IMAGES OF THE KING™

2021 SCHEDULE

AUGUST 11-15

All performances are held at the Holiday Inn Memphis Airport, either in the lobby or in the ballroom!

ALL EVENT PASSES start at $199 including all events and are subject to an $11 ticketing fee.

INDIVIDUAL SHOW TICKETS (shown below each event) are subject to a $6 ticketing fee and will be increased $5 the day off (for tickets purchased at the door).

Wednesday, August 11

The box office will be open today at the Holiday Inn from 5 PM till just past 8:30 PM outside the ballroom.

5:00 PM – 6:30 PM Images of the King Welcome Reception

Join us for the free opening reception to kickoff the 2021 Images of the King World Championship. The reception takes place in the lobby of our host hotel, the Holiday Inn Memphis Airport. Get a run down of this year’s schedule, any changes from last year and enjoy performances from many of this year’s competitors.

Cost: FREE, in the hotel lobby.

8:00 PM Ronnie McDowell in Concert

Join us for Ronnie’s annual Elvis Week concert featuring the Ronnie McDowell Band. The proceeds from this event will go to the featured artist, please support them with your attendance. Doors open at 7:30 PM.

Cost: $29 / $34 / $39 / $49, in the hotel ballroom (included in the ALL EVENT PASS)

Thursday, August 12

The box office will be open today at the Holiday Inn from 10 AM till just past 11 PM outside the ballroom.

11:00 AM – 4:00 PM Images of the King World Championship Contest Preliminary Part 1

Watch as some of the world’s best ETAs compete for prize money and the chance to become this year’s Images of the King World Champion! Each ETA will perform three songs on either Thursday or Friday. Walk-in contestants will be welcome if space allows. Doors open at 10 AM.

Cost: $19 / $24 / $29 / $39, in the hotel ballroom (included in the ALL EVENT PASS)

5:00 PM – 6:30 PM Images of the King Reception

Join us for free open mic/karaoke entertainment by many of the ETAs in Memphis this year. The reception takes place in the lobby of our host hotel, the Holiday Inn Memphis Airport.

Cost: FREE, in the hotel lobby.

7:00 PM Michael Hoover Fanclub Concert

Michael’s annual Elvis Week Fanclub gathering will include a meet & greet and performance by the Images of the King World Champion. The proceeds from this event will go to featured artists, please support them with your attendance. Doors open at 6:30 PM.

Cost: $19 / $24 / $29 / $39, in the hotel ballroom (included in the ALL EVENT PASS)

9:00 PM Austin Irby & Friends in Concert

Evenings throughout this week we’ll be featuring many of the Images of the King World Champions and the winners of other TributeFestival.Rocks events. The proceeds from this event will go to featured artists, please support them with your attendance. Doors open at 8:45 PM.

Cost: $19 / $24 / $29 / $39, in the hotel ballroom (included in the ALL EVENT PASS)

11:00 PM Reflections on the King

Starring Images of the King World Champion Michael Chambliss, Lake George Elvis Festival Champion Travis Powell and featuring special guest Samantha Chambliss.

The King’s life and music has had a huge impact on millions around the globe. But no group of people have been impacted more than the men known as ETAs. “Reflections on the King” is part tribute concert and part variety show. Starring and hosted by two of the top Elvis Tribute Artists in the country Michael Chambliss and Travis Powell, the show features Elvis’ top hits mixed with personal reflections on the way the King of Rock and Roll impacted each of the performers personally. Doors open at 10:45 PM.

Cost: $19 / $24 / $29 / $39, in the hotel ballroom (included in the ALL EVENT PASS)

Friday, August 13

The box office will be open today at the Holiday Inn from 10 AM till just past 11 PM outside the ballroom.

11:00 AM – 4:00 PM Images of the King World Championship Contest Preliminary Part 2

Watch as some of the world’s best ETAs compete for prize money and the chance to become this year’s Images of the King World Champion! Each ETA will perform three songs on either Thursday or Friday. Walk-in contestants will be welcome if space allows. Doors open at 10 AM.

Cost: $19 / $24 / $29 / $39, in the hotel ballroom (Included in the ALL EVENT PASS)

5:00 PM – 6:30 PM The Next “Big – Little King!” Contest Preliminary Round

In 2021, Images of the King is looking for the next generation of ETAs to participate and be recognized as the next “Big – Little King”! ETAs aged 16 and under are welcome to participate for FREE. Registration is on a first come basis. Walk-ins will be welcome if space allows.

Cost: FREE, in the hotel lobby.

