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Apr 27

11th Annual Toledo Elvis Festival ~ Aloha
St. Clement Hall - Toledo, OH
Details: Elvis Presley’s Sweet Sweet Spirit Fan Club Presents the 11th Annual Toledo Elvis Festival. Held on April 27 in Toledo, Ohio, it's all about Elvis Baby!!! With this year's theme "Aloha from Hawaii," guest will enjoy raffles, food, vendors and live entertainment. Special guests and entertainment include DJ Fontana, Anthony Shore, Chris Solano, Joey Diaz, Nick Gutierrez, Matt King, Walt Sanders and the The Roustabout Show Band. This event will benefit Shared Lives Studio. For more information and tickets, call 419-727–5847 or visit ElvisSweetSpirit.com. Also check us out on our Facebook page.

Stax to the Max Festival
Stax Museum of American Soul Music: 926 E. Mclemore Ave Memphis, TN 38106
Details: For the third year in row, the Stax Museum of American Soul Music is taking it to the streets with its "Stax to the Max Festival" - an all-day, outdoor, FREE music and arts festival. This year’s event, billed as "ArtsMemphis Presents Stax to the Max," takes place this Saturday, April 27, from 11:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

In July and December of 1973, Elvis recorded three albums at Stax Records. The albums include "Raised On Rock," "Good Times" and "Promised Land," which produced four Top 20 hits on the charts. This year’s festival, held behind the Stax Museum, features all-day live music, arts performances, vendors, nonprofit booths, food trucks, children’s activities and more, plus visitors from all over the country and even Canada participating. In celebration of the Stax Museum’s 10th anniversary in 2013, the event promises to be bigger and better than ever before.

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Web: www.staxmuseum.com/events/calendar/view/artsmemphis-presents-stax-to-the-max-2013
Memphis March for Babies
8:00 a.m. Shelby Farms in Memphis, TN
Details: As part of the 75th Anniversary, Elvis Presley Enterprises is teaming up with a charity close to Elvis' heart. The Memphis March for Babies will take place on Saturday, April 27, 2013 at Shelby Farms at 8:00 a.m. Among thousands of attendees, will be Mary Kosloski, an original poster child for March of Dimes pictured in this photo with Elvis on the foyer steps of Graceland. Learn more about walking in your own community by clicking here.

Web: www.marchofdimes.com/
When Elvis Came Back to Town Florida Elvis Festival 2013
4/26/2013 - 4/28/2013
Inverness, FL
Details: Join Elvis fans from around the world at the “When Elvis Came Back to Town Florida Elvis Festival 2013.” Scheduled for April 26 – 28, those in attention will enjoy a fun filled weekend which includes a concert, 5k run, bus trip, Q&A with special guests and a gospel brunch. For more information, visit ElvisInFlorida.com.  

"MEMPHIS: THE MUSICAL" Returns to the Orpheum Theatre
4/23/2013 - 4/28/2013
203 S Main St Memphis, TN 38103
Details: "MEMPHIS: THE MUSICAL" returns to the Orpheum Theatre and we hope to introduce even more members of our Elvis fan community to this important show that has people everywhere singing “Memphis Lives In Me.”  The powerful, Tony® Award winning musical has been capturing hearts all over the nation. Set in the smoky clubs of Beale Street during the segregated '50s, "MEMPHIS: THE MUSICAL" is loosely based on the true story of Memphian, Dewey Phillips, who was the first to interview a young Elvis Presley and play his debut record "That's All Right/Blue Moon Of Kentucky" in July of 1954. From the WHBQ radio station located in the historic Hotel Chisca, Phillips started a revolution that helped redefine the cultural landscape of America.

Web: www.orpheum-memphis.com/events/detail/memphis-the-musical
Phone: (901) 525-7800