Gospel Great Hammond Headlines Concert
52nd WIDU Anniversary Celebration & Conference October 7-9th
Fayetteville, NC – WIDU marks its 52nd Anniversary broadcasting at 1600AM with a weekend of special events at the Crown Center, culminating with a concert featuring gospel music legend Fred Hammond. “The WIDU Anniversary is not just a celebration of our radio station’s achievements, but an opportunity for us to enrich the community that has been supportive of our mission” said Sandy Cookman, VP & General Manager of WIDU.
That evening at 7 pm, Rev. Dr. Jamal Bryant and James Fortune are the special guest at the Anniversary Unity Service featuring Stephen Hurd and the WIDU Mega Mass Choir. Admission is free.
A prayer breakfast is slated for Friday October 8th at 9:30 am. WIDU Anniversary Expo follows, opening at 12 noon with a 30 minute live concert with Darrell McFayden & the Singing Disciples. Empowerment sessions are held throughout the day until 7PM and at 7:30 PM Canton Jones takes the stage as the capstone event of the day . Admission to the Anniversary Expo is free. Tickets for the prayer breakfast are available through WIDU radio 910-483-6111.