Winter Jam Has Record-Setting Attendance In Opening Weekend
January 12, 2012 at 10:33 AM (PT)
WINTER JAM 2012 TOUR SPECTACULAR had its largest three-day opening attendance in its 17-year history this past weekend. The tour kicked off in CHARLESTON, WV, and continued on to CHARLOTTE and RALEIGH, NC to a combined total audience of 32,000 people.
“It was our best launch weekend of any WINTER JAM to date,” said NEWSONG’s EDDIE CARSWELL. “Attendance has been amazing so far and God’s doing a great work on this tour. It continues to be a thrill to do this each year and we appreciate the incredible artists who help make the tour an unforgettable experience of great music and powerful ministry in every city. We’re excited to see what’s going to happen over the next 44 nights.”
This year's tour features host NEWSONG and headliners SKILLET as well as SANCTUS REAL, PETER FURLER, KARI JOBE, BUILDING 429, GROUP 1 CREW, illusionist BROCK GILL and speaker NICK HALL. The ONEVERSE PRE-JAM PARTY includes DARA MACLEAN, FOR KING & COUNTRY and WE AS HUMAN.
A complete list of WINTER JAM tour dates can be found at www.jamtour.com.