Posted On: 09-25-14

Sept 25: WAVE 3 News Concert Series at the KFC Yum! Center

Thursday, September 25
WAVE 3 News Concert Series at the KFC Yum! Center
1 Arena Plaza
Louisville, KY 40202
11:30 am – 1 pm

WAVE 3 News will present a monthly series of free concerts in the Fall and Spring on the KFC Yum! Center’s Norton Healthcare Plaza. The concerts will feature area bands who will entertain patrons over the lunch hour (11:30am-1pm).  A variety of popular food trucks will be onsite to offer diverse food options for purchase.  The first concert will be Thursday, September 25 with recording artist Ryan Raikes.  Raikes is a native of Bardstown, KY who has performed with Vince Gill, Shenandoah and John Michael Montgomery.  The second concert is scheduled for Thursday, October 30, with two-time Louisville hip-hop artist of the year JaLin Roze.

WAVE 3 Listens! Live with host John Ramsey, will broadcast live from the concerts from 12:30pm-1pm.

“Contributing to and supporting the many positives surrounding downtown Louisville is something we welcome doing for people in our region,” Ken Selvaggi, WAVE 3 News Vice-President and General Manager said.  “We want to create more memorable moments and showcase one of the jewels of downtown Louisville.”

WAVE 3 News airs more than 45 hours of news each week, including a live newscast weekdays from 7-8am on Bounce Louisville and This TV Louisville (WAVE 3.3 and 3.2 digital channels), and streams all newscasts live and the WAVE mobile apps. WAVE is also the new home for Inside the Cards with University of Louisville Coaches Bobby Petrino and Rick Pitino. WAVE is owned by Raycom Media, an employee-owned company operating 53 television stations in 37 markets and 18 states covering 13.1% of U.S. television households. WAVE 3 News was the first television station in Kentucky and has served Kentucky and Indiana viewers for 66 years.