Mercy Recruitment Fair

Scott Allen was out at Mercy East promoting the Nursing Fair as well as getting listeners signed up to win some great prizes!

Prairie Meadows Kentucky Derby

Colleen was out at Prairie Meadows for the Kentucky Derby!

Garth Brooks at Wells Fargo Arena

Check out photos from Garth Brooks' stop in Des Moines

AT&T Grand Opening

Luke was at the grand opening for AT&T in West Des Moines!

Younker's Hiring Event

Younker's at Valley West Mall had a hiring event and Colleen was their for all the fun!

Adventureland's Monster roller coaster construction

Check out photos of the progress being made on Adventureland's new roller coaster!

A Great Big World at Wooly's

A Great Big World performs in their first show in Iowa

A Great Big World Soundcheck Party

STAR listeners get exclusive access to meet and watch the band rehearse before their show.

Colleen's Big Birthday Rub

Colleen from Big Ken and Colleen in the Morning celebrated her 40th birthday with 40 back massages for listeners!

Ben Rector's Sound Check Party

STAR 102.5 held a private sound check party for the Live in the Vineyard finalists with Ben Rector.

Royal Flooring in Altoona

Karess was at the Royal Flooring location in Altoona, making cookies and pizza and talking about the store!

Fall Out Boy Preshow

STAR was at Wells Fargo Arena to hang out with the fans of Fall Out Boy!

Fall Out Boy and AWOLNATION at Wells Fargo Arena

Fall Out Boy along with AWOLNATION perform at Wells Fargo Arena

Younkers Goodwill Sale

Jimmy Wright was out at Valley West Mall for Younkers Goodwill Sale!

Wal-Mart 3-5-16

DJ Luke Matthews checks out the new remodeled Wal-Mart in Knoxville!

Mercy Nursing Recruitment Event

Scott Allen was broadcasting from the Mercy Nursing Recruitment Event!

Blue Ribbon Bacon Festival 2016

All the sights (sorry, no smells) from BaconFest!

Jason Aldean at Wells Fargo Arena

Jason Aldean returns to Wells Fargo Arena for his "We Were Here Tour"

STAR 102.5's Downtown Countdown 2015

STAR 102.5's Jimmy Wright and Luke Matthews ring in 2016 at Iowa's biggest New Year's Eve party!

Combat Hunger 2015

The STAR 102.5 team hit the streets on November 19th and 20th! The team collected money and food donations for the Iowa Food Bank to help COMBAT HUNGER!

X Ambassadors in the STAR Acoustic Lounge

X Ambassadors visited the STAR Acoustic Lounge before playing a sold-out show at Wooly's.

Rob Thomas Concert

Rob Thomas and his band get into the Halloween spirit at his concert at the Des Moines Civic Center

Katy Perry performs in Downtown Des Moines

STAR Artist Katy Perry performs in Downtown Des Moines

Taylor Swift at Wells Fargo Arena

Taylor Swift sells out Wells Fargo Arena yet again with a fantastic show

Pick Your Purse Party Highlights

9/9/2015- Check out some of the highlights from the Pick Your Purse Party at Jasper Winery.

STAR 102.5's Deep Fried Dash at the Iowa State Fair

Finalists compete for a 2015 Ford Mustang from Charles Gabus Ford in the messiest contest at the Iowa State Fair

STAR 102.5's Summer Block Party - Pointe Vista

Our last Block Party of the summer ended with a bang at Pointe Vista. The community enjoyed a beautiful night, free food, and lots of games and activities.

STAR 102.5's Summer Block Party - Johnston Commons

More than 1,000 people came out on a beautiful day in Johnston for free food, games, prizes and more!

STAR 102.5's Summer Block Party - Colby Park

More than 1,000 people enjoyed a beautiful night, free food, and lots of games and activities at our second Summer Block Party, presented by Charles Gabus Ford

STAR 102.5's Summer Block Party - Tower Park

Our first of four Summer Block Parties kicked off in the Beaverdale neighborhood with hundreds coming out to enjoy the beautiful day

Wizard World Comic Con 2015

Check out some of the highlights from the Des Moines Wizard World Comic Con.

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Crack the code and win $1,000 in gas

What’s On Tap


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