WIUX is celebrating 50 years with a full week of activities and fundraisers.
Activities run Oct. 9-13 and include food, concerts and a chance to “rent” a WIUX director. See the full list of events below, or go to the WIUX Facebook page to learn more.
Monday, Oct. 9: Rent-a-Director
- Where: WIUX studio in Franklin Hall
- Make a bid on the station’s Facebook page to do fun activities with WIUX directors.
- Rentals available through Friday.
Tuesday, Oct. 10: Dine & Donate
- Where: Mother Bear’s Pizza
- Support WIUX by eating at Mother Bear’s. Bring the WIUX flier posted at the station in Franklin Hall and on Facebook.
Wednesday, Oct. 11 through Thursday, Oct. 12: 24-Hour Pledge-a-Thon
- Listen to special content on 99.1 FM from noon Wednesday to noon Thursday.
Wednesday, Oct. 11: Open Mic Comedy Night
- Where: 714 E. 9th St.
- When: 7-9:30 p.m.
- Night includes Baked!, pizza, comedians, musicians and more. Attendees are welcome to perform.
- Admission is $5.
Friday, Oct. 13: Pledge Drive Show
- Where: The Bishop, 123 S. Walnut St.
- When: Doors open at 8 p.m., show begins at 9 p.m.
- Show features Omar Apollo and Andrew Paul Davis.
- Ages 18+
- Presale tickets are $7 and available at the WIUX studio in Franklin Hall.
- Tickets are $10 day-of-show.