Announcing 101.3 KDWB’s Jingle Ball Monday December 8th 2014 Xcel Energy Center



 Top Recording Artists Ariana Grande, Demi Lovato, OneRepublic and Iggy Azalea

Lead All-Star Lineup Celebration to Benefit The Ryan Seacrest Foundation.

Minneapolis/St. Paul, Minn. – October 9, 2014 – 101.3 KDWB, The Twin Cities #1 Hit Music Station, today unveiled the star-studded lineup for its annual holiday concert, 101.3 KDWB’s Jingle Ball 2014, presented by Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Park, taking place onMonday, December 8, at 7:30 p.m. CST at Xcel Energy Center.  101.3 KDWB’s Jingle Ball 2014 is part of the national iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Tour, the season’s biggest annual music event that captures the holiday spirit of the iHeartRadio app, in Los Angeles, Philadelphia, New York, Boston, Washington D.C., Chicago, Miami and Tampa, with additional Jingle Ball concert events in Dallas, Seattle, Atlanta and Columbus.

101.3 KDWB’s “The Dave Ryan Show” officially announced the all-star performers for 101.3 KDWB’s Jingle Ball 2014 which will include Ariana Grande, Demi Lovato, OneRepublic, Iggy Azalea, Meghan Trainor, Jessie J, Nico & Vinz, Kiesza, Rita Ora, Becky G and Shawn Mendes, with special guest host Nick Jonas. Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Park, the world’s first indoor trampoline park and inventors of “fun fitness,” is the presenting sponsor for 101.3 KDWB’s Jingle Ball 2014.

Tickets will be sold exclusively to KDWB VIP’s via Ticketmaster outlets starting Thursday, October 16, at 10 a.m. CST until Saturday, October 18, at 9:59 a.m. CST.  To become a KDWB VIP, please visit and use the Keyword: VIP. Any remaining tickets will be available for public purchase starting Saturday, October 18, at 10 a.m. CST via

101.3 KDWB’s Jingle Ball will kick-off with the action-packed KDWB Jingle Ball Pre-Party, the official pre-event celebration.  The event, which is free to the public, will include performances by fan favorites Shawn Mendes and Bea Miller.  101.3 KDWB’s Jingle Ball Pre-Party at the Roy Wilkins Auditorium in downtown St. Paul, adjacent to the Xcel Energy Center will also feature a live broadcast with KDWB’s Lucas, interactive contests, backstage passes, and ticket upgrades from participating sponsors.  The event will welcome fans of all ages at 3 – 6 p.m. CST.

“101.3 KDWB is excited to continue the tradition and bring the hottest musical acts to the Twin Cities for another amazing concert event,” said Rich Davis, 101.3 KDWB’s Program Director.  “ 101.3 KDWB’s Jingle Ball is a holiday staple and the season wouldn’t be the same without it.”

“We are very excited to partner with our friends at KDWB for the second year in a row to present a Twin Cities holiday staple, 101.3 KDWB’s Jingle Ball 2014,” said David Hustrulid, Owner of Sky Zone Indoor Trampoline Parks in the Twin Cities as well as several markets nationally. “It was hugely successful for SkyZone last year and we are thrilled to be back.”

Every year 101.3 KDWB’s Jingle Ball gives back to the community to celebrate the holiday season.  This year’s official charity for 101.3 KDWB’s Jingle Ball 2014 is the Ryan Seacrest Foundation – $1.00 of each ticket sold will be donated to the non-profit organization, which is dedicated to inspiring today’s youth through entertainment and education focused initiatives.

 “The Ryan Seacrest Foundation is excited to be a part of Jingle Ball again this year, collaborating with iHeartMedia to help us raise funds and awareness for our work with pediatric hospitals across the country,” said Meredith Seacrest, Executive Director & COO of the Ryan Seacrest Foundation.  “It’s really fun to be a part of the concert filled with the greatest pop stars of today, and we are extremely grateful for iHeartMedia’s ongoing support of our cause.”

Proud partners of this year’s national iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Tour event(s) include: Macy’s and The CW Network. Multimarket partners include: Allstate Insurance Company.


For up-to-minute information on 101.3 KDWB’s Jingle Ball 2014 log on to keyword: Jingle Ball or listen to 101.3 KDWB on-air or online via the station’s website, as well as on and the iHeartRadio mobile app, iHeartMedia’s all-in-one music streaming and digital radio service. iHeartRadio is available across web, mobile phones, tablets, automotive partners, smart TVs, gaming devices and more. iHeartRadio is always free for listeners to use, with no capped hours or monthly subscription fees. It delivers everything listeners want in an all-in-one platform: Instant access to more than 1,500 radio stations from across the country, user-created Custom Stations inspired by a favorite artist or song, thousands of curated digital stations “Perfect For” any mood or activity, and a Shows & Personalities feature giving users access to the best on-demand news, talk and entertainment content available today.  To see all available platforms and to download the app, visit