PHILADELPHIA, PA – November 6, 2019 – Entercom, a leading media and entertainment company and one of the two largest radio broadcasters in the U.S., announced the 21st annual “Santa Spectacular” in Pittsburgh. This year’s event, supported by Entercom Pittsburgh stations 100.7 Star (WBZZ-FM), 93.7 The Fan (KDKA-FM), News Radio 1020 KDKA (KDKA-AM) and Y108 (WDSY-FM) will feature all new elements, including a light show choreographed to music and a fireworks display. The event will take place on Friday, November 22 at Point State Park in Pittsburgh, PA.
“‘Santa Spectacular’ is a Pittsburgh tradition for families to kick off the holiday season and we are excited to bring a brand-new display of lights and music to downtown this year,” said Michael Spacciapolli, Senior Vice President and Market Manager, Entercom Pittsburgh. “We look forward to giving families an amazing experience to kick off the holidays again this year.”
The event kicks off with the “Santa Spectacular Village” opening at 6:00 p.m., featuring Santa Claus, music and holiday festivities. A festive light show will be displayed on the Wyndham Grand throughout the evening set to a holiday-themed soundtrack. “The Dollar Bank Fireworks Show” will begin at 7:45 p.m. In addition, the first 500 children that visit with Santa Claus will get a gift courtesy of Dorothy’s Candies.
100.7 Star and Y108 will broadcast their afternoon shows live from the event, as well as provide the soundtrack to the fireworks live during the performance.
Other presenting sponsors of “Santa Spectacular” include Hefren Tillotson, S.W. Randall Toyes and Giftes, The Salvation Army and Oakmont Bakery.
For more information, including a full list of activities, please visit https://y108.radio.com/events/santa-spectacular-2019.
100.7 Star, 93.7 The Fan, News Radio 1020 KDKA and Y108 are RADIO.COM stations. RADIO.COM, the fastest growing digital audio app in the United States and the leader in local sports coverage, currently has over 500 stations and thousands of podcasts, with more added continuously on its rapidly growing platform. RADIO.COM is a part of Entercom.
About Entercom Communications Corp.
Entercom Communications Corp. (NYSE: ETM) is a leading American media and entertainment company reaching and engaging over 170 million people each month through its premier collection of highly rated, award winning radio stations, digital platforms and live events. As one of the country’s two largest radio broadcasters, Entercom offers integrated marketing solutions and delivers the power of local connection on a national scale with coverage of close to 90% of persons 12+ in the top 50 markets. Entercom is the #1 creator of live, original, local audio content and the nation’s unrivaled leader in news and sports radio. Learn more about Philadelphia-based Entercom at www.entercom.com, Facebook and Twitter (@Entercom).