Stuff the Bus

Maxwell was out at Athene to help Stuff the Bus with United Way.

Fenders Cycle in Des Moines 4/16/16

Maxwell from the KIOA Morning Show checked out the Fenders Cycle store in Des Moines during one of their events. Be sure to stop by if you are interested in buying a bike!

Fight For Air Climb 2016

KIOA 93.3 made an appearance to the Fight for Air Climb to help runners make it through all four buildings. KIOA DJ Karess Carter participated in the climb as well!

Luck of the Irish Grand Prize Giveaway

One lucky KIOA listener will win a vacation to Dublin, Ireland

Guns and Hoses 3/11/16

Iowa Police and Fire Departments come together to handout donuts and raise money for the Children's Blank Hospital!

93 Cent Gas Surprise

The morning show hosts celebrated Leap Day with cheap gas at Kum & Go!

Hoops For Hope Drake vs. Loyola

Drake's annual Hoops For Hope game honors cancer survivors in the Des Moines Community

The Grass Roots and the Buckinghams at Prairie Meadows

Pam was out at Prairie Meadows to promote the Grass Roots and Buckinghams show!

Trans-Siberian Orchestra Meet and Greet

Members of Trans-Siberian Orchestra performed exclusively for a lucky group of listeners before their show at Wells Fargo Arena

Trans-Siberian Orchestra Acoustic Lounge

Members of Trans-Siberian Orchestra performed exclusively for a lucky group of listeners before their show at Wells Fargo Arena

Vets of Valor 2015

Vets of Valor was a hit bringing in 60,888 dollars for the American Legion of Iowa. Sponsored by First Class Credit Union and hosted at Prairie Meadows!!

Shoes That Fit at Jordan Creek Mall

The KIOA Morning Show was out at Jordan Creek Mall to help promote the Shoes That Fit charity. Mall shoppers were able to stop by to pick up a slip with information on a child in need of warm clothing to shop for. Patrons and listeners were also able to drop of cash donations as well. All of the proceeds will be going to help put winter clothing on children in need this winter!

Mediacom Job Fair

Maxwell was out at Mediacom at Westown Parkway promoting the job fair.

KIOA Final Greatest Car-X Giveaway

Congratulations to Pam Hoffman of Des Moines for winning the 2015 Ford Mustang in the Greatest Car-X Giveaway

KIOA Greatest Car-X Giveaway Car-X NE 14th

The last stop of the KIOA Greatest Car-X Giveaway was held at Car-X NE 14th where listeners got their last opportunity to try to qualify

KIOA Greatest Car-X Car Giveaway Jumpin' Jimmy's

KIOA traveled out to beautiful Lake Ponderosa to get listeners signed up for the KIOA Greatest Car-X Car Giveaway at Jumpin' Jimmy's

7/3/15 GoodGuys

The KIOA Street Team and DJ Alan White visited the GoodGuys event! Participants were able to register for the Car-X Mustang and check out its sweet engine and interior.

KIOA Greatest Car-X Car Giveaway Car-X SE 14th

KIOA stopped by Car-X on SE 14th St to get listeners registered to qualify for the Greatest Car-X Car Giveaway

KIOA Greatest Car-X Car Giveaway Healing Touch

KIOA got listeners signed up to qualify for the Greatest Car-X Car Giveaway and celebrated Healing Touch's Grand Opening

Prairie Meadows

KIOA brought the 2015 Mustang to Prairie Meadows to give listeners a chance to qualify for the Greatest Car-X Giveaway.

Direct TV with Legends and Childrens Cancer Connection

KIOA was at Legends in Johnston with Direct TV and the Satellite guy promoting the Childrens Cancer Connection's send kids to camp. Check out the photos here.

Ride To Remember 2015

KIOA with Alzheimer's Association and Iowa State University Head Football Coach Paul Rhoads and his wife Vickie, on Father's Day 2015 for the 6th annual A Ride to Remember motorcycle event to raise money for those affected by Alzheimer's disease or other dementia.

Car-X in Ames

KIOA went to the Car-X in Ames to get people registered for the Greatest Car-X Giveaway.

Encore Thrift Store

KIOA was out at Encore Thrift Store with Northern Lights Pizza and Hope Ministries for people to register to win the car, eat free pizza, and bring donations.


