CBC Windsor's day-long Sounds of the Season event on Friday attracted crowds and donations throughout the day.

CBC Windsor hosted studio tours and allowed audience members to watch The Bridge go to air live at 4 p.m. on 97.5 FM and CBC Windsor at 5:30 go to air live on Channel 9, Cable 10, Bell 587.

Prior to Friday, the annual food drive collected 6,100 pounds of food.

At the end of Friday more than 20,000 pounds of food, and $11,000 of cash donations, were collected.

CBC Windsor will continue to collect donations throughout the month of December, on week days between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m.