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2011 Holiday Lighting Ceremony Photos / Video Now Available

November 22, 2011

Highlights of the 2011 Holiday Lighting Ceremony are now available online.

Elvis Presley’s Graceland kicked-off the holiday season with special guest Lauren Alaina, “American Idol” Season 10 finalist, and children from St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, “flipping the switch” and lighting the Graceland property.

Check out the Graceland Lighting Ceremony photo gallery and highlight video today! Also be sure to check out the Graceland Christmas page for more Elvis holiday fun, including a very special Presley family holiday video.

Fans traveling this holiday season are able to experience Christmas at Graceland now through January 9, 2012. 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. Visit our free online travel planner to plan your trip.

If you are unable to make it to Graceland this holiday season, visit the Graceland LiveCam page each evening to see a live shot of the front of Graceland Mansion decorated for the holidays.