501 W 2nd St
Owensboro, KY 42301
Gingerbread Celebration & Holiday Stroll
On Saturday, December 5, start your downtown Holiday Stroll at the Owensboro Convention Center!
2015 Gingerbread Celebration Schedule of Events:
• 1 pm – Story-time at Gingerbread Stage
• 1:30 pm – Sutton Elementary School Choir Sings
• 2 pm – Winners Announced at Gingerbread Stage
• 2:15 – 4 pm – Decorate your own gingerbread man (for children 12 and under)
• 2:30 pm – Story-time at Gingerbread Stage
• 3 pm – KY Youth Chorale Sings
• 3:30 pm – Story-time at Gingerbread Stage
The library will be doing the story times.
Children 12 years and younger may decorate one gingerbread man cookie during the decorating session between 2:15 pm and 4 pm.
Free holiday ham wraps will be available courtesy of Specialty Foods Group.
Design your gingerbread man and enter it for a chance to have it created by chefs at the Owensboro Convention Center!
Download the Official Entry Form here: 2015 Gingerbread Man Contest
This contest is open to children ages 3-12 who live in Daviess County (one entry per child).
- Entries will be accepted November 1-25, 2015 at the Daviess County Public Library.
- Three winners from each age group (3-5 year olds, 6-8 year olds, 9-12 year olds) will be selected by a random drawing.
- Copyrighted characters cannot be used.
- Winners will be notified by phone and an unveiling will take place at 2pm on December 5, 2015 at the Owensboro Convention Center.
- Winning cookies will be on display throughout December.
- All entries will become property of the Daviess County Public Library and will not be returned.