DescriptionShow Time: 7:30pm
Adam Fitzpatrick has been paying his tribute to Elvis Presley since 2008 when he entered his first Elvis competition in his home town of Penticton at the Pacific Northwest Elvis Festival. Adam was an Elvis fan for about 4 years before he was dared by a friend to join the competition as he spectated and cheered on friend Joe Kelso who became a mentor to Adam as he began his Elvis Career. Adam went on to win the Amateur Title that first competition he joined in 2008 in his Hometown. As the next few years went on Adam worked on his tribute to Elvis and was rewarded his first professional title in 2012 in Pala, California. Adam went on to win Several Professional competitions including the 2013 Penticton Pacific Northwest Elvis Fest, 2014 Europe's Tribute to Elvis, 2014 Las Vegas Elvis Festival as well as Las Vegas Festivals Peoples Choice Award. Adam's Greatest achievement is placing First Runner Up in the World's Ultimate Elvis Competition in Memphis, TN in which the winners from all the competitions that year join to compete for the Ultimate Elvis Title.
This event is co-sponsored by Creekside Theatre and George Elliot Secondary School principal, Kathy Weninger, as a fundraiser for the Central Okanagan Hospice Association, specifically for the "Swinging With The Stars" campaign, a dance competition that models television’s "Dancing With The Stars". Kathy Weninger, with a little help from some of her students, will be competing as one of the dancers at the Central Okanagan Hospice Association's gala event on February 23, 2019. In addition to the wonderful entertainment provided by Elvis impersonator, Adam Fitzpatrick, there will be a silent auction with a large variety of items available to bid on, with all proceeds going directly to the Central Okanagan Hospice Association.