Friday, 29 April 2016
Login |  Register 
 
Find Products or Services in your local community
Friday
Low  37°
High 49°
Saturday
Low  37°
High 61°
Sunday
Low  40°
High 55°
Monday
Low  38°
High 57°
Tuesday
Low  44°
High 63°
Wednesday
Low  43°
High 69°
Thursday
Low  51°
High 79°
Current Temperature in Liberal KS is 46°  
KSCB Radio News US National Business Health & Science Political World Sports Top NPR Headlines Sports National Headlines
Proceeds From Mike Walker Concert To Help With Panhandle Exposition Costs
08/03/2010

Billed as the grand finale of the 93rd Annual Panhandle Exposition, Mike Walker and Friends, the world’s greatest singing impressionist, on Saturday, Aug. 14, at 7:30 p.m. at the Guymon High School Auditorium is a fund raiser to help with costs of putting on the fair.

“Proceeds from ticket sales will go to help the Panhandle Exposition and is a community effort with support from the presenting sponsors, Epic PCS, Epic Touch, and attendance sponsors, Tri-County Electric and Mosaic of Liberal, Kan. As an attendance sponsor, Tri-County is giving tickets to any residents of Dunaway Manor who elect to attend the concert. Mosaic is presenting tickets to people in the Liberal area that it provides services to,” said Mike Shannon, community development director for Epic Touch and Epic PCS.

Mike Walker and Friends is a hit Branson show that will appeal to all ages, according to entertainment critics.

“The title refers to the more than 200 voices Mike Walker has perfected during his distinguished career. Or course, he cannot fit but about 50 of those voices into the two-hour show he plans to do in Guymon,” said Linda Ward, marketing and advertising director for Epic PCS and Epic Touch.

Walker uses his five-octave range voice to portray performers such as Aaron Neville, Bon Jovi, Conway Twitty, Elvis Presley from the ‘50s, ‘60s and ‘70s, Frankie Vallie, Freddy Fender, George Jones, Guns N’ Roses, James Brown, Johnny Cash, Journey, Louis Armstrong, Marty Robbins, Michael Bolton, Michael Jackson, Neil Diamond, Ray Charles, Roy Orbison, Sam Cooke, Stevie Wonder, The Marcells, The Platters, The Righteous Brothers, The Temptations and Willie Nelson and characters such as Foghorn Leghorn, Fred Flintstone, George Bush, Kermit the Frog, Larry the Cable Guy, Richard Nixon, Ronald Reagan and Bill Clinton.

“Everyone will just have to come to the concert to see what ‘friends’ get to be on stage with Mike Walker,” Ward said.

Open seating tickets are available at all three Epic PCS locations: Guymon Northridge Center, Liberal Coronado Plaza and downtown Elkhart, at KGYN Studios, 2300 North Lelia St. in Guymon and the Guymon Chamber of Commerce, 711 E. Highway 3. Cost is $10 for adults and $5 for children ages 5 to 13. For more information call 580-206-5050.

-30-

© Copyright KSCB News
You will need to be logged in to leave a comment.
Please Login

characters left

The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited.
Click here to review our Terms of Use.



MOST VIEWED STORIES
Update: Body Found; KBI Searching For Missing Grant County Man
Dam Breached at Arkalon Park
Update: Arrests Made In Shooting at DCCC College
Woman Killed In Stanton County Crash
Man on Motorcycle Injured in Meade County Crash
Estrada slated to speak at SCCC Commencement
Liberal Police Dept. Participates in National Prescription Drug Take Back Initiative
Bridge Replacement North of Meade Delayed 1 Month
Coffee House to Feature Poetry, Live Music, Free Food, Drawings for Prizes
Redskins Win Campus Invitational
Click Here For All Stories

LATEST STORIES
Grant County Accident Injures Hugoton Man
Saints Pound Out 18 Hits in Mid Week Win
Unlikely Hero Collects KJCCC Pitcher of the Week Award
Redskins Weather Red Demons for WAC Win
Toby Wynn Announces Summer Camp Dates
Update: Arrests Made In Shooting at DCCC College
Estrada slated to speak at SCCC Commencement
Liberal’s Farmers Market to open Saturday, May 7
US-160 road work in Stanton and Grant Counties ready to start
City Commission Meets, Approves Funding Incentive For Convention Center
Click Here For All Stories
Click Here for KSCB Talk Radio 1270 am
Click Here for B107.5
Click Here for The Legend 102.7
click Here for ozzBlog
Click Here for the Emergency Alert Hanbook

©2016 Seward County Broadcasting Company, Inc.
1410 N. Western Ave. Liberal, KS 67901

Emergency Alert System | EEO Public Report Form | The Public and Broadcasting

Powered by Radio Media Group