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Celebrate Elvis Week at Carson Valley Inn

Staff Reports

Elvis Presley would have been 76 on Jan. 8, 2011, and the Carson Valley Inn marks the anniversary of his birth with the Elvis Week celebration continuing through Saturday.

Highlights include Elvis impersonators in the casino and Cabaret Lounge, and some of Elvis’ favorite food served as specials in Katie’s all week.

Elvis impersonators Rob Ely and Brian Andrews will be strolling through the casino during the day and entertaining evenings in the Cabaret Lounge. Ely appears Wednesday through Friday, while Andrews appears Friday and Saturday this week.

Elvis birthday cakes will be served with champagne, noon to 2 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. Saturday, in the casino.

Some of Elvis’ food favorites such as biscuits in white sausage gravy, fried peanut butter and banana sandwiches on white bread with bacon, cornmeal-battered fried catfish with cole slaw and tomatoes, banana pudding with vanilla wafer cookies are featured as specials in Katie’s restaurant, 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. during Elvis Week.

The Carson Valley Inn is located on Highway 395 in Minden. Information, http://www.carsonvalleyinn.com