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Gingerbread House Decorating Contest Announced

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The Carmi Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce this year’s Gingerbread House Decorating Contest as part of It’s a White County Christmas.  The contest is open to any resident of White County. Individuals or groups may enter. Entries must be turned in from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.  Friday, November 20  at the Chamber of Commerce office, located at 225 E Main Street in Carmi. Entry forms are available online at or by calling the Chamber office at 382-7606.

There are five divisions for individual entries: made from scratch, age 13 and older; made from kit, age 8 and under, age 9-13, age 14-17 and age 18 and up.  There is also a division for entries made by a family.   Winners in each category will receive Carmi Dollars.

A Gingerbread House Workshop will be held on November 19, 2015 at the University of Illinois Extension office.  For more information on the workshop, please call 382-2662.

It’s a White County Christmas is produced by the Carmi Chamber of Commerce and brought to you in part by Geo. N. Mitchell Drilling Company, Inc.

2015 Gingerbread Contest Rules and Entry Form


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