The 26th Annual Festival of Tables - Another HUGE Success
Thank You Charlotte!


ANNUAL FUNDRAISER FOR CHARLOTTE’S WOMEN AND CHILDREN

Every year, the Salvation Army Women's Auxiliary "Festival of Tables" brings together Charlotte's finest designers to create stunning and elegantly decorated tables that showcase their talents and inspire attendants. Housing homeless women and children, mentoring youth, bringing joy to children at Christmas and providing scholarships for college students are just a few of the vital programs funded by the event, which was held April 4th at the Sheraton Charlotte HotelThe 2014 Festival of Tables emcee was Sonja Gantt of WCNC, and the keynote speaker was Joan Zimmerman, founder of Southern Shows. This year's event raised more than $70,000! Mark your calendar for the 2015 Festival of Tables, April 17th, at the Sheraton Charlotte Hotel.

Thanks to all of the designers who created beautiful displays, and congratulations to all of the 2014 winning tables!

 


PROFESSIONAL CATEGORY

First Place: Designer Sense (Nadia Bartlett), "Lunch at the Audubon Butterfly Garden in New Orleans"

Second Place: Plantation Estates (Ruth McCaskill & Scottie Banks), "Lunch at McDonald's Farm"

Third Place: Teri Seidman Interiors (Teri Seidman), "Knight in Shining Armor"

Honorable Mention: Le Petite Gateau (Holly Sweet & Monty Thayer), "Love in Bloom

Honorable Mention: Changing Places (Anne Sweeney & Kathy Simpson) "American Chai Tea"

INDIVIDUAL/NON-PROFESSIONAL CATEGORY

First Place: Pat Smith "Windows of the Past"

Second Place: Valerie Kokenes & Martha Jurgensen "Avian Elegance"

Third Place: Kelly Long, "Pollo Fiesta"

Honorable Mention: Jeffrey Drum, "Easter Luncheon"

PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARD

Jeffrey Drum, "Easter Luncheon"