America’s Vacationland is once again gearing up to shake, rattle ‘n’ roll with the tenth annual Lake George festival dedicated to all things Elvis.
This year’s LakeGeorge.com Elvis Festival kicks off at 7pm on Wednesday, May 29 with the free opening ceremonies in beautiful Shepard Park.
According to organizers, Lake George’s Presley party is now the second-largest Elvis Tribute Artist Competition in the world. (Yeah, and please don’t call ‘em Elvis impersonators. They’re tribute artists.)
The festival’s centerpiece is the three-day competition beginning on Friday, May 31 at the Lake George Forum, featuring 50 competitors in professional, non-professional and youth divisions. In the international spirit of Elvis, the festival performers not only come from all over the United States, but also from Canada and England. And this year, there’s even a female tribute artist – Lady E from Florida – in the competition.
Read the rest of this entry »