The most famous man in American Rock History who also has the most famous home: Graceland. Graceland is the Tennessee home of Elvis Aaron Presley and is one of America’s most visited private homes.
Sharing the distinction as one of the most visited private homes in America is Simon’s Vega’s home in Los Fresnos, Texas, which is also known as little Graceland. Simon has a personal tribute to his army buddy Elvis.
Simon Vega has filled his house with remembrances, memorabilia, records, and many unpublished personal photographs.
Simon’s Little Graceland is filled with personal memories and a tribute that only the heart of a friend can make. Highlights of Little Graceland museum include personal photographs, taken when the king was stationed in Germany.
A replica of the most famous gates in America marks the entrance to Simon’s home, just as the gates do in Elvis’ Memphis home. With an attic full of treasures, there is lots to see. Simon has also constructed a scale model of Elvis’ Tupelo, Mississippi home next to the Walk of God.
Every year, Simon Vega hosts the Elvis Festival in South Texas Rio Grande Valley area near the birthday of Elvis Presley. Little Graceland is the site of the annual Elvis Festival event.
Since 1993, Simon Vega has organized a day of music, food, and fun topped off with contests and a concert. They have an Elvis look a like contest and an all day affair with America's best Elvis tribute artists including, Danny Lee, Chad Roy, Rene Davis, Domingo Carvajal, Eddie Carson, Luis Salazar Jr., Henry Vasquez, Joe Marquez, Jorge Corona, and Bill Chrastil. Many come to enjoy the tribute to Elvis and his music.