Want the latest and greatest for all things Tupelo? Like our MyTupelo Facebook page for fun videos, event updates, and all things #MyTupelo! Get in the know!

Events

x

Information

662-687-2188 | Elvis Presley Birthplace, Tupelo MS | 03.25.2017, 9:30 am - 12:30 pm

Visit Website View Map
Weekend Package just $99 per person

Dancing With The King™ is an annual event that celebrates the legacy and music of Elvis Presley™. It is presented in partnership with the Tupelo Elvis™ Fan Club.

If you love Elvis™ and his music you won’t want to miss this fun weekend! Please note that each component of the weekend is listed as a separate event. You can see all the details about the weekend on our website.

Unique & Personal Behind-the-Scenes Tour of Elvis™ Tupelo

Come to Tupelo for the weekend and experience Elvis’™ Tupelo. This personal behind-the-scenes tour, designed by Tupelo’s Elvis™ Historian Roy Turner, begins and ends at the Elvis Presley™ Birthplace Museum. It will include opportunities to hear from people who grew up with Elvis™ and will tell stories from his childhood. You will walk where Elvis™ walked at places like:

  • Lawhon School where Elvis™ attended 5th grade and sang in the chapel services
  • Mud Creek Swimming Hole where Elvis™ and Guy Harris used to skinny dip
  • Johnnie’s Drive-in where Elvis™ had his first of many hamburgers
  • Shake Rag Community where Elvis™ first heard the blues
  • Fairpark where Elvis™ came in 5th in a 1945 talent show only to return 11 years later as the hottest entertainer in America
  • Tupelo Hardware where Elvis™ got his first guitar
  • Lee County Courthouse where 11 year old Elvis™ appeared on a weekly radio show with Mississippi Slim
  • Lyric Theater where Elvis™ watched movies with his friend Sam Bell sitting in the “colored” section
  • Milam School where Elvis™ attended for his 6th, 7th and early 8th grade and performed with his first band
  • Lee County Library where Elvis™ got his first library card
  • Old Shirt Factory where Elvis’™ mother worked while pregnant with Elvis™

This tour is available as part of the Fan Package – just $99 for the weekend. It can also be purchased separately. See our website for details.

Elvis™, Elvis Presley™ and The King™ are trademarks of ABG EPE IP LLC. Rights of  Publicity and Persona Rights for Elvis Presley are used with permission of ABG EPEIP LLC. Photo © 2015 ABG EPE IP LLC.