Local Events and Live Remotes
  • The Rittenhouse Village 5th Annual Vintage Car Show & Complimentary Cookout Wednesday September 7th

     

    Rittenhouse Village at Michigan City located at 4300 Cleveland Ave in Michigan City is gearing up to host their 5th annual Antique Car show and cookout on Wednesday, September 7, 2016 from 11-1pm. Last year over 265 people attended to admire close to 30 classic vehicles and a hand-full of antique tractors. Executive Chef Leland Andersen of Rittenhouse is prepared to spoil the crowd and participants with his complimentary famous grilled hamburgers and stadium hot dogs. Team WIMS will be present to provide a live broadcast and highlight the great stories on the classic rides. Rain date will be 9/14/16 from 11-1pm. To register your classic ride for our car show,
    call Rittenhouse at 219.872-6800

     


  • “Stuff a Bus” Food Drive Saturday September 10

     

    Come join Ric Federighi, Team WIMS, First Trust Credit Union and the Michigan City Salvation Army at the 13th annual Stuff a Bus Food Drive Saturday September 10th from 9a-3p. Volunteers will be stuffing Michigan City School buses with bags of donated food.  A donation of $5 can purchase a meat voucher, or a bag of groceries for a family in need. Buses will be located at the Al’s Supermarket on 3535 Franklin Street and also the Al’s Supermarket on 1002 N Karwtick Rd. Team WIMS will be broadcasting live at the Al’s store on Franklin Street from 9a to 12p. So make sure to stop by, say hi to Ric and the Team and help Stuff a Bus!! Your donations help to restock the Michigan City Salvation Army Food Pantry!

     

     


  • The 3rd Annual Dragon Boat Races Saturday September 10th

     

    It’s time for the 3rd Annual Dragon Boat Races Saturday September 10th on Stone Lake in La Porte.  Join Dunebrook and Team WIMS in family fun as we raise awareness and funds for Dunebrook and its Programs benefiting local children and families. Everyone can enjoy the races, food vendors, the family fun area, music and so much more. Plus you can learn about Dunebrook’s Programs and the impact it has on our community.  For information on sponsorship and racing- visit dunebrook.org or call 219- 874-0007.

     


  • The 2nd Annual Homeward Bound Sidewalk Shopping Cart Parade Saturday September 17th

     

    Join Team WIMS, Captain Ed and the Unity Foundation of LaPorte County Saturday September 17, at the 2nd annual Homeward Bound Epic Shopping Cart Community Walk. Check in for this free event will be at the St Paul Church and School parking lot at 9am. Cart decoration will take place from 9a-11a,  and the cart walk will kick off at 11am. The route will head north to the library, south to 9th street and then return to St Paul’s. The Homeward Bound walks support local agencies that provide affordable housing, shelter and supportive services that end the cycle of poverty and help families and individuals get back on their feet. So grab your family and friends, register a team, decorate a cart and join in the walk for a great cause! For more information go to uflc.net/homewardboundwalk

     

     

     


  • 2016 WIMS Live Events and Remote Broadcast Schedule

     

    09/07/16 (Wednesday) – Rittenhouse of Michigan City live event 11am-1pm

    09/10/16 (Saturday) – First Trust Credit Union/Al’s on Franklin St. in Michigan City -Stuff-A-Bus 9a-12n

    09/10/16 (Saturday) – The 3rd Annual Dragon Boat Races  – 9a

    09/17/16 (Saturday) – Homeward Bound Sidewalk Shopping Cart Parade – 9a