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Soup on Sunday

2017-01-29, 11am to 2pm


January 29, 2017

11am – 2pm
Phillip L. Van Every Culinary Arts Center of
Central Piedmont Community College
425 North Kings Drive, Charlotte

Plan to shake the winter chills by sampling the best soups in town at our 17th annual Soup On Sunday, comfort food at it's best!  Hosted by the Central Piedmont Community College Culinary Arts department and faculty, over 35 premier Charlotte-area restaurants will feature their specialty soup du jour. 

In addition to delicious soups and bisques, homemade breads, desserts and beverages, Soup on Sunday features a wonderful selection of pottery for purchase.  Jinny Hargrave, owner of Carolina Clay Connection, has inspired local artists to support our mission.  Among those friends contributing works of art are local potters and artists, friends of Hospice & Palliative Care Charlotte Region from Urban Ministries, and students and faculty from both Charlotte Country Day School and Providence Day School.  

General Admission:     $30 (includes food and beverages)
Soup Lovers' Special:  $40 (includes food, beverage, and a handmade pottery bowl)
Soup on Sunday Youth Ticket: $10 (for ages 7-12; kids 6 and under are free!)



  • Soups from the region’s finest restaurants
  • The best sweet tea in town from Bojangles'
  • Nothing Bundt Cakes to tempt your sweet tooth
  • Unique bowls for purchase, handmade by local potters, artists, and students

Tickets may be purchased at the door, in advance by calling 704.335.4312, or online at Shop HPCCR.

For more information, please email Nancy Cole.

List of soups & other goodies (please check back for updates!)

Restaurants & Soups

300 East - Butternut Squash Gorgonzola
Art Institute of Charlotte - Apple Cheddar
Barrington's - tbd
Brixx Wood Fire Pizza - Chipotle Chicken Corn Chowder
Buca di Beppo - Tomato Basil
Central Piedmont Community College - tbd
Charlotte Cooks (CPCC - Harris Campus) - Gulf Coast Gumbo
CPCC (Charlotte Campus) - tbd
Dogwood Southern Table - tbd
eeZ Fusion & Sushi - tbd
Fenwick's - Tomato Bisque
Fenwick's - Colorado Pork Chili
Gallery @ The Ballantyne Hotel - Sweet Corn w/ Chilled Crab
Global Restaurant - Carrot Coconut Ginger Soup
Good Food on Montford - tbd
Johnson & Wales University - Shrimp Bisque

Mert’s Heart & Soul - tbd
Midwood Smokeshack - Brunswick Stew
Nellie's Southern Kitchen (Belmont) - Southern Cassoulet Soup
Red Rocks Café & Bakery - She Crab Soup

Sante’ - Roasted Butternut Squash
Stagioni - tbd
The Fig Tree - Parsnip Soup w/Smoked Bacon & Caramelized Onions
Village Tavern - Potato Leek Soup
Vivace - Roasted Tomato & Red Bell Pepper
Yafo Kitchen - Moroccan Vegetable Stew w/ Cous Cous


 Other Goodies

Satisfy your sweet tooth with
delectable cake bites from Nothing Bundt Cakes!

Sample traditional handcrafted French sourdough
breads from
Carolina Artisan Bread!

Try some of the 50 flavors of Pure Popcorn!


Silver Sponsors

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Pewter Sponsors

AccruePiedmont Gas

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In-Kind Sponsors

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