Elvis Presley

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]

August 18, 2010 // 2 Comments

Elvis Week 2009

My Elvis Week started Sunday August 9th when I saw Blue Hawaii at The Orpheum, which was the first time seeing it on the big screen for me. The next day Monday August 10th I picked up my Elvis Week event tickets at Graceland. Tuesday August 11th I went to the Elvis film festival at Studio on the [continue reading]

August 18, 2009 // 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 18, 2008 // 0 Comments

Elvis Week 2007 – the 30th Anniversary

Elvis Week 2007, the 30th Anniversary, was my second Elvis Week, but 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 – I skipped it on the 25th anniversary in 2002, my first Elvis Week. And I was visiting Memphis (not living [continue reading]

August 18, 2007 // 0 Comments

Elvis Week 2002 – the 25th Anniversary

Elvis Week 2002 – the 25th Anniversary 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 don’t have any photos or videos to share – but lots of stories. Saturday August 10, 2002  I [continue reading]

August 18, 2002 // 0 Comments