Birmingham, AL – SummitMedia radio station WBPT, 106.9-FM is changing from “The Eagle” to “The Force” on Friday May the 4th. The Eagle will change the station logo, sound of the station, and on-air image Friday May 4th, 2018 to celebrate “Star Wars Day” including: Star Wars movie clips and special Star Wars themed songs played throughout the day on-air.
Program Director John Olsen says, “May the 4th has become an unofficial holiday for Star Wars fans. We love the whole Star Wars franchise and want to celebrate with other Alabama Star Wars fans.”
Additionally, 106.9’s on-air personalities, Lisa Mason and Ricky Aaron, will be dressed as Star Wars characters and broadcasting live from Black Market Bar & Grill in Southside with Star Wars themed games, giveaways, and trivia on May 4th, 2018 from 3pm-7pm.
John Olsen added, “May the 4th be with you!”