Headline acts announced for Tupelo Elvis Fest

Elvis-Fest-logoDaily Journal

TUPELO – Sister Hazel and Joe Nichols are the headliner acts for the 16th Tupelo Elvis Festival June 5-8, the Downtown Tupelo Main Street Association announced late Friday.

• At the Fairpark stage on the night of Friday, June 6 will be Sister Hazel. They’re an alternative rock band Elvis Fest logofrom Gainesville, Ga.,that “blends elements of folk rock, pop, classic rock ‘n’ roll and southern rock,” according to Wikipedia.

• On Saturday, June 7, the opening acts are Brandon Bennett and Dustin Lynch. The headliner is country music artist Joe Nichols.

The Fairpark stage will kick each night off with an Elvis Tribute Artist.

Tickets will be available starting Wednesday, April 16 via www.tupeloelvisfestival.com and the Tupelo Elvis Festival office at 108 S. Broadway St. in Downtown Tupelo.

Contact the Tupelo Elvis Festival office at ( 662) 841-6598 or jessica@tupelomainstreet.com

Click video to hear audio

  • Lu Fitzwater

    Sister Hazel, a headliner of the Elvis Festival, is from Gainesville, Florida NOT Gainesville, Georgia.