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Jun 01

Tenth Annual LakeGeorge.com Elvis Festival produced by Sherry Management, LLC.
5/29/2013 - 6/2/2013
Lake George, New York
Details: Come celebrate the tenth anniversary with the biggest and best Lake George Elvis Festival ever! All six Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artists winners - Shawn Klush, Brandon Bennett, Bill Cherry, Justin Shandor, Cody Slaughter and Ben Portsmouth, will perform as well as finalists Dwight Icenhower, Jim Barone, and Ted Torres. The five-day festival will include a three-day Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest preliminary with over 50 contestants.

Web: www.elvisfestival.com/
Phone: 888-406-5885
Smithsonian Traveling Exhibition “Elvis at 21”
5/25/2013 - 9/2/2013
Fort Worth Museum of Science and History, Fort Worth, Texas
Details: “Elvis at 21: Photographs by Alfred Wertheimer,” a new Smithsonian traveling exhibition, presents 56 striking images and will open at the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History on Saturday, May 25, 2013. Developed collaboratively by the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service, the Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery and the Govinda Gallery, “Elvis at 21” will be on view at Fort Worth Museum of Science and History through September 2, 2013. Alfred Wertheimer will be available for interviews at the museum (upon request) on Thursday, May 23 - Friday, May 24.

To compliment the new exhibition, Graceland Archives will also included rare artifacts related to Elvis in Texas. Those on display from the Graceland Archives include his Army fatigues hat worn in Fort Hood, TX and a Rolex given to him in 1970 while performing in Houston, TX. Learn More.

Web: sites.si.edu/exhibitions/exhibits/elvis_at_21/main.htm