Lounge will be open for your exclusive enjoyment for one hour prior to doors (4:45-5:45pm).
VICTOR TREVINO JR. AND PAT DUNN: ELVIS TRIBUTE CONCERT
7:30pm - Graceland Soundstage
Individual Tickets: $45, $25 BUY TICKETS
Ticket is also included in all Packages
Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest winners Victor Trevino Jr. and Pat Dunn return to the Graceland Soundstage for an incredible July 4th weekend performance. Backed by the EAS Band, Victor and Pat are incredibly talented showmen when it comes to paying tribute to Elvis. Victor, the 2022 Ultimate winner, has been performing professionally for 10 years and has worked with many of Elvis’ colleagues and friends such as The Stamps Quartet, Linda Thompson, DJ Fontana, Jerry Schilling, and Joe Esposito, plus has opened for Donny Osmond, George Wallace, Boys II Men and Foreigner, just to name a few. In addition to winning the 2021 Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest, Pat's award-winning background includes starring roles in Broadway productions of "Phantom of the Opera" and "Les Miserables." This is a show that will have you on your feet dancing in the aisles! Packed full of your favorite tunes, from king-sized show stoppers to romantic ballads, these performers will fill the house with energy and immerse you into the glitz and glamor of Elvis' incredible stage performances from the 50’s and 70’s. Plus, as a special treat for the audience that night, Graceland has invited all of the campers from our Graceland Performing Arts Camp to sing a song with Pat!
SUNDAY, JULY 2
Great American Gospel Brunch
Featuring the blackwood brothers quartet
10:00am - The Guest House at Graceland Ballroom
Individual Ticket: $60 BUY TICKETS
Ticket is included in all Packages
Start celebrating America's birthday with an inspiring Gospel Brunch featuring delicious Southern specialties and an incredible live gospel performance with Billy Blackwood and the Blackwood Brothers Quartet. An early influence on Elvis, The Blackwood Brothers Quartet embraces their long lineage of inspirational music through Billy who has been touring with the Quartet since his teens. Billy, a gospel legend himself, has also played drums for J.D. Sumner and the Stamps Quartet and has shared the stage with the Blackwood Brothers, Gordon Jensen and Sunrise, plus Andrus/Blackwood & Company. Billy has also toured with Voice, the opening act for the Elvis Presley show. Join us for brunch & stay for some soulful inspiration!
VIVA LAS VEGAS SING-ALONG SCREENING
2:30pm - The Guest House at Graceland Theater
A fan favorite and one of Elvis’ most celebrated movies, Viva Las Vegas features the pairing of two of Hollywood’s hottest film actors at the time. Come join that “go-go” guy and that “bye-bye” gal in the fun capital of the world with a sing-a-long that is sure to have you dancing in the aisles to some of the movie’s best songs, including the title track “Viva Las Vegas,” “The Lady Loves Me,” and “C’Mon Everybody.”
Please note this event is open seating and is for package holders only. Individual tickets to this event are not available.
Private BBQ Dinner & Reception
6:00pm - Graceland Archive Studio Grounds
VIP Package Exclusive
Graceland is hosting an exclusive, private reception and dinner on the beautiful grounds of the Graceland Archives Studio, located outside and adjacent to Elvis' Stable. Enjoy an authentic southern BBQ dinner - including summertime staples, beverages and dessert. Guests will also celebrate America’s birthday with a toast and photo op in front of Graceland Mansion!
All-American Party & Elvis Fireworks Extravaganza
8:00pm - Elvis Presley's Memphis
Celebrate the holiday in a way only Graceland can, with an Elvis-themed fireworks spectacular! Bring the family and enjoy an evening hosted by DJ Argo of SiriusXM Elvis Radio, who will share unique stories of Elvis and Graceland. After the sun finally sets, it’s time to celebrate America as the sky lights up with unforgettable fireworks display set to Elvis’s music.
*Free Admission includes parking at Graceland's main parking lot and access into Elvis Presley's Memphis ticket plaza area. In the plaza you can shop at one of Graceland's gift shops and purchase beverages, snacks, or dinner at Vernon's restaurant. Tickets to go inside the exhibits and museums located in Elvis Presley's Memphis are available as a separate purchase. All-American Weekend package holders receive access to Elvis Presley’s Memphis as part of their weekend package.