Sunday 11th August
The British Fan Club is proud to co-host the Elvis Dance Party jointly with Graceland/EPE being held at the Peabody Hotel on Sunday 11th August. Graceland are paying tribute to the foreign fans and fan clubs who flock to Memphis every year, and this year in particular with an all action event featuring cabaret from Terry Mike Jeffrey, and a disco from British DJ Tony Dobb. Lots of guest, and ots of fun. Tickets will be $25.00 and available shortly from Graceland. (The Official Elvis Presley Fan Club of Great Britain is taking 1,300 fans to Memphis this year, and tickets will be available to those passengers shortly.)
Monday 12th August
'Viva Tunica" is a party being organized jointly by the official Elvis Presley fan Club of Great Britain, and the Elvis My Happiness Club of Paris, together with members from the Dutch, Norwegian, and New Zealand club, and Elvis-Today USA, but the programme is open to all fans from within North America and overseas. The venue is Bluesville, at the Horseshoe Casino, Tunica, Mississippi - just 20 miles south west of Memphis in Mississippi State. Cabaret is from Myrna Smith & The Sweet Inspirations and the Memphis Horns, with a disco hosted by US DJ Steve Christopher, and Todd Slaughter, with special guest presenters from Radio Luxembourg.
Tickets are $25.00 and available from: Elvis Today, PO Box 3330 Paducah, KY 42002, or £18.00 from: EPFC PO Box 4, Leicester LE1 3ZL, England. Pre-ordered tickets get the bonus of a free "Sunday Times" Greatest Hits CD Sampler which includes an enhanced CD ROM "Suspicious Minds performance - the BBC Edit. (Fans traveling with the British fan club will have the opportunity to purchase tickets and transportation shortly.)