Articles by Deena 'DeenasDays' Dietrich

About Deena 'DeenasDays' Dietrich (551 Articles)
My name is Deena Dietrich. I live in Ellicott City, Maryland with my 2 dogs Elvis and Cilla. I am making my way as a Social Media Manager, Blogger and now Author. I have written my U2 memoir 'On the Road with U2: my musical journey' (available on amazon) about the 75 (now 100) U2 shows I have been to since ZooTv and the places I’ve seen and the people I’ve met along the way. My motto is “It is better to regret something you have done, than something you haven’t.” So follow me on my journey as I pursue my passions in music and sports with Elvis, U2, Grizzlies, Broncos, LMP, NKOTB, Orioles. Please connect with me @DeenasDays on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, Google+ or you can email me at

all ready for Elvis Week 2017

This Friday August 11, I will be back in Memphis for Elvis Week – the 40th Anniversary. Seven fun-filled days packed with Elvis activities with people who love Elvis as much as I do. I have been to Memphis and Graceland, but I haven’t been to Elvis Week since 2011 when I still lived in [continue reading]

August 7, 2017 // 0 Comments

Elvis Week 2008

I had just moved to Memphis for the second time the month before Elvis Week 2008. I am not sure why, but I cannot find any photos from this Elvis Week, so I apologize for the lack of visual stimulation. Also, there wasn’t a lot of detail in my journal – just the highlights. Saturday [continue reading]

August 4, 2017 // 0 Comments

Elvis Week 2007 – the 30th Anniversary

Continuing my countdown to Elvis Week 2017, the 40th Anniversary, in one week with Elvis Week 2007, the 30th Anniversary, 10 years ago. Even though this was my second Elvis Week, I feel like it was my first because I went to all of the events and I did the candlelight vigil for the first time [continue reading]

August 3, 2017 // 0 Comments

Elvis Week 2002 – the 25th Anniversary

Continuing my countdown to Elvis Week 2017, the 40th Anniversary, in two weeks. Today it is all about Elvis Week 2002 – the 25th Anniversary. It was my first Elvis Week, and I had just moved to Memphis the day before Elvis Week started. This was before social media and digital cameras, so I [continue reading]

July 27, 2017 // 0 Comments

Elvis Week 2010

I was still living in Memphis in 2010, so going to the all the Elvis Week events was very easy. But I never toured Graceland during Elvis Week because it was too crowded especially when I could go whenever I wanted – and I did with my annual pass. My Elvis Week 2010 began on Thursday August [continue reading]

July 21, 2017 // 0 Comments

Elvis Week 2009

In the weeks leading up to Elvis Week 2017, the 40th Anniversary, I have decided to look back on Elvis Weeks past and share my experiences on Elvis Weeks I have attended (on every Thursday #tbt and Friday #fbf leading up to Elvis Week 2017). I attended Elvis Week 2002 (the 25th Anniversary), Elvis [continue reading]

July 20, 2017 // 0 Comments