Join the 2022 SoNo Fest Committee!

Hi, McKinley Family and Friends, It is only 180 days until the next SoNo Fest!! The committee is actively recruiting new members to help run another record breaking festival on the streets of Thorn and 32nd! Joining fundraising/event committees is a great way to get involved at McKinley and the SoNo Fest crew has positions … Continue reading Join the 2022 SoNo Fest Committee!

SoNo Fest Fundraising Total Announcement!

Drumroll, please!! The final tally for funds raised from SoNo Fest & Chili Cook-Off 2021 is $85,716.49!! That's a 38% increase over 2019! Big thanks to the generous contributions of all the chili makers, bowl spinners, breweries, our super rad sponsors, talented bands, vendors, food trucks, and everyone who came out and chowed down on … Continue reading SoNo Fest Fundraising Total Announcement!

A Very Special Thank You to SoNo Fest 2021 Sponsors

Greetings, McKinley Families and Friends! Our beloved SoNo Fest is just days away and we couldn’t be more excited to bring this festival back to the streets! Months of planning, prepwork and love are poured into this event to make it the amazing community celebration and McKinley fundraiser that thousands of attendees have come to … Continue reading A Very Special Thank You to SoNo Fest 2021 Sponsors

Sign up to Perform on the Kids Fest Stage!

Get Your Act Together! We are looking for stars to shine on the kids stage at SoNo fest! Are you a singer? Part of a band? Want to do your thing from the last variety show or a group song from your favorite McKinley Theatre production? This is your chance! Sign up to perform on … Continue reading Sign up to Perform on the Kids Fest Stage!

SoNo Fest Supplies Donation Request

Hi McKinley Families!   We are excitedly anticipating the 2021 SoNo Fest & Chili Cook-Off on Sunday December 5th and could use your help restocking supplies. Each year we need to purchase a lot of supplies to make the event work. Could you help out by purchasing a few items to help us cut down on … Continue reading SoNo Fest Supplies Donation Request