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July 16, 2024

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Christmas with the King Returns to Franklin

The 5th annual show features costume changes, a visit by Santa Claus and some of the King's biggest hits, plus Christmas classics!

Nashville Elvis Festival presents the 6th annual Christmas with the King: A Holiday Tribute to Elvis at the historic Franklin Theatre. The fan-favorite show returns with two shows daily on December 16 and 17 (3 & 7:30 p.m.).

Christmas with the King features costume changes, a visit by Santa Claus and some of the King’s biggest hits plus Christmas classics synonymous with Elvis, including β€œHere Comes Santa Claus,” β€œWinter Wonderland,” β€œI’ll Be Home for Christmas,” β€œBlue Christmas,” β€œMerry Christmas Baby” and more.

The show stars world champion Elvis tribute artist Cote Deonath who won the Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist championship at Elvis Presley’s Graceland in Memphis in August. Shows are Hosted by Tom Brown and backed by the Infinit-E Tribute Band β€” the official house band of Nashville Elvis Festival.

In addition, a virtual livestream has been added this year for the very first time. The Saturday evening show will be available to watch live at home for those unable to get tickets or visit the Nashville area.

Details for the 8th annual Nashville Elvis Festival have also been announced to take place March 21-24, 2024 at Liberty Hall in the Factory at Franklin. Get all the details and buy tickets now at



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Michael Aldrich

Michael Aldrich is Nashville Parent's Managing Editor and a Middle Tennessee arts writer. He and his wife, Alison, are the proud parents of 4-year-old Ezra and baby Norah.