Alan White & his team promoting another chance for audiences to participate in the drawing of KIOA's Mustang at Rendezvous along with great crowd, food & music by Freestyle!

Johnston Green Days

Attendees of the Johnston Green Days Fair gathered to enjoy ribs, carnival rides, and a chance to sign up for the Greatest Car-X Giveaway

KIOA at Charles Gabus Ford with Wounded Warrior Family Support

KIOA stopped by Charles Gabus Ford to promote Wounded Warrior Family Support and to get listeners to donate to this amazing organization

Wizard World Comic Con 2015

Check out some of the highlights from the Des Moines Wizard World Comic Con.

KIOA Greatest Car-X Car Giveaway ReStore

KIOA stopped by ReStore to giveaway free Northern Lights pizza and get listeners to sign up for the KIOA Greatest Car-X Car Giveaway

Greatest Car-X Giveaway at Car-X 86th Street

KIOA listeners visit the Car-X on 86th Street to register for our 2015 Ford Mustang!

KIOA Greatest Car-X Car Giveaway at Prairie Meadows

KIOA got listeners registered in the Greatest Car-X Car Giveaway at Prairie Meadows the same day the legendary Tony Orlando performed at Prairie Meadows

KIOA Greatest Car-X Car Giveaway Mediacom

KIOA got listeners signed up to qualify for the brand new mustang while Mediacom got listeners started in great new careers at their career fair

Mediacom Career Fair

Maxwell with his street team promoting Mediacom's career fair and giving great audiences another chance to win KIOA's Mustang!

Knoxville Mediacom Car-X Giveaway

Jimmy Olsen joined the KIOA crew at Knoxville's Mediacom walk-in interview day. Listeners stopped by to sign up for the Car-X Giveaway, give their shot at the prize wheel, and sign up for Mediacom's own gieaway

Mustang Car Show - Valley Junction

The street team joined Alan White at the Mustang Show to showcase our V6 Mustang for the big giveaway! Nice weather, wonderful crowd, and amazing collection of Ford Mustangs.

Greek Food Fair 2015

What a fantastic time at the Greek Food Fair this evening with Alan White! Awesome food, great crowd, and fantastic Greek music and dancing and a chance to win KIOA's Mustang!

Mullets Car-X Giveaway

KIOA visited Mullet's to get people registered for the Greatest Car-X Car Giveaway!

KIOA Greatest Car-X Car Giveaway Audio Labs

KIOA stopped by Audio Labs to give away some breakfast pizza and get people registered for the Greatest Car-X Car Giveaway

Mixology Car-X Giveaway

Mixology night on June 6th welcomed superheroes of all kinds this evening! KIOA arrived to allow passers to listen to music and sign up to win a brand new 2015 Mustang before heading inside.

KIOA 93.3 Car-X Giveaway Mediacom

Today Mediacom held a career fair and KIOA was outside promoting the fair for potential employees and to give away prizes including the KIOA Mustang!

Mediacom Job Fair & CarX

Mediacom in Marshalltown hosted a job fair as well as the next chance to win a 2015 Yellow Ford Mustang.

KIOA Greatest Car-X Car Giveaway at Buzzard Billy's

KIOA made a stop at Buzzard Billy's to get people registered for the Greatest Car-X Car Giveaway

KIOA Greatest Car-X Car Giveaway Snookies

KIOA stopped at Snookies to get people registered in the KIOA Greatest Car-X Car Giveaway

Car-X Car Giveaway Kick Off

KIOA started the Car-X Car Giveaway with a big crowd at the Car-X on Merle Hay.

Valley Junction Spring Art Festival

KIOA joined in the fun at the Valley Junction Spring Art Festival filled with interesting creations of the art show, including paintings, prints, sculpture, photography, pottery, jewelry, furniture, clothing, stained glass, fiber and much more.

Free Donuts from Salvation Army and KiOA

Salvation Army celebrated 150 years by giving away donuts outside the KIOA studio!

Military Moms

Check out the photos of the Military Moms Luncheon, presented by First Class Credit Union.

Fenders Cycle 2015 Open House

Fenders Cycle Annual Open House with their new Zero bikes, great food, door prizes and specials! Also enjoy demo rides from Genuine Scooter.

Fenders Cycle Annual Open House

Fenders Cycle Annual Open House with their new Zero bikes, great food, door prizes and specials! Also enjoy demo rides from Genuine Scooter.

