Events

Does your school, church or other non-profit organization have an event or other announcement you’d like to get out to The Hits Community?

Please submit your event to our Public Service Director, Glenn Edwards at glenn@1049thehits.com. Please note, we do not list any lotteries, including events that involve prizes, raffles, chance, and consideration.

Submissions usually take 24 hours to appear on this site. If at all possible submit your entries at least 2 weeks in advance for maximum exposure on the air.

If you have trouble submitting your event please contact Steve Rixx at: steverixx@ksam1017.com

Meet the Scout Leaders

There’s an opportunity coming up for youth in the area to become a member of Huntsville Scouting. This is for both boys and girls in grades K-12 – and during this gathering youth can learn about the scouting programs in Huntsville that works best for them as well as meet the scout leaders. This scouting…read more »

NWPL Market Days

The New Waverly Public Library is gearing up for their next Second Saturday Market Day – it’s happening on Saturday, February 13th from 9am-3pm. As always, this is a great opportunity to see what they have to offer as they’ll have many different vendors. Also, Market Days are planned for March 13th and April 10th.…read more »

Sip & Shop with Classic Car Show

The Huntsville Downtown Business Alliance invites you to Sip & Shop Around the Block Classic Car Show is happening in February. Take a step back in time and join downtown Huntsville at their 2nd Saturday Sip & Shop on February 13th. Great music, great fun, great shopping, and great sipping. The car show will be…read more »

Deadline for Walker County Fair Queen 2/1/21

The Walker County Fair Queen’s Contest is held annually to select the WCFA Queen and her Court. The contest is held the Saturday before Opening Ceremonies where the names of the winners will be revealed. During the week of the fair these ladies are busy at each and every WCFA event passing out ribbons and…read more »

Date set for Shot In The Dark

It may be several months away yet, but mark your calendars now for the 18th Annual Shot In The Dark Night Golf tournament presented by the Huntsville/Walker County Chamber of Commerce. Sponsored by Wiesner of Huntsville, this annual affair will be held on Friday, May 14th at Raven Nest Golf Club. For more information, contact…read more »

JSL seeking donations for playground equipment

Huntsville’s Junior Service League is seeking your help to make a dream come true, as they’re planning the addition of new play elements at Kate Barr Ross Park that will focus on activities that interest individuals with different abilities, sensory processing complications and mobility challenges. Design plans are currently in the initial stages. The Huntsville…read more »

First ever Business After Hours being hosted by KSAM & The Hits

The Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce will present their first “Business After Hours” of the new year on Tuesday, January 26th. For the very first time, this great networking opportunity is being hosted by and taking place at 101.7 KSAM/The Hits, located at 622 I-45 South, Huntsville. For more information, contact the Chamber at (936)…read more »

American Heritage Girls event

All girls ages 5-18 are invited to join American Heritage Girls! AHG is a faith-based, Christ-centered scouting organization that helps girls develop physically, emotionally, and spiritually while cultivating a heart for service to others. An informational and registration event is being held on Saturday, January 23rd at 10am at Fellowship of Huntsville Church, located next…read more »

You’ve got another opportunity to Give the Gift of Life as Huntsville Memorial Hospital Auxiliary along with several area churches will be hosting a blood drive on Saturday, December 12th from 8am-2:30pm at Faith Lutheran Church, located at Sumac Rd and Hwy 30 W, Huntsville. Donors must be at least 16 years of age with parental…read more »

14th Annual Radio M*A*S*H* nearly here.

Coming up on  Wednesday, December 2nd and Thursday, December 3rd, the 14th Annual Radio M*A*S*H* from 101.7 KSAM and 104.9/94.1 The Hits. M*A*S*H* means make a smile happen, and this year, we’ve teamed up with H-E-B to present this annual event from their parking lot on 11th Street in Huntsville. As in years past, we’re…read more »

CASA Toy Drive

CASA of Walker, San Jacinto, and Trinity counties is having a Christmas toy drive, as they’re collecting gifts and toys for children ages 0-18 – this collection event is being held through November 30th. These toys will be gifted to our kids in care to help bring some extra joy to their holiday season. Popular…read more »

Toy Drive

Coming up on Saturday, December 5th and Sunday, December 6th from 11am-1pm the first ever Danny Boy’s Holiday Toy Drive will be held to benefit those who are less fortunate this Christmas Season. You are requested to drop off a new unwrapped toy at the gazebo at Kate Barr Ross park – this toy drive…read more »

