Tweed Elvis Festival - ETA Form
7th Annual Tweed
Tribute to Elvis Festival
August 25, 26 & 27, 2017

7th ANNUAL TWEED TRIBUTE TO ELVIS®FESTIVAL
August 25, 26 & 27, 2017

ULTIMATE TRIBUTE ARTIST COMPETITION OFFICIALLY LICENSED BY
ELVIS® PRESLEY PRELIMINARY ROUND FOR THE
ULTIMATE ELVIS® TRIBUTE ARTIST CONTEST™

PRIZE PACKAGES
Pro Winner
* $3000 Cash

* Represent Tweed, Ontario, Canada in the Ultimate Elvis®Tribute Artist
Preliminary Round in Memphis during Elvis Week 2018
* Tweed Tribute to Elvis®Festival Plaque
* Feature Performer at 2018 Tweed Tribute to Elvis Festival
 
2nd Place
* $800 Cash & Tweed Tribute to Elvis®Festival Plaque

3rd Place
* $450 Cash & Tweed Tribute to Elvis®Festival Plaque

4th Place
$350 Cash

5th Place
$250 Cash

Non-Pro Winner
$1000 Cash

2nd Place
 $650 Cash

3rd Place
$300 Cash

4th Place
$250 Cash

5th Place
$175 Cash
Deadline for Entries is August 6, 2017
- after that date, your picture & bio will not appear in our Souvenir Booklet due to printing requirements.
Please register as soon as possible.
No more than 30 artists will be selected to compete in theTweed Tribute to Elvis®Festival Competition.
ALL CONTESTANTS WILL COMPETE WITH THEIR OWN TRACKS FOR 1st, 2nd & 3rd ROUNDS,
FINAL COMPETITION WITH CASINO BROS. BAND  
You must be 18 years of age by June 2, 2018 to compete in Tweed.
Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest Rules and Guidelines from Elvis Presley Enterprises, Inc.

 

*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*

*
Only ADULT COMPETITORS are eligible for the UETAC in Memphis!

COMPETITION FORMAT:
Round 1 Competition - 2 songs - Friday, August 25 - 4:30 - closing
Round 2 Elimination - 1 song - Saturday, August 26 - 11:00 am.
Round 3 Elimination - 2 songs - Saturday, August 26 - 5:00 pm - closing.
Competition Finals - 2 songs - Sunday, August 27, 3:00 pm - closing. Presentations & closing ceremonies.
About You:

You will be singing songs in the preliminary and elimination rounds to tracks, and finalists will sing 2 songs with the Casino Brothers band. We will attempt to eliminate duplication in the finals by assigning the competing ETA'S song selection on a first come-first serve basis.

House Band songs for finals: visit thecasinobrothersband.com to view their Elvis song list and choose from that list.

*
*

*
NON-PAID PERFORMANCE: Saturday Classic Car Parade - 10 - 11 am & Sunday Morning Inspirational Hour 11 am -12 pm
PAID PERFORMANCES:Note: $50 for offsite venues, based on availability.
*

FILE UPLOADS
*
ETAs must bring 2 tested and labelled CDs containing the music for the songs (approximately 8 songs) that may be performed in the preliminary competition.
ETAs are requested to provide a list of 4 songs that may be performed should they proceed to the finals that can be given to the house band, prior to the festival. This will ensure that the band has a chance to have your song selection in their repertoire to do the best job possible as your back-up.
We will attempt to eliminate duplication in the finals by assigning the competing ETAs song selection on a first come-first serve basis to this competition round.
No song medleys are allowed. Judges will mark lower for medleys other than American Trilogy.*

$125.00 Quantity
*
$20.00 Quantity

NOTE TO REGISTERED ETAS: ONE (1) WEEKEND PASS is reserved for spouse or partner for the Festival. Other guests must purchase their own tickets to the events. Please mark the number of GUEST TICKETS that will be needed for each event and include payment for these tickets. Additional Tickets will be placed in your registration packet.
$65.00 Quantity
$25.00 Quantity
$25.00 Quantity
$25.00 Quantity
$25.00 Quantity

WAIVER & AGREEMENT
I agree to the following terms & conditions:
I will abide by ALL the Festival rules as presented
My name/image/likeness/photo/bio/voice and audio/visual footage can be used by the Festival in perpetuity without compensation or payment
I will appear in a variety of performances, both paid and non paid, based on availability.
I will read the FULL version of the rules & regulations upon receiving confirmation of my participation including the Judging Consideration List, if I am a Competitor.
I agree to be bound by these and all festival terms*
*
*
Validation Code
 
HOUSE BAND: Please contact the Cassino Brothers Band when you know what songs you will be singing as the band wants to be sure to do the best possible rendition for your performance ... thecasinobrothersband@gmail.com
 
BILLETING
People in Tweed LOVE the Elvis Festival and want to help. We have a number of residents that have offered to put performers and spouses up in their homes at no charge. Would you be interested in this type of accommodation? If so, please e-mail our co-ordinator Jean Copas at rcopas@sympatico.ca
 
HOSPITALITY:
  • Hospitality Suite & Change Rooms available in Land O’Lakes Curling Club for ETA use when not on stage
  • ‘Green Room’ set up near outdoor stage
THANK YOU
The Tweed Tribute to Elvis® Festival Board thanks you for participating in our 7th annual Festival. We know this will be a great success and bring good memories and lots of enjoyment to Elvis fans and to all those who made it possible. The competition offers the successful ETA a unique opportunity to compete in the SEMIFINAL ROUND FOR THE ULTIMATE ELVIS TRIBUTE ARTIST CONTEST 2018 in Memphis, representing Tweed. We wish all entrants the best of luck, and hope you enjoy the good fellowship and the friendliness of fair competition in the 2017 Tweed Tribute to Elvis® Festival.
 
©Elvis Presley Enterprises, Inc. ELVIS, ULTIMATE TRIBUTE ARTIST CONTEST and LOGO are trademarks of Elvis Presley Enterprises,Inc. All rights reserved


News
Wine-tasting and local attractions tour
Tweed Tribute to Elvis Festival invites you to start our 7th annual Festival off with a tour of local attractions ...Full Story
Monday, July 31
Comfort Inn offers Festival guests discount
Comfort Inn, Belleville is offering a discount to Tweed Tribute to Elvis Festival guests; $99 plus tax for a room. ...Full Story
Sunday, July 30
Early bird ticket prices
To celebrate Canada's 150th and Canada Day, the Tweed Festival organizers have extended the Early Bird price ...Full Story
Thursday, June 29