Posted: Dec 8, 2012 10:22 PM
Updated: Dec 8, 2012 10:26 PM
Ichthus Ministries is no more according to a release sent by the board of directors.
They announced Saturday that it has ceased operations after 42 years and the annual Ichthus music festival is going away with it.
Ichthus was the longest running Christian music festival in the country.
The organization has been having financial troubles since 2006, despite making spending cuts and other cost-saving measures - the mounting debt proved to be too much.
Almost 1,000 tickets have already been sold for the 2013 festival. Those tickets will be refunded Ichthus Ministries property will be auctioned off over the next few weeks.
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