+22-thousand pounds of food collected at Roanoke craft show
Updated On: Oct 13 2013 08:56:22 PM EDT
Fall is here!
And the change of season might be motivating you to change your surroundings.
There were a lot of things to help make that happen at the Craftsmen's Classic Art and Craft Festival.
More than 200-artists and craftspeople from across the country converged on the Roanoke Civic Center this weekend for the annual show.
Whether it was decorations, clothing or art- there was something for every taste and style.
"This show kinda kicks off the holiday season, so we see a lot of Halloween, Thanksgiving and Christmas items going out the door," explains Marketing Director Carly Gilmore. "And, also jewelry and pottery is always a favorite."
Sunday was the last day for the three-day show.
This event was also food drive for Feeding America Southwest Virginia food bank.
Any food donation got you in free.
Between Friday and Saturday, more 22-thousand pounds of food were collected.
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