On behalf of the Edison Park Chamber of Commerce, we would like to give thanks to all those who attended Edison Park Fest 2015. Your support of our neighborhood fundraiser is crucial. Despite the high temperatures, we had record breaking crowds! We'd also like to thank those who live near the fest grounds. We know that many of you are inconvenienced throughout the weekend and we truly appreciate your patience!
Edison Park Fest is not possible without our sponsors. The fest overhead is very high and their financial support helps the fest continue to bring memories to the Edison Park community. Special thanks to our Main Sponsor: Joseph Mullarkey Distributors and Miller Lite! Our Band Sponsors: Firewater Saloon, First Nations Bank, Marino Chrysler Jeep Dodge, Nonno Pino's, Century 21 McMullen: Mary Beth Balcarcel, Tom & Jerry's Autobody, Alden Estates of Northmoor, Century 21 McMullen: Mike Stangel, Transamerica Agency Network: Michelle Thiel, and Dreamtown Realty: Lisa Sanders. Our Bingo Sponsor: Signature Bank. Our Beer Garden Banner Sponsors: Signature Bank, Early Warning Alarms, and LA Services. Our Bags Tournament Sponsor: Ignite the Spirit. Our Dog Show Sponsor: Sauganash Wellness Center. Our Family Stage Main Sponsor: Presence Resurrection Medical Center with individual sponsorships by Saint Patrick High School, Senator John Mulroe, Edison Park Youth, Great Lakes Home Mortgage: Teresa Giannini, Representative Michael McAuliffe, Cook County Commissioner Peter Silvestri, Edison Park Community Council, and Alderman Anthony Napolitano.
Special thanks to Resurrection College Prep High School and Saint Patrick High School for emceeing the Family Stage, our chamber president Tony Valle of The WIP Theater for emceeing our main stage.
To our Crafters, Business Expo Vendors, and Food Vendors: THANK YOU! You add so much to our fest!
Our Fest Guide Advertisers...Thank you!
Thank you to Notre Dame College Prep for running the free basketball clinic, Legit Fit for handing the Fest Family Fit Morning, and Mark Scibor of PDR Chicago for organizing and running the Bags Tournament.
Thank you to our bands, our family stage performers, and JumpGuy Inflatables. The entertainment you provided made the fest enjoyable for all ages!
A very special thanks to Wayne and his staff of WR Event Services for keeping our fest grounds clean, Geary Electric for keeping us powered up, and to IFPC Worldwide especially Brian Tedeschi and Dan Cuddy for keeping our fest safe!
And we are almost to our "final" thank you! Our volunteers! This fest could not run without you. Many of you helped sell tickets in boxes, collect donations, set-up, take-down, run errands, etc. We are very grateful to you for donating your time!
FINAL THANKS!!!!! Thank you to the Edison Park Chamber of Commerce Officers and Board of Directors!!! They are here for several hours a day and we appreciate their leadership and guidance to help make Edison Park Fest a success! And a very important thanks to Alex Muscolino, Katie Rottman, Caitlin O'Malley, and Michael Neri. We could not have pulled this fest off without you!!!!