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Elvis Week 2013 Preliminary Schedule of Events

February 12, 2013

Elvis Week 2013 will be Saturday, August 10 - Saturday, August 17, at Graceland in Memphis. We are excited to be bringing back the Elvis Week Main Stage at Graceland this year so fans can enjoy their Elvis Week days on the Graceland campus with us.

Below is a preliminary schedule of events with more details and events to be added soon. Tickets for Elvis Week 2013 will be going on sale in early spring and an on-sale date will be announced soon. Stay tuned to Elvis.com for more about Elvis Week 2013.



SATURDAY, AUGUST 10

Hard Rock Last Chance Ultimate ETA Contest
Memphis Hard Rock Cafe, Beale Street
Time TBD

SUNDAY, AUGUST 11


Hard Rock Last Chance Ultimate ETA Contest
Memphis Hard Rock Cafe, Beale Street
Time TBD

George Klein’s Elvis Mafia Reunion
Alfred’s, 197 Beale Street, Memphis
5:00 PM
George Klein hosts a reunion of people who were close to Elvis. Lifelong friends and associates will reminisce, share stories and answer questions. Event is $50.00 and includes dinner and the show. All proceeds go to Make-a-Wish and the EP Charity Dinner. Reservations are accepted by calling Alfred’s at (901) 525-3711. 

MONDAY, AUGUST 12

Elvis Bingo
Heartbreak Hotel
11:00 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 2:00 p.m. and 3:30 p.m.

Evening Event
Elvis Week Main Stage, Graceland.
7:00 p.m.

TUESDAY, AUGUST 13

Elvis Presley Memorial Trauma Center Elvis Week Fan Reception
MED Café at the Elvis Presley Memorial Trauma Center, 877 Jefferson Avenue.
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
More information to come.

Elvis Bingo
Heartbreak Hotel
11:00 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 2:00 p.m. and 3:30 p.m.

Afternoon Event
Elvis Week Main Stage, Graceland.
1:00 p.m.

Evening Event and Dance Party
Elvis Week Main Stage, Graceland
7:00 p.m.

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 14

Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest Meet ‘n’ Greet
Memphis Hard Rock Cafe, Beale Street.
10:00 a.m. – 12:00 noon

Elvis Bingo

Heartbreak Hotel
11:00 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 2:00 p.m. and 3:30 p.m.

Conversations on Elvis
Elvis Week Main Stage, Graceland
1:00 p.m.

Graceland Trivia Tour
Graceland
5:00 p.m.

Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest Semifinal Round
Location TBA
7:00 p.m.

THURSDAY, AUGUST 15

Morning Gospel Event
Elvis Week Main Stage, Graceland
9:00 a.m.

Fan Club Presidents’ Event
Elvis Week Main Stage, Graceland
1:00 p.m.

Candlelight Vigil

Gates of Graceland
8:30 p.m.

FRIDAY, AUGUST 16


George Klein's Elvis Memorial Service
Main Theatre Building, University of Memphis
12:00 Noon
Free admission. Annual event hosted by George Klein, longtime friend of Elvis. Speakers will include friends and family of Elvis and celebrity guests. For more information, contact the U of M Department of Communication at (901) 678-2565.

Elvis Insiders Event
Elvis Week Main Stage, Graceland
1:00 p.m.

Special Evening Event
Location TBA
7:00 p.m.

Special Evening Event After-Party
Elvis Week Main Stage, Graceland
10:00 p.m.

SATURDAY, AUGUST 17

Elvis Presley 5K Run Benefiting Livitup, Inc.
Starts at the Gates of Graceland
8:00 a.m.

Afternoon Concert Event
Elvis Week Main Stage, Graceland
1:00 p.m.

Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest Final Round
Location TBA
7:00 p.m.

*All details are subject to change



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Couldn't make it last year? Elvis fans can see complete recaps from each day of Elvis Week 2012 with videos, photos, and blogs featured on ElvisWeek.com. Stay tuned for more updates on Elvis Week 2013!