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Gingerbread house competition to be part of Daniel Island Holiday Festival
Nov 14, 2012 - 9:08:21 AM

Daniel Island based bakery, DeClare Cakes, is sponsoring Daniel Island’s first Gingerbread House Competition this coming December at the Daniel Island Holiday Festival which takes place at the Family Circle Stadium - 61 Seven Farms Drive, Daniel Island, SC 29492, on December 1, 2012 from 11 am to 4 pm. Entries will be open to all ages and experience levels. Contestant’s gingerbread houses will be on display at the Daniel Island Holiday Festival inside the main gate of the Family Circle Cup for all to enjoy. First place wins $100 cash - three first place titles will be given.
The Family Circle Stadium will be transformed into an exciting outdoor holiday festival. The tennis center will come alive with bargains galore and an assortment of unique gifts can found for the whole family. Charleston's finest vendors will be present including your favorite retailers to Charleston’s best-kept secrets! All shopping will take place in one convenient location...under the roof of the Family Circle Stadium. ATM access will be available on-site. Open to all of Charleston and its surrounding communities, this event has evolved into one of Charleston's most exciting annual holiday events offering fantastic holiday shopping. Complete your holiday shopping, all in one location, while enjoying music, food, amazing entertainment and much, much more!
Gingerbread house entries will be displayed inside the Family Circle Stadium gate when gates open at 11 am on December 1, 2012. Sign up for the Gingerbread house competition online at by Monday, November 26, 2012.
There are three participant categories: Youth (12 and under), Teen (13-19) and Adult (20 and up). Judging for cash prizes will take place between the hours of 1 pm and 2 pm and winners will be announced at the grand finale on Saturday, December 1 at the Family Circle Stadium on Daniel Island. In addition, an award will be given to the People’s Choice. Festival attendees can vote on one gingerbread entry to win this award. First prize for all categories except the People’s Choice Award will receive $100 cash. Visit for more details about the event.

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