Friday, August 16

11:00 AM - 01:00 PM: GUIDED TOUR “ON THE TRACES OF ELVIS"
Enjoy the guided tour through Elvis’ European home and listen to many exciting stories.
Tourist Information / 6,00 €, red. 5,00 €

02:00 PM - 8:00 PM: FESTIVAL CENTER 
Fan market, movies, art exhibition, classic car show, fashion shows, live acts a.m.m.
Festival Center Hotel Dolce / Day ticket: 8,00 € / red. 6,00 €

02:00 PM - 04:00 PM: GUIDED TOUR “ON THE TRACES OF ELVIS RELOADED - SUMMER 1959”
For all who already have participated in the “On the traces of Elvis” tour: find new locations where Elvis has been in the summer of 1959!
Tourist Information / 6,00 €, red. 5,00 €

02:30 PM - 04:30 PM: FESTIVAL OPENING WITH AN ELVIS MOVIE
Elvis on a big screen opens the 18th European Elvis Festival “in person”. Included in the day ticket.
Entertainment hall (Kursaal) Festival Center Hotel Dolce / Day ticket: 8,00 € / red. 6,00 € 

05:00 PM - 05:30 PM: OFFICIAL OPENING OF THE 18TH EUROPEAN ELVIS FESTIVAL
Linda and Sam Thompson, Ron Glaser, Jason Shelton (mayor of Tupelo, Mississippi) and the representatives of the City of Bad Nauheim and of the Elvis-Presley-Gesellschaft e.V. welcome all fans to the 18th European Elvis Festival.
Entertainment hall (Kursaal) Festival Center Hotel Dolce / Day ticket: 8,00 € / red. 6,00 € 

06:30 PM - 07:30 PM: CHAMPAGNE MEET & GREET
Enjoy an exclusive meeting with Linda and Sam Thompson, Ron Glaser and Jason Shelton. Grab the chance and talk to your stars in an intimate atmosphere. Only for “Platin plus” pass holders. .
Room Bad Homburg / Mahony’s Festival Center Hotel Dolce

09:00 PM - 12:00 PM: ELVIS PARTY
Let’s have a party on Friday night! We are celebrating the music of Elvis with Smooth Band.
Entertainment hall (Kursaal) Festival Center Hotel Dolce / Adult: 25,00 €, red. 20,00 Euro
Buy tickets here

09:30 PM - 11:00 PM: GUIDED TORCH TOUR „ELVIS AND THE JOHANNISBERG“
Memorial walk with torches from the Johannisberg to the Elvis-Stele. The tour is attended by an English-speaking guide. 
Tourist Information / 7,00 €, red. 6,00 €