SOMERS, N.Y. -- The Somers Historical Society is calling residents to participate in its Gingerbread Festival, featuring a gingerbread contest, on various dates throughout December.
Gingerbread houses must be completed and delivered to Wright Reis Homestead from noon to 3 p.m Dec. 5 or 9 a.m. to noon Dec. 6.
Festival dates will be from 1-4 p.m. Dec. 7, 13, and 14
To participate in the gingerbread contest, enter by Dec. 1. There is a $10 registration fee per category. After Dec. 1, the fee is $15.
Advanced entries may be emailed to Somershistoricalsoc@yahoo.com or hand delivered or mailed to Somers Historical Society, 335 Route 202, Somers, NY 10589.
The proceeds will benefit the society's "Adopt-an-Artifact" fund for the restoration and conservation of Dr. Hugh Grant Rowell's miniature circus currently on display in Society Circus Gallery on the third floor of the Elephant Hotel.
Entry forms and rules are available at www.somershistoricalsoc.org
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