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Enter Peoria’s Gingerbread House Contest

Post Date:11/20/2018 1:30 PM

Get your sugar fix, express your creativity and win great prizes with Peoria’s 28th annual gingerbread house contest. There are two categories: mini houses and large houses, and four divisions: groups, individuals, adaptive and advanced. Winners will be chosen based on imagination, creativity, degree of difficulty and overall appearance. First through third places in each category for each division will receive certificates, while a $100 grand prize is awarded for the Best Overall Large House and $50 for Best Overall Mini House.

Entries will be accepted 8 a.m. to 9 p.m., Nov. 27-29, at the Peoria Community Center (8335 W. Jefferson St.). The houses will be on display during the Old Town Holiday Festival on Friday, Nov. 30. For more information call 623-773-7436.