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Parkes Elvis Festival 2018


Parkes-Elvis-FestivalThe Parkes Elvis Festival is held every January in Parkes, Central New South Wales. The event is held on the second week in January, coinciding with Elvis Presley’s birthday every year- this year celebrating 26 years!

Festival events are held over our 3 day trip.  Each year the program extends and now there are approximately 150 individual events. These include the headline Feature Concerts Series, the Elvis Gospel Service, the Northparkes Mines Street Parade, nonstop free entertainment in Cooke Park, the popular Renewal of Vows, the Miss Priscilla Dinner, Poets’ Breakfast, busking, dancing, cake decorating and much more!

Enjoy Parkes newest attraction, the impressive Henry Parkes Centre, which is a first class tourism complex and during the festival includes four unique collections- The Kings Castle Elvis Exhibit, Parkes Motor Museum, Henry Parkes Museum & Antique Machinery collection.

The Kings Castle Elvis Exhibit  is home to the largest collection of items formerly owned by Elvis Presley in the Southern Hemisphere. Greg Page’s famous collection includes jewellery, movie, stage and personal clothing, books, documents and furniture owned by Elvis or directly connected to his life.

The CSIRO Parkes Radio Telescope, star of the movie ‘The Dish’ (2000), is one of Australia’s most prominent landmarks and a must-see attraction on every holiday through inland NSW. Enjoy entry to the Discovery Centre where you will find the award winning Dish Cafe, 3D Movie Theatre and plenty of interactive learning exhibits.

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Payment will not be processed until details have been submitted at a later stage.

Departing Friday 12th January, travelling through the day to our accommodation in Forbes and arriving home Sunday 14th evening.

pack your wigs, glasses, rhinestones and white jumpsuits- we're going to Parkes!

ALL packages include:

  • Coach transport to and from Parkes from a range of pick up points along the way
  • Nibbles and drinks
  • Trivia, games, music & comedy to pass the time
  • Comfort stop at Katoomba
  • Lunch on our way to Parkes in Orange
  • And, another lunch on our return home at Bathurst
  • A visit to CSIRO Parkes Radio Telescope & Mc Feeters Motor Museum, as well as Stone Pine Distillery Bathurst on our way home
  • Freedom to do as you please whilst in Parkes- enjoy all there is on offer in Parkes and near by town Forbes.

Option 1

$559 Twin Share Hotel Accommodation at The Vanderberg Hotel, Forbes, with Air Conditioning, a TV, Fridge, T & C, and a Verandah overlooking the Park. 

Option 2

$699 Solo Traveler Hotel Accommodation at The Vanderberg Hotel, Forbes, with Air Conditioning, a TV, Fridge, T & C, and a Verandah overlooking the Park.

Option 3

Triple Share- availability & cost TBC

Please note this package is subject to change & availability. A per person deposit of $50 is required to secure your accommodation with a payment package available throughout the year & progressive payment option. Final balance will be due by the end of October 2017.

Tickets are non-refundable so once you place a deposit for your booking the only way you can get a refund is if the promoter has to cancel the entire event.

We are sorry but registration for this event is now closed.

Please contact us if you would like to know if spaces are still available.

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