George Klein's Elvis Memorial Service
12:00 Noon. Main Theatre Building, University of Memphis.
admission. Annual event hosted by George Klein, longtime friend of
Elvis. Speakers will include friends and family of Elvis and celebrity
: 901- 678-2565
“Aloha from Hawaii” 40th Anniversary Enhanced Screening
7:30 p.m. Orpheum Theatre, 203 S. Main.
Celebrate entertainment history at the Orpheum on August 16 with a
special enhanced screening of Elvis’ landmark 1973 television
event. Elvis’ “Aloha from Hawaii” aired in over 40 countries across Asia
and Europe and was seen by more than one billion people across the
globe. It is regarded as the most watched broadcast by an individual
entertainer in television history. During this special screening,
experience “Aloha from Hawaii” as you never have before. The re-mastered
video is featured in high-definition and edited to create a special
experience for you, the audience. Included will be rarely-seen footage
and audio that, when combined with the stage footage, will remind even
the biggest Elvis fan why they call him the king! As a special
enhancement to the evening, enjoy a performance by former members of J.D. Sumner and the Stamps Quartet (Bill Baize, Donnie Sumner, Ed Hill, Larry Strickland)
The screening at the Orpheum will feature the video as seen at
Blaisdell Arena in Honolulu on January 14 which received rave reviews, some of which can be seen here
So break out your grass skirts and flowered shirts for an Elvis
Hawaiian-style night at the Orpheum. Tickets are $35. VIP tickets - SOLD OUT.
Aloha from Hawaii VIP Reception
5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Elvis Week Main Stage, Graceland.
Private event reserved for those who have purchased VIP tickets for the
“Aloha from Hawaii” 40th Anniversary Enhanced Screening. Elvis Week Main
Stage All-Access pass does not allow entrance into this event. VIP tickets - SOLD OUT.
Aloha from Hawaii After-Party
10:00 p.m. Elvis Week Main Stage, Graceland.
After the “Aloha from Hawaii” screening, head back to Graceland for an Elvis Aloha After-Party featuring live Elvis music by Terry Mike Jeffrey and his band
They will be playing your favorite Elvis music as you dance late into
the evening. Individual tickets are $30 or you can purchase the Elvis
Week Main Stage All-Access Pass.
: 800-238-2000 or 901-332-3322
"Elvis - The Multimedia Experience" - 36th Anniversary Memorial Concert
Join the Elvis Presley Fan Club of Luxembourg for a one-of-a-kind cinematic experience “Cinema combined with LIVE performance”. On August 16, 2013 at the Abbaye de Neumünster located at 28, rue Münster, L-2160 Luxembourg-Grund, you’ll see the King himself on the big screen synchronized perfectly with a live performance by Steven Pitman, one of Europe’s best and most sought after tribute artists. The show contains over 40 Elvis-Songs spanning Elvis’ entire career from the roaring 50s to the ballads and movie songs of the 60s, the NBC 1968 Comeback and of course the fabulous Vegas years. This is one Elvis Presley Tribute-Show you don’t want to miss! Prices for Dinner and Show: 60€, and show only: 22€ advance or 25€ at the door. To reserve tickets visit www.ccrn.lu
Morning and Evening Walk Ups to Meditation Garden
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. Meditation Garden at Graceland
Daily throughout the year, there is a special period of time for free
admission walk up visits to the Meditation Garden at Graceland. Elvis
Week morning walk ups will be from 7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. on August
10-18. Morning walk-ups may not be available on August 16 due to the
Candlelight Vigil. Elvis Week evening walk ups will be from 7:00 p.m. -
9:00 p.m. on August 10-14 and August 16-17. Evening walk-ups will not be
available the night of August 15 due to the Candlelight Vigil.
Smithsonian Traveling Exhibition “Elvis at 21”
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
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.