Elvis festival organisers still hoping for a surprise visit by Lisa Marie Presley
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Elvis festival organisers still hoping for a surprise visit by Lisa Marie Presley

The organisers of the Elvis Festival in Carlow say Lisa Marie Presley has acknowledged their invite to it but has not confirmed that she’s coming. The celebration of the “King” takes place this Saturday and Sunday in Hacketstown with a number of events organised including lookalike competitions and an American vintage car show. Elvis’s great-great-great-grandfather […]

elvispresleyThe organisers of the Elvis Festival in Carlow say Lisa Marie Presley has acknowledged their invite to it but has not confirmed that she’s coming.

The celebration of the “King” takes place this Saturday and Sunday in Hacketstown with a number of events organised including lookalike competitions and an American vintage car show.

Elvis’s great-great-great-grandfather William and his brother Andrew Presley left Eagle Hill in the 18th century and travelled to America.

One of the organisers Mary Doyle says they hopes Lisa Marie or Priscilla will visit sometime.

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