2009 SoRo Community Festival

The 12th Annual SoRo Community Festival will take place on Sunday, June 7, 2009 from 12:00 noon to 5 pm. The Festival is located on South Robertson Boulevard, between Cattaraugus and Beverlywood St. (just north of Hamilton High School).

The goals of the SoRo Community Festival are to build bridges amongst our neighbors, local businesses and public service organizations and to celebrate the cultural diversity of our community. The Festival will include ethnic, vegetarian and kosher foods, a live music stage and lots of exciting artist and vendor booths. Plus, tons of activities for kids of all ages at Camp SoRo. There is no admission fee. Street parking is available.

Festival Music Line Up

  • 12:00 - 12:45   |   Island Rhythms (Caribbean Steel Drum Band)
  • 12:45 - 1:10   |   Rock Theatre (Live Dance & Vocal Performance)
  • 1:15 - 1:30   |   Susan Bursk Founder's Award Presentation
  • 1:30 - 2:00   |   Santa Monica Oceanaires (A Cappella Men's Chorus)
  • 2:00 - 2:30   |   Pat Gorman (Country/Folk Singer/Songwriter)
  • 2:30 - 3:15   |   Hamilton High School Jazz Ensemble (Directed by John Hamilton)
  • 3:15 - 3:40   |   Rock Theatre (Live Dance & Vocal Performance)
  • 3:45 - 5:00   |   Westside Crew (Top 40/Latin Soul)

Master of Ceremonies: Michael Cladis 
Sound Master: John Lackner

Please check out the PSA on YouTube, which highlights the SoRo Festival in detail. 

UPDATE: This year's festival was huge success. Thanks to everyone who worked hard to pull it all together, particularly our friends at SORO, Inc.