Lebeda Mattress Store

Lebeda Mattress Factory celebrated it's biggest Spring Clearance ever with KIOA, with extra savings on discontinued items, closeout colors, one-of-a-kinds, and floor models!

Pack The Knapp Pink

Pam Dixon and KIOA was out at Drake to help the Women's Basketball team Pack the Knapp Pink to help fight breast cancer.

Fleetwood Mac at Wells Fargo Arena

A fully-reunited Fleetwood Mac thrilled fans at Wells Fargo Arena

Iowa Bicycle Coalition

1/24/2015 - Jay and the KIOA gang were out at the Iowa Bicycle Coalition at Hy Vee Hall! They walked around and checked out all of the latest bike equipment, vendors and enjoyed some free beer and bacon samples!

Lebeda Mattress Factory: Urbandale

1/17/2015 - Pam and the KIOA crew had a great day at Lebeda Mattress Factory on 100th Street in Urbandale! Aside from the comfiest beds in town, Lebeda has fantastic deals on their American-made beds.

Flix Brewhouse at El Bait Shop

11/29/2014 - Maxwell spent the evening at El Bait Shop broadcasting live and giving away free movie passes to Flix Brewhouse. Flix Brewhouse is a movie theater, eatery, and brewery all in one! One lucky registrant will win free movies for an entire year!

Fireplace Superstore 11/15/2014

11/15/2014 - Foxy and the KIOA crew found a nice, warm place to hide from the snowy forecast at the Fireplace Superstore. This was the final chance for listeners to register for a Heat & Glo 36" Wall Mount Fireplace and Weber Tailgate Grill.

KIOA's Vets of Valor Presented by First Class Credit Union

11/11/14- KIOA's Vets of Valor helped raise over $18,000 to support Veterans through the Temporary Financial Assistance Program this Veterans Day!

James Taylor

11/01 - KIOA was the pre-show party for James Taylor at Wells Fargo Arena. The winners came up to the KIOA table and got their pair of tickets to the show. One pair of the tickets were front row

Fireplace Superstore 11/1/2014

11/1/2014 - Foxy and the crew hid from the 40 degree weather and warmed things up at the Fireplace Superstore. Listeners registered to win a 36" Wall Mount Heat & Go Fireplace and a Weber Tailgate Grill!

Fireplace Superstore 10/25/2014

Tim Fox and KIOA 93.3 joined the gang at Fireplace Store for some great prize giveaways and excellent food!

Car-X Ankeny

Foxy helped celebrate the Grand Opening of the new Car-X location in Ankeny. With 6 TV's, pulled pork sandwiches, and prizes (including four $250 Car-X gift cards), customers had a great time talking and watching football while they waited for their services to be completed. Stop on out at the new location at 2105 S. Ankeny Blvd!

Midwest Construction

Max and Pam were at the Midwest Construction Open House today. There were specials on windows and siding, and customers came to look at the Sun Rooms and pet the "unofficial mascot" Aggie.

Veridian Credit Union

KIOA's Alan White spent the morning at Veridian Credit Union in Ankeny for their Paper Shred Day. People didn't event need to get out of the car, as the team helped them shred unwanted confidential documents and donate unused computer equipment.

Puppy Up Walk

9/26 - KIOA joined the Puppy Up Walk at Grays Lake. The walk worked to benefit research for human and canine cancer. The event was full of tail-wagging dogs, venders, and a live band.

KIOA at the Murphy Towers Service Open House

08/28/2014 KIOA stopped out at the customer appreciation open house for Murphy Tower Service where they were having a raffle benefiting the Special Olympics of Iowa.

Congratulations Maxwell - 2014 Iowa Rock N Roll Hall of Fame Inductee

Our own Maxwell is a 2014 inductee into the Iowa Rock N Roll Hall of Fame!

Adam's Aquatics

8/23/2014 - KIOA was wagging tails at Adams Aquatics to commemorate its union with Diggity Dog. The event featured free pizza, cookies, and drinks. Pet owners were encouraged to bring in their furry friends and enjoy discounts across the store.


Foxy was broadcasting live from the Lebeda on Merle Hay Rd. for there incredible Summer Clearance Sale! Stop by the store before the end of August to take advantage of these great deals!

