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Win Tickets to the American Music Festival AND Kings of Leon!

98.9 Liberty wants you to enjoy a little beach time before summer is over! Be listening this week for your chance to win passport pins to the American Music Festival going on August 29th-31st AND tickets to see Kings of Leon at Farm Bureau Live at Virginia Beach on September 3rd!
98.9 Liberty and the Ford Motor Company welcome the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series to Richmond International Raceway on September 6th ! Listen all this week for the Ford Motor sounder and be the 9th caller when you hear it to win tickets to the race! OR click here to register to win!

Win Tickets to the Chesterfield County Fair AND Southside Speedway!

98.9 Liberty wants you to get out and enjoy these last summer nights before it’s too late! Listen all this week for your chance to win tickets to the Chesterfield County Fair coming to the campgrounds August 22nd – 30th AND tickets to see this Friday night’s race at Southside Speedway!
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 on August 30th! Good luck!

 The ladies of Friends reunited on the set of Jimmy Kimmel Live last night (Wednesday). 

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Ray J Norwood pleaded no contest to trespassing to settle charges that he grabbed a woman's buttocks, smashed a police car window and spat on a cop, a prosecutor said Thursday.
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Britney Spears, fresh off her breakup with boyfriend David Lucado, revealed her secret to dealing with a 'sh-tty day,' and it's easier than you think...
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In honor of Michael Jackson's 56th birthday, let's take a look back at the King of Pop accepting his 1988 VMA Video Vanguard Award -- an award that would later be named in his honor.
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SATURDAY’S ARE  $ 1 KIDS RIDE DAYS AT FAIR

Saturdays, August 23rd & 30th, have been designated as “Kids/Students” dollar ride days, 11am to 5pm only, at the Chesterfield County Fair.   This special offer includes “Kiddleland Rides” and  any/all of the 30 some adult rides . . . $1 per ride, per kid/student.  Daily fair admission is required  (Adults $ 8  ,  Senior/Child $ 5)
 
Students are defined as anyone attending a public or private school. College, trade or tech students must show valid ID at the midway ticket booth.  After 5 pm, regular weekend midway ride prices will prevail. 
 
New major thrill rides this year include the Tornado, Rok N Rol, Super Shot,  Orbitor and Cliff Hanger.  Other new rides are Puppy Roll, Trabant, Wiggle Worm, Expo Wheel, Loch nes Monster and Quad Runner.
 
This year’s midway is bigger than ever and offers 40% more new rides than in the past.   Visit  www.chesterfieldcountyfair.org for complete fair details and special offers.


The Chesterfield County Fair is back again with tons of crazy, fun entertainment all week long! You can find us by the stage at several of the events listed below:

8/22  7pm - The Pizazz Band

8/23  11am - 4-H Talent Show
         8pm - Illusions of ELVIS / Keith Henderson

8/24  11:30am - Ft. Lee Rock Band
        1pm - Senior Idols by Shepherds Center
        7pm - Elvis Gospel Favorites

8/25  8pm - Miss Chesterfield Co Fair Pageant

8/26  7pm - GXW Pro Wrestling

8/27  8pm - 7 Bridges - Ultimate EAGLES Concert

8/28  7:30pm - Flashback

8/29  6pm - Lindsey Erin
        8:30pm - Southland Country Band

8/30  4:30pm - Statler Brothers Tribute by American Pride

 

American Music Festival - August 28-31

The 21ST Annual American Music Festival, presented by Chevrolet, August 29-31, will feature four major headline bands on the 5th Street Main Stage between Aug. 29-31. Train, Hunter Hayes, Creedence Clearwater Revisited and Blues Traveler will bring the most diverse array of talent in years spanning young country to classic and contemporary rock, and featuring plenty of hit songs everyone will recognize.

For some more info, click here!