Gingerbread Celebration & Holiday Stroll 2015

December 5, 2015 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Owensboro Convention Center
501 West 2nd Street
Owensboro, KY 42301

On Saturday, December 5, start your Downtown Holiday Stroll at the Owensboro Convention Center!

The Daviess County Public Library, SFG, and the Owensboro Convention Center will host the Gingerbread Celebration!

The event is FREE and Open to the Public!

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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.