The McKinney ISD Fine Arts will present an evening of “McKinney Music and the Arts” on Friday, Jan. 18, 2013, at the Allen ISD Performing Arts Center. The special event will feature performances by the finest band, choir and orchestra programs from McKinney high schools.

An art exhibit will showcase the top high school artists, and theater and dance students will entertain throughout the evening.

The event starts at 7:30 p.m. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m.

Ticket prices are $15 for adults and $12 for children 12 and under. Tickets must be purchased online in advance. TICKETS WILL NOT BE SOLD AT THE DOOR THE NIGHT OF THE PERFORMANCE.

Click here to purchase tickets or visit and click on the "Music and Arts Tickets" link.

Parking is free.

Proceeds will benefit Serenity High, the state’s only public recovery high school. Now in its 12th year, Serenity is open to students from McKinney ISD and neighboring school districts who have successfully completed drug and alcohol rehabilitation. To date, Serenity has served students from more than 25 high school campuses.

The event is being coordinated by the Serenity High Advisory Board and the McKinney ISD Fine Arts Department. For more information or for sponsorship opportunities please call the McKinney ISD Fine Arts office at 469-302-4087.