7:00 PM Harbor Lights USA Concert

A live concert starring award winning performers from the hit UK festival, “Harbor Lights.”  Emilio Santoro and Oliver Steinhoff, backed up by the Change of Habit tribute band will showcase two of the King’s classic eras.  The proceeds from this event will go to the Harbor Lights Festival, please support them with your attendance. Doors open at 6:30 PM.

Cost: $19 / $24 / $29 / $39, in the hotel ballroom (included in the ALL EVENT PASS)

9:00 PM Images of the King World Champ Mark Anthony in Concert

Evenings throughout this week we’ll be featuring many of the Images of the King World Champions. Tonight’s show features last year’s world champion Mark Anthony backed up by the Change of Habit tribute band. Doors open at 8:45 PM.

Cost: $19 / $24 / $29 / $39, in the hotel ballroom (included in the ALL EVENT PASS)

11:00 PM After Hours Party

Doors open at 10:45 PM.

Cost $9 All Seats, in the hotel ballroom (included in the ALL EVENT PASS)

Saturday, August 14

The box office will be open today at the Holiday Inn from 10 AM till just past 11 PM outside the ballroom.

10:00 AM The Timeless Cruise & The Tribute Cruise Q&A

Join us for an informational session to learn all about our “Timeless Cruise” scheduled for November of 2021 and “The Tribute Cruise” scheduled for February of 2022. Representatives of TributeFestival.Rocks and GoTravel will be present to answer questions and take reservations. The location will be posted in the lobby prior.

Cost: Free, location TBA

11:00 AM – 4:00 PM Images of the King World Championship Contest Semi-Final Round

After a handful of ETAs have been selected to move onto the semi-finals, these competitors now continue their march towards prize money and the chance to become this year’s Images of the King World Champion! Backed by the Change of Habit tribute band. Doors open at 10 AM.

Cost: $19 / $24 / $29 / $39, in the hotel ballroom (included in the ALL EVENT PASS)

5:00 PM – 6:30 PM The Next “Big – Little King!” Contest Finals

In 2021, Images of the King is looking for the next generation of ETAs to participate and be recognized as the next “Big – Little King”! Today, the finalists perform and the winner will be crowned.

Cost: FREE, in the hotel lobby.

8:00 PM – 10:00 PM Images of the King World Championship Finals

The 2021 Images of the King World Champion will be crowned tonight. All of the finalists will perform with the Change of Habit tribute band. Plus, look forward to some special guests. Doors open at 7 PM.

Cost: $29 / $34 / $39 / $49, in the hotel ballroom (included in the ALL EVENT PASS)

11:00 PM The Elvis Week Roast of Mark Anthony

Hosted by Dan Barrella

Our annual roasts continue with a roast of the 2019 Images of the King World Champion…everybody’s friend, Mark Anthony! This is an adults only event. Doors open at 10:45 PM.

Cost $19 All Seats, in the hotel ballroom (included in the ALL EVENT PASS)

Sunday, August 15

The box office will be open today at the Holiday Inn from 9 AM till just past 2 PM outside the ballroom.

10:00 AM Images of the King Gospel Concert

Starring David Lee with Robert Washington and Michael Chambliss

Enjoy gospel and inspirational music from the King’s catalog performed by Images’ best gospel voices and backed by the Change of Habit tribute band. Doors open at 9:30 AM.

Cost: $19 / $24 / $29 / $39, in the hotel ballroom (included in the ALL EVENT PASS)

1:00 PM – 4:00 PM The Heart of the King Awards & Concert

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The “Heart of the King Awards” were first held at the old Las Vegas Hilton. It was founded in 2011 to honor a select few ETAs and festival producers that professionally and tastefully represent the life and legacy of The King. We especially honor performers that demonstrate, on stage, off stage and in their daily lives, a respectful tribute and genuinely put the Heart of the King into every performance. The Concert portion of the event will give the award recipients a chance to showcase their talent for all of us to enjoy. Doors open at noon.

Cost: $29 / $34 / $39 / $49, in the hotel ballroom (included in the ALL EVENT PASS)

We wrap up early on Sunday so that we can all attend the Candlelight Vigil at Graceland.

In addition to these events, the festival will feature vendors showcasing merchandise from official festival t-shirts to key chains, CDs and DVDs and more.

All times and events are subject to change. Ticket prices are per person and may be subject to taxes and fees. All sales are final. No refunds or exchanges are possible. The producer reserves the right to substitute similar performers if those originally scheduled are not able to perform for any reason. Ticket prices are subject to change without notice.

IMAGES OF THE KING™ is not an official part of Graceland’s Elvis Week. The official Elvis Week schedule is available by clicking here.