Watch Graceland Holiday Lighting Ceremony

Elvis Presley’s Graceland kicked-off the holiday season with special guest, "American Idol" finalist Skylar Laine and children from St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Fans can now watch the raw video (above) of the entire ceremony as Graceland lights up for another year.  Also, be sure to check out the Graceland Lighting Ceremony photo gallery now available on

Fans traveling this holiday season are able to experience Christmas at Graceland now through January 8, 2013. Tours of Graceland are extra special with the interior and exterior of the mansion decorated for the holidays. On the grounds of Graceland, guest will see traditional lights and decorations originally displayed by Elvis. The interiors of Graceland mansion are also decked in Elvis’ Christmas décor for the holiday season and includes his traditional red velvet drapes and Presley family Christmas artifacts.

Fans can also see new photos and behind-the-scenes video as the staff sets up decorations for the holiday season. To learn more about visiting Graceland during the holidays, click here.