Friday 30th June, 2017
- 10:00am - ETA registration starts outside the Empress Ballroom for contestants.
- 12:00am - Our Grand Opening in The Empress Ballroom, fit for The King, plus Round One of Europe's Tribute to Elvis - Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest preliminary heat.
- "Conversations on Elvis" with special guest Charles Stone.
- 8:00pm "Conversations on Elvis" with special guest Jimmy Velvet.
- 8:30pm - 'Long Live The King' A spectacular show to celebrate Elvis the man and his music. Opening our show The Reckless Quartet, followed by... all the way for the USA Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Champion 2011 Cody Ray Slaughter followed by 2013 Ultimate Elvis world champion Dean Z. Then all the way from the USA... multi award winning Ryan Pelton to close down our spectacular evening. Accompanied by The EAS Band.
- After show party in the Arena suite. '50s theme'. Prize for the best dressed.
Saturday 1st July, 2017
- 12:00pm - Semi-final of Europe's Tribute to Elvis and Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest preliminary heat. Plus, meet-and-greet with our special guests.
- "Conversations on Elvis" with special guest Chris Christian.
- 8:00pm - Charity Auction of Elvis and Linda Thompson Painting.
- 8:15pm - Our spectacular ultimate Elvis Headliner Show 'Ultimate Elvis Trilogy' opened by The Reckless Quartet and starring Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Champion 2013 Dean Z performing the early years, recreating the 68 comeback will be Ryan Pelton and closing will be Ultimate Elvis world champion Cody Ray Slaughter. A spectacular live show accompanied by The EAS Band.
- After show party in the Arena suite. '70s theme'. Prize for the best dressed.
Sunday 2nd July, 2017
- 11:00am - Our wonderful Gospel show "Spirit of the King". Celebrating the gospel side of Elvis hosted by Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Champion 2013 Dean Z including Ireland's award-winning Elvis tribute artist, Ciarán Houlihan, also appearing is multi award winning Ben Thompson accompanied by our fantastic house band The EAS Band and including The Reckless Quartet. Followed by...
- 'Elvis 40thAnniversary Special'... "The Definitive Elvis Experience Show" produced by Tees Events starring Ben Thompson is the most authentic live stage show produced to honor Elvis Presley's legacy.
- 8:00pm - Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest Grand Finals.
- Europe's Tribute to Elvis Closing Ceremony and Awards. The winner will be crowned Europe's Tribute to Elvis and represent us in Memphis in the Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist finals 2017. Followed by...
- "The Final Farewell - A Show of Champions" Our overall 2016 champion Matt King and our Memphis representative and 2nd place winner Garry J Foley close our 2017 Elvis festival down with a fantastic showcase bidding you farewell until 2018.
- After show party in the Arena suite. The final fling, Hawaiian style - Rock'A'Hula the night away. Prize for the best dressed.
All acts are confirmed, but due to unforeseen circumstances may be subject to change. Schedule is also subject to change. Timings are estimates and are subject to change.
Entertainment at the event will include showcases of Europe's finest Elvis tribute artists, after-show parties with the cast and official Elvis memorabilia stalls, raffles, prizes, special guests and much more. Our Arena Suite is open the whole time of the event and is located next door to The Empress Ballroom.
After-show parties with our Big Screen Elvis Disco.
Enjoy an Elvis after show party every night in our exclusive Arena Suite until 2am for three day ticket holders only. This is located next door and is for Europe's Tribute to Elvis tickets holders and guests only. Free entry included with your ticket. Our after show parties have a different theme every night. Don't forget to dress up as there is a prize for the best dressed.
Could ticket holders please allow time prior to shows to exchange their tickets for a wristband. Our Events Desk will be set up outside the Empress Ballroom. There is no entry to the Empress Ballroom without a wristband. The wristbands last for the full weekend or the full day depending upon which tickets you have purchased. If you lose them they are not replaced
Full weekend access tickets are on sale now. Day tickets will be available to purchase closer to the date of the event and will be subject to availability. Buy early to avoid disappointment.