The Star crew was out for the 20th annual Cardboard Boat Regatta in Fox Lake. The builders, as always, came up with creative boats! We were giving away passes to Magic Waters while residents enjoyed the races on a fine Sunday!
Every year Cary Bank & Trust and its local partners grill out for the community as a “Thank you!” Free family fun with burgers and hot dogs, plus balloon art for the kids! We come out to broadcast live with tons of giveaways! This year: Magic Waters passes, Depeche Mode tix, and tix to see Michael Jackson tribute band “Who’s Bad”. Check for all their grill outs in the McHenry County area!
Tyler broadcasted live from the Sagebrook Community with Khovnanian Homes all afternoon from 3-7. One lucky listener walked away with John Mayer tickets and we gave away tickets for Blues Brews and BBQ. Khovnanian Homes do the hard part, you get the fun part! Customize features of your home to make it your own!
So much fun for a good cause! You’ve been helping us put a “Freeze on Hunger” with McDonald’s in our area : buying frozen treats helped stock the shelves at local food pantries across McHenry County and surrounding towns! Today was the final day at McDonald’s Crystal Lake & Algonquin, with chances to win Imagine Dragon concert tix and freebies for the whole family!
Another year Taking a Stand for Turning Point, the only domestic violence shelter for women and children in the local McHenry County area! Our 2-day radio-a-thon with all the Star jocks featured TP representatives, victims, and those in the community involved with the shelter. Day 2 we raised awareness and funds at Niko’s Redmill Tavern in Woodstock with Modern Day Romeos and an awesome raffle of Cubs tix, a bike, and much more!! We are looking forward to next year to be able to shine a spotlight on this life-changing organization once more. Hope to see you!
Family Night at BWW in Hoffman Estates is about the kids! $1.49 kid’s meal + coloring one of their endless pictures = a FREE scoop of icecream!!! Plus, Joe was out their playing games and chose one of these drawings to receive a $105 gift card to BWW for playing. Check out their location to play!
Star’s new Night Guy, Sully Fox emceed the annual Blast on the Beach party at Main Beach in Crystal Lake! Thanks to the CL Park District & Crystal Lake Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram, the whole family was able to come out and have some summer fun: games, treasure hunt, food trucks and live music, all for free too!
Joe and Tina were at the Twisted Rose in Algonquin giving away a trip to Lady Gaga in Vegas!
Tyler from afternoons was hanging out at Jiffy Lube in Vernon Hills for the Muscle Up! Campaign. The Muscular Dystrophy Association (MDA) helps kids and adults with ALS and other muscle diseases live longer and grow stronger. Stop in your nearest Jiffy Lube and make a small donation, and you will receive a savings book with more than $100 in coupon savings. Oh, and we also gave away John Mayer tickets as well. It was a great day for an even better organization.
McHenry County Fair is the place you want to be for great food, music, tons of fun, and to hangout with Joe and the Star team!