Elvis Week 2017, which marks the 40th anniversary of Elvis’ death, kicks off today. Thousands of Elvis fans descend upon Memphis for Elvis Week each year, and Elvis Presley Enterprises expects this celebration to attract the largest crowd to date. For more on the 40th anniversary and tips on where to stay, check out the cover story of our August issue.

Some Elvis Week events are already sold out. Click here for a full event schedule. Here are some of the events you can still attend:

Friday, August 11

Elvis Fan Reunion
2 p.m. Graceland Soundstage A, Elvis Presley’s Memphis. $10

Saturday, August 12

35th Annual Elvis 5K Run Benefiting Livitup
8 a.m. Run starts and finishes at gates of Graceland.

Elvis Presley Fan Club Presidents’ Event
10 a.m. Graceland Soundstage A, Elvis Presley’s Memphis. $20

The Auction at Graceland
12:30 p.m. Guest House Theater, The Guest House at Graceland

The Gospel Music of Elvis Presley Celebration Concert
8 p.m. Graceland Soundstage A, Elvis Presley’s Memphis. $40

Sunday, August 13

Elvis 101
10 a.m. Graceland Soundstage A, Elvis Presley’s Memphis. $20

Elvis Presley Memorial Trauma Center Fan Reception
1 – 3 p.m. Elvis Presley Memorial Trauma Center at Regional One Health, 877 Jefferson Avenue. Free.

A Celebration of Elvis Featuring Bouke
2 p.m. Guest House Theater, The Guest House at Graceland. $20

A Salute to Sun Records Hosted by John Paul Keith
8 p.m. Graceland Soundstage A, Elvis Presley’s Memphis. $30

Monday, August 14

Official Graceland Insiders Conference
9 a.m. – 11 a.m. & 12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. Graceland Soundstage A, Elvis Presley’s Memphis. $50

A Band of Legends Remembers Elvis
8 p.m. Graceland Soundstage A, Elvis Presley’s Memphis. $40

Tuesday, August 15

Songwriters Showcase
3 p.m. Graceland Soundstage A, Elvis Presley’s Memphis. $30

Candlelight Vigil
8:30 p.m. Graceland Front Gate

Wednesday, August 16

Conversations on Elvis: In the Studio
10 a.m. Graceland Soundstage A, Elvis Presley’s Memphis. $25

George Klein’s Elvis Memorial Service
12 p.m. University of Memphis Theater Building, 3745 Central Avenue, Memphis. Free.

ELVIS: Live in Concert
40th Anniversary Celebration Concert Event with Full Symphony Orchestra
8 p.m. FedExForum, downtown Memphis.

Thursday, August 17

Conversations on Elvis: Elvis in the Movies
10 a.m. Graceland Soundstage A, Elvis Presley’s Memphis. $25

A Celebration of Elvis with the Elvis Presley Fan Club of Qatar
9 p.m. Grand Ballroom, The Guest House at Graceland.

Friday, August 18

Conversations on Elvis: The Elvis Connection
10 a.m. Graceland Soundstage A, Elvis Presley’s Memphis. $25

Inside the Archives
3 p.m. Guest House Theater, The Guest House at Graceland. Free.

Hollywood Night at The Guest House at Graceland
6 p.m. Guest House Ballroom, The Guest House at Graceland. $20

Elvis Double Feature
8 p.m. Guest House Theater, The Guest House at Graceland. Free.
8 p.m. “Girls! Girls! Girls!” starring Elvis Presley and Laurel Goodwin.
10 p.m. “It Happened at the World’s Fair” starring Elvis Presley and Gary Lockwood.


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