The 2014 Country Showdown invites musicians from all over the country to share their talents for a chance to win a grand prize of $100,000 at the televised final. They are able to gain experience, recognition, and popularity as they advance to different rounds of the competition from coast to coast. On Saturday July 19, Santa Clarita held a round of the 33rd showdown, hosted by KHTS, where Santa Clarita musicians displayed their talents to the audience of the Concerts at the Park. To read more about the 2014 Country Showdown click here
In an effort to foster unity among students across the Santa Clarita Valley, Yes I Can nonprofit hosted their 11th annual Summer Meltdown Autism Awareness and Social Inclusion Concert, Saturday, at the Santa Clarita Skate Park on Centre Pointe Parkway. Yes I Can is an organization started by the William S. Hart Union High School District in 1999 to reach out to at-risk, socially marginalized and disabled students, especially those with Autism.
The 10th anniversary of the annual Sheriff's Toy Drive held at AutoNation Valencia - Chevrolet was held on December 4th, 2013. Eight school choirs performed at the event including Santa Clarita Children's Choir, Rio Vista Elementary, Fenton Charter School, Fair Oaks Elementary/Golden Oak Elementary, SCVi Charter School, Monticello Preparatory School, Mitchell Elementary, and Learn Beyond The Book. Parents and spectators joined us and even Santa stopped by! Toys may still be droped off until December 21st at Autonation Chevrolet, the Santa Clarita Sheriff Station, our KHTS Radio kiosk at the Westfield Valencia Town Center or at our KHTS studios. All toys are for families in need in Santa Clarita.
Santa Clarita Valley veterans housing project celebrated a groundbreaking Saturday, a timely event for Veteran’s Day weekend, as the country and community celebrate the contributions and sacrifices from members of the armed forces.
Halloween at the Castle, Real Life Church’s third annual Halloween event, sponsored by KHTS AM-1220, was held on Saturday from 3 to 8 p.m. at their Valencia campus.
Approximately 12,000 to 13,000 Santa Clarita families enjoyed activities for all ages, including live entertainment and plenty of candy.
Set in a Medieval Castle, guests enjoyed jesters, jugglers and stilt walkers and engaged in tests of artistry, skill and bravery. Spectators enjoyed professional jousting and aeriel acts. This free event was put on courtesy of Real Life Church as a safe and fun way to celebrate Halloween.