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Early-bird special for Tupelo Elvis Fest extended through Friday

Now through Friday, fans can take advantage of an  Early Bird Special for the Tupelo Elvis Festival. The weekend pass to Fairpark, where concerts will be held on Friday, June 5 and Saturday, June 6, are only $25. That’s a savings of $10. The special ends at 11:59 p.m on Friday. After Friday tickets for June […]

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Tupelo Elvis Fest in running for ‘Best Southern Event’

The Tupelo Elvis Festival is among 20 nominees in USA TODAY’s 10Best Readers’ Choice contest for Best Southern Event.  The contest runs through May 25, and you can vote once a day. The winner will be announced May 27. To vote, click on this link: http://www.10best.com/awards/travel/best-southern-event/ . This year’s Tupelo Elvis Fest is June 4-7. The full list of […]

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Paul Thorn, Sara Evans to headline Elvis Festival entertainment

Paul Thorn and Sara Evans will be the headline acts at the 17th annual Tupelo Elvis Festival June 4-7 in downtown Tupelo The lineup for Friday, June 5 has Memphis Jones as the opening act, followed by Thorn. On Saturday, June 6, the opener is Charlie Worsham, followed by Evans. The Fairpark stage will kick each night off with an Elvis […]

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Tupelo Elvis Festival ticket packages go on sale Tuesday

Pre-sale tickets for the 17th annual Tupelo Elvis Festival go on sale  Tuesday through the Downtown Tupelo Main Street Association.  The festival will be held June 4 – 7, 2015. From DTMSA: After an overwhelming success at the BancorpSouth Arena last year, the Tupelo Elvis Festival is excited to welcome fans from around the world back […]

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Tupelo Elvis tribute artist winner in Top 10 in Memphis

From the Downtown Tupelo Main Street Association: The Tupelo Elvis Festival named Ben Thompson of London, England the 2014 Tupelo Elvis Tribute Artist Winner at the festival this past June. As the winner of the Tupelo competition, Thompson represented Tupelo in round one of the Elvis Presley Enterprises Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Competition Tuesday in Memphis. […]

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Don’t forget – it’s Food Truck-Apalooza today

It’s usually Food Truck Friday in Fairpark, but today it’s kicked up a notch.  Today is the long-awaited Food Truck-Apalooza! As a reminder, it’s in the parking lot of the Tupelo Convention & Visitors Bureau,  rain or shine. All three food trucks – Local Mobile, Memphis Style BBQ on Wheels and Two Dudes Mexican Foods– will be there, along with additional vendors, […]

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Posted in Business news, Downtown Tupelo, Elvis Presley, Fairpark District, Food & Dining, Northeast Mississippi, tourism, Tupelo, Tupelo Convention & Visitors Bureau, Tupelo Elvis Festival0 Comments

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Bids opened for Elvis Presley trail work in Tupelo

As the annual Tupelo Elvis Festival gets set to start tonight, a project connected to the King’s birthplace took an important step today. Two bids were submitted to work on the Elvis Presley Birthplace Trail: Century Construction: $12,362,726.74 Key LLC: $11,528,115.04 The next step is for the bids to be reviewed by the Major Thoroughfare Committee, the City […]

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