UETA Contest

It’s back! Parkes Elvis Festival will once again stage a preliminary round of the Ultimate Elvis Tribute Contest, officially endorsed by the estate of Elvis Presley, Elvis Presley Enterprises, Inc.

Across two momentous days, leading Elvis tribute artists from Australia and abroad will compete for the opportunity to represent Parkes Elvis Festival in the semi-final round of the 2019 Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist in Memphis during Elvis Week, August 2019.

Heats will take place on Friday 11 January with the exciting finals on Saturday 12 January. Come along and cheer on your favourite Elvis tribute artist to win and enjoy the best tribute artists the world has to offer!

If you’re a professional or semi-professional Elvis tribute artist who wants to apply to be in the contest, you’ll have to wait until 2020. Applications for the 2019 contest are closed.

If you’d like to go along and cheer for your favourite Elvis tribute artist, tickets are on sale now. Secure your seats to the heats here and to the finals here.

Congratulations to the successful contestants ready to battle it out in the 2019 Parkes preliminary round of the Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest:

Brendon Chase
Brody Finlay
Gabe Phoenix
Geoff Suede
George Brooking
Jeff Hancox
Joe Piastrino
Johnny Angel
Johnny Lee Memphis
Kingsley Rock
Lenard Connolly
Marcus Jackson
Matt Birse
Mike Cole
Mike Tsama
Mitch Capone
Peter Triantis
Ricky Ford
Rupert King
Stuey V