The 70th anniversary birthday celebration of WBEJ Radio rescheduled for August 6th.
The Elizabethton Parks and Recreation Department, Elizabethton Lions Club and WBEJ Radio are teaming up to present a wonderful night of family entertainment at the Covered Bridge Park. The event will take place on August 6, beginning at 7:00PM During the concert we will celebrate the 70th anniversary of WBEJ Radio as the station will be offering a chance to win a variety of great prizes for those in attendance.
Carson Peters begins the night as this nationally known talent will perform during our Covered Bridge Jams which begins at 7:00PM. Immediately following Carson Peters at 9:00PM the Elizabethton Lions Club will present Movie In The Park an outdoor movie event that promises to be a night to remember. "We are extremely excited about this community event, said Mike Mains Parks and Recreation Director. Having the support of the Elizabethton Lions Club has made this event possible and we greatly appreciate their membership for teaming up with us to make this event happen."
The Carson Peters concert and the Movie in The Park is free to the public and will give families a wonderful opportunity to enjoy a night together. Bring a lawn chair or blanket and enjoy some great concessions including pizza, popcorn and drinks to name a few. Proceeds received from concession sales will go towards community projects.
WBEJ Radio turns 70. Happy Birthday WBEJ!
WBEJ first went on the air Thursday, July 18, 1946.
Pictured here in its current location at 510 Broad Street, David Miller starts another broadcast day during the morning show which airs Monday - Friday 6 A.M. to 10 A.M. For 28 years folks have been waking up with David Miller here on WBEJ. To learn more about WBEJ CLICK HERE
Happy Birthday WBEJ Radio!