Waco: Thousands gather to feast at local H-E-B event

Photo By: Randy Davis

WACO, Texas (KWTX) H-E-B's 28th annual Feast of Sharing event was held Tuesday evening at the Waco Convention Center

Volunteers prepared 1,750 pounds of glazed ham, 1,750 pounds of mashed potatoes, 1,540 pounds of vegetable medley, 7,000 rolls and 700 apple pies.

Guests also enjoyed live entertainment, arts and crafts, and visits with Santa.

HEB Pharmacy was also on hand to provide free flu shots.

According to organizers, they served 5,000 people this year. Leftover meals were donated to the Salvation Army shelter.

This was one of H-E-B's 33 Feast of Sharing events held throughout Texas and Mexico.