Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist 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 2020 Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist in Memphis during Elvis Week, August 2020.

Heats will take place at 10am on Friday 10 January with the top 8 making it through to the exciting finals, to be held at 130pm on Saturday 11 January. Tickets are on sale now. Secure your seats to the heats here. Tickets to the final have SOLD OUT!

Here is the order of performance for the heats (as drawn on 28.11.19):

Gabe Phoenix
Marcus Jackson
Peter Triantis
Stuey V
Che Orton
Mike Cole
Anthony Fenech
Geoff Suede
Toki Toyokazu
Kingsley Rock
Johnny Angel
George Brooking
Ricky Ford
Nic King
Gavin Chatelier
Andy B
Mike Valentine
Sean Leedham
Brendon Chase
Matt Birse

If you were thinking of applying for the Contest, it’s too late for 2020. Professional or semi-professional Elvis tribute artists can apply next year for 2021. First-timer or amateur performers are encouraged to enter the Senior Tribute to Elvis Competition here.