Gingerbread House1Public Invited to Submit Entries for 2nd-annual SteelStacks Gingerbread House Competition

ArtsQuest is inviting the public to embrace the holiday spirit by submitting gingerbread houses for the second-annual SteelStacks Gingerbread House Competition & Exhibit now through Dec. 23 at the ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks, 101 Founders Way, Bethlehem.

Last year, more than 30 gingerbread houses were displayed at the ArtsQuest Center as part of the competition. This year’s event will feature works of art in five categories – Traditional Gingerbread House; Student Gingerbread Creation for grades 6-8 and 9-12; Kids & Family Gingerbread Creation for ages 12 and under; and Authentic Reproduction of a Significant Lehigh Valley Building. First- and second- prize winners for each category will take home cash prizes of $125 and $100 respectively; third-prize winners will each receive a $25 ArtsQuest gift card.

Any individual or group interested in entering must fill out the SteelStacks Gingerbread House Competition entry form at by Nov. 7. Gingerbread houses must be brought to the ArtsQuest Center between Nov. 14 and 16 and will remain on display through Dec. 23; winners will be announced Dec. 24.

For complete details and the official entry form, please visit