Michigan ElvisFest

. June 20, 2012.

Put on your blue suede shoes and head to Ypsilanti's historic Depot Town for the 2012 ElvisFest, the nation's largest festival dedicated to the King of Rock N' Roll. The banks of the Huron River at Riverside Park will be overrun with the best Elvis Tribute Artists from around the North America performing all weekend long. Plenty of great Elvis memorabilia will be on hand and Ypsilanti Meals on Wheels will raffle off a trip for two to Graceland along with other great prizes.

For a full schedule of events visit the website. Friday, 5pm-12am;Saturday, 12pm-12am. Fri., $12.50 adv./$15 gate. Sat., $22.50 adv./$25 gate. Two-day tickets, $30. Depot Town, Ypsilanti. www.mielvisfest.org

Trending

Same Eyes Generate Effervescent Synth Pop to Brighten Up the Darker Days

Looking for a little synth pop to brighten your day? Check out local Ann Arbor duo, Same Eyes, for some great music encouragement to brighten the mood.

Smile High Features Antwaun Stanley in their Song, ‘Special’

Ann Arbor musician Antwaun Stanley has partnered with Ben Silverstein in their newest single, ‘Special’. Check out this awesome song and their upcoming EP!

Kevin McAllister is a Jerk: Change my Mind

Home Alone is a holiday classic, but that doesn’t mean Kevin McAllister isn’t a jerk. But how is a movie about a jerk kid the center of a holiday classic?

Writer’s Pick 2020: Best Local Songs

Music has been one of the greatest escapes for the community this year. Here are some of the best local songs that came out, regardless of the pandemic!