The 104.9 the River Contests and Events page is your go-to resource for fun family outings and contests for your whole crew. This is your hub for local concerts with your favorite River artists, upcoming family friendly events, and fun contests. Whether you’re figuring out what to do this weekend or making plans for the coming months, check back often as we keep adding new and exciting events!
  • 40 Day Challenge

    This could help you make and keep your New Year’s resolutions. Take 104.9 the River’s 40 Day Challenge by listening exclusively to the River for the first 40 days after …

  • Kroger Prep+Pared Meal Kits

    Kroger wants to help make family meal time a breeze with their brand new, convenient, and easy Prep+Pared Meal Kits. These easy-to-follow recipes are fully measured and prepped for …

  • 104.9 the River & Reynoldsburg Family Dental’s Christmas Gifts

      For most of us, there really isn’t a gift that we truly NEED this Christmas. But for others, the simplest gift could make all the difference. Tell us about …

  • Michael W. Smith & Amy Grant Christmas Tour

    Michael W. Smith and Amy Grant’s Christmas tour, featuring The Voice winner, Jordan Smith, is coming to Nationwide Arena on Friday, December 15th at 7:30PM! Buy Tickets   Once …

  • Winter Jam 2018

    WARNING: PLEASE NOTE TICKET PRICE IS NOW $15!!! Winter Jam 2018 is coming to the Schottenstein Center on Saturday, January 20th. See artists like Skillet, Kari Jobe, Jordan Feliz, …

  • 104.9 the River and Schoedinger’s The Extra Mile

    The Extra Mile is about recognizing and rewarding amazing people who are doing amazing things for our community or for others… something that is very important to both 104.9 …

  • MercyMe in Concert

      Mercy Me, on the heels of their new album “Lifer” are coming to Columbus at the Nationwide Arena on Saturday, February 17. Tickets are on sale NOW. It started …

For more information on eligibility and the contesting process, check out the River General Contest Rules.