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The WHAS Crusade For Children starts Saturday, here's where to find ABC programs

Due to WHAS Crusade For Children airing on WHAS11, your regularly scheduled programs starting at 12:00pm have moved.

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — The 68th WHAS Crusade for Children airs Saturday starting at 1pm. 

This annual event helps raise millions of dollars for children with special needs in Kentucky and Indiana.

Due to WHAS Crusade For Children airing on WHAS11, your regularly scheduled programs starting at 1 p.m. have moved. Regular programming can be viewed on WHAS 11.2, Channel 432 on Spectrum or the Watch ESPN app.

Here's where you can find other ABC programs:


12p-1p: UFC 263 Countdown - Adesanya vs Vettori 2 will air on WHAS11.2.

1p-3p: WNBA Game will air on WHAS11.2 The match is Las Vegas Aces at the Washington Mystics. 

3p-5p: WNBA on WHAS11.2 Chicago Sky at the Los Angeles Sparks.


10:30a-11:00a: Mass of Air will air on WHAS11.2

12:30p-3:30p: NBA featuring Atlanta at Philadelphia will air on WHAS11.2

3:30p-6:00p: NBA: Dallas at the LA Clippers or Dallas at Utah. The matchup will air in WHAS11.2

WHAS Crusade For Children

The 2021 Crusade for Children telethon will be held on June 5 and 6. Everything kicks off at 1 p.m. on Saturday and the tote board with the final donation tally will be revealed around 7 p.m. Sunday.

Where can I watch it?

The telethon will be shown in its entirety on WHAS-TV in Louisville, WHAS Radio (AM 840) and on the WHAS11 website (whas11.com) and Facebook page.

Additional live broadcasts will be shown on Sunday from 12:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Sunday, June 6 on WBNA-TV in Louisville and WBKO-TV in Bowling Green.

You can follow donation updates on WHASCrusade.org.

Variety Show

This year's Variety Show, hosted by WHAS11's Shay McAlister and 840 WHAS Radio host Terry Meiners, will be virtual due to COVID-19. The show will begin on June 5 at 7 p.m.

The show will feature performances from:

  • JD Shelburne
  • Magicians Lance Burton and Mac King
  • The Louisville Leopard Percussionists
  • DCorey Johnson
  • Magician David Garrard
  • And many more!


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