Sonrise Notes for July 27th...
...Disney’s Night of Joy is coming up the weekend of September 5-6 at Disney World in Florida. Every Year the Magic Kingdom is filled with all your favorite Sonrise artists performing on multiple stages, and if you get a Night of Joy ticket, you can see them all. Plus, when everyone else has to leave, when they shut down early at night, you get to stay and ride the rides and enjoy the shows! Click here for more information.
...Sonrise artists Citizen Way and Mikeschair will be performing this afternoon at the Sugar Grove Corn Boil in Sugar Grove, Illinois. There’s also a Corn Boil Challenge, with a blue ribbon prize, as well as a carnival, parade, a 5K Run/Walk, a kids zone and of course – MUSIC! See what else is happening at the Corn Boil today by going to http://sugargrovecornboil.org/entertainment/live-music/.
...Jamie Grace will be the first Christian music artist to ever be featured on a 7UP can! In Pepsi MidAmerica's region, which includes Illinois, Missouri, Arkansas, Kentucky and Tennessee, soda drinkers will be greeted with for KING & COUNTRY on their Pepsi cans, Casting Crowns on their Dr. Peppers, Britt Nicole on Mountain Dew cans, and Josh Wilson on cans of Diet Pepsi. Earlier this year, Jamie Grace was chosen by fans as the person to appear on 7up cans. Pepsi MidAmerica is set to distribute 25 million of these special edition cans starting this fall and consumers will be able to download a free song by the artist pictured on their can.
...Universal Studios Rock The Universe is almost here! Friday and Saturday September 5-6, Sonrise artists like Third Day, Newsboys, Jeremy Camp, Switchfoot, and several others will converge on Universal Studios in Orlando. Plus everyone’s talking about the new parks, two uniquely different lands of The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™; one located in each of Universal Orlando’s two theme parks. Everything you want to know about Rock The Universe can be found here.
...Lincoln Brewster will be celebrating his birthday this Wednesday. Former Barlowgirl member Lauren Barlow turns 29 this Tuesday; and former Audio Adrenaline member Barry Blair shares a birthday Thursday with Krystal Meyers. And happy birthday to you if yours is this week too!
...If you didn’t already know, Chris Tomlin is one of the original founders of the world famous Passion conferences that started here in the US, and have spread world wide. This year they’ve put together a disc with performances from the Atlanta and Houston conferences that feature the Passion Band and Chris, as well as a speaking segment from Passion co-founder Louie Giglio, along with songs that include Kristian Stanfill, Christy Nockels, Matt Redman and Crowder. You can find out more about the disc at christomlin.com.