MEMPHIS, Tenn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The stars of ABC’s Emmy® Award-winning daytime drama “General Hospital” are returning to Elvis Presley’s Graceland® for a third annual “General Hospital”-themed fan celebration. The three-day event, which kicks off Friday, October 28, 2022, will include numerous exclusive events held in various locations throughout the Graceland campus including Elvis Presley’s Memphis entertainment and exhibit complex and the AAA-rated Four Diamond luxury resort The Guest House at Graceland. In addition to six panels, and photo/autograph opportunities with the stars, Graceland’s General Hospital Fan Celebration Weekend is a one-of-a-kind experience that includes a themed Costume Party with talent in attendance, a “General Hospital Casting Call” that allows lucky guests to act out scenes on stage with the stars, a Rick Springfield full concert, tours of Graceland and the first-ever live audience taping of Maurice Benard’s “State of Mind” YouTube series.
Fans can log on to Graceland.com/GH2022 and purchase tickets, which are on sale now.
This year’s lineup includes fan favorites Genie Francis (Laura Collins), Maurice Benard (Sonny Corinthos), Donnell Turner (Curtis Ashford), Laura Wright (Carly Corinthos), Dominic Zamprogna (Dante Falconeri), Brook Kerr (Dr. Portia Robinson), Tajh Bellow (T.J. Ashford), Kristen Pohl (Esme Prince), and Eden McCoy (Josslyn Jacks) and Emmy Award-winning executive producer Frank Valentini. They will share their favorite memories from the show, answer questions from the audience, and participate in autograph signings and exclusive photo opportunities. Additionally, GRAMMY® Award-winning artist Rick Springfield (Dr. Noah Drake) will return to the Graceland soundstage for a very special concert event.
“It’s very exciting to return to Memphis and Graceland and have the opportunity to connect with our fans after two years,” shared Frank Valentini, “General Hospital” executive producer.
Various levels of packages are available for immediate purchase. For more information and details, please visit Graceland.com/GeneralHospital or call 800-238-2000.
* Actors subject to change.
About Graceland and Elvis Presley Enterprises, Inc.
Elvis Presley’s Graceland, in Memphis, is music’s most important and beloved landmark, with hundreds of thousands of fans from around the world visiting the historic home each year. Elvis Presley Enterprises, Inc. (EPE) manages the operations of Graceland and its related properties, including Elvis Presley’s Memphis, Graceland’s entertainment and exhibition complex over 200,000 square feet in size; the new 80,000 square feet Graceland Exhibition Center featuring rotating exhibits; the AAA Four Diamond Guest House at Graceland 450-room resort hotel; and the Graceland Archives, featuring thousands of artifacts from Elvis’ home and career. EPE also produces and licenses Elvis-themed live events, tours, and attractions worldwide. Graceland Holdings LLC and Elvis Presley Enterprises, Inc. led by managing partner Joel Weinshanker, is the majority owner of EPE. Graceland is the only attraction worldwide to ever receive nine USA Today 10Best Readers’ Choice Awards including “Best Holiday Historic Home Tour,” “Best Tennessee Attraction and Iconic Landmark,” “Best Musical Attraction,” “Best Historic Southern Attraction,” and the #1 “Iconic American Attraction.” The TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Awards named Graceland the most popular attraction in Tennessee and one of the top 25 landmarks in the world and Rolling Stone named it one of 10 Great American Music Landmarks. For more information on EPE and Graceland, visit www.graceland.com.
About “General Hospital”
The ABC-Television Network’s Emmy® Award-Winning daytime drama, “General Hospital,” is both the longest-running American soap opera currently in production and the longest-running scripted television dram currently in production. Now in its 59th year, the show will celebrate its 60th anniversary on April 1, 2023. “General Hospital” has won the prestigious Emmy Award for Outstanding Daytime Dram a record 15 times. “General Hospital” was created by Frank and Doris Hursley. Frank Valentini is the executive producer.
“General Hospital” airs weekdays on ABC.
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