Tribute artist tickets on sale Monday

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TUPELO – Performers who look and sound a whole lot like Elvis Presley will take over the BancorpSouth Arena in June.

Tickets for the 2014 Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Competition will go on sale at 10 a.m. Monday. The competition will coincide with the Tupelo Elvis Festival, which will be in downtown Tupelo June 5-8.

Here’s a list of events:

• 7 p.m. Thursday, June 5 – Cody Slaughter and Memphis Jones, $39 and $45.

• 10 a.m. Friday, June 6 – first round of Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Competition, $22 and $25.

• 7 p.m. Friday, June 6 – Brandon Bennett and Bill Cherry plus Sonny Burgess and the Pacers, $39 and $45.

• 10 a.m. Saturday, June 7 – conversations with Tom Brown, $22 and $25.

• 1 p.m. Saturday, June 7 – semi-final round of Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Competition, $22 and $25.

• 7 p.m. Saturday, June 7 – final round of Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Competition and Jay Dupuis, $39 and $45.

• 10 a.m. Sunday, June 8 – Elvis Gospel Brunch with Memphis Jones and the Unity Choir, $35.

Listed ticket prices do not include fees. Tickets will be available at the BancorpSouth Arena box office, Ticketmaster outlets, www.ticketmaster.com, (662) 841-6528 and (800) 745-3000.