The Michigan ElvisFest is a yearly summer festival that takes place in Depot Town, Ypsilanti, drawing Elvis fans from across the country. Highlights include performances by several Elvis impersonators and a costume contest.

The 2012 event is scheduled for July 13 and 14.

The 2011 event was held July 8 and 9.

The 2010 event will be held July 9 and 10.

The 2009 event was held July 10 and 11.

Mary Decker is the festival director.

In the news

The Michigan Elvisfest as it's currently known may have taken its final bow. The future of the annual festival in Riverside Park is in question after the corporation that oversaw its finances recently opted to stop funding the event. But that group, the non-profit Depot Town Community Development Corporation, is keeping approximately $44,000 that was in the Elvisfest’s bank account.