2020 GINGERBREAD COMPETITION

"HISTORIC HILLSBOROUGH"

IN BENEFIT OF COMMUNITY GIVING FUND'S
EMERGENCY HOUSING ASSISTANCE

FOR ORANGE COUNTY, NC

COMPETITION DETAILS

Choose a Hillsborough home, building, or landmark in town and create your version to display in the windows of downtown businesses during December. All aspiring Gingerbread Architects welcome!

GUIDELINES FOR ENTRY

$10 Entry fee, cash or check. Choose a home or building in town to recreate. Though they will not be eaten, all visible materials should be edible* (no plastic trees, silk flowers..) Maximum base size is 18x18” and can be made of heavy cardboard, foam. Use Royal Icing generously as the glue and allow it to dry between coats.  Never made a Gingerbread House before? Not a problem! 

* Interior structure can be made of foam core, cardboard or Rice Krispy treats

DELIVERY & PICK-UP

Gingerbread creations to be delivered on Thursday, December 3 from 4-6pm
After competition, pick-up will be Sunday, January 3 from 2-4pm
Address for Delivery and Pick-up: Coldwell Banker HPW office, 106-A South Churton St., Hillsborough NC

WALKING TOUR OF WINDOW DISPLAYS

  • December 5, 2020 - January 2, 2021. Historic Downtown Hillsborough, NC

  • People's Choice Awards for Adult & Youth/Family categories

  • Visit the window displays and vote for your favorite(s)!

LANDMARKS ALREADY CHOSEN:

The following are already registered landmarks to be created this year. Please take a look at www.OpenOrangeNC.org for ideas of Historic Landmarks to sign up!

  • Weaver Street Market Hillsborough/Orange County Offices

  • Saratoga Grill, 108 Churton St.

  • The Zirkel’s Residence,  218 E. Queen St.

  • Masonic Lodge, 142 W. King St.

  • Old Courthouse, 104 E King St.

  • The Inn at Teardrops, 175 W King St.

  • Volume Building, 226 S. Churton St.

  • 221 W. Margaret Ln.

  • Radius Pizzeria, 112 & 118 N. Churton St.

  • Ayr Mount, 376 St Marys Rd.

  • Norwood Law Office, 135 Court St.

  • 105 W. King St.

  • Occoneechee Speedway

  • Thomas Ruffin Law Office

  • Yonder: Southern Cocktails and Brew, 114 W. King St

  • Visitor's Center, 150 E King Street

  • St. Matthews Episcopal Church

  • Midlawn, 131 E. Queen St.

  • Webb House, 117 E. Queen st.

  • Colonial Inn

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