Friday, August 17th

11:00 AM - 01:00 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 €

02:00 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”
Enjoy the guided tour through Elvis’ European home and listen to many exciting stories.
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 17th European Elvis Festival “in person”. Included in the day ticket.
Entertainment hall (Kursaal) Festival Center Hotel Dolce / Day ticket: 8,00 € / red. 6,00 € 

03:30 PM - 04:30 PM: THREE IN MOTION - EMOTIONAL ELVIS
A jazz trio with rousing gospels and romantic ballads.
Concert shell (Konzertmuschel) Festival Center Hotel Dolce / Day ticket: 8,00 € / red. 6,00 € 

05:00 PM - 05:30 PM: OFFICIAL OPENING OF THE 17TH EUROPEAN ELVIS FESTIVAL
Darlene Love, Sam´s Fever, Ron Glaser and the representatives of the City of Bad Nauheim and of the Elvis-Presley-Gesellschaft e.V. welcome all fans to the 17th European Elvis Festival.
Entertainment hall (Kursaal) Festival Center Hotel Dolce / Day ticket: 8,00 € / red. 6,00 € 

06:00 PM - 08:00 PM: ELVIS IN HOLLYWOOD
Elvis recorded many of his fantastic songs as a soundtrack for one of his 31 motion pictures. Ron Glaser & The Ridin’ Dudes take the audience way back into Elvis’ movies of the ‘60s. Spectacular!
Art Nouveau Theatre (Jugendstil-Theater) Festival Center Hotel Dolce/ Adult: 40,00 € , red. 35,00 €
Tickets online here

08:30 PM - 09:30 PM: CHAMPAGNE MEET & GREET
Enjoy an exclusive meeting with Darlene Love, Sam’s Fever and Ron Glaser. 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 Peter Locket, The Ridin ´ Dudes and “8 nach 6 Rock ´n´ Roll Show”. Join us and take part in the Outfit Contest and wear your prettiest petticoat!
Entertainment hall (Kursaal) Festival Center Hotel Dolce / Adult: 25,00 €, red. 21,00 Euro
Tickets online 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 €