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2013 Elvis Presley Birthday Celebration Video and Photos Now Available

January 09, 2013


Highlights of the 2013 Elvis Presley Birthday Celebration are now available online. Check out the 2013 Elvis Presley Birthday Celebration photo gallery and highlight video today!

Fans from around the world gathered in Memphis from January 5 – 8, 2013, to celebrate Elvis' birthday. Events ranged from Club Elvis to the Fan Club Presidents' Event and "Elvis' Tupelo" Presentation to the "Aloha Elvis!" Pops Concert by the Memphis Symphony Orchestra. Rounding out this festive celebration, fans gathered on the front lawn at Graceland on January 8, to sing happy birthday to the king during part of the Elvis Proclamation Ceremony.

Special guests who attended the celebration were Elvis' former girlfriend Anita Wood and her daughter Jonnita Brewer Barrett who authored the new book "Once Upon A Time: Elvis and Anita," along with Elvis' Army friends Rex and Elisabeth Mansfield who authored "Sergeant Presley," and childhood friends from Tupelo, Guy Harris and Sam Bell.

Fans can also view the Elvis Presley Day Proclamation presented by Shelby County Mayor Mark Luttrell and Memphis Mayor AC Wharton by clicking here. Want to explore the life and legacy of the king? Check out our free online trip planner!