Diasporian News Wed, 25 Jul 2007

NCOGA - Mother of all Picnics and Summer Concert

The National Council of Ghanaian Associations (NCOGA) presents another must attend "Mother of all picnics and Summer Concert" on August 4th, 2007 at Orange County Fair Grounds from 10AM to 6PM.

This year's picnic is being organized as part of a special Golden Jubilee celebration. The Council has once again decided to add flavor to the celebration by showcasing top Ghanaian artistes from Ghana and US as well as a special appearance by Van Vicker of "Beyonce" (Africa's Rising Film Star).

Additionally, there is going to be a program full of an eye pleasing, entertainment, exciting and fabulous activities for the entire family.

The major sponsors of this year's event are VIGO, Western Union, Royal Air Maroc, Money Gram, North American Airlines and Delta. Any artistes wishing to perform at the picnic should email our special hosts, Boogie Down Nima Productions at biggbash@yahoo.com or bdnent@gmail.com or any of the following NCOGA Executives: Mohammed Mardah - (917)349-2227; Patrick Gyan - (914)646-8375; Kwabena Manu (Pancho)- (914) 260-8100. For any other information, contact NCOGA hotline at 212-714-7706 or 917-349-2227 or www.ncoga.org.

Please make August 4th a day to get away and have fun to meet old friends you have not seen for a long time and network.!!

*This year's "Mother of All Picnics" in NEW YORK will be held at the * *ORANGE COUNTY FAIR GROUNDS at 100 CARPENTER AVENUE, MIDDLETOWN - NEW YORK - (SAME VENUE AS LAST YEAR}*

Source: NCOGA