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Located in Ypsilanti's

Historic Depot Town

Hope to see ya July 7 & 8, 2017


PERFORMANCE ARTISTS



The Change of Habit Tribute Band
Chicago's newest Elvis Tribute Sensation

Change of Habit Tribute Band (Chicago, IL) www.cohtribute.com This very versatile group of musicians are so talented and passionate about the Tribute and Legends industry. They take great pride in tailoring each song to best represent the real concert experience. It is their challenge and goal to play the music behind each artist as close to the real arrangement as possible, bringing back the magic and memories of everyoneis favorite music. We have been extremely honored to have the COH band as our backup for the many tribute artists we have had over the past years, and look forward to seeing & hearing them play again.

MASTER OF CEREMONIES



RONNY CRAIG
LaCrosse, Wisconsin
Ronny Craig, our Emcee is back. He has worked with many Tribute show bands during the last 20 years, including Change of Habit, EAS Band, Ultimate Legends Tribute Band along with the top Elvis Tribute Artists throughout the world: He is multi-talented with his stage presence, soaring voice, and his expert knowledge about the world of an Elvis Tribute Artist.



ELVIS TRIBUTE ARTISTS



RYAN PELTON (Friday Only)
Worldwide Images of The King Champion, Ryan Pelton, is one of the top Elvis Tribute Artists in the World. From appearing on American Idol and singing with Celine Dion, to being the lead actor in the Hollywood Film, "The Identical", Ryan Pelton's look, sound, and charisma will exceed all your expectations!

QUENTIN FLAGG
Plymouth, Indiana
Also known as 'The Hoosier Hurricane', puts on a high-energy show like no other! Quentin has a unique show that gets you rocking and ready to dance. Singing hits from all eras, you will hear the styles of Bobby Darin, Elvis Presley, John Mellencamp, Neil Diamond, Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Brian Setzer, the fifties and sixties rock 'n' roll, and many, many more! Singing and dancing his way through a performance, not impersonating, but showing his love of the music he has grown up with. One flash of that smile and audiences are hooked.

ROBERT WASHINGTON
Auburn, Maine
Robert Washington is from Auburn, Maine. A 2016 Ultimate Elvis Tribute Artist Contest Semifinalist. He has been an Elvis fan since he was a small child and began his career performing his tribute to his hero in 1987. Since then, Robert has performed for Elvis fans all over the world. He has won many awards and has had the honor of performing with several of Elvis' original musicians on multiple tours. He is a class act and is honored to be recognized for his tribute to the greatest entertainer of all time.

COLIN DEXTER
Jackson, Michigan
His love for Elvis & his music began at age 7, when his Nana played Elvis's music for him and he was hooked. He started singing Elvis songs at church, and to this day the gospel songs that Elvis sang are some of his favorites. The Michigan ElvisFest has been fortunate to have Colin at our festival for a couple of years now, and we look forward again this year to seeing his performances.



FRIENDS OF THE FESTIVAL

THE WHATABOUTS (Saturday Only)

What about this 'n' What about that 'n' What about THE WHATABOUTS?

Suzy, Kelly & Deb will be returning to the Michigan ElvisFest on Saturday, July 8th 2017, ONLY.

They're back to perform your favorite songs from the 60s. Singing songs from Artists such as the Chiffons, the Shirelles and the Supremes, just to name a few.


T.J. CRAVEN
"I am not trying to make it big; I'm just trying to make it enjoyable!!" 20 year old singer, piano player and song writer. TJ has performed at many events all over Michigan as well as other states. TJ started his musical career at the tender age of ten as the lead in Amahl & the Night Visitors at Rochester College. Between College and performing, we are priviledged to have him return to Michigan ElvisFest. He quickly developed a love for the stage and has not slowed down since.. TJ continues to entertain all over Michigan, Iowa, Florida and North Carolina as a headliner singing a wide variety of music.

BLUES BROTHERS (BILL DOWNEY & QUENTIN FLAGG)
These two amazing performers have gassed up the bluesmobile and are heading towards Ypsilanti, to perform once again at the Michigan ElvisFest. On a mission from God, to enlighten you to the sounds and the feelings of the rhythm and blues, we are the Indiana Blues Brothers!


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