Event Description: Sponsor: Spierings Cancer Foundation
Event: Rock Cancer
Date: Saturday, August 16th
Location: Doyle Park, Little Chute
Rock Cancer is the primary annual fundraiser for Spierings Cancer Foundation. It is a day-long celebration of life, music and fun, held on the 3rd Saturday of August each year at Doyle Park in Little Chute, WI. People of all ages come early and stay late to enjoy food, drink, games, raffles, a silent auction, and of course, plenty of music!
Funds raised during Rock Cancer provide financial support to local families affected by cancer, enhance medical care for patients in the Fox Cities and fund cancer research in Wisconsin. In 2013, more than 5,000 people attended Rock Cancer and raised more than $108,000. Over the past five years, Rock Cancer has raised more than $400,000 to support Spierings Cancer Foundation’s mission of helping people affected by cancer.
Bands: Homemade Brew, Straight Chuters, The Bomb, Adams Way and Half Empty
Wristband tickets: $5.00- available at Vanderloop Shoes, Seth's Coffee, Bank of Little Chute and all Prospera Credit Union locations.
Wisconsin Strongman performance, inflatables and kid's activities, dunk tank and more.
105.7 WAPL, Wisconsin's Rock Station, is a 100,000 watt radio station serving Green Bay, Appleton, Oshkosh, and the surrounding communities in the Fox Valley and Northeast Wisconsin.
105.7 WAPL is also your FM home for Green Bay Packers football. Listen all season for complete Packers Radio Network game coverage from Wayne Larrivee and Larry McCarren.
The Rockin' Apple has spent over thirty years entertaining listeners through the music of artists like Led Zeppelin, Aerosmith, AC/DC, Ozzy Osbourne, Van Halen, Metallica, Pink Floyd, Motley Crue, and countless others - along with concerts, contests and the humor of the veteran morning duo of Rick and Len.
In 2008, WAPL won the prestigious Marconi Award for national Rock Station of the Year. WAPL has also been awarded Rolling Stone Magazine Reader's Choice Station five times (1990, 92, 93, 94, and 95). In 1999, the station won Radio and Records Small Market Rock Station of the Year, and in 2004 and 2006 won the Wisconsin Area Music Industry.