Come and help Radio Tierra and the mayors of Bingen, White Salmon and Hood River celebrate our country’s diverse talents and patriotism at a live broadcast of the Mayors’ Independence Eve Celebration, Sunday, July 3, 7:00 to 9:00 pm, at the Bingen Theater, 210 Oak Street in Bingen. As a special feature of this year’s party, we will honor the memory of Gorge native and 2016 Presidential Medal of Freedom recipient, Min Yasui.
Radio Tierra’s live broadcast will include the music of Mariachi Los Temerosos De Juan Antonio, Maren Euwer, Weiler & Tindall, Tim Mayer and the Riverside Gospel Choir, Midnight Gypsy, Harmony of the Gorge, Antifaz & Paul Blackburn; readings of poetry by Robert Service, Langston Hughes,
Woody Guthrie, and original poetry readings by White Salmon 4th graders; tongue twister contest with Kirby Neumann-Rea; and a special appearance by Sam Hill.
Admission is free, with donations to the Mayors’ Independence Eve Scholarship Fund accepted at the door. The Fund will provide scholarships to students living in the Gorge.
“Join us for an evening of live radio entertainment with food and drinks offered by D’Lish Delivered,” says organizer Gary Young. “The entertainment is great for the whole family and a wonderful beginning to the Independence Day holiday.”
For more information on the Sunday, July 3 “Mayors’ Independence Eve Celebration,” contact Gary Young, 541-399-2157.