Texas Lakes Trail Region

Participant in the Texas Historical Commission's
Texas Heritage Trails Program

Carrollton: Gingerbread House Decorating Contest

December 12, 2013 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm
A.W. Perry Homestead Museum

Design and create a gingerbread house to enter in the A.W. Perry Homestead Museum's Gingerbread Contest. $15 entry fee. Complete contest rules and entry forms are available at either Carrollton recreation center or online at Register by December 9. Space is limited and only pre-registered entries will be accepted. Completed gingerbread houses must be dropped off at the Josey Ranch Lake Library on Thursday, December 12 from 4-6pm. They will be on display to the public December 13-15, during Library hours.

First place prizes will be awarded in the following categories: Business/Professional $100, Adult $75, Teen $50 and Youth $25. Individuals, businesses, schools, church groups, scouts and homeowners associations are encouraged to enter! Call 972-466-6380 or visit for additional information and forms.
**All professional and adult category entries will be auctioned off by way of silent auction to the highest bidder. Auction proceeds benefit the A.W. Perry Homestead Museum Society, a non-profit organization.**


  • A.W. Perry Homestead Museum
  • 1509 N. Perry Road
  • Carrollton, Texas
  • 75006



  • $15 entry fee.

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