Need plans this weekend? There are several special happenings near & far!
If you are in Abingdon this weekend, don’t pass up the opportunity meet Larry Thomas, the actor who portrayed the infamous Soup Nazi in the Seinfeld series, at the 3rd Annual Great Winter Soup Cook Off. This community event will be held on February 20th and all proceeds benefit the educational programs at the Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center. Come out Friday night, February 19th at 5:30 PM for a special meet and greet with Larry. Highlands Realty, Inc. is proud to be sponsoring a ladle for this event that will be presented to one of the chefs and cooks that will be competing. With an event so full of amazing aromas and tastes, it is sure to be an enjoyable experience.
More info on the Great Winter Soup Cook-Off can be found on the Southwest Virginia Higher Education Center’s website: http://www.swcenter.edu/soupcookoff/
Looking to head out town this weekend instead? Then head to Asheville for the 29th National Arts & Crafts Conference at the Grove Park Inn! Our very own Frank Brown will be participating in this event leading a group discussion on Sunday, February 21st. This show is a must for any fan of antiques, contemporary works and books.
For further info on this exciting event check out their website: http://www.arts-craftsconference.com/