User uShare Login | Register
Login
Register

Along with posting photos, videos, and stories, your uShare account lets you post Classified Ads, recipes on What's For Dinner, and Announcements.


58° View Weather Current Conditions Sioux Falls Change Location
Set Weather Options

RADAR LOCATION

TEMPERATURE LOCATION

Share your Photos, Videos, and Stories on uShare! Click here to get started.

News

[0] My Saved Articles
Back to all news

Business

Find local businesses
on the KELO Pages!

 

Keeping it Cool at LifeLight

August 31, 2012, 9:42 AM by Austin Hoffman

Keeping it Cool at LifeLight
WORTHING, SD -

LifeLight 2012 takes the stage in Worthing, South Dakota, Friday afternoon. It's the largest free Christian music festival in the country.

"We are excited,” LifeLight CEO Alan Greene said.

What started 15 years ago on two acres has now grown to 225 acres. And there's something for everyone.

"One-hundred-six bands, seven stages, all genres of music and again, it’s much more than music. There really is something for the whole family," Greene said.

Greene says it should be a great weekend for an outdoor concert. But a little preparation is never a bad thing.

"Most people when they come to a festival think outdoors. Bring lawn chairs, bring umbrellas; it’s not going to rain but want to keep the sun.  A lot of people put screen tents up way near the back; you can’t hinder the viewing here. But just think outdoors, sunscreen.  It may be the last great summer weekend here in South Dakota," Greene said.

You can bring water into the main stage area but no coolers. He says there will also be plenty of concessions on site.

With how dry it's been, fire danger is also on many people's mind.  But Greene says they have a great team that's ready for any situation.

"We have such a great risk-management crew.  We've been doing this for 15 years so I think we've got everything covered," Greene said.

He says the event is something that's looked forward to by many people each year and encourages anyone to come and have a good time.

“It’s a carnival, it's food, it's great music, great news. Just a little bit of everything for the whole family,” Greene said.

Gates open Friday at noon and runs through Sunday night.  You can find details on performances on the LifeLight website.

Previous Story

Next Story


Comments





RELATED STORIES


 
Find Local Businesses on KELO Pages!

View business

You may also like

Historic Sioux Falls Building For Sale

9/15/2014 4:24 PM

The Carpenter Building on South Phillips Avenue in Sioux Falls is for sale for $4.2 million.

Full Story
Sioux Falls Named 41st In Best Small To Midsize Cities List

9/15/2014 1:43 PM

Sioux Falls comes in at number 41 on Livability.com's list of the nation's best small to midsized cities.

Full Story
SF Judge Considering Another Walmart Lawsuit

9/19/2014 5:41 PM

Homeowners believe the City of Sioux Falls didn't live up to its promise of having a conditional use permitting process for the new store proposed...

Full Story | Watch
Unbridled Business

9/15/2014 10:10 PM

Most of us think of successful online retailers as being located in big cities.  But the truth is when your customers are on the Internet, you ca...

Full Story | Watch
Great Outdoor Store Recognized By National Magazine

9/17/2014 3:33 PM

Outdoor USA Magazine is giving high marks to a Sioux Falls store.

Full Story


Events