It’s Elvis Week in Memphis! Elvis Weekruns through Sunday, August 18th. Among today’s events is the Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest Semifinals on the Soundstage at Graceland. Nearly two-dozen Elvis tribute artists from around the world will compete to see who will be crowned as the Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist for 2019. Friday August 16th will mark 42 years since the death of Elvis, which is how old he was when he passed.