'Amethodist' Idol Contest and dinner is Saturday

CLEARLAKE OAKS – The first Amethodist Idol Talent Search and All-American Cookout takes place on Saturday, July 5 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. pm at the Clearlake Oaks Community United Methodist Church on the Plaza in The Oaks.

What could be more American for a traditional July 4 barbecue than hot dogs and apple pie? The cookout will follow a star-packed show featuring Elvis, Johnny Cash, Dean Martin, Patsy Cline, Elton John and many more, all to benefit the Thornton-Canady Community Center and the Li’l Acorns Preschool.

You be the judge! Winners for fan favorite, best new artist, best costume and lifetime achievement award to be chosen by number of $1 audience votes collected for each contestant.

Advance tickets are only $15 each for this musical comedy directed by Kim Young and meal by Mike Beck and Co. For tickets call 350-3590.