10th Annual Gingerbread Contest

Thursday, February 13 – Thursday, February 20, 2020
Winners will receive a gift card to Praline’s Ice Cream.

Categories
Gingerbread (individuals, groups, businesses, clubs, etc.)
Children’s Gingerbread (individuals or groups age 10 and younger)

Drop off your gingerbread creation between Friday, December 13 and Monday, December 16.

February 13, 2020

Events > 10th Annual Gingerbread Contest

Event Information

When

THIS EVENT HAS ENDED
Thursday, February 13
to Thursday, February 20
2020
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Where

Berlin-Peck Memorial Library
234 Kensington Road
Berlin, CT

Ages

All Ages

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    Looking for the 2020 contest?

    Head over to the 11th Annual Gingerbread Contest.

    Get creative this winter, and build something awesome with gingerbread (and gumdrops, and candy, and icing, and licorice…)

    Winners will receive a gift card to Praline’s Ice Cream.

    Categories
    Gingerbread (individuals, groups, businesses, clubs, etc.)
    Children’s Gingerbread (individuals or groups age 10 and younger)

    Drop-off dates
    Friday, December 13. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . open 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
    Saturday, December 14. . . . . . . . . . . . . .open 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
    Monday, December 16. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .open 10:00 am to 8:00 pm

    Voting dates
    Tuesday, December 17. . . . . . . . . . . . . . .open 10:00 am to 8:00 pm
    Wednesday, December 18. . . . . . . . . . . open 10:00 am to 8:00 pm
    Thursday, December 19. . . . . . . . . . . . . open 10:00 am to 8:00 pm

    Winners announced
    Friday, December 20

    Pick-up date
    Saturday, December 21. . . . . . . . . . . . . open 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

    Gingerbread creations will remain on display until the pick-up date. All items must be picked up before the end of the pick-up day, unless special arrangements have been made. Anything left behind will be donated or discarded.

    Construction Guidelines

    • Entries must have a card attached to the underside of the base that includes the following information:
      • Category (“Gingerbread” or “Children’s Gingerbread”)
      • All contestant name(s)
      • Phone number
      • Email address
    • Creations must be constructed primarily of edible materials and icing.
    • Gingerbread kits may be used.
    • Bases for the projects must not exceed 24” by 24.”
    • No electricity may be used.
     



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