KIOA Car-X Classic Car or Cash Giveaway: The Final Giveaway

7/26/2014 - Today was the day. Maxwell, Pam, and Tim Fox met with the KIOA Car-X Classic Car or Cash Giveaway finalists to determine who would win the $5000 cash or the '89 IROC-Z Camaro Convertible. Congratulations to Mike Freeman for walking away $5000 richer and Shannon DeLouis for driving off with her new classic car!

July 19th Car-X

KIOA was out at Car-X of Des Moines giving away free pizza and having a good time.

Valley Junction Farmers Market

7/17 - KIOA brought the Car-X Classic Car or Cash Giveaway to the Valley Junction Farmers Market.

5 & Diner

7/15/14- 93.3 KIOA was out at 5 & Diner for the car show and to enjoy some great burgers and fries on Tuesday evening!

Car-X Classic Car or Cash Giveaway in Altoona

07/12/2014 - KIOA rolled into Altoona to give listeners a chance to qualify to be a Car-X Classic Car or Cash Giveway finalist and free Northern Lights Pizza.

KIOA Car-X Classic Car or Cash Giveaway: Window World

7/12/2014 - It was Customer Appreciation Day at Window World! Aside from the free food and great KIOA hits, Window World had the Window World Indy Car and the St. Jude Chopper by American Chopper on-site! Listeners also stopped by for a chance to qualify for our 1989 Camaro IROC-Z.

Bennigans Classic Car Show

07/09/14 - The cars were out on a gorgeous Wednesday evening, and Foxy helped people sign up for the Car-X Classic Car otr Cash Giveaway.

Clive Car-X Classic Car or Cash Giveaway

July 5th, 2014- KIOA was out at Clive this afternoon with pizza to help promote and register some people to qualify to win either $5000 cash or a Classic Car.

KIOA Car-X Classic Car or Cash Giveaway at Prairie Meadows

6/27/14 - Pam and the KIOA Crew were out at Prairie Meadows on Friday night to help register people for a chance at the KIOA classic car, as well as other major prizes to be given away towards the end of the summer.

Yankee Clipper

6/24/14- KIOA was enjoying Taco Tuesday at Yankee Clipper and was registering listeners for the Car Giveaway and a Shock Top Lemon Shandy Orlando Getaway!

Iowa Cubs

Maxwell, Pam, and the KIOA crew were hanging out at Principal Park this morning "playing hooky" and getting listeners signed up to win the KIOA Car-X giveaway car!

Car-X Classic Car or Cash Giveaway at Ames Car-x

6-21-2015 – KIOA’s Car-x Classic Car or Cash Giveaway came to Cyclone country when they rolled into the Car-X in Ames. Listeners were able to enter to qualify to win KIOA’s classic car and also given Great Plains Pizza.

Car-X Classic Car or Cash Giveaway - Ride to Remember

Hundreds of bikers braved the bad weather to support the cause in Ames. Hosted by the Alzheimer's Association, the 5th annual Ride to Remember raised money for those affected by Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia. Iowa State University Head Football Coach Paul Rhoads was there to speak and give autographs, and the hour and a half ride was wrapped up with sunshine and good barbecue.

Ace Hardware in Altoona

6/21/2014 - KIOA celebrated the grand opening of the Ace Hardware in Altoona.

Car-X Classic Car or Cash Giveaway - Rendezvous on Riverview

Great music, great weather, and great food were the highlight of Rendezvous on Riverview. KIOA's '89 IROC-Z Camaro Convertible parked right next to the stage as Brother Trucker shook things up. Make sure to stop out for a different band every Friday this summer!

Johnston Green Days

Maxwell came to the Johnston Green Days with a new artist for our listeners to try and guess to win the KIOA Car-X Car!

Meskwaki Bingo Casino Cash or Car-X Giveaway

KIOA and Maxwell from the morning show visited Meskwaki Bingo Casino for a chance to register for our Cash or Car-X giveaway. We had our 89 IROC-Z Camaro convertible on display.

Cash or Car-X Giveaway - "Peace" Classic Car and Truck Show

6/15/2014 - Nothing says “Father’s Day” better than a good car show. KIOA took the '89 IRoc-Z Camaro Convertible over to Peace Evangelical Church on SW 14th St. for the 12th Annual "Peace" Classic Car And Truck Show. With door prizes, juicy hamburgers, great music, and 183 cars, this show was one not to miss.