10th Annual Ride for Lone Survivor Foundation

Show your support for the distinguished Lone Survivor Foundation by joining in the 10th Anniversary Charity Ride on Saturday, October 24th. The ride will begin at Harley Davidson of The Woodlands and will wind through the scenic backroads of the Sam Houston National Forest. The 90-minute ride will conclude at the Walker County Veterans Outreach…read more »

Meet the Leaders gatering

There’s an opportunity coming up for youth in the area to become a member of Huntsville Scouting. This is for both boys and girls – girls in grades K-12 can join the Girl Scouts and Boys & Girls in grades K-12 can join the Scouts. There will be a meet the scout leaders gathering from…read more »

Diva Night Date change

The date has changed for The 11th Annual Diva Night that’s hosted by The Huntsville/Walker County Chamber of Commerce – the new date is Friday, April 23, 2021. This ladies only event is being presented by Wiesner of Huntsville. For more information, contact the Chamber at (936)-295-8113.read more »

CASA 12 days of Giving

In lieu of their Christmas in July BINGO fund-raising event, CASA of Walker, Trinity and San Jacinto counties is hosting a virtual fundraiser from July 17th through July 28th celebrating the 12 Days of Christmas – and it’s being presented by Wiesner of Huntsville. CASA, along with many other organizations, has experienced a significant financial…read more »

Chamber Shot In The Dark coming at the end of June

The Huntsville-Walker County Chamber of Commerce will host their 17th annual “Shot in the Dark night golf tournament & Helicopter Ball Drop on Friday, June 26th at Raven Nest Golf Club in Huntsville. A 4pm shotgun start will kick off the event, with the final 9 holes to be played after dark. Registration fee is $500 per 4-golfer…read more »

See Santa at Big Sam!

Santa Claus is coming to see Big Sam and he’s bringing his workshop with him! Be sure to stop by on December 14th from 11am-4pm and have some fun in Santa’s Workshop making arts and crafts and making s’mores in the park with Huntsville Fire Department, and enjoy some hot cocoa and a Christmas cookie…read more »

Head Start seeking help

The Huntsville Head Start program is reaching out to the community for support of disadvantaged families in the area. Head Start has more than 100 families enrolled at the center – and the center’s goal is to provide each family with a Thanksgiving meal. Head Start has partnered with Brookshire Brothers grocery in Huntsville to provide the…read more »

Hope’s Bridge Resource Room needs your help!

Huntsville Junior Service League is excited to host a donation drop off day for Hope’s Bridge Resource Room! This donation event will be on Saturday, November 16th from 9am-12 noon at 1215 15th Street in Huntsville. Hope’s Bridge is a fantastic new resource for foster parents in Walker County. The organization collects all kinds of…read more »

Food Bank Food Truck and Santa Shop on 12/7

Huntsville’s Junior Service League is sponsoring a stop by the Houston Food Bank Food Truck on Saturday, December 7th and they’ll be set up at the Huntsville Church of Christ on Highway 30 West. Free produce will be distributed that morning at 9am. And, they’ll also have their Santa Shop, allowing children to visit their FREE…read more »

Hospitality House Golf Tournament

Hospitality House in Huntsville is gearing up for their 9th Annual Benefit Golf Tournament. This event will be held on Saturday, November 9th from 7am to 2pm at West Fork Golf & Country Club in Conroe. The early bird early bird registration fee is $70 while the regular fee is $85 and the pastoral fee…read more »

Huntsville Audubon Society meeting 9/19

Huntsville Audubon Society’s first 2019-2020 meeting will be on Thursday, September 19th at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church. Members will begin gathering at 6:00pm to visit and snack with the meeting beginning at 6:30pm. This month’s presentation is ‘Beekeeping In and Around Walker County’ by Larry Fuchs of the Walker County Beekeepers Association. Please bring a…read more »

Huntsville’s Wynne Home Arts Center Herb Festival

Huntsville’s Wynne Home Arts Center will host its annual “Herb Festival” from 8am-2pm March 30. The event will take place at the Wynne Home on 11th Street at Avenue ‘O’ – and will feature locally grown herb plants, perennials, bulbs, native plants, and vegetables for sale. Herbal & garden vendors, artists, music, speakers & children’s…read more »

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