“Columbus” is coming to the big screen and 106.1 The River wants to send you and a guest to a special V-I-P screening of the movie!

One lucky winner will gets two V.I.P. passes where you’ll get a private screening of the premiere. You’ll also get the option to attend the red carpet event where the filmmaker, movie production staff, cast members as well as local officials will be present. After the premiere, you’ll be invited to take part in a Q&A session with the director Kogonada where he will answer questions from the audience in relation to the film.

106.1 The River will play a special “Cue-to-call” three times a day between 6am-6pm, Monday, August 21 through Friday, August 25th. When you hear the “Cue-to-call”, dial the studio line at 812-379-1061 or 888-262-1061. Caller #6 will be registered to win the V.I.P. package! Then on Monday morning, August 28th, we’ll announce the grand prize winner around 8:20am.

Good luck from your “Columbus” radio home, 106.1 The River!

Complete Contest Rules


Sign up for your chance to win a free lunch for you and up to 5 co-workers at Joe Willy’s Burger Bar in Columbus. We announce a new winner every other Thursday during the Classic Cafe with Mike Sullivan.

Winners will normally join 106.1 The River staff members at Joe Willy’s for the free lunch the Tuesday following the announcement at Joe Willy’s Burger Bar.


Listen for “Too Tired To Cook Thursdays” on 106.1 The River!

Every Thursday afternoon at approximately 3:15, we’ll give away a Marco’s Pizza prize pack, which includes a large 3-topping pizza, breadsticks and a 2 liter soft drink.
If you’re caller #6, just tell us why you’re too tired to cook and you just might be our winner!

It’s “Too Tired To Cook Thursdays” from Marco’s Pizza and 1061 The River!