2013 Elvis Festival Event | Citrus County Chamber of Commerce Crystal River, FL

2013 Elvis Festival Event
. Please Note --> This is a Past Event!! .

Date: 4/27/2013 TO 4/28/2013
Time: 10:00 AM

One Courthouse Square
1 Courthouse Square
Inverness, FL 34450


Phone:
3523416436


Event Description: 2013 Florida Elvis Festival April 26–28, 2013 Historic Citrus County Courthouse and the Old Courthouse Heritage Museum Inverness, FL 34450 Tickets go on Sale -January 8th - in memory of Elvis’s Birthday Phone numbers 352.341.6427 or 352.341.6436 Elvis In Concert Friday, April 26, 2013, 7:00 p.m. Historic Citrus County Courthouse, 2nd Floor Courtroom, Inverness, FL Ted Torres, award-winning Elvis Tribute Artist from Orlando, FL, has been captivating audiences for years. Follow your own dreams at an evening concert of Elvis magic in the courtroom, right where Elvis filmed Follow That Dream! All proceeds to benefit the Historic Citrus County Courthouse and Old Courthouse Heritage Museum. Tickets: $25 Stumpknocker’s Elvis Blue Suede Shoes 5k Run/Walk! Saturday, April 27, 2013, 8:00 a.m. www.Elvis5Krun.com for registration/information $500 prize for best costume (must be an enrolled participant to enter), as judged by four guest dignitaries Benefitting Hospice of Citrus County/Pediatric Division/Herry’s Kids Event starts 8:00 a.m. at Stumpknockers on the Square in Inverness. Enrolled dog walkers will be paced after runners; water bowls available! This first annual, family-friendly event is open to individuals and groups who want to make a difference in their community. What a great way to start your morning! (Water and comfort stops will be available along the route for all contestants.) Entry Fee: Pre-registration $20.00/Race day $25.00 *All-Day Elvis Festival! FREE! Saturday, April 27, 2013 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Courthouse Square, Inverness Attention, all you Elvis lovers! We have a full day planned, with food and drink vendors, drawings, karaoke, Elvis look-alike contests (human and pet!), and much more. David English will be signing copies of his brand new book from Sony/RCA Publishers titled Elvis Presley Summer of ‘61. Lavishly illustrated with many rare photographs of a young Elvis’s Florida adventures, the book is a collector’s dream. Interested vendors, contact Sue Manuszak at 386.624.5418. When Elvis Came to Town Now in Its Third Year! Saturday, April 27, 2013 Two performances, 2:00 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Historic Citrus County Courthouse, 2nd Floor Courtroom Purchase your tickets beginning January 8th! Call 352.341.6427 Ted Torres stars as a young Elvis in this original musical production, live onstage in the same courtroom where Presley filmed the climactic scene of his ninth movie, “Follow That Dream.” Volunteer actors from local high schools and theater groups re-enact “how it really was” during those magical six weeks when he was in Florida in 1961. Tickets: $25 All You Wanted to Know about Elvis and More! Saturday, April 27, 2013 11:30 a.m. – 12:20 p.m., Historic Citrus County Courthouse, 2nd Floor Courtroom Suggested Donation: $5 Q & A with David English, Marion Cocke, and some of the local extras who participated in the filming of Elvis’s ninth movie! Mr. English has spent the last several years collecting rare photographs and researching archives to compile his new book. Ms. Cocke was Elvis’s devoted caregiver during his final months. They look forward to answering your questions. Gospel Music and Brunch Sunday, April 28, 2013 12:00 noon Historic Citrus County Courthouse, 2nd Floor Courtroom Join us for a sumptuous catered buffet in the upstairs Courtroom, where Ted Torres will sing some of Elvis’s favorite gospel music, including “In the Chapel” and “Amazing Grace.” Seating is limited to the first 120 people. Tickets: $25
Directions:
Events will be located downtown Inverness on the Square, in the Historic Courthouse and other nearby venues. 1 Courthouse Square on the corner of Courthouse and North/South Apopka Avenue.


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