Be sure to come to Smith Mountain Lake’s 10th-Annual Fall Chili and Craft Festival. This full-day event, beginning at 11:00 a.m. through 4:00 p.m., features live entertainment, crafts and a spectacular competitive chili cook-off. Trophies will be awarded for “Best Chili,” “People’s Choice,” and “Showmanship.” It’ll be a hot time at Smith Mountain Lake. Held lakeside at Bridgewater Plaza in Moneta, near the Hales Ford Bridge. Tickets are $5 at the gate!
The Rotary Club of Smith Mountain Lake’s Fall Fundraiser will be held Saturday night October 20, 2012, at the W.E.Skelton 4-H Conference Center.
This Annual event benefits local charities and features simulated horse racing, funny money, great food, dozens of valuable prizes, a “ Kentucky Derby Women’s Hat Parade”, and camaraderie.
Tickets are $35 and include a buffet dinner, $16 in “race money”, front row seats at the hat contest, and a chance to win coveted prizes. Cash Bar 5:30pm. Racing Program: 6:00 to 10:00pm. Participants need NO knowledge of horse racing to participate in the 4 hour event. Groups can reserve a full table for 8 ($280).
Dress is Racing Casual or Kentucky Best. Guests are asked to bring their own appetizers to share – the best at each table is hotly contested.
Contact Brian Raub at 540-721-1405 or Tom Cosgrove at 540-721-7838- to reserve tickets, name horses, or advertise in the event program.