Win Granger Smith Tickets!

Enjoy two premium Gold Circle seats at Granger Smith’s performance Friday, August 17th, at the U.P. State Fair. Enter by noon on Monday, August 13th, at the service desk at Tadych’s Econo Foods in Houghton, Skytta’s Country Feed and General Store in L’Anse, or at Bucko’s Party Store in Calumet.

One entry per person, one winner per family. Standard WHKB Contest Rules apply.

For the full U.P. State Fair schedule, click here.


Twilight League Championship

Wolverine-Orbit meets Superior National Bank-Stanton for the Copper Country Twilight Baseball League title on KBear 102.3! Our broadcasts will begin around 6:10, with the first pitch at 6:30, brought to you by Coca Cola of Hancock, Bucko’s Party Store, Tadych’s Econo Foods, and Pepsi of Houghton.

Schedule
Game One: Tuesday, August 14 – Stanton Field
Game Two: Thursday, August 16 – Wolverine Field
Game Three (if needed): TBD


Enjoy some great traditional country music with Jack Jolliff and friends at the Ontonagon Theatre for Performing Arts. Two different shows will be presented, August 17th and 18th, at 7:00 pm. See who’ll be joining Jack, and where to get tickets, here.


The Downtown Houghton Concert Series

Free concerts are held each Thursday evening in August from 7:00 to 9:00 at the bandshell at Ray Kestner Waterfront Park. KBear 102.3 is proud to be a co-sponsor. Bring a chair or blanket to sit on, and enjoy!

Schedule
August 16th: Outlaw’d
August 23rd: Highway 41
August 30th: Night Screamer

Concerts are sponsored by:
Century 21 North Country Real Estate • the City of Houghton • the Frank A. Douglas Insurance Agency • RE/MAX Douglass Real Estate • Pepsi of Houghton • Swift True Value Hardware • Surplus Outlet • Tadych’s Econo Foods • the Douglass House Apartments • KBear 102.3


PastyFest!

Celebrate the timeless Cornish delicacy with a parade, live music, a pasty bakeoff, a pasty eating contest, vendors, fun events for the whole family, and (of course) plenty of tasty pasties! PastyFest will take place Saturday, August 18th, in historic downtown Calumet. KBear 102.3 is proud to be a co-sponsor of this delicious event! For full details, click here.

The Aspirus Great Deer Chase will also be held on Saturday, August 18th. Check out the details and registration information here.

Our PastyFest and Great Deer Chase promotional partners include:
Bucko’s Party Store • Calumet Floral and Gifts • Cross Country SportsCopper World and the Calumet MercantilePepsi of Houghton • the Siskiwit Reception Hall and Conference Center • the Erickson Crowley Peterson Funeral HomePat’s Foods and Festival FoodsCampioni’s True Value Hardware • KBear 102.3


This year’s Houghton County Fair will take place August 23rd through 26th at the fairgrounds in Hancock. Look for KBear 102.3 when we broadcast from the fair!

For the full fair schedule, click here.

Listen for our coverage of the Houghton County Fair, brought to you by:
Keweenaw Home Repairs and Maintenance • Newman Appliance • Amora Wellness and Gifts
Pepsi of Houghton • City of Hancock Transit • Tina’s Katalina • Snap Fitness • The Lighthouses of Hancock and Hubbell • Keweenaw Kitchens • Keweenaw Glass and Door


It’s KBear’s 20th Birthday!

Congratulations to Brenda DeMarois of Gratiot Lake, who won our 20th Birthday Grand Prize Mall of America experience!


High School Football!

KBear 102.3 is the Keweenaw’s High School Sports Leader, with the Copper Country’s best coverage, and every broadcast in crystal-clear FM, and online through our web stream and free Apple and Android apps. Check our 2018 WestPAC football broadcast schedule here.

Season sponsorship packages are now available. Our high school sports broadcasts are an affordable way to build your business, and reach new clients. To learn more, call us at 482-7700 – and join our team!