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Tickets for the 2013 Birthday Celebration to Go On-Sale Next Week

November 07, 2012

We are pleased to announce that an updated schedule of events for Graceland's 2013 Birthday Celebration is now available! Pre-sale tickets will open for Basic and Plus Elvis Insiders at 8:30 a.m. CST on Tuesday, November 13, 2012. General tickets will go on sale at 8:30 a.m. CST on Tuesday, November 20, 2012.

On Saturday, January 5 - 8, 2013, you can join Elvis fans from around the world as we celebrate the king's birthday. Many fun events are scheduled and the celebration concludes with the Elvis Presley Day Ceremony, which includes a birthday cake cutting and proclamation by both the Memphis and Shelby County officials.

Special guests include a rare appearance from Elvis' former girlfriend Anita Wood and her daughter Jonnita Brewer Barrett. Anita will talk and share her memories of dating Elvis from 1957 - 1962. Jonnita, her daughter, author of the new book "Once Upon A Time: Elvis and Anita," will also talk about working with her mother on this project that shares the stories of Anita's life with Elvis. More guest will be announced soon.

Elvis Insiders will need a valid member number to purchase during the pre-sale. To buy over the phone, call Graceland Reservations at 800-238-2000 or 901-332-3322. A link to buy online will be posted on the Elvis Insiders NEWS section when the pre-sale begins. Links to buy online will be posted once the general on-sale begins.

Check out the complete 2013 Birthday Celebration schedule and plan your visit to Graceland with our free online trip planner!