Frequently Asked Questions


How do I listen online?
Click on the Listen Live button at the top of every page.

How can I find out what just played?
You can find the last 10 songs on the main page under the playlist. You can check out our Recently Played page to see the last 20 songs.

How can I request a song?

Tom takes classic requests for the Free Country Rewind that airs Sundays 8 a.m. to Noon. Email [email protected] to make a request.

All other music-related questions can be sent to [email protected]

How do I get to your office?
You can find our address on the contact page.

How can I get a birthday announcement on the air?
The Free Country Wake Up Crew checks [email protected] for birthday announcements every morning around 6:50 AM. Use that email if you want to hear a birthday during the show!

Is WFRE on Facebook?
Yes! WFRE is on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram


When can I pick up my prize?
Due to COVID-19 all prizes are being mailed to winners except Brew of the Week Winners.  Tea Baskets can be picked up at the station.  Please coordinate a time by emailing [email protected]

How do I enter online contests?
You have to sign up for the Free Country Club to enter online contests. You can register here.

Where can I find contest rules?
Our official rules for all contests can be found here.

Can someone else pick up my prize?
Yes, but you will have to do some extra steps:

  • You need to give the full name of the person that is picking up your prize to the DJ while they taking your information.
  • You can also call 301-663-4181 before your pick up deadline to add the full name of your proxy to the prize entry.
  • Make sure that they have the email with your prize identification number when they come to the station.

Can prizes be mailed?
Due to COVID-19 we are mailing prizes to winners.

Can my tickets be left at Will Call?
Tickets will not be left at Will Call unless you are specifically told they will be left there under your name.

How long do I have to claim my prize?
Most prizes have a 30-day time limit for pick up.

Will I be taxed on my prize?
You will be taxed on your prize only if:

  • Your prize is valued at $600 or more
  • The value of all prizes won in a calendar year meets or exceeds $600


When is traffic on the air?
Mornings (5AM to 10AM) and Afternoons (3PM to 7PM)

How can I give tips to WFRE\’s traffic team?
Call the WFRE Studio Line or text the Mattress Warehouse Text Line: 301-695-9373

Where do I find closing information
WFRE posts closing and cancellation updates on the Storm Center page during severe weather.

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Phone Numbers

Office Phone: 301-663-4181
Studio Phone: 301-695-9373