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Focus on the Family’s “Get in the Show” Contest Celebrates 25 Years of “Adventures in Odyssey” with Historic Event

Get in the Show Contest

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Colorado Springs, Colorado – Focus on the Family’s “Adventures in Odyssey” radio drama is inviting you to participate in its 25th birthday celebration with an exciting event: the unveiling of the “Get in the Show” contest winner!

Out of more than 5,000 national entries, the contest’s three finalists will be flown to Focus on the Family’s campus in Colorado Springs to audition in front of a live audience with three of the show’s actors: Andre Stojka, Katie Leigh and Zach Callison.

Show attendees will be able to vote that day for the winner, and the event will also be streamed live at Whitsend.org, where viewers worldwide can vote. The winner will be revealed at the end of the event.

WHAT
“Adventures in Odyssey’s” “Get in the Show” final event where three finalists will audition live to be in AIO Volume #57 and featured on the cover of Clubhouse magazine’s March 2013 issue. There will also be an autograph session and “meet and greet” with the three actors afterwards.

Adventures in Odyssey is a radio drama for children by Focus on the Family heard on more than 2 million households each week, airing on 2,115 radio facilities in the U.S. alone, as well as being streamed online.

WHEN
Saturday, Nov. 3, from 9:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Check-in begins at 8:15 a.m., and booths will be displayed in the lobby. Doors to the auditorium open at 9 a.m., and the program begins at 9:30 a.m.                    

WHERE
Focus on the Family’s headquarters in Colorado Springs, Colo. Visitors can also enjoy AIO discounts at the Welcome Center bookstore and these Welcome Center attractions:

  • Whit’s End Soda Shoppe
  • An award-winning indoor play area
  • A three-story slide, A-Bend-A-Go
  • A puppet stage
  • KYDS Radio Studio where kids can record their voice on an AIO episode to take home

WHY
Adventures in Odyssey has been impacting kids and adults alike since the show’s beginning. As the show turns 25 this year, we wanted to remind kids that God has an ultimate casting call on their lives and a unique part for each of them to play in this world.

WHO
Jesse Florea, host of the Official Adventures in Odyssey Podcast, can discuss event details and the AIO program.

REGISTRATION
$7 (includes lunch, birthday cake and admission)

To learn more about the “Get in the Show” event, visit our newsroom.

For more information, contact Nina Coppola at 719-531-3386.

About Focus on the Family
Focus on the Family, which reaches about 238 million people in 130 countries, is a global Christian ministry that helps families thrive. We provide help and resources for strengthening believers in their faith and sharing the gospel; building resilient marriages that reflect God’s design; equipping parents to raise their children with a thriving faith; advocating for the preborn and orphaned; and engaging the culture through a biblical worldview. Visit Focus online at www.focusonthefamily.com and on Facebook at facebook.com/focusonthefamily. You can follow us on Twitter at twitter.com/focusfamily.

 

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