Elvis will be in the building (Stage West Theatre, Mississauga) for the 4th Annual Toronto Elvis Festival happening this weekend from Friday May 17 to Sunday May 19.
It’s all the fun of an Elvis Festival under one roof” at 5400 Dixie Road, Mississauga.
Forty one leading Elvis Tribute Artists from Canada, the United States and Great Britain will compete to be the 2013 Toronto Elvis Festival Grand Champion representing Toronto at the ULTIMATE ELVIS COMPETITION run by Elvis Presley Enterprises in Memphis!
The weekend kicks off with an authentic Memphis Dinner Buffet starting at 6 p.m. in Larry’s Restaurant featuring many southern favourites like BBQ rub Smoked Brisket with Maple Jack Daniels Baked Beans, Smoked Bourbon Gumbo with Shrimp and Sausage, Louisiana Crab Cakes, Memphis Style Honey Beef Ribs, dessert bar and more!
The dinner buffet is $22.95 per person, plus tax, and $11.50 per person plus tax for children aged 6 to 12 years. Reservations; 905-282-8230.
Following the Memphis Dinner Buffet there will be an Open Mic session in Larry’s Lower Lounge where many of your favourite Elvi and guests sing!
Competitions begin Saturday morning at 9 a.m. and continue until 4 p.m. Lunch tickets for both Saturday and Sunday are $26.00 per person plus Tax.
The SATURDAY EVENING DINNER and “ULTIMATE TRIBUTE SHOW” will feature tributes to Donna Summer ... Duane Eddy ... The Big Bopper ... Vegas Elvis ... Rick Nelson ... Garth Brooks ... Early Elvis ... John Denver ... Conway Twitty, then last year’s Grand Champion – TIM ‘E – will close the show with a 45 minute set of Elvis’s Seventies favourites.
The popular “GOSPEL BREAKFAST” runs Sunday Morning from 8AM to 9:30 PM and the competitions continue. The Grand Finals take place on Sunday May 19 with dinner and competitions when the finalists complete to find out who will be the next Grand Champion. The Elvi will be backed on Sunday evening by the live band RUDY & THE ANGELS. Show/competition and hotel/theatre packages are available by calling 1-800-263-0684 or 905-238-0042 or visit www.stagewest.com