First place is $500, lets see what you got.

The 33rd Annual Texas State Forest Festival is coming September 20th - 24th, and on Saturday the 23rd we need you. More specifically your skill, whatever that may be, should be seen.

Get yourself on video, doing your thing. Upload a video of that talent to YouTube and then fill out the entry form that can be found here. Just scroll to the bottom of the page and fill it out by Tuesday, September 12th. Finalist will be selected by our judges. Then they will be contacted by September 17th. Then perform at the 33rd Annual Texas State Forest Festival on Saturday, September 23rd at 7:00 p.m.

So if you are available to do that, and want to win $500 then lets see what you got. Even Second and Third place will land you in the cash. This open to all acts of all ages. East Texas Got Talent is searching for all our local stars. Singers, dancers, comedians, contortionists, impressionists, jugglers, magicians, ventriloquists or any other talent.

East Texas Got Talent will be an entertaining show fun for the whole family. I (Dan Patrick) will be there hosting the event, and it is always very interesting. So while you are at the for all the food and rides, stop in and see what it's all about at 7pm Saturday inside the Expo.

Direct your questions to the Texas Forest Festival Website.  The is event is put on by the Lufkin/Angelina County Chamber of Commerce.  (936) 634-6644.