Kauai has announced a tribute performance of Elvis Presley’s music, plus dinner and the chance to take home memorabilia and donated items at “Kauai Loves Elvis!,” a fundraising event on Jan. 18 from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. at theKauai Marriott Resort on Kalapaki Beach. Tickets are priced at $65 per person, with a select number of $85 VIP seats available.
The evening will feature a performance by Elvis Presley tribute artist Tim Welch, buffet dinner with prime rib, and a silent auction that includes Elvis Presley memorabilia and other items. Part of the proceeds raised will go to Kauai United Way.
It was 40 years ago this month when Elvis Presley staged his most famous concert performance, “Aloha from Hawaii,” on Jan. 14, 1973. The concert was broadcast live via satellite to TV viewers in more than 40 countries.