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Dec 02

Elvis Presley’s Christmas Cruise on the American Queen
11/30/2012 - 12/9/2012
Mississippi River
Details: Steeped in history, nostalgia and tradition, the fabled American Queen offers an unrivaled All-American hospitality experience from its elegant staterooms to its palatial public spaces and celebrated Southern cuisine created by renowned chef Regina Charbonueau. Arrive in Memphis for a one-of-a-kind pre-sail party at Graceland Plaza that will feature a special holiday celebration to kick-off the season at the king’s castle followed by unique nighttime tour of the house, lit up and decorated for the holidays. Then, set sail from Memphis for a 7-day journey down the storied Mississippi River to New Orleans. Each day on-board will follow a unique Elvis theme with activities and live entertainment in addition to complimentary shore adventures included in each port of call.

Email: info(@)GreatAmericanSteamboatCompany.com
Web: www.greatamericansteamboatcompany.com/
Phone: 888-749-5280
Christmas at Graceland
11/16/2012 - 1/9/2013
Details: During the holiday season, the tour of Graceland is extra special with the interior and exterior of the mansion decorated for the holidays. See traditional lights and decorations including hundreds of blue lights along the driveway, a life-size Nativity scene, Santa and his sleigh and much more originally displayed by Elvis. The interior of Graceland mansion is decked out in Christmas decor and includes his traditional red velvet drapes and Presley family Christmas artifacts on display.

Email: graceland@elvis.com
Web: www.elvis.com/events/christmas.aspx
Phone: 800-238-2000 or 901-332-3322