Category Archives: Top Stories

Metallica performing drive-in concert in Muskegon

Good news, rock fans. Metallica will be airing at the Getty Drive-In on August 29 for their first concert of the year. Here’s more from WZZM: Tickets go on sale Aug. 14 at noon, according to Ticketmaster’s website. They cost $115 per vehicle, with up to six people allowed per vehicle. Presale begins on Aug. 12…MORE

Celebration Cinema Studio Park is Launching Fun New Outdoor Events

Exciting news for movie and music lovers!! Celebration Cinema (Studio Park) just launched Sunset Cinema! The Piazza will be showing movies on Wednesday nights. You’ll have your own section of the lawn in the Studio Park piazza, perfect for social distancing and enjoying good movies!  There are also kid friendly movie options that will be…MORE

97LAV & The Tony Gates Morning Show present the 25th annual Yackers and Hackers

Classic Rock 97 LAV & The Tony Gates Morning Show present the 25th annual Yackers and Hackers—-UNCLE BUCK MEMORIAL GOLF OUTING The Golf Outing will take place at North Kent Golf Course in Rockford, SUNDAY, August 16th with a 9am shotgun start.  Get your foursome in today for just $300 ($75 per person) with proceeds…MORE

2020 Allegan County Fair is Cancelled

The 2020 Allegan County Fair is unfortunately cancelled due to the COVID 19 pandemic. The tough decision came after “Many months of deliberation and sad hearts”, the organization stated in a press release on June 30. The board of directors realize how much of a priority it is to keep everyone safe and they believe…MORE

UPDATE Blues on the Mall 2020

August 10, 2020 Blues On The Mall Update:  Due to the pandemic all the incredible acts we had booked have cancelled their tours and with the States Temporary limit on crowd sizes & following the city of Grand Rapids direction, Blues On The Mall for August 12th is cancelled. After the epic announcement to move this…MORE

#SharetheLoaf – Arnie’s Giving Free Meals to the Community

The Mission of Arnie’s and Beer City Bread Company is to “Share the Loaf” with their Grand Rapids Neighbors. #SharetheLoaf is a two-fold movement: Firstly, the team at Arnie’s and Beer City Bread Company wanted to serve high quality food for a reasonable price. They created a drive thru at the Leonard Street location of…MORE

Paws, Claws & Corks is going virtual!

The Humane Society of West Michigan was planning to host their annual fundraiser Paws, Claws & Corks at DeVos Place on March 18. Unfortunately, their plans had to be changed. While they said they would love to celebrate with you in person, they have made this difficult decision in order to keep the guests and…MORE

It Is Well With My Soul

In the second week of government mandated social-distancing during the 2020 Covid-19 pandemic, arranger David Wise awoke one morning with an idea. He was missing his Nashville community of studio session singers, and wanted to do something to bring everybody together, virtually. The idea of a virtual choir wasn’t a new idea, but this video…MORE

At Home Together – Tone’s Homegrown

Attention all music artists (local bands, solo artists, choirs, etc.) Perform for us! Send us any video you or your band performing (past or present) and you might just get featured on the Tony Gates Morning Show! Music bands us all together. Submit your video HERE, and check out the other submissions on our At…MORE