Friday, 14th September 16hrs – Sunday 16th September 18hrs.
The Venue: At the ‘Base Nautique’ Park in the pretty and quaint village of FONTET situated along the picturesque canal of the famous Garonne River, approximately 45mins. East of Bordeaux in South West France. The venue includes a swimming lake, toilets, showers plus a clubhouse with covered area.
FONTET is accessible
BY AIR: Bordeaux Airport – Follow signs to South/Agen, pick up Motorway to Langon/ La Reole, come off Toll at La Reole, follow Sign post to FONTET
Bergerac Airport – Follow signs to Bordeaux… Passing through Eymet… Duras.. Monsegur …La Reole. Make for the Bridge over the River, turn left take route to main road, follow sign post to FONTET ‘The Base Nautique’
BY RAIL: Marmande Station, Libourne (station before Bordeaux, easier access) & Bordeaux Station. Please make for La Reole Station please call 0033( 0)670708554 for possible collection.
ROAD: Paris – Chartres – Tours – Angouleme –Bordeaux -La Reole – Fontet. (Base Nautique de Fontet 33190)
CAR HIRE.. Fans who book before end 15th June will receive 25% off their car hire cost to attend the event. All they will need to do is log on to www.affordablecarhire.com
and enter in the promo code ELVIS and the discount will be applied.
NOTE: Due to the situation of the canal, basin and swimming lake the venue is not suitable for children.
A fantastic fun week-end of LIVE ELVIS MUSIC is on offer to all Elvis Presley Fans throughout Europe, Ireland, UK and any other Country that wishes to take part, with fabulous groups playing favourite Elvis Presley numbers from Country & Western to Rock & Roll, R & B, to Gospel and direct from his performance in August, at ‘Graceland’, personally asked by the EPE during Elvis Week in Memphis for this year’s very special 35th Anniversary, will be Ricky Norton presenting his fantastic ‘Like Elvis in Las Vegas’ show.
Not only have we organised live music, but a Disco with Elvis Music and a selection of Videos which will run throughout the week-end, plus a favourite Elvis Movie that will be shown at midnight. There will also be some special guests who knew Elvis well and will give some inside information into his short, but fascinating life. These special guests will also be available to spend time with the fans accepting questions and answers
American Classic Cars 50‘s & 60’s We are also inviting owners to take part in exhibiting their fabulous Classic Cars of the Elvis era at our Exhibition
Further details can be found on-line. www.elvismyhappiness.com
To Wine & Dine all you fabulous Elvis Fans there will be available Continental Breakfast, Hog Roasts, BBQ’s & Pizza’s, Crepes, Ice Creams and possibly Elvis favourite bar-b-q (not fried) ‘Peanut Butter & Banana Sandwiches Plus Mississippi Mud Pies and Carrot Cakes
Special ENTRY Packs are available for this fantastic week-end which includes Special T-Shirt, Key-ring, Fridge Magnet, Postcard, wrist-band for entry into the Park and a list of Accommodation in the area available. These packs need to be pre-ordered before 31st May, 2012 as there is a limited number that can be accommodated in the Park. These ENTRY packs are your entry into the Event and can only be purchase on line. www.elvismyhappiness.com
Please remember when booking on-line to download the relevant forms, complete and e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org Any problems please call Laraine ……from UK 08442323399 …… International 00.33.556616856
Special Entry Packs will not be available to purchase at the event
Traders are invited to buy and sell Elvis Merchandise or Swap/Exchange Elvis Memorabilia. Traders need to pre- reserved on- line before the 31st May, 2012, as there is a limited amount of space available. Further details on. www.elvismyhappiness.com
Camping & Camping Vans Fans need to reserve on-line if they wish to be on site. There is limited space of 25 Camping Cars with electricity & water, plus 100 spaces independent. Further detail on. www.elvismyhappiness.com
Supported by the Official ‘Elvis My Happiness’ Paris Fan Club. www.elvismyhappiness.com
Supported by the Official Elvis Presley Fan Club Bristol & South West Counties
For more information log on to www.elvismyhappiness.com (you have to open an account) to access special entry packs.