The Downtown Tupelo Main Street Association is excited to celebrate the 17th anniversary of the Tupelo Elvis Festival, which will be held June 4 - 7, 2015. The preparation began shortly after the 2014 festival and there is a lot to look forward to.
After an overwhelming success at the BancorpSouth Arena last year, the Tupelo Elvis Festival is excited to welcome fans from around the world back to the 2015 Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Preliminary Competition. 2015 contestants will compete to represent Tupelo, Mississippi in the 2015 Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Competition in Memphis, Tennessee. Each night former Tupelo winners will perform their tribute to the King of Rock n’ Roll.
For a limited time, pre-sale ticket packages will be available to purchase Tuesday, January 27th at 9:00 a.m. Central Time for all customers (walk-in and phone). Tickets can be purchased at the Tupelo Elvis Festival office located at 108 South Broadway Street in Downtown Tupelo or by calling 662-841-6598.
These tickets will be available Tuesday, January 27th through February 6th. Individual tickets will be available at the BancorpSouth Arena Box Office and www.ticketmaster.com at a later date.
Tupelo Elvis Festival Presents: Elvis Presley Enterprises ‘First Ever’ Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Shawn Klush
As the 15th Anniversary of the Tupelo Elvis Festival approaches, the excitement for each event is building. The Downtown Tupelo Main Street Association encourages fans to wrap up the festival weekend with the Gospel Brunch Sunday, June 9th. The 2013 lineup will not only be entertaining, but will also pay tremendous tribute to gospel background of Elvis Presley.
The morning will begin with a catered brunch outside the Lyric Theatre on Court Street. While eating, patrons will be entertained by the Tupelo Unity Choir. Following brunch, The Landmarks will perform inside the Lyric and open for the Elvis Presley Enterprises ‘First Ever’ Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist, Shawn Klush. Shawn will perform along with Elvis’ favorite gospel family, ‘The Blackwood Quartet' with special guest, Joe Moscheo of Elvis’ Imperials Quartet. The EAS Band will accompany the musicians during the concert.
General Admission tickets for the Brunch and Gospel Concert will be available for purchase Friday, March 8th at 10:00am CST for $25.00. Click Here for Tickets!