Shaquille O’Neal coming to Wichita with Storytime Village

Shaquille O'Neal
Shaquille O'Neal(Josh Auzenne | WAFB)
Updated: Aug. 1, 2022 at 10:59 AM CDT
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WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) - Storytime Village, Inc. announced the appearance Monday of basketball Hall of Famer and cultural icon Shaquille O’Neal, one of the world’s most prominent athletes. O’Neal’s appearance will be on Sept. 10 at Hoops 4 Literacy, a charity basketball game to support early literacy for Kansas children.

Shaquille O’Neal, commonly known as “Shaq,” is considered one of the most dominant basketball players in the history of the NBA. At 7-feet-1, Oneal’s larger-than-life personality and powerful athleticism have resulted in worldwide admiration and one of the most passionate fan bases in sports and entertainment.

Hoops 4 Literacy is the finale of a three-day Kansas Literacy Festival from September 8th-10th. O’Neal will attend the event to promote literacy to children and meet community members.

Tickets to the event are on sale now. They range from $28 for students and teachers, $50 for general admission, $83 for courtside seating to $166 for a special meet and greet which is be limited to 100 people.

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