Bates announces the 1st annual Gingerbread House Contest! As part of the "Christmas in the Valley" festivities, you or your group can design and build a gingerbread house to exhibit. Your entry can be traditional, or not! Use your imagination, and create special memories while you design and build your entry. Everyone will receive a certificate of participation, and all gingerbread houses will remain on display throughout the weekend. The winning gingerbread houses will be displayed in the Bates store until Sunday, December 22nd.
Bring your gingerbread house and completed entry form to Bates from 2:00 - 4:00 on December 13, or 8:30 - 10:30 on December 14. Judging begins promptly at 10:30 on December 14, and winners will be announced at 12:00. Cash prizes will be awarded!
For rules more information, click here for the Gingerbread House Competiton Registration Form.