SOHO music festival will take place in downtown Springfield this weekend. It's the tenth year for the festival. Lee Strubinger sat down with Eric Welch, the executive director of SOHO music festival. Charity is the main caveat for SOHO. And Welch says the theme this year is "bigger."
SOHO is in its 9th year of highlighting local bands with a downtown street festival. The festival begins tonight (Fri. 6/7) and goes through Saturday. There will be food and alcoholic beverages on site as well as a kids area on Saturday. Local art will be on display and for sale. The event benefits the Mini O’Beirne Crisis Nursery in Springfield.
Here's the interview with Eric Welch who is the founder of and heads the music fest: