World Pulse Festival
The World Pulse Festival is a Christian contemporary music festival in South Bend, Indiana. The World Pulse Festival was started by LeSEA Broadcasting Corp. in 1987 as a birthday celebration for WHME. It is held on WHME grounds in South Bend, Indiana, except in 2014, when it was held at the Compton Family Ice Arena at Notre Dame; its attendance numbers have ranged between 40,000 and 60,000 attendees, making it one of the largest Christian music festivals in the Midwest.
- 2002-Newsboys, ZOEgirl, Michael W. Smith, Mark Schultz, By The Tree, Andy, & Everyday Sunday.
- 2003-Newsboys, Sixpence None The Richer, Jars of Clay, Paul Colman Trio, Out of Eden, Denver, The Mile High Orchestra.
- 2004-Third Day, Audio Adrenaline, Rebecca St. James, Tait, and Petra.
- 2005-Phil Keaggy, MercyMe, Jars of Clay, Nicole C. Mullen.
- 2006-Barlow Girl, Jeremy Camp, TobyMac, Newsboys, Salvador.
- 2007-Superchick, Sanctus Real, Krystal Myers Kutless, Michael W. Smith.
- 2008-C3, Mandisa, Skillet, TobyMac, Casting Crowns.
- 2009-Robbie Seay Band, Ayiesha Woods, Hawk Nelson, David Crowder Band, Jeremy Camp.
- 2010-Josh Wilson, Sidewalk Prophets, Fireflight, Kutless, Amy Grant, TobyMac.
- 2011-Newsboys, Third Day, Jars of Clay, Group 1 Crew, Dara Maclean, Hyland.
- 2012-MercyMe, Needtobreathe, Peter Furler, Britt Nicole, Rhett Walker Band, Dara Maclean, Manic Drive.
- 2013-Switchfoot, Audio Adrenaline, Natalie Grant, The City Harmonic, Jason Castro.
- 2014-Chris Tomlin, Sanctus Real, Mandisa, Skillet, Building 429, Colton Dixon, Ellie Holcomb and 1 Girl Nation.
- 2015-Amy Grant, Tenth Avenue North, Michael W. Smith, Building 429, Sidewalk Prophets, Vertical Church Band, Blanca.
- History of World Pulse Festival World Pulse Festival. Accessed August 15, 2012
- World Pulse Festival Attracts 50000+ Wong, Joanna S. Christian Today. August 21, 2004. Accessed August 15, 2012
- World Pulse Festival 2003 MSN Entertainment. August 16, 2003. Accessed August 15, 2012