25th Annual Charles Taylor Holiday Dinner

ASHEVILLE – Tickets are now on sale for the 25th annual Charles Taylor Holiday Dinner. The popular dinner is one of the largest and longest-running political dinners in North Carolina. There will also be updates from federal, state and local elected officials on important political issues. Congressman Taylor is the longest serving Republican U.S. Representative in Western North Carolina history, representing the 11th District from 1991 to 2007.

The 25th annual Charles Taylor Holiday Dinner will be held at 7 p.m. Saturday, December 16 at the Expo Center at the Crown Plaza Resort in Asheville. Tickets for the dinner are $ 60 per person. A reception with pictures of you with the special guests will be held at 5:30 pm. Tickets for the reception are $150 per person and include the dinner. Checks should be made out to “Charles Taylor Holiday Dinner” and mailed to: Charles Taylor, P.O. Box 7587, Asheville, NC 28802. For more information please contact Trish Smothers at (828) 243-2187 or tasmothers@yahoo.com.

The Charles Taylor family has been hosting the holiday dinner for more than two decades to give Western North Carolina residents an opportunity to hear from leading Presidential, Gubernatorial, Congressional and local candidates. Past speakers have included Vice-President Richard Cheney, Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich, Republican Presidential nominee Bob Dole and many other nationally known Republicans.