With a game this Saturday PLUS SEVEN home games in March, there is plenty of RoughRiders action happening at the Stable — and we’ve got your shot at free tickets just by heading to the Z102.9 Facebook page!

Look for the pinned post on Facebook and share your favorite part of attending a RoughRiders hockey game for your shot at a pair of Green Zone vouchers good for any RoughRiders home game of your choice — we’ll select one winner TOMORROW at 5 PM!

Celebrating 20 Years in Cedar Rapids — the RoughRiders are back in town this Saturday night — party starts at 6 PM and puck drops at 7:05 PM each night!

Season ticket renewals for the 2019-2020 season are on sale now — head to roughridershockey.com to purchase tickets to cheer on the Cedar Rapids RoughRiders!


Taking the field for their 8th Season — the Cedar Rapids River Kings (formerly the Titans) are under new ownership and they need your help to kick off a new era of indoor football in Cedar Rapids!

Hard hitting, high energy football returns to the U.S. Cellular Center THIS SATURDAY and all this week The Morning Scramble has your shot at a family 4-pack of vouchers good for a River Kings home game of your choice!

Returning to the team is Head Coach Mark Stoute surrounded by an arsenal of talent on the field — it’s a new year, new name, new merchandise, new seating chart, and new game day experiences!

Get ready to ROAR at the River Kings Home opener — tickets start at just $7 — this Saturday, February 23rd taking on the Sioux Falls Storm — kick off at 7 PM!

Be sure to tune in all this week between 6 AM – 10 AM for your chance to win! Head to goriverkings.com for a link to the full 2019 schedule and River Kings team information!


No need to have an oil change guy, a tire guy, a check engine light guy, or a major repair guy — Milex Complete Auto Care can take care of it all!

Now open on Sylvia Ave NE in Cedar Rapids — the Milex team will keep you “Road Ready” any time of the year and this week Lady J has your shot at a Milex $35 gift card!

Listen all this week between 10 – 2 PM as Lady J has the tunes and the chance to tune-up at Milex Complete Auto Care!

Milex services all makes and models — focused on amazing customer service along with free performance checks, complimentary customer shuttle, and monthly online service coupons!

“Bring your Car to Milex”—located on Sylvia Ave NE off Center Point Road in Cedar Rapids — head to cedarrapidsmilexauto.com to schedule an appointment at Milex Complete Auto Care!


Weeknights at 9, listen as Kardos counts down the five most requested songs of the day.

Make your requests via phone, text, email, and online on the 9 O’Clock Most Requested page!

Up for grabs this week is a Movies Prize courtesy of Z102.9!

If you can identify all 5 songs (in order) you’ll score a digital download of the movie “A Star is Born” PLUS a pair of movie passes to any Marcus Theatres location in Cedar Rapids, Iowa City, and Coralville!

“A Star is Born” featuring Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga is available in stores now!

Each Saturday and Sunday at 10 AM take the kids to Marcus Theatres for the Kids Dream Winter Series — Starting March 2nd — admission is only $3 per person!

Listen this week to win MOVIES courtesy of the 9 O’Clock Most Requested Countdown!


The corridor is jam-packed with Good Eats, and not that you need an excuse to eat out — Cedar Rapids Restaurant Week is back — TOMORROW through March 2nd!

New this year! The Fork & Knife Feast kicks off Restaurant Week, placing all 20 participating restaurants in one place for one night — TODAY!  

Tickets are on sale now (and extremely limited) for this year’s “Fork & Knife Feast” — TODAY from 6 – 8:30 PM at the Veteran’s Memorial Building in downtown Cedar Rapids!

Cedar Rapids Restaurant Week invites you to head to your favorite corridor restaurant OR try somewhere new — you’ll find delicious $10 lunch and $25 dinner specials at each spot — TOMORROW through March 2nd!

Click here for a list of participating restaurants and a sneak peak of their menus for this year’s Cedar Rapids Restaurant Week!


JUST ANNOUNCED: Dave Matthews Band 2019 Tour makes a stop at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines and Jenny Valliere has your shot at tickets before you can buy them!

Listen all this week between 2 – 6 PM as Jenny Valliere gives you a chance to win a pair of tickets to see Dave Matthews Band on stage at Wells Fargo Arena Tuesday, May 14th!

No stranger to traveling each year and a serious fan following, DMB is thanking fans by giving a free unreleased live recording from their 2018 tour for each ticket purchased!

Tickets go on sale go on sale TOMORROW at 10 AM online at HyVeeTix.com or win them all this week between 2 – 6 PM with Jenny Valliere!

Head to kzia.com to find out about this and other great shows coming to Eastern Iowa!


We are SO over this winter, and so is Sun Tan City! Join Z102.9 at the Grand Opening of the new Sun Tan City location on Blairs Ferry Road TODAY!  

Making it even easier to get your glow on, Sun Tan City in Hiawatha invites you to check out their new location PLUS you can join for just $1!

Join Z102.9’s Chris Jackson TODAY from 3 – 6 PM at Sun Tan City on Blairs Ferry Road just off Edgewood Road — register for some awesome prizes like free tanning, lotions, and swag!

Learn all about their Club Sun Membership that include sunless tanning, sunbeds, booths, and all-access tanning — plus handcrafted spray tans start at only $15!

TODAY the sun will be shining at the Grand Opening of the new Sun Tan City location on Blairs Ferry Road in Hiawatha – with amazing giveaways and Z102.9!


February is American Heart Month so what better way to celebrate then a night out with the American Heart Association at the Cedar Rapids Heart Ball — Saturday, February 23rd!

Hosted by our own Clare and Eric from the Morning Scramble, you’re invited to show off your RED and help raise funds, bring awareness of heart disease and stroke, and most importantly — celebrate the lives saved and improved by the work of the American Heart Association!

Last chance! Tickets are going fast for this Saturday’s Cedar Rapids Heart Ball with the American Heart Association!

Reserve your seat or table today for the Cedar Rapids Heart Ball at The Hotel at Kirkwood Center — Saturday, February 23rd — the evening begins at 6 PM with a cocktail hour followed by a delicious meal and program at 7:30 PM!

Click here to purchase tickets and we will see you at this year’s Cedar Rapids Heart Ball Saturday, February 23rd!


With frigid temperatures, snow, and wind in the forecast for the next few days, we want to bring attention to those struggling at this time of year!

Let’s have some FUN and raise some FUNds for Willis Dady in Cedar Rapids and Shelter House in Iowa City — amazing organizations that provide warmth and support to those struggling with homelessness in the corridor!

The Morning Scramble challenges you to participate, donate, and then nominate someone for the #zSnowAngelChallenge!

Similar to the Ice Bucket Challenge — take a few seconds to play outside, make a video of you making a snow angel in the snow, and then tag it #zSnowAngelChallenge!

Let’s raise some much needed awareness and funds and keep the Snow Angels coming — click here for our Kick Off Challenge video!