2018 Parkes Elvis Festival: Live from the street parade

Thousands of people have lined the streets of Parkes on Saturday morning to witness one of the biggest tributes to Elvis in the country. 

The 2018 Parkes Elvis Festival street parade saw festival goers lining the streets to catch a glimpse of Elvis and Priscilla in all shapes and sizes. 

Community groups, tribute artists, fan groups and residents from around town took part in the annual event, which continues to grow each and every year. 

In 2018 for the first time the town saw two trains and a plane arrive at the railway station and airport, bringing in more and more people to the town. 

Saturday is expected to be the biggest day for the festival with numerous events inlcuding the street parade and the Elvis Tribute Artist Final. 

You can see what you have missed so far from the festival here

Festival goers get ready for the 2018 Parkes Elvis Festival street parade. Photo: Parkes Elvis Festival Facebook.

Festival goers get ready for the 2018 Parkes Elvis Festival street parade. Photo: Parkes Elvis Festival Facebook.

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