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The Village Church to spread holiday cheer with gingerbread house contest

After the contest a gingerbread house walk will be held to show off all the magical Christmas creations
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After a successful pumpkin carving contest and pumpkin walk, The Village Church in Thorold is now looking to spread some holiday cheer through the magical art of gingerbread house making on Sunday, December 5th.

The festivities will kick off at the Thorold Community Activities Group (TCAG) at 11.30am where a gingerbread house contest will be held. You’ll get to decorate a gingerbread house and enter it for competition. Beverages and pizza lunch will be provided.

Then, between 1pm and 3pm, a gingerbread house walk will take place in the gym of the TCAG. There will be hot chocolate and live music, and more than 50 creations on display, as well as all the gingerbread houses from the contest.

Admission to both events is free, but registration for the contest and the walk is required.


About the Author: Bernard Lansbergen

Bernard was born and raised in Belgium but moved to Canada in 2012 and has lived in Niagara since 2020. Bernard loves telling people’s stories and wants to get to know those that make Thorold into the great place it is
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