It's the most famous show in Portland's history and it never even happened. The King of Rock and Roll, Elvis Presley was supposed to play the Cumberland County Civic Center on this date in 1977. Tickets were 15 bucks, twice as much as any other band or artist was getting back then. But it was ELVIS. And the show was long sold out. Of course, Elvis died the day before at his home at Graceland.

We celebrated the King today on WBLM's workplace trivia. How well do you know your Elvis trivia?

Tue or False?

ELVIS NEVER PLAYED OUTSIDE OF NORTH AMERICA.

 

ELVIS ATE MEATLOAF, TOMATOES, AND MASHED POTATOES EVERY DAY FOR TWO YEARS.

 

ELVIS ONCE TIPPED HIS LIMO DRIVE WITH THE LIMO

Listen for the answers with Captain, Celeste and our awesome contestant and truck-drvin' man Mike:

 

Elvis DID make it to Maine once and it was in 1977... in May. Check out the video here:

 

 

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