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Oct 21

Pocono Mountains Elvis Festival
10/19/2012 - 10/21/2012
Pocono Mountains, PA - Produced by Sherry Management, LLC
Details: This festival will feature two headline shows in 2012 and an invitation-only preliminary for the Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest with 20 of the world's best ETAs performing 45 minute min-concerts over the three days of competition. Other festival events include a "Halloween Spooktacular" party, an Elvis Collectibles sale, and an  Elvis Gospel Contest.

Phone: 518-681-7452
First Annual "Louisiana Hayride" Tour
10/19/2012 - 10/21/2012
Shreveport, LA

Join the members of The Elvis Memorabilia Group Fan Club International as they spend a weekend in the city where Elvis made his concert debut on October 16, 1954.  They will tour the Louisiana Hayride Auditorium and Museum, visit the Southern-Made Donuts Company, as well as many other Elvis sites in this historic city.

Members and guests will arrive in Shreveport on October 19 and meet up for dinner. On October 20, those in attendance will spend the day touring the sites of Shreveport as well as tour the Louisiana Hayride Museum at 1:40 p.m. CST.  Everyone wanting to tour the museum is asked to arrive no later than 1:30 p.m. CST.

During the tour, those in attendance will have the opportunity to meet individuals who were on stage with Elvis during his time with the Louisiana Hayride. In addition, the club will participate in the filming of a documentary to help promote renovation efforts.

There may be a SPECIAL GUEST to join the group on the museum tour as well as join guests for dinner on Saturday Night!

This is a pay as you go event and open to anyone. Please note that this is the club’s first time to attempt this tour so everyone in attendance will learn and have fun together. The Elvis Memorabilia Group Fan Club International asks those planning to attend to please contact the representatives below. This will allow them plan according to the size of the group.

Points of Contact:

Art Patrick - (601) 508-2978

M. Patricia Koogle - (301) 693-3993

Elvis is in the Building Photography Exhibition
6/23/2012 - 10/31/2012
Brooks Museum of Art, 1934 Poplar Avenue.
Details: Elvis is in the Building, a photography exhibition curated by Marina Pacini, Chief Curator and Curator of American, Modern, and Contemporary Art, will be on view at the Brooks from June 23 through October 31. Consisting of early, yet iconic photographs of Elvis Presley, the exhibition includes an Ernest Withers photograph of Elvis and B.B. King at the 1957 WDIA Goodwill Revue and a 1956 image of Elvis on his Harley-Davidson motorcycle by Alfred Wertheimer. Find out more about the Brooks Museum of Art, including hours and admission, by clicking here.