Channel Awesome is known for it's semi-annual events, starting with the donation drive that took place on February 12th. From then on more special events will occur on the site.

Live Donation Drive

On February 12, 2009, the site held a donation drive. Events that occurred included:

For a detailed report on the night, go here: Drive Report

T-Shirt Contest

TGWTG had a special T-shirt contest that started February 9, 2009 and ran for a week. The contest allowed people on the site to design T-shirts. The contest ended with people on the forums voting for their favorites. By May 2009, they were up on the site's site.

Live Transmission Awesome

On February 18th, the Transmission Awesome boys hosted a live podcast with special guest stars, contests, callers and more. The show began at 7 PM on

Tentative events:

For a detailed report, go here: TA Live.

April Fool's Day 2009

On April 1st 2009, the site had many videos that were pranks. Here's what happened:

Birthday Week

April 21st, 2009 was the start of birthday week at TGWTG with a special tribute video by Welshy and a special birthday message from Doug, Mike, Rob, Bhargac and Mike Ellis airing. On the 29th, the site aired a special trailer for the upcoming event.

April 29th, 2009: Trailer for a special TGWTG event!

On May 10th, 2009, The birthday extravaganza really kicked off with an epic battle featuring most of the contributors on the site. For a detailed report see: Year One. Link: Year One Surprise!

Transmission Awesome Live 2

On Saturday, May 16th, Transmission Awesome had a special live edition of the podcast on and of course on For more information on the event check out: TA2Live

Aside from the two hour podcast, the after party went on for hours as several other members of the team showed up such as: Linkara, TheDudette, Y Ruler of Time and more.

Special Guests:

The second Donation drive

The second Donation drive occurred on Saturday, December 5th, 2009 and was for the Ronald McDonald House charity. For more information on the event, check out: Drive Report 2

The third Donation drive

The third donation drive is was held December 4th, 2010 and again as for the Ronald McDonald House charity. For more information, read Drive Report 3 for more information. Over 50 grand was raised!