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Josh Johnson, at center wearing white shirt, a youth director with the Calvary Community Church in St. Cloud, organizes a group of 60 students from the church Wednesday who were all camping in the same area at the Sonshine Festival in Willmar. (Tribune photo by Ron Adams)

Sonshiners beat weather, boredom of festival down time with fun ideas


WILLMAR -- Not even heavy bouts of pouring rain could dampen Sonshiners' spirits as they continued to arrive at the festival Wednesday.

All morning and afternoon, groups of people showed up at the grounds surrounding the Willmar Civic Center ready to pitch their tents, settle in and enjoy a night of music on the Main Stage.

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Ashley White

Ashley White is the community content coordinator for the West Central Tribune. Follow her on Twitter @Ashley_WCT.

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