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Ultimate VIP Tour

Starts at $174.00

Elvis Entourage VIP Tour

Starts at $99.00

ELVIS Experience Tour

Starts at $61.00

Graceland Mansion Only Tour

Starts at $41.00

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Graceland Parking

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

See a Graceland property map

Graceland Hours

DAILY:  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. No walk-ups on Thanksgiving Day.

Graceland Exhibition Center
Daily: 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.



2020 Preliminary Contests

2020 Ultimate ETA Contests 

Below you will find a list of the 2020 official preliminary round locations that have been licensed by Elvis Presley Enterprises. Each of these official locations receives a spot in the Elvis Week 2020 Semifinal Round of the contest for them to send their preliminary winners to compete. Please contact each preliminary round directly for more information on how to enter their specific preliminary.

If you are the winner of your preliminary round and travel to Memphis for Elvis Week 2020, you will enjoy a week filled with fun Elvis events, as well as the opportunity to compete in the official Semifinal presented by Elvis Presley Enterprises, Inc. 

9th Annual Tweed Tribute to Elvis Festival  

August 23 - 25, 2019
Tweed, Ontario, Canada

Bruno Nesci will represent the Tweed Tribute to Elvis Festival at the Semifinal Round in Memphis.


27th annual Elvis fantasy festival

October 11 - 13, 2019
Portage, Indiana

Riley Jenkins will represent the Elvis FANtasy Festival at the Semifinal Round in Memphis.


Parkes Elvis festival

January 8 - 12, 2020
Parkes, New South Wales, Australia

The Parkes Elvis Festival, now in its 28th year, features more than 200 events in five days. In addition to the Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest preliminary round, the festival also includes dances, movie screenings, vow renewals, a car show and much more. Go to for more.

Nashville Elvis Festival 

March 19 - 22, 2020
Nashville, Tennessee

The Nashville Elvis Festival features a full schedule, including performances by Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist champs Dean Z, Ben Thompson and Bill Cherry; an Ultimate ETA Contest preliminary round; a gospel show and more. Learn more at

Branson Elvis Festival 

April 1 - 5, 2020
Branson, Missouri

The 14th annual Branson Elvis Festival will take place at Dick Clark's American Bandstand Theater on April 1-5, 2020. The festival features an Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest Preliminary, ETA performances, special guests, a Ronnie McDowell concert and much more. Tickets are on sale now and you can learn more at

Lone Star Elvis Festival

May 22 - 24, 2020
Grapevine, Texas

Enjoy Elvis tribute artist performances, as well as an Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest preliminary round, at the Lone Star Elvis Festival! Get details at the festival's website.