The Kids Matter event will be held on Wednesday, November 8, 2017 at the Stephens Performing Arts Center in Pocatello.

Social hour will begin at 5:30 p.m. with appetizers and a live DJ followed by the awards ceremony from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Beatboxer Parker Kane will be the keynote speaker. The nominees, their parents and siblings get free admission and others such as grandparents, aunts, uncles etc. a ticket is just $5. Click here to buy tickets.

Parker Kane is a Pocatello native who loves to beatbox. He starred in a McDonalds commercial in which he creates music with a straw, cup and of course his own voice. The video quickly went viral.

“I am always up for new projects and people to work with, so If you’re interested in collaborating with me … please email and I’ll get back with you for sure!” reads Parker’s bio on his YouTube page.