The first semi-annual Viny Fest will be held at VFW Post #577 December 14th. This event will bring hours of live music and entertainment, as well as over 100 yards of collectible vinyl. An ideal event for the vinyl enthusiast, Vinyl Fest also caters to music lovers in general. There will be a wide array of records for purchase and many special live musical acts throughout the two days.
Friday, December 13th
Friday night Vinyl Fest opens with music at the Centennial Lounge, upstairs from the main hall of the venue. Featuring Lizard Police and Lesbian Summer. Music will begin at 9:00 p.m. and end at 2:00 a.m. This night is a great chance for ticket holders and vendors alike to mingle and enjoy some great live music.
Saturday, December 14th
On Saturday, the record convention begins in the main hall at 12:00 p.m. Ticket holders will have a chance to peruse over 100 yards of collectible vinyl. Vinyl Fest provides a rare opportunity for seasoned collectors and those who are new to the vinyl medium to select from over thousands of records. There will also be live music throughout the day provided by Paul Benjamin, Jesse Aycock, Desi and Codi, Wink Burcham and DJ Sweet Baby Jaysus.
The record convention runs until 10:00 p.m. After the convention is over you can return once again to the Centennial Lounge for another great round of live music closing out the weekend, featuring the music of Tulsa’s own Guardant and And There Stand Empires.
Vinyl For VetsYou can also help support the veterans who visit and run VFW Post #577 by visiting the Vinyl for Vets section of the event. This booth will be filled with donated records, all of the proceeds will go to the VFW. This post is entirely run off of donations and receives no government funding, so support from the community is essential to the longevity of the post. Anyone can donate to this booth and Vinyl Fest will be accepting donations of records from now until the event. The donation is 100% tax deductible and all of the proceeds will go directly back to VFW Post #577. Anyone who would like to donate can drop of their records at Gunboat Park Military Surplus, located at 4624 East 11th Street, Tulsa, OK 74112.
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