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Aug 31

Elvis: The Germany Experience
Dublin, Ireland
Details: Join the Elvis Social Club on August 31, 2013 for Elvis: The Germany Experience held at the Red Cow Pavilion (Naas Road, Dublin, Ireland). This event which benefits the Senior Citizens of Bluebell Utd. AFC will begin at 7:30 p.m. This action filled night will include Rio as "The Voice of Elvis," a performance by Tom Gilson, one of Ireland's Premiere Elvis Performers, and a kenpo karate demonstration by world champion Fran Gannon & Team. Special guest will be Tricia Robinson. Special dinner/accommodations packages are available. For more information, please email John at elvissocialclub@hotmail.com.

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