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Ultimate Elvis Tribute Contest Returns to Branson

Branson is once again hosting the Ultimate Elvis Tribute Contest, one of the few select tribute competitions sanctioned by Elvis Presley Enterprises Inc.

The fifth annual contest will be held at Dick Clark’s American Bandstand Theater April 15-17, 2011. The highlight of the festival – the Elvis Contest – is scheduled for April 16 at 7pm.

The winner of the Branson MO contest will receive $1000 and the opportunity to compete in The 2011 Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest finals in Memphis, Tennessee, during Elvis Week.

The winner of the Branson Elvis Contest will also be offered the opportunity to perform in the Legends in Concert show at Dick Clarks’ American Bandstand Theater on April 17 at 8pm.

Other highlights of the Branson Elvis Festival include an Elvis vendor village, a free Elvis movie showing, an Elvis meet and greet dinner and Elvis karaoke nights.