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Come Aboard American Queen's Elvis-Themed Holiday Cruise

July 09, 2013

Enjoy another holiday-themed voyage up the historic Mississippi River featuring live Elvis entertainment and special guests while embarking on a nine-day journey through the deep south. The "New Orleans to Memphis - 9-Day Journey" will take place November 29 - December 7, 2013. You can book your trip today by visiting or by calling 1-888-749-5280.

Enjoy a 9-day leisurely cruise from New Orleans to Memphis in style with luxurious accommodations and fabulous Southern cuisine all while visiting the charming and historic ports of America’s Heartland along the way. View grand Southern plantation homes and townhouses in their traditional holiday dress all while acclaimed musicians and singers come aboard to thrill you with their tributes to Elvis and his classic hits.

Special entertainment and surprises will highlight the king. Elvis fans can enjoy live music by fan-favorite Terry Mike Jeffrey, in addition to Elvis former gospel back up singers - The Imperials and The Stamps. Fans can also hear from Elvis' musical director Joe Guercio, bodyguard Sam Thompson and former co-star Chris Noel, plus enjoy a live performance by 2009 Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Champion, Bill Cherry. Other guest speakers include Mary Sward and Jimmy Ogle.

View a complete itinerary, voyage description, fares, and more by visiting Once you arrive in Memphis be sure to come tour Graceland while decked out in its annual Christmas decorations. Learn more about great savings with specials and packages featured on Also, learn more about visiting Graceland during the holidays by clicking here.