Braidwood, Illinois: Nine-Foot-Tall Guitar-Playing Elvis

The King may never have played anywhere near Braidwood, but a larger-than-life hunk of burning love statue has a home there.

Polk-A-Dot Drive-In

Address:
N. Front St., Braidwood, IL
Directions:
Polk-A-Dot Drive-In. Downtown, on the southbound side of Route 66, at its intersection with Oak St.
Admission:
Free
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Nine-Foot-Tall Guitar-Playing Elvis

Nine-Foot-Tall Guitar-Playing Elvis

This big Elvis stands outside the Polk-a-Dot Drive-In on Route 66 in Braidwood, complete with guitar, TCB ring, peacock jumpsuit, and alluring bedroom eyes.

[Mike Gassmann, 10/30/2018]

Nine-Foot-Tall Guitar-Playing Elvis.

Nine-Foot-Tall Guitar-Playing Elvis

The nine-foot-tall guitar-playing Elvis that used to be in Newark, Illinois, is now in front of the Polk-A-Dot Drive-In in Braidwood, Illinois.

[Steve, 02/16/2017]

Feb. 2017: Photo added.

Elvis statue.

9-ft. Tall Guitar-Playing Elvis

9 foot tall Elvis playing guitar, complete with the white suit and sequined "Elvis" written on the Guitar.

[Deanna, 07/03/2009]

Nearby Offbeat Places

Superman and Phone BoothSuperman and Phone Booth, Braidwood, IL - < 1 mi.
Polk-a-Dot Drive InPolk-a-Dot Drive In, Braidwood, IL - < 1 mi.
Braidwood Zoo Animal SculpturesBraidwood Zoo Animal Sculptures, Braidwood, IL - < 1 mi.
In the region:
Al Capone's Grave, Hillside, IL - 44 mi.

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