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Elvis Week: Multiple day events

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    New cases bring hope for teen who disappeared 18 years ago

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 11:18 PM EDT2014-08-28 03:18:00 GMT
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  • Shooting sends one to hospital

    Shooting sends one to hospital

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 10:52 PM EDT2014-08-28 02:52:01 GMT
    (WMC) - One person was sent to the hospital after a shooting at Tarry Park and Tarrywood Drive, which is near the airport. The victim is in critical condition. Police have not arrested anyone as of WednesdayMore >>
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  • 1 killed in Hardeman County plane crash

    1 killed in Hardeman County plane crash

    Wednesday, August 27 2014 10:49 PM EDT2014-08-28 02:49:38 GMT
    (WMC) - Hardeman County Sheriff's Office is working a plane crash at 125 S. Peavine Road. They believe a crop duster went down. Stay with WMCActionNews5.com for more information. Copyright 2014 WMC ActionMore >>
    Hardeman County Sheriff's Office says one person is dead after a crop duster crashed 10 miles outside of Middleton, Tenn.
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Free Entertainment Tent at Graceland Crossing

August 9: 5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. August 10 - 14, 16, 17: 12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. August 15: 12:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Continuous presentation of Elvis music performed live by various singers and bands, plus other activities. A schedule for the Elvis Week entertainment tent will be available at the Elvis Week information table upon arrival in Memphis.

Morning and Evening Walk Ups to Meditation Garden

Daily throughout the year, there is a special period of time for free admission walk up visits to the Meditation Garden at Graceland. Elvis Week morning walk ups will be from 7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. on August 10-18. Morning walk-ups may not be available on August 16 due to the Candlelight Vigil. Elvis Week evening walk ups will be from 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. on August 10-14 and August 16-17. Evening walk-ups will not be available the night of August 15 due to the Candlelight Vigil.

Graceland Mansion Tours

Available daily. Tour Elvis Presley's Graceland and enjoy our two new 2013 exhibits - Elvis' Hawaii: Concerts, Movies and More! and Elvis: Live from Vegas. Click here for tour details and pricing.

Children's Activities at Ticket Pavilion

August 10 - August 17. 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. at Graceland Ticket Pavilion. Children can enjoy arts and crafts each day while learning about the King of Rock 'n' Roll.

Graceland Stable Tours

August 15 - August 17. Daily tour times: 11:00 a.m., 12:00 p.m., 1:00 p.m. and 2:00 p.m. Tour the stables at Graceland! Artifacts on display as part of the Elvis Presley Stable Tour include saddles used by Elvis and his entourage, personal western wear worn by Elvis, checks and documents related to the purchase of some of Elvis' horses, and home movie footage of Elvis on horseback at Graceland. Cost is $15. Dates/times are subject to weather conditions, safety issues and availability. Tickets may be purchased at the Graceland Ticket Pavilion on day of the tour.

Dinstuhl's Chocolate Sampling

August 14: 11:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m., August 15: 3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m, August 16: 1:00 p.m. -  2:00 p.m. Elvis in Hawaii Exhibit in Graceland Crossing. Join Dinstuhl's representative Stephanie Land in Elvis' Hawaii for a sampling of our new Aloha From Hawaii Coconut Crunch chocolate bar. Once you have tasted the tropical blend of creamy milk chocolate and fresh coconut you will know why this confection is fit for a King. This Graceland Exclusive is made by hand so quantities are limited—get yours today! 

Elvis BINGO

August 12 - August 14: 11:00 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 2:00 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. Elvis Presley's Heartbreak Hotel. Pick up tickets in hotel lobby 30 minutes before each game (no children under 12 will be admitted). Free.

Meet ‘n' Greet with Betty Harper

August 12 - August 15: 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Heartbreak Hotel. Meet artist Betty Harper and see her latest Elvis artwork. Her broad collection of original Elvis portraits illustrate the personal side of Elvis.

Meet 'n' Greet with Joe Petruccio

August 12 - August 15: 3:00 - 9:00 p.m. Everything Elvis, Graceland Crossing. Meet artist Joe Petruccio, view his new fine art pieces, and don't miss out on exclusive merchandise featuring his artwork.

Lowell Hays Trunk Show

August 12: 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. August 13: 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. August 14: 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. August 15: 4:00 - 6:00 p.m. August 16: 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. August 17: 12:00 - 2:00 p.m. Gallery Elvis, Graceland Plaza. Meet jeweler Lowell Hays, the creator of Elvis' famous TCB ring. View both his fine and fashion jewelry lines featuring items made from the original molds of Elvis' jewelry.

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