July 29, 2014
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Wake up weekday mornings with Big Oldies 107.3 and Jim Conlee beginning at 6am! Great music, prize giveaways and more!
Start your afternoon commute weekdays at 3pm with Big Oldies 107.3 and Tony Booth. He'll take you back in time to the Beatles, The Beach Boys, Motown, a look at the Top 5 songs in the country during this time period and more!

"DO YOU KNOW WHAT YOU SING?" FROM GEICO

IT’S THE COOL DAYS OF SUMMER – WITH COOL OLDIES AND COOL THINGS TO DO ALL SUMMER LONG! Big Oldies 107.3 is excited to announce that the Jerry Garcia Symphonic Celebration featuring Warren Haynes with the Richmond Symphony will be coming to the nTelos Wireless Pavilion in Charlottesville on August 6th. Play Do You Know What You Sing in the morning for your chance to win tickets! Don’t forget to visit our Facebook Page for another chance to win!

Win Tickets to the Jerry Garcia Symphonic Celebration!

It’s the Cool Days of Summer and Big Oldies 107-3 is excited to announce that the Jerry Garcia Symphonic Celebration featuring Warren Haynes with the Richmond Symphony will be coming to the nTelos Wireless Pavilion in Charlottesville on August 6th. Listen all this week to Tony Booth in the afternoon for your chance to win tickets to the show! Don’t forget to visit our Facebook Page for another chance to win!

Win Tickets to the Jamestown Settlement and Yorktown Victory Center

Big Oldies 107.3 wants to send you to two of Virginia’s very own living history museums – the Jamestown Settlement and Yorktown Victory Center! While you’re there explore ships just like the ones that brought the English settlers to Virginia in 1607, and step into a soldiers’ tents in a Revolutionary War encampment. Listen all this week to Jim Conlee in the morning to win tickets to the Jamestown Settlement and Yorktown Victory Center – where history is fun!
Visit our Facebook Page this week for your chance to win:
  • tickets to the Jerry Garcia Symphonic Celebration featuring Warren Haynes with the Richmond Symphony will be coming to the nTelos Wireless Pavilion in Charlottesville on August 6th
  • tickets to you to two of Virginia’s very own living history museums – the Jamestown Settlement and Yorktown Victory Center! While you’re there explore ships just like the ones that brought the English settlers to Virginia in 1607, and step into a soldiers’ tents in a Revolutionary War encampment.
Register here for your chance to win a family 4-pack of tickets to a Flying Squirrels baseball game, and as the winner, you also get the opportunity to throw out the first pitch at the game! Good luck!
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From being mistaken for Randy Jackson to confronting network executives about diversity issues, TV critic Eric Deggans runs down highlights of the two-week blizzard of parties and press conferences.
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Your Richmond Flying Squirrels take on the Binghamton Mets on August 5th! Big Oldies 107.3 will be hanging out with you from 5 until gametime, giving you prizes and getting you excited about Fredricksburg Community Night! Come see us!
If you've never seen it, it's a sight to behold! "The Toughest Short Track In The South," Southside Speedway. Be sure to check out the upcoming race on Friday, August 8th. It’s a great time for friends, family, and short-track racing!