It’s winter. And it’s time to jam. Simple as that! The aptly named Winter Jam 2015 returns to Fort Wayne, Indiana and takes place Thursday, March 19 at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum.

 

 

Winter Jam is an all-night rock celebration. Artists range from mainstream to secular Christian artists. This event is family-friendly, perfect for teens and young adults as well, and will lift anyone’s spirits! The Winter Jam Tour was formed in 1995 by Christian rock band Newsong. Today it's grown into an affordable, impactful night of worship. Past performing artists have included Toby Mac, Steven Curtis Chapman, Newsboys, Third Day and more!

The 2015 Winter Jam Lineup includes:

   Skillet

   Jeremy Camp

   Fancesca Battistelli

   Building 429

   Family Force 5

   Newsong

   For King & County

   Blanca

   About a Mile

   Veridia

   Speaker Tony Nolan

Headliner Skillet is a hardcore Christian rock band that formed in 1996 in Memphis, Tennessee. To date they have sold more than two million albums in the United States alone. Some of of their fan favorite hits include "Hero," "Savior," "Comatose" and "The Older I Get." Their songs can be heard inside churches and on popular rock radio. 

For Jam Nation ticketholders (a VIP program) doors open at 4:30 p.m. Doors open at 6 p.m. for those buying tickets the day of. Show time is 7 p.m. The Coliseum is located on the north side of Fort Wayne at 400 Parnell Ave. Tickets are incredibly economical at only $10 each at the door! No advance ticket is required for admittance. Parking ranges from $5 to $8 per vehicle.

Insider Tip: The Coliseum has put together a handy restaurant guide to help you pick out a tasty dining option pre-show. Check it out online hereCasa Ristorante Italiano, right across the street at 4111 Parnell Ave., is one of my personal favorites for italian cuisine!