Celebrate the Birth of the King and Stay at Memphis Marriott Downtown

Dec 27, 2011, 14:10 ET from Memphis Marriott Downtown

MEMPHIS, Tenn., Dec. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Wish Elvis a "Happy Birthday" when you spend the beginning of 2012 at Memphis Marriott Downtown. From January 5th through the 8th, the Memphis hotel is gearing up for Elvis fans to make the annual pilgrimage to Graceland.

Make your reservations now for accommodations in a Memphis hotel room with nightly room rates starting at $132. Take advantage of all of the events happening leading up to the King's birthday, including:

Thursday, January 5th:

  • Graceland Trivia Tour
    • Starts at 4:30 p.m. at Graceland Mansion
    • Tickets for adults are $32.00; children 7-12 are $15.00; children 6 and under are free


  • Club Elvis
    • 8:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m. at Elvis Presley Car Museum, Graceland Plaza
    • Tickets are $25.00


  • Southern Birthday Breakfast
    • 11:59 p.m. - 1:30 a.m. at Chrome Grille Restaurant, Graceland Plaza
    • Tickets are $15.00


Friday, January 6th:

  • Fan Club Presidents' Event
    • 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. at Memphis Marriott East
    • Tickets are $12.00


  • Official Elvis Insiders Reception and Graceland Tour
    • 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. at Graceland Mansion
    • Tickets are $49.00 for adults; $26.00 for children 7-12; children 6 and under are free.


Saturday, January 7th:

  • Gospel Concert Celebration
    • 8:00 a.m. - 9:15 a.m. at Graceland Ticket Pavilion
    • Tickets are $25.00


  • Conversations on Elvis Birthday Celebration


  • Memphis Symphony Orchestra presents Elvis Birthday Pops
    • Starts at 8:00 p.m. at The Cannon Center for the Performing Arts
    • Tickets on sale through the Memphis Symphony Orchestra box office at 901-537-2525


  • D&N's and Elvis Meetup's Gospel Tribute to Elvis
    • Starts at 11:59 p.m. in front of the Graceland gates


To buy tickets for any event, unless otherwise noted, call Graceland Reservations at 1-800-238-2000.

About Memphis Marriott Downtown

Escape to a stunning hotel in Memphis, TN, located in the heart of the city, boasting exceptional service in a warm and welcoming atmosphere. The Memphis Marriott Downtown, the largest hotel in Memphis is conveniently located near exciting area attractions, including Graceland.

For more information or to make a reservation, call 1-888-557-8740 or visit www.MemphisMarriottDowntown.com.


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