The Hays House Museum proudly presents its 2nd Annual

Gingerbread House Contest

The Hays House Museum proudly presents its 2nd Annual Gingerbread House Contest

All entries will be on display at the Hays House throughout the month of December and everyone is encouraged to come by and vote for their favorite!

The Hays House will be in all its holiday splendor with gorgeous natural decorations and filled with festive music. Sure to warm every heart no matter how chilly the weather outside, the Museum will be open every Sunday in December from 1pm-4pm with regular admission fees applying except for our Holiday Open House on Sunday, December 7th.

Contest Details

The contest is open to individuals, families, community groups or businesses and will be judged by the public during our Holly Tours with prizes to be awarded on December 21st. There is no fee to enter the contest. More than one entry may be submitted and an individual may also work as part of a group on separate entries. The gingerbread construction may be in any configuration but is limited to a 2' x 3' area for display and must be on its own board or base. If you are interested in entering your sugary masterpiece, we invite you to register your entry using the form below no later than November 16th. All entries must arrive at the Hays House at 324 Kenmore Avenue in Bel Air absolutely no later than Saturday, December 6th for entry in the contest; preferable delivery on November 29th from 10am-2pm or November 30th from 1pm-4pm. For more information or to coordinate an entry drop-off, please contact the Historical Society of Harford County, Inc. by calling: 410-838-7691 or emailing: [email protected]

Registration Form

Print and Send to: The Historical Society of Harford County, Inc., 143 N. Main St, Bel Air, MD 21014

Name: ______________________________________________________________
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Address: _______________________________________________________________
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