Parkes Elvis, is that you?

If you’re a fan of the King of Rock and Roll — Elvis Presley himself — head on over to New South Wales, Australia so that you may bear witness to one of the most over-the-top celebrations dedicated to the late icon of the 60s.

Parkes Elvis Festival, Central West

The Parkes Elvis Festival is an annual favourite among not just fans of the singer, but also among locals and tourists alike. The event coincides with Elvis Presley’s birthday and features more than 200 exciting activities spanning across five fun- and music-filled days.

In short, the festival celebrates the music and legend of Elvis Presley. Visitors may participate in a myriad of activities including festival markets, boogie-woogie dance classes, and Elvis-themed activities like Elvis Karaoke, Elvis Gospel Service, and Elvis Trivia.

The Parkes Elvis Festival is typically held at the beginning of the year, around the start of January.

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