Thursday, 31 July 2008
Seven acts ranging from solo and duet singers to dance troupes will entertain the crowd in the final round of “Tulsa Talents” competition Tuesday at the final Neighborfest of the 2008 season.
Mayor Kathy Taylor and the Tulsa City Council welcome all Tulsans to the final Citywide Neighborfest at Veteran’s Park, 1875 S. Boulder Ave., from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday to meet neighbors and friends and their elected city officials.
The Tulsa Talents competition, hosted by noted Tulsa musician and former NBA, University of Oklahoma and Olympic basketball standout Wayman Tisdale, drew performers of many kinds to compete at the first eight Neighborfests this summer.
Judges at each event rated the acts and the top acts are invited back to perform at the final Veterans Park
Neighborfest where the winner will receive $500 donated by Borden Dairy, one of the Neighborfest sponsors.
Borden donated ice cream and the local Pepsi bottling franchise donated soft drinks and bottled water which are given free at each event.
The qualifiers who are invited to perform at the final Tulsa Talents show, and the Neighborfest where each performed and qualified, include:
Anna Massey, Whiteside Park
Ashley Morecraft, Whiteside Park
Brittany and Tiffany Wright, Clark Park
Fearless Force (dancers), Lacy Park
Jackob Mitchell, Lacy Park
Pocket Player “Thriller” Dancers, Lacy Park
Zachery Taylor, Clark Park
The Veterans Park event is also Back to School Night at Neighborfest and there will be inflatable play equipment and other activities for young Tulsans as well as their parents.
All Tulsans are invited and wecome to attend.
Last Updated ( Thursday, 31 July 2008 )