If you’re looking for things to do this weekend, you won’t have to travel outside of Big Spring.
2018 RUN2LOVE2RUN -
Tomorrow morning, Feb. 10th, the 5K Run/Walk event RUN2LOVE2RUN will take place at Big Spring State Park and begins at 10 AM. Cost is $30 for Individuals and $50 for Couples. Be advised that you can still register online at permianbasinevents.com. If you choose to wait until tomorrow morning to register onsite, you must do so by 9 AM and be advised that your registration fee will increase and can only be paid by cash or check.
The money raised from the event will be donated to CASA of West Texas, an organization that is dedicated to recruiting, training, and supporting committed volunteers who are appointed by the court to advocate for the best interest of children in the foster care system.
Brisket Plate Benefit -
After you work up an appetite at RUN2LOVE2RUN, or if just thinking about running makes you hungry, you can head over to the Brisket Plate Benefit at the North Birdwell Ln. Café, located at 1800 North Birdwell Ln. Plates will be sold for $10 each and will include slow cooked brisket, homemade potato salad and beans, bread, and drink. The event begins at 10 AM and will continue until all plates are sold out. It should also be noted that delivery will be offered for orders with more than 3 plates. Delivery orders can be called in at 432-270-2303 / 432-466-9772 / or 432-714-4377.
Funds raised from this event will be given to help cover medical expenses for Jimmy "Chic" De Leo, who was diagnosed with Stage 4 Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the base of tongue and lingual tonsils in July 2017. It should also be noted that donations are also accepted.
Winter Wonderland Concert featuring Harmony Zhu -
Tomorrow evening, the Big Spring Symphony Orchestra’s Winter Wonderland concert will begin at 7:30 PM at the Big Spring Municipal Auditorium, and Harmony Zhu, the 12-year- old piano prodigy will be the featured artist. Tickets are $20 for adults, $15 for Seniors - 55 plus, and free to students and children College Age and younger! Tickets can be purchased in advance at HEB, Heritage Museum, The Karat Patch, Big Spring Chamber of Commerce and the CVB offices! For ticket reservations to Big Spring Concerts call 432-816-5196.