The local Ministry of Tourism in Collington (Canada) has announced almost 94.000 dollars in funding for the yearly Elvis Festival. 75.000 dollar has been earmarked for programming enhancements, including more seating capacity for the competitions. Nearly 20.000 dollars will go towards marketing for the Festival. The 2006 version was once again honoured as one of the Top 50 Festivals in Ontario. The 13th annual Collingwood Elvis Festival will be held July 26th to the 29th.