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Join WGRD For The Angels’ Party Bus Trip

On Thursday, July 25th join Shaffee and WGRD at Angels Gentleman's Club in Kalamazoo for a night of fun!  Take a ride with WGRD and several of the sexy ladies from Angels with party bus transportation from Grand Rapids.  A seat on board gets you the VIP treatment from Angels, transportation to and from Grand Rapids, BYOB for the ride down, and get in for free for the return of (“Foxy Boxing”) Must be 21 or older.  

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Whitecaps Tickets Going for Only $5 for July 4th and 5th Games

Reserved seat tickets for the West Michigan Whitecaps’ July 4th holiday week games will be offered for a very special $5 price for one day only.

Tuesday, July 2nd, fans can purchase tickets to the Thursday, July 4th and Friday, July 5th games for the special price of $5, more than half off the regular $10.50 price. There is a limit of eight tickets per person for this special.

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King of the Wing
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Brann’s Steakhouse and McDuff’s Bar and Grille Rule Supreme at King of the Wing

Wing experts in Grand Rapids gathered at John Ball Park last Saturday (May 18) and sampled from some of the best West Michigan had to offer. There were plenty of cooked poultry and Leinenkugel's Summer Shandy to be consumed. Check out our photo gallery below.

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King Of The Wing — Shaffee Tries Wings From Brann’s Steakhouse and Sports Grille

97.9 WGRD and Leinenkugel’s Summer Shandy present King of the Wing, Saturday, May 18th at John Ball Park beginning at 1pm. Sample wings from local restaurants and bars and then vote for the one you think deserves the crown!  Click here for more info.

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How To Properly Eat A Chicken Wing Because You’re Doing It Wrong

Eating a chicken wing seems simple enough, right?  Grab the chicken wing, bite the chicken wing, tear the flesh and meat from the bone, chew it, swallow, repeat... Wrong!  Sure, maybe that's how you eat a drumstick, but if you eat the wing like that... You, sir, are a savage!  Or just hungry.  Whatever's clever.

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King Of The Wing — Shaffee Tries Wings From Crooked Goose

97.9 WGRD and Leinenkugel’s Summer Shandy present King of the Wing, Saturday, May 18th at John Ball Park beginning at 1pm. Sample wings from local restaurants and bars and then vote for the one you think deserves the crown!  Click here for more info.

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See Jackie In Circle Theatre’s ‘Hit’s Of The 80′s’

I LOVE THE 80's! I also love music and theatre so this is pretty much awesome for me. I recently auditioned for Grand Rapids Circle Theatre's Summer Concert Series, "Hits Of The 80's" and got cast among 12 of the most talented singers in the Grand Rapids area (I am not one of those... I think they like my spunk ;) )

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Want To Get The Word Out About Your Event? — Submit It To WGRD.com!

Did you know we have an events calendar on WGRD.com?  Did you know that you can submit your own local community events?

You can submit local events and if the event fits our stations format, we will post it in our events calendar.  It's an excellent way to get the word out about your event without spending any money!

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Grand Rapids Harley-Davidson Daytona Block Party This Weekend — Meet Erik Estrada

Grand Rapids Harley-Davidson is throwing a massive 2 Day Block Party to celebrate the 72nd anniversary of Daytona Bike Week.  The party is all day Friday, March 8th and Saturday, March 9th.  On Saturday, meet Erik 'Ponch' Estrada and listen to live music from The Outer Vibe.  Both days, the party will feature free food and drinks, prizes all weekend long, huge discounts on motor cycle clothing, and tons of pre-owned bikes at special pricing.  

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Channel 957′s Dessert Wars Is Today, February 21st!

Our long awaited battle of the batter, culinary conflict, super sweet skirmish...  OK, enough of that...  Dessert Wars is today at the Imperial Ballroom at the Amway Grand Plaza from 6pm to 8pm!  Come join the Channel 957 staff and sample desserts from a dozen local restaurants and bakeries.

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Cardboard Sled Derby Official Rules

Cardboard Sled Derby

Saturday, March 9th, 2013 at Cannonsburg

6800 Cannonsburg Road, Belmont, MI

Sponsored by Miller Lite

Registration and Race Times:

  • Registration begins at 2:30pm
  • Judging of sleds begins at 3pm
  • Races begin at 4pm

Rules and Regulations:

  • You may only use cardboard, tape or paint to build your sled
  • Your sled must pass inspection in order to be allowed on the hill
  • Your sled must be free of sharp edges, pointy objects, or any other feature that may be deemed dangerous.
  • You may not use tar based substances, epoxy glue, fiberglass resin, glues that harden into solids,
  • You may not use screws or any sort of mechanical fasteners, nails, staples
  • Only seams and joints may be taped, not the entire sled
  • Your sled may not be wrapped in plastic, tape, shrink wrap or anything else
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Join Me For Rocktagon Throwdown!

When I first started hosting the nightly, Rocktagon, I had always thought how cool it would be to have a LIVE in your face local battle of the bands.  Well my wish has come true!

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