Finalists announced for this year’s Odessa’s Got Talent

The finalist for this year’s Odessa’s Got Talent have been announced.

The live competition will be held at 7:30 p.m. June 17 at the Ector Theatre.

The contestants will be competing for $9,000 worth of prizes including the coveted People’s Choice Award, which is awarded to the contestant with the most votes on

The event is a fundraiser for the Permian Basin Mission Center which provides emergency food, help with rent and utilities and clothing to community members in crisis.

This year’s finalists in the youth category are: Isaac Gonzalez,  Suit and Tie, Ally Bee, Austen Contreras, Mason Simmons and Ballet Folkloric Yolia.

The contestants in the adult category are: Arianna Franco, Landry Wells, Chet John son, Emilie Bell, Kayla Dos Santos, The Texicans Band, Faith Bernabe, Kai and Dad Duo, Ashley Jenkins and Never 2 Young.

For more information about Odessa’s Got Talent and for tickets, go to