August 06, 2013
Elvis fans joining us for Elvis Week can still book their transportation for Tupelo Fan Appreciation Day on Saturday, August 10, by contacting Memphis Best Tours at 901-870-7386. Round-trip transportation from Memphis to Tupelo includes stops at the Tupelo Hardware, Priceville Cemetery, Lawhon Elementary School, Johnnie’s Drive-in, plus the Elvis Presley Birthplace and Museum.
Fans can enjoy a day filled with live Elvis entertainment, Elvis stories, tours and more at Elvis Presley's Birthplace with Memphis Best Tours leaving at 7:30 a.m. Fans will arrive with music on the grounds accompanied by a special ceremony in the Birthplace Amphitheater. Fans can explore the humble beginnings of the king and enjoy story tellers in the chapel, plus lunch inside the Birthplace Event Center. Entertainment inside the Birthplace Theater includes Kay Bain and The Morning Show Band, the Tupelo Unity Choir, and Elvis tribute artist Cliff Wright. All events in the Theater are free to the public to attend. Wrap up the day with the Outside Amphitheater Concert featuring Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Ben Portsmouth at 7:00 p.m. Tickets for this concert will be $35 and can be purchased by calling 662-841-1245.
Transportation provided by Memphis Best Tours is $85 and can be booked by calling 901-870-7386. Fans can learn more about all of the Tupelo Fan Appreciation Day activities by visiting ElvisPresleyBirthplace.com. To learn more about Elvis Week events, featured guests, partners and more, visit ElvisWeek.com.
source: http://www.elvis.com - Elvis Presley Enterprises