The McKinney Fire Department is throwing a big party for the McTown Klownz to celebrate the 25 years that the group has entertained and educated Collin County school kids. Come see the Klownz perform and get your picture taken with them. Children can check out a fire truck, the fire safety house and the Minuteman Weather Truck. The party will also have safety information and fun from groups around our community.
- What: McTown Klownz 25th Birthday and Safety Fair
- When: Saturday, October 6 from 9 a.m. to noon
- Where: Next to MPAC in downtown McKinney
Photo and Video Opportunities:
- The McTown Klownz Performing for kids throughout the morning
- Meet-and-Greets with the Klownz
- Fire Truck, Fire Safety House and Minuteman Weather truck
“The McTown Klownz have served our city proudly for 25 years and this is our chance to honor them for their hard work. They have taught tens of thousands of children how to stay safe over the years,” said McKinney Fire Chief Daniel Kistner. “We hope they continue to build their legacy for years to come.”
McKinney, Texas, is unique by nature. As one of the fastest growing cities in America, McKinney has a current population of 180,000. The city was #1 on the list of Best Places to Live in America in 2014, published by Money Magazine. Established in 1848, the city is located 30 miles north of Dallas and is the county seat of Collin County. McKinney offers award-winning schools, a vibrant historic downtown, diverse housing options, a robust economy and a uniquely beautiful natural setting, with rolling hills and lush trees.