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Experience the Parkes Elvis Festival with like-minded over-60s! (Sydney roundtrip, now confirmed for April 2022)

Event tickets, priority seating, transfers and more!

Calling all Elvis Presley fans! The Travel at 60 community is heading to Parkes next April for its annual Elvis Festival, celebrating the King of Rock with a fun-filled lineup of events. This easy Sydney roundtrip also has time to explore the many delights of Parkes, Cowra and Canowindra - including the iconic "Parkes Dish". Call 1300 414 198 to hold your place!

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$1,300PP
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DURATION
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4 nights
WHAT'S INCLUDED
  • hotelAccommodation
  • free_breakfastDaily breakfast
  • local_activityEvent tickets
  • local_activitySelected entry fees
  • restaurantSelected meals
  • airport_shuttleSelected transfers

About this holiday

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The Parkes Elvis Festival is usually held every year in the second week in January (coinciding with Elvis Presley’s birthday). After a hiatus in 2021 and a short postponement in 2022, this beloved event makes its eagerly awaited return in April - and our community of travellers is heading there together to join the fun!

Now in its 29th year, the festival continues to grow – with more than 200 events celebrating not only the King of Rock, but all thing 1950s.

You'll be nothin' but a hound dog crying all the time if you miss the greatest event in Australia - the Elvis Festival in Parkes, NSW. 

This five-day tour is jam-packed full of activities, all centred around the celebration of the one and only Elvis Presley. Step back into the 50s with muscle cars, Priscilla lookalikes and an Elvis literally on every corner of the lovely township of Parkes. You will enjoy multiple shows, concerts, parades, gospel service and so much more! This is a monster event for all ages, there's something here for the whole family.

We will take you to the Parkes Dish as well as a dinner and show here in Cowra, and finish it off in the quaint little village of Canowindra at decadent Montrose House.  

Call 1300 414 198 to hold your place on this fun-filled getaway!

Inclusions

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  • 4-nights accommodation in Cowra (Cowra Motor Inn or similar)
  • Sydney and Cowra Transfers
  • Cowra and Parkes Transfers (Fri, Sat & Sun)
  • 4 breakfast
  • 2 Dinners
  • Ticket to Ultimate Elvis Festival Heats (Friday)
  • Friday entry to Parkes Dish
  • Saturday Dinner and Show at Cowra Bowling Club
  • Parkes Elvis Festival Programme
  • Priority Seating at Gospel Service

Need to get to Sydney? Phone now for a quote including airfares. Our friendly Aussie team is just a quick local call away on 1300 414 198.

Accommodation

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Cowra Motor Inn Queen Room

Twin share from $1300 per person

Single traveller from $1550 per person

**Images shown are Cowra Motor Inn and representative of the standard of accommodation used in this package.

Travel dates

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21 - 25 April, 2022

Itinerary

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Thursday 21 April, 2022 – DAY 1

Depart ONLY from Ibis Budget Sydney or Ibis Sydney Airport at 06:00am.This is a 5 hour journey with breaks built-in for morning/afternoon tea and lunch (own expense)

Arrive into Cowra late afternoon 

6.00pm Tonight meet your fellow travelers and Elvis lovers for a welcome dinner (venue to be confirmed)

Overnight: Cowra

Friday 22 April, 2022 – DAY 2

7:00am Breakfast at Cowra Bowling Club (coach transfers)

8:30am Depart for Parkes

Arrive Parkes Elvis Festival.

10am Attend the Elvis heats 

5.00pm Approximate return time to Cowra

Most restaurants/cafes/pubs are located within a half block from hotel.

Dinner at own expense

Overnight: Cowra

Saturday 23 April, 2022 – DAY 3

Breakfast at Cowra Bowling Club

8:00am Depart for Parkes

Arrive in plenty of time for the Elvis Street parade

10am Elvis Street parade

4.00pm Approximate return time to Cowra

Dinner and Show at the Cowra Bowling Club (included)

Overnight: Cowra

Sunday 24 April, 2022 – DAY 4

Breakfast at Cowra Bowling Club

7:30am Depart for Parkes

9am Gospel service priority seating

Attend afternoon Elvis Tribute

4.00pm Approximate return time to Cowra

Overnight: Cowra

Monday 25 April, 2022 –  DAY 5

Breakfast at Cowra Bowling Club

Depart Cowra at 6am returning to Sydney Airport at approximately late afternoon.

Questions

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How much do I need to pay up-front?
A 25% deposit due 7 DAYS after booking is made.
Your final balance will be due on 01 March 2022.

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Fine print

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Travel at 60 and supplier conditions apply. Please enquire for more information.