Collingwood Elvis Festival showcases the World at its Vegas style Shows
For Immediate Release
Collingwood, ON – The 18th Annual Collingwood Elvis Festival, the largest of its kind in the world, takes place from July 26 to July 26, 2012. The theme is “Elvis Worldwide” and will feature special guests and Tribute champions from around the globe. Some of the most memorable highlights of the weekend are the Vegas style shows featuring performances and competitors in concert. Here are just a few highlights of the line up as we celebrate the impact of Elvis Presley on the world….
SATURDAY, JULY 28TH, 1 pm – 3:30 pm
Come out and enjoy the ‘Supreme’ Elvis stylings of the “The Voice of Elvis” Doug Church, “the Las Vegas Sensation” Donny Edwards, our own two time Collingwood Grand Champion, Pete Paquette with a Special Guest appearance by 2010 Memphis Ultimate Champion Justin Shandor.
SATURDAY, JULY 28TH, 8 pm – 10:30 pm
Elvis is recognized and respected all around the world! This is your opportunity to experience fantastic Elvis Champions from Canada, United States, and the United Kingdom as they perform their tribute to Elvis’ outstanding career and performances. This not to be missed show features 2009 Memphis Ultimate Champion Bill Cherry and current Ultimate Champion Cody Ray Slaughter, together with Collingwood Grand Champions Pete Storm returning from the United Kingdom and our own pride of the province James Gibb. Special Guest appearance by 2010 Ultimate Champion Justin Shandor.
SUNDAY, JULY 29TH, 1 pm to 3:30 pm
Featuring sixteen “Invitation Only” competitors including Norm Ackland, Jr., John Cigan, Stephen Goodberry, Wayne Curtis, Gary Elvis, Wayne Junior, Brent Morrey, Kevin Bezaire, Bruno Nesci, Davey Kratz, Bruce Andrew Stewart, Anthony Carbone, Doug McKenzie, Corny Rempel, Thane Dunn, and Robert Pooran, with a Special Guest appearance by “The Voice of Elvis” Doug Church. Hosted by the 2011 Inspirational Elvis Gospel Champion Daylin James featuring our incredible Festival Houseband, Marco Spadafora & The Casino Brothers. A show not to be missed!
THE GRAND FINALS
SUNDAY, JULY 29TH, 6 pm to 10:30 pm
A sell out event where we crown our 2012 Grand Champions and select our overall highest scoring Champion to represent the Collingwood Elvis Festival in the Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest in Memphis, TN, in August.
Ticket prices for above shows range from $20 to $60 are subject to HST and service fees. Order your tickets today by calling toll free 1-866-444-1162, Ext. 3279 or purchase online at www.collingwoodelvisfestival.com.
With more than 40 individual events and activities, totaling more than 200 hours of entertainment, the 18th Annual Collingwood Elvis Festival promises festival-goers four jam-packed days of Vegas-style shows, Tribute Artist competitions, outdoor concerts, family activities, collectibles, a carnival, and a classic car parade. Join friends, family, and fans in the heart of Collingwood’s
historic downtown, 1-½ hours north of Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
The Collingwood Elvis Festival is presented in partnership with the Town of Collingwood, Collingwood Downtown, Collingwood Chamber of Commerce, Blue Mountain Resort, OLG, Molson Coors, and the Government of Ontario.
About Elvis Presley Enterprises, Inc.
Elvis Presley Enterprises, Inc. (EPE), a division of CORE Media Group, Inc., is based in Memphis, with additional offices in Los Angeles. In addition to Graceland and its related attractions in Memphis, including the Heartbreak Hotel, EPE is aggressively involved in a worldwide licensing program, merchandising, music
publishing, and television, film, video and Internet projects.
For more information on EPE and Graceland, visit www.elvis.com.
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