Pricilla and Lisa Marie Presley Address 75,000 Elvis Fans At Candlelight Vigil And Will Make Appearance At 35th Anniversary Concert
Aug 16 2012 Memphis
75,000 Elvis fans made the pilgrimage to Graceland for the solemn candlelight vigil at 2012's 35th Anniversary of Elvis Week. This year's crowd equaled the previous record crowd. For the first time in history, Priscilla and Lisa Marie addressed the fans gathered for the candlelight vigil.
August 16, Priscilla Presley and Lisa Marie Presley will make a special appearance at the Elvis 35th Anniversary Concert, a spectacular live music experience starring the real Elvis Presley via video.
Elvis 35th Anniversary Concert will be held at the FedEx Forum, in downtown Memphis. Elvis returns to Memphis for a spectacular concert event starring the real Elvis Presley via video. Attendees will see some of Elvis' finest concert performances projected on a large video screen, accompanied live on stage by a cast of singers and musicians who worked with him, an orchestra, and additional singers and musicians. All music heard in the concert production is performed live except for Elvis' voice.
The following guests are confirmed to appear at the concert:
- Priscilla Presley and Lisa Marie Presley
- Joe Guercio
- TCB Band members James Burton and Glen Hardin
- DJ Fontana
- Norbert Putnam
- The Sweet Inspirations – Estelle Brown, Portia Griffin & Kelly Jones
- Former members of J.D. Sumner and The Stamps Quartet: Bill Baize, Ed Hill, Larry Strickland and Donnie Sumner
- Former members of The Imperials: Joe Moscheo, Terry Blackwood, Armond Morales and Jim Murray
- Former members of The Dempseys: Brad Birkedahl and Joe Fick
- Special Guest Musicians: Paul Leim, Ron Feuer, Andy Childs and Terry Mike Jeffrey
- Members of the Memphis Symphony Orchestra
- Sound Fuzion from University of Memphis
Tickets for the event are $300 (VIP), $105, $95, $85 and $65. The $300 and $105 tickets are now SOLD OUT. Tickets can be purchased online at Ticketmaster.com, by calling Ticketmaster at 800-745-3000, at any Ticketmaster outlet or at the FedExForum box office.
Shuttle transportation from Graceland to the FedExForum will be available from Premier Transportation Services. Round trip shuttle is $20 and limited seating is available. Learn More.
For a complete schedule of Elvis Week events, including ticket prices, guest bios and venues, visit ElvisWeek.com.