Soup-er benefit for the Food Pantry on November 5 from 1:00 to 3:00 pm at the Masonic Amphitheatre. Area chefs will prepare their soup specialty for your dining pleasure. Six dollars or six non-perishable food items buys you your choice of a bowl of soup or your choice of a three-soup sampler, bread and a drink. Desserts are available for purchase. Take out will also be available. Hearty soup for hearty souls--see you on Sunday, November 5
FATHER CHRISTMAS: will greet children on Saturday between 11 am and 1 pm.
LIVE MUSIC: will be featured throughout the two days. Further details, performance dates and times will be announced.
THE MILL CAFE & BAR: will sell hot mulled apple cider, hot chocolate, gluhwein and German beer (for ages 21+), in addition to soft drinks & water. Close by, a decorating cookie station will offer children a selection of festive toppings for just-baked cookies.
FOOD: Chef John Stallard (Stonebridge Catering, Lexington) will be offering a five-item menu of traditional German cuisine, for snacks, light lunches & hearty dinners at moderate prices, including: German Pretzels, Beef Goulash, Bavarian Bratwurst, Beer Brat, Chicken Paprika, Herb-Roasted Pork Rib Eye-Schaschlik (Shush-Lick), Egg noodles & Mushroom Sauce, Red Cabbage, Sauerkraut, German Style Potato Salad. The Cafe & The Gallery (upstairs) provides seating to diners. A small team of “frauhlein” helpers will assist diners to transport meals & drinks upstairs.
RAFFLES: of artisan-made items from KRISKINDLMARKT vendors will be held throughout the two days. Raffle tickets will be sold at the Raffle Display in the Café area. SILENT AUCTION: Interested patrons may place bids for each item. The highest bidders will be announced at 4:30 pm on Saturday. Both are fundraisers for Clifton Forge School of the Arts.
ENTRY FEE: $1 per person; Free for children ages 12 and younger. The general public is invited to attend.
Clifton Forge Town Christmas Tree Lighting and Ceremony
Friday, November 17th, 2017 – 6:00 pm - Friday, November 17th, 2017 – 9:00 pm
547 Main St, Clifton Forge, VA 24422-1177, United States
Fifth Annual Ceremony Town of Clifton Forge.
November 17, 2017 at 6PM we will begin our community celebrations in Clifton Forge with an official lighting of the Town Christmas Tree.
The tree lighting will take place at 6:00 PM at the Town Hall and feature the Main Street Baptist Choir. Everyone will be invited to sing along to some popular Christmas carols as well. In addition to music, warm cider and cookies will be served during the ceremony. Please call Clifton Forge Main Street (540) 862-2000 for additional information about the tree lighting.