WZZK Announces 'Downtown Throwdown' Artist Lineup
April 7, 2008 at 6:44 AM (PT)
COX RADIO Country WZZK/BIRMINGHAM, AL is hosting its annual DOWNTOWN THROWDOWN, presented by CRANEWORKS, BRYANT BANK and CHARTER TELEPHONE, on MAY 10th. SARA EVANS and BLAKE SHELTON will headline, and KELLIE PICKLER, BUCKY COVINGTON and WHISKEY FALLS will be the supporting acts. The event kicks off at 3p (CT) outside the BIRMINGHAM JEFFERSON CONVENTION COMPLEX (BJCC).
In addition to the five Country performers on the "COOKS PEST CONTROL STAGE," there will also be food vendors and a kid's play area. Tickets go on sale this SATURDAY (4/12) at 10a (CT) at all TICKETMASTER outlets and www.ticketmaster.com. For more info, visit www.wzzk.com.
In other WZZK news, the station was on hand at the WAL-MART FLW TOUR yesterday (4/6) to give away a fully-equipped 2008 RANGER 177 TR bass boat, won by CHRIS TIBEDEAU of LEEDS, AL. Fishing pro MICHAEL BENNETT took home the top prize of $125,000 at the FLW Fishing Tournament after catching 10 bass at SMITH LAKE weighing a total of 27 pounds, 8 ounces.