The 2023 Gingerbread Spectacular opens on Friday, December 15 and runs through Sunday, December 17. Mark your calendars now and plan to visit the Opera House at least once during the Spectacular. Fantastic gingerbread house and castles and more, created by novice and professional bakers and those who truly just want to be a part of the fun! Prizes awarded in various categories including Most Spectacular, Best Traditional Gingerbread House Design, Most Hilarious, Best Representation of a Local Landmark, Best Holiday Spirit and more. No tickets are required for any of the Spectacular Weekend events, but bring some cash so that you can buy one of the extraordinary holiday desserts/cakes/pies for sale at the Friends booth. Also, cash bar available throughout the Friday night community preview party!
Friday, December 15 – Preview party – open 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm – featuring the holiday dance music of Barney Balch and the Novel Jazz Quartet
Saturday & Sunday – open 11 am – 4:00 pm
Interested in creating an entry for this year’s Spectacular? Call the Opera House at 207-633-6855 for information.