Parties, Seminars, Hands-On Workshops: Experience It All During Elegant Southern Style Weekend
Indulge in a new tradition this weekend! Join Graceland this Friday, September 27th for the museum’s inaugural Elegant Southern Style Weekend, hosted by Priscilla Presley. This truly unique event will celebrate the food, fashion, architecture, design, and culture of one of the most popular regions in all the world: the American South.
During Elegant Southern Style Weekend, prepare for a fun-filled weekend of informative and inspirational seminars featuring top experts, lively, one-of-a-kind parties and events, experiential hands-on workshops, delicious food and more – all at one of the most elegant and iconic destinations in the world: Graceland.
Priscilla Presley is joined by Zoë Gowen from Southern Living Magazine as they share their unique perspectives on outdoor living and Southern hospitality. And with the holidays fast approaching, you’ll get tips and tricks from lifestyle expert Jim Norton on creating the perfect seasonal entertainment space. Plus, you'll learn to make the perfect Southern cocktail from one of Memphis' favorite mixologists.
VIP Package holders will join Priscilla and other special guests for an elegant sit-down dinner prepared by Chef Michael LaBar at Delta’s Kitchen. Deluxe Package holders will indulge in classic Southern comfort food in the Presley Motors and Cycles exhibits and then participate in a fun scavenger hunt through the exhibits after-hours and win prizes.
Graceland was once part of a 500-acre farm that was owned by the S.E. Toof family. The land had been part of the family for generations and was named after one of the female relatives, Grace.
In 1939, Grace's niece and her husband built the mansion, which became well-known to the locals of Memphis. In the spring of 1957, when Elvis Presley was 22, he purchased the home and grounds for just over $100,000. Although Elvis had various homes in the Los Angeles area and spent a great deal of time on the road with his concerts, Graceland was always home base – a constant in the life of Elvis Presley.
Graceland can't wait to welcome you to this incredible, once-in-a-lifetime weekend! Ticket packages are available online now. Purchase yours now at www.graceland.com.
No matter where your interests lie, there is something for everyone at The Grove at Trinity Pointe Apartments in Cordova, Tennessee. Take advantage of the area’s finest restaurants, shopping, and more when you reside here. Let this event be the start of your new, indulgent lifestyle.
Friday, September 27, 2019—5:00 PM
Event Venue Location:
3717 Elvis Presley Boulevard
Memphis, Tennessee 38116