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Parkes Elvis Festival

Recognised as one of the top three Festivals and Events in Australia, the Festival attracts 25,000 fans with a global reach of 1.874 billion.

Held every year in the second week in January, coinciding with Elvis Presley's birthday, the 2025 Festival will be held 8-12 January and will celebrate its 32nd year.

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Parkes Elvis Festival

2025 Feature Artist

Cote Deonath

Cote has been playing tribute to Elvis Presley for the past 20 years and at 27 years old, is one of the top ETAs in the world. Cote was recently named the 2023 Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Champion by Elvis Presley Enterprises (EPE). Cote rocked the stage at the 2024 Parkes Elvis Festival and will be returning as the Festival's Feature Artist in 2025.

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It's all here for you

Plan your visit

Whether you’re looking for somewhere to stay during the Festival, organising how you’ll get here or where you can eat, drink, shop or find services, we’ve got it all here for you.

There’s so much to see and do in our shire. Enjoy visiting the townships of Bogan Gate, Peak Hill, Trundle and Tullamore that contribute their unique personality and attractions to create the undeniable appeal of the Parkes region as a wonderful place to visit.

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Parkes Elvis Festival

Get involved

Let's have a party

Fans, locals and businesses can get involved and enjoy everything the Festival has to offer.

Enter a competition, volunteer your time, display a vehicle, run a market stall, enter the Northparkes Mines Street Parade, dress in theme and find out how you can become involved in this iconic event.

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Parkes Elvis Festival Busking Competition


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