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LIVE GROM GRACELAND: ELVIS WEEK 2007

Elvis Week Events: Sunday August 12th

Elvis Expo 2007 Elvis Expo 2007
Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest

ELVIS EXPO 2007 - Merchandise and Memorabilia Showroom (Day 1 of 3)
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
South Exhibit Hall, Memphis Cook Convention Center
$15 for single day pass, $35 for three day pass

The ultimate Elvis tradeshow with more than 100 booths and 35,000 square feet of Elvis that includes all the latest Elvis music, movies, merchandise, celebrity autograph sessions, authors, artists and photographers, and lots of Elvis freebies and samples. You'll also be part of all the excitement from the SOLD OUT Elvis Insiders Conference on August 13 and 14, which will be broadcast live into the Elvis Expo 2007 Showroom. To reserve your tickets for the Merchandise and Memorabilia Showroom, call Graceland Reservations at (800) 238-2000 or (901) 332-3322.  Elvis Insiders Conference attendees are admitted free by showing their conference badge.

Elvis Insiders Meet & Greet
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
South Exhibit Hall, Memphis Cook Convention Center
Free Admission (Must have a ticket and Insider's membership card to enter.)
Event for Official Elvis Insiders members only. Elvis Insiders members may reserve one additional guest ticket in addition to their own. To reserve your Elvis Insiders Meet & Greet ticket, call Graceland Reservations at (800) 238-2000 or (901) 332-3322.

Graceland Scavenger Hunt - Bears on Tour #1 of 2
5:00 – 7:00 PM
Begins at the Graceland Ticket Office
$24.99 for adults, $12.99 for children ages 7-12

Guests are invited to tour the Graceland Mansion and the Elvis Presley Automobile Museum while simultaneously participating in a trivia scavenger hunt. Adult and Junior versions of the scavenger hunt will be available. Prizes will be awarded.  All ticket holders will receive a complimentary collectible bear donated by EPE licensee Limited Treasures. This particular edition bear is exclusive to the scavenger hunt event at Graceland and not available anywhere else.  

The Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest – QUALIFYING ROUNDS
5:00 PM.  (Doors open 4:00 PM.)
The Cannon Center for the Performing Arts at the Memphis Cook Convention Center
$29.99 and $19.99

Qualifying rounds in the competition for the first-ever official Elvis tribute artist. Attendees at the show will see the best Elvis Tribute Artists from around the world perform on stage in a first-class contest.  Finalists chosen from these rounds will return to the Cannon Center on August 17th to compete for the title of Elvis Tribute Artist of the Year.  Backing all the contestants will be the popular ExSpence Account Band.

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