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Kick Off 2013 with Hard Rock Memphis' New Year’s Eve Guitar Drop

December 28, 2012

In partnership with Elvis Presley Enterprises, Hard Rock Cafe Memphis will make New Year’s Eve history, again! On Monday, December 31, 2012, the Birthplace of Rock n’ Roll welcomes the arrival of 2013 as Hard Rock Cafe Memphis hosts the city’s fifth-annual New Year’s Eve Guitar Drop.

Rock the night and year away with live music from local bands while watching a 10-foot guitar descend 100 feet onto Beale Street at midnight. With a new and improved tower for the Guitar Drop, fans can enjoy live entertainment as early as 5:00 p.m. at the Guitar Drop's built-in stage.

Anyone interested in attending can learn more by visiting Also, take an ultimate rock 'n' roll pilgrimage while you are here. Learn more about visiting Graceland with our free online trip planner!