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Graceland Kicks-Off The Holiday Season

November 19, 2011 (Updated)

Elvis Presley's Graceland kicked-off the holiday season tonight with the annual Graceland Holiday Lighting Ceremony. Special guest Lauren Alaina, "American Idol" Season 10 finalist, joined by children of St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, flipped the switch to light the holiday decorations at Graceland Mansion and grounds.

Be sure to come back on Monday, November 21, to see photos and video from the lighting ceremony as well as enjoy other Elvis holiday fun!

If you can't visit Memphis during the holiday season, you can still enjoy Graceland holiday lights by visiting the Graceland LiveCam each evening.

Planning on coming to Memphis or through the area soon? Be sure to come by Graceland to enjoy the magic of the holiday season by experiencing Graceland Mansion decorated for the holidays both inside and out. For more about visiting Graceland, visit our free online travel planner.