98.9 WYRZ begins “31 Days of Christmas” on Friday, November 25th at 12:00 a.m. when Shane Ray plays the first Christmas song of the season!
98.9 WYRZ’s “31 Days of Christmas” Schedule
Friday, November 24th
12:00 a.m. – Shane Ray plays the first Christmas song of the season and kicks off our Holiday programming playing all your Christmas favorites through Christmas day.
Saturday, November 25th
7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. – Christmas Across the Lands underwritten by the Eric Bell Funeral Home.
Monday, November 27th through Thursday, December 14th
Old Time Radio Christmas Specials presented by the Hendricks County Bank and Trust. These 30-minute holiday specials are from the 30’s and 40’s. The programs will air at 7:00 p.m. followed by Music and the Spoken Word presented by Wilkinson Insurance Agency.
- Mondays – The Mel Blanc (Voice of Loony Tunes) Show
- Tuesdays – Duffy’s Tavern
- Wednesdays – Abbott and Costello
- Thursdays – The Edger Bergan and Charlie McCarthy Show
Saturday, December 2nd
7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. – The 100 Greatest Christmas Hits of All Time with Wink Martindale presented by Christ Church in Plainfield.
Saturday, December 9th
7:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. – An encore presentation of Christmas Across the Lands presented by Christ Church of Plainfield
Saturday, December 16th
Sunday, December 17th
3:00 p.m. – A Christmas Tribute to Paul Harvey
Monday, December 18th
9:00 p.m. – The Republican Newspaper presents Classic Christmas Radio Theater – The Wizard of Oz with Judy Garland (original airdate 12/25/1950).
Tuesday, December 19th
9:00 p.m. – The Republican Newspaper presents Classic Christmas Radio Theater – Miracle on 34th Street with Maureen O’Hara, Natalie Wood and Ed Gwen (original airdate 12/24/1947).
Wednesday, December 20th
9:00 p.m. – The Republican Newspaper presents Classic Christmas Radio Theater – A Christmas Carol with Lionel Barrymore and Orson Wells (original airdate 1939).
Thursday, December 21st
9:00 p.m. – The Republican Newspaper presents Classic Christmas Radio Theater – It’s a Wonderful Life with Jimmy Stewart and Donna Reed (original airdate 3/10/1947).
Saturday, December 23rd
Sunday, December 24th
1:30 p.m. – Paul Harvey broadcasts from the North Pole as Santa is leaving.
11:00 p.m. – As we head into the final hour before Christmas Day, listen to all of your Holiday favorites and stay up to the minute on Santa’s progress with updates from NORAD!
Monday, December 25th
Midnight – The last Christmas song of the season is played.