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Enter the 2nd Annual Gingerbread House Contest at O'Keefe Ranch this December!

Posted on Nov 11, 2022

A new Christmas tradition continues at O’Keefe Ranch! Try your hand at making the perfect gingerbread house this December for your chance to win a prize!

The competition for the Gingerbread House Contest opens on December 3rd and closes on December 11 when final judging will take place. The houses will be on display at the O’Keefe Ranch from Dec. 3 - Dec 17th during the Victorian Christmas Event at the ranch.  

Three Categories - Adult, Kids (Under 12) and O’Keefe Ranch Buildings. Prizes for Adults are First Place - $150.00, Second Place $75. Prizes for children are First Prize Biggest Lollipop from General Store, Second Prize Big Lollipop from the General Store.  Building Replica Prizes First Place $100.00 + extended family season’s pass, Second Place $75.00 plus family seasons pass. 

Please place houses on stiff boarding and provide clear plastic coverings with names of creator(s) clearly labeled. If more information is needed, please email [email protected]

The Ranch is closed for the regular season, but it will open its doors for Victorian Christmas, a family friendly event, on December 3, 4, 10, 11, 17, 18 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission is by donation.