Cash or Car-X Giveaway - Bondurant Laser Car Wash

06/14/2014 - KIOA's Cash or Car-X giveaway spent this beautiful morning at the Bondurant Laser Car Wash. Make sure you come in to our next stop for your chance to win!!

Cash or Car-X Giveaway - Car-X on 86th

06/14/2014 - Pam and KIOA's Cash or Car-X Giveaway came to the Car-X on 86th street. Listeners were given free Northern Lights Pizza and coupons to the Old Guys Car Show

Cash or Car-X Giveaway - Angelo's on 8th

06/13/2014 - The Gents rocked the patio at Angelo's and Pam showed off the Car-X Camero.

Car X Car and Cash Giveaway at DM Public Schools

06102014 People of all ages were out this morning lined up for the Des Moines Public School's job fair. They have positions open, including bus drivers, janitorial and line cooks. Kate Garner was on site with the KIOA giveaway car, a 1989 Camaro.

Cher with Cyndi Lauper at Wells Fargo Arena

Cher and Cyndi Lauper entertained a sold-out crowd at Wells Fargo Arena

Cash or Car-X Giveaway at Brass Armadillo

6/8/14 - The 1989 I-ROC-Z Camaro Convertible pulled in to the Brass Armadillo for the Annual Brass Armadillo Tent Sale. With free ice cream sundaes, jumbo hot dogs, and KIOA music, the listeners enjoyed the beautiful weather as they shopped for antiques and registered to take home the sweet set of wheels.

KIOA Cash or Car X Giveaway Stop at Brickstreet Market

6/7/14 - KIOA’s Car X or Cash Give Away cruised over to Bondurant’s Brickstreet Market where the cloudy skies began to clear. People were given able to guess the ‘Artist of the Day’ for a chance to enter to win a 1989 Camero. In addition, Brickstreet Market provided people ice cream sundaes, face painting, a dunk tank, and a watermelon eating contest.

Cash or Car-X Giveaway kick off!

6/7/14 - The Cash or Car-X Giveaway started off with a clash of thunder and lightning and was quickly a smash hit with KIOA listeners eager to get a glimpse at this year's car!

Classic Car-X Giveaway stop at Bondurant Laser Wash

6/7/14 - Maxwell and the Camero were out in Bondurant for the second stop of the Cash or Car-X Giveaway! Rain or shine (or in the case of Bondurant Laser Wash, shine) folks were eager to guess the KIOA Artist of the Day and try their hand at winning the beautiful car!

Vintage Bike Night at Angelo's at 8th

06/06/14 - KIOA was on hand for Angelo's on 8th's Vintage Bike Night!

Shock Top Lemon Shandy Orlando Giveaway Kick-Off!

5/29/2014 The first stop on our Shock Top Lemon Shandy Orlando Giveaway was Saints Pub in West Des Moines. If you would like to find out more locations for your chance to enter check out

Winefest - Iowa Lawn Party

Winefest Des Moines travels to the Jasper Winery for some wine, food, music and fun!


5/30/14 - Patrons at Angelos were treated to the sounds of Stan Pan and his steel drums, as well as food and drink specials while Maxwell and the KIOA team were helping people register to win tickets to the Eagles and other great prizes from KIOA!

Smokin in the Junction

5/25/14 - Valley Junction's annual Smokin in the Junction brought groups of all ages to taste some amazing BBQ, as well as listen to live music, take part in children's activities such as bounce houses, and much much more!

Angelo's on 8th

5/23/14- KIOA was out at Angelo's on 8th Friday for drink specials and half price appetizers! Listeners were also given a chance to register to win a pair of tickets to see the Eagles!

Angelo's on 8th - Party with Pam

05/16/14 - Angelo's on 8th was a happening place when Pam and her posse came by for drinks, pizza and fun!

Lebeda Spring Clearance in Urbandale!

Foxy was out broadcasting live at the Lebeda in Urbandale for their big Spring Clearance SALE!

Fenders Cycle Annual Open House

042614 - Cycle enthusiasts came from all over to Fenders Cycle Annual Open House on Saturday where everything was 10% off! Attendees enjoyed grilled food and beverages while shopping and were able to register at the KIOA tent to win a prize!

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