WKZU Updates Archives for 2018-06

40th Annual Wayne Jerrolds Bluegrass Festival

40th Annual Wayne Jerrolds Savannah Bluegrass Festival

Don't miss all the fun at this years Bluegrass Festival in Savannah. Kudzu 104.9 will be broadcasting live from 12 noon to 2 pm on Saturday, June 30th. Visit our sponsors: Bob's Pharmacy, William's Supply & Lumber, Burt's Furniture, Hardin County Bank, Dodge Store in Savannah, J & B Auto Sales, River City Concrete, Wayne Jerrold, Parkrest Health Center, The Oupost General Store and thanks to Savannah Main Street.

Elvis Presley Festival

Elvis Festival 2018 Events:

Friday, June 8th

10am • Round One of the Tupelo Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Competition
BancorpSouth Arena
(Buy tickets by clicking this link!)

2pm • Conversations with Tom Brown
With Dick Grob, Victoria Paige Meyerink and Jeff Lewis // Historic Lyric Theatre
(Tickets available at the door - $20)

2-4pm  Kudzu 104.9 Live Broadcast

6pm • Friday Night at Fairpark (FREE)
Featuring Memphis Jones and Spunk Monkees with headliners Bishop Gunn and
Muscadine Bloodline // Fairpark

6pm • Tupelo Winners Concert
Featuring Victor Trevino, Jr., Diogo Light, Ben Thompson and Bill Cherry with special appearances from Brandon Bennett, David Lee, Jay Dupuis, Cody Ray Slaughter, Doug Church and Cote Deonath // BancorpSouth Arena
(Buy tickets by clicking this link.)

Jeff Lewis and Friends Afterparty** (FREE)
Hilton Garden Inn

Saturday, June 9th

7:30 am • Running with the King 5K
Click here to register // Veteran's Park

9am • Dilworth Pet Parade and Pageant (FREE)
Click here to register // With Brandon Bennett, Cote Deonath and Memphis Jones // During this time the Express Clydesdales will be available for a meet-and-greet/photo opportunities outside in the parking lot // BancorpSouth Arena

10:30am • Semi-Finals of the Tupelo Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Competition
BancorpSouth Arena
(Buy tickets by clicking this link.)

1pm • Living History/Pictures and Autographs with ETAs (FREE)
Including a live broadcast by Argo and Big Jim of Elvis Sirius Radio, book signings in Gumtree Museum of Art, and featuring artist ARCY painting a mural on Reed's // Downtown Tupelo

6pm • UETA Finals and Showcases
Finals; 2017 Winner Cote Deonath showcase; 2018 winner announced; Ultimate Showcase with Brandon Bennett, Bill Cherry, Jay Dupuis, David Lee, Dean Z, Dwight Icenhower and Cody Ray Slaughter // BancorpSouth Arena
(Buy tickets by clicking this link.)

Jeff Lewis and Friends Afterparty** (FREE)
Hilton Garden Inn

Sunday, June 10

10am • Gospel Sunday
With Landmark, Dr. Bruce Lesley, Jeff Lewis, Brandon Bennett, Dwight Icenhower, Bill Cherry, Dean Z, Jay Dupuis, Cote Deonath, David Lee, Diogo Light, Ben Thompson and Victor Trevino, Jr. // BancorpSouth Conference Center
(Buy tickets by clicking this link.)

All ETAs will perform with live music provided by the
EAS band

Hosted by Tom Brown

 

**All afterparties will begin 30 minutes after nighttime events.

Events and artists are subject to change.

 

 

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