Celebrate Elvis’s b-day next week

The King would’ve turned 77 this Sunday, Jan. 8. That’s the day sign-ups begin for the annual Elvis look-alike contests at El Ranchito.

This year, there are two contests: at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 11 and 18. It costs $5 to enter the contests, and there is a $3 cover to watch the performances. One overall winner will receive a $500 prize.

El Ranchito started celebrating Elvis’s birthday in 2003. General manager Juan Sanchez is an Elvis impersonator, who started doing Elvis impressions when he was 14.


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  • Anonymous

    We changed it; thanks, RobbieC.

  • RobbieC

    I believe that should read tne 11th and the 18th