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!
  • Hurricane Michael Relief Drive

    YOU can help Hurricane Michael victims as 104.9 the River teams up with 10TV, the Dream Center, and YOU to collect much-needed relief items. The River will be at the …

  • Westerville Rotary Honors Veterans 5K

    Come be a part of a family-friendly event for all ages that helps to support our veterans. The 8th-annual Rotary Honors Veterans 5k Run/Walk is happening on Saturday, November 3rd. …

  • Selah Live in Concert

    It’s Selah live in concert, Friday, October 26th at Grace Mennonite Church in Berlin. Doors open at 6:00 p.m. All the proceeds of the concert will go to 58:12 Rescue …

  • 104.9 the River and Der Dutchman’s Pep Rally Tour

    You’ll be the office MVP when a pep rally breaks out at your workplace! 104.9 the River & Der Dutchman’s Pep Rally Tour will visit seven offices this college …

  • Live2Lead Simulcast

    Live2Lead is a leader development experience designed to equip you with new perspectives, practical tools, and key takeaways. You’ll breathe new life into your leadership during this information-packed half-day event. …

  • 104.9 the River and Schoedinger’s The Extra Mile

    Kelli gives her spare time volunteering at a local cancer hospital, giving all she has to create smiles. Scott is a high-school principal who collected Christmas Gifts for students …

  • Newsboys United Tour

    The Newsboys are reuniting with former bandmates Peter Furler and Phil Joel for the Newsboys United Tour! Sing along with hits like “God’s Not Dead,” “We Believe,” “Shine,” and “Entertaining …

  • 104.9 the River’s Football Fridays presented by Central Ohio FCA

    Get ready for 104.9 the River’s Football Fridays, presented by Central Ohio FCA, kicking off Friday, August 24th. We have 10 stops scheduled at high school football games all …

  • The Rivalry Podcast

    Football fans… Maybe you are one. Maybe you know one. Either way, say hello to The Rivalry Podcast, the River’s first-ever podcast! Here are two ways it’s different than the …

  • Born to Be Brave Tour

    Every boy needs a man to look up to. So whether you are a father or father figure, grab your son and join us for a night of adventure, …

  • 104.9 the River’s Fall Frenzy

    This fall, 104.9 the River is stopping by Fall Festivals and Trunk-or-Treats all over the city. We’ll bring music, prizes, and some will even get a visit from River …

  • TobyMac Hits Deep Tour

    TobyMac is coming to Columbus, and he’s not coming alone! See Jeremy Camp, Jordan Feliz, Ryan Stevenson, We Are Messengers, and Aaron Cole too! That’s right: 6 River Artists, …

  • Michael Jr’s “The More Than Funny” Tour

    Hilarious comedian Micheal Jr.’s “The More Than Funny Tour” is coming to Grove City Church of the Nazarene on November 9th! No matter where you experience this man’s humor, …

  • for KING & COUNTRY Christmas

    “for KING & COUNTRY Christmas ” is coming to the Schottenstein Center on December 8th for an unforgettable Christmas concert. Joined by special guest Zach Williams, for KING & …

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