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Home News Gingerbread house winners announced *update

Gingerbread house winners announced *update


Photo: One gingerbread house entrant made "Quatchi" (one of the Olympic mascots) from scratch – submitted.

The fourth annual Gingerbread house competition was a huge success.

When Moose FM first reported on the competition, only eight entries were received. Over the course of two days, dozens more creations were received.

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More than 70 entries were evaluated by a panel of judges at the Visitor Information Centre.

Below is a list of winners in each category.

Child nine years and under category:

1st place – Carter, Diadra, Trin and Jerzi Westgate
2nd place – Owen Barrow
3rd place – Devon Beebe

Children ten years and over category:
1st place – Patrick and Andre Charest
2rd place – Megan and Conor Kindrat
3rd place – Austin Duncan

Adult category:
1st place – Cathy and Ross Wilkinson
2nd place – Brianne Logeman and Tennine Penner
3rd place – Trudi Klassen

Group category:
1st place – Diana Hofmann, Mike, Thomas and Emma Taylor
2nd place – Charlee Morgan, Mike Sinnott, Camilla Mingay, Jodi Howard and Heather Skelton
3rd place – Jennie Andrew and Ethan Middleton.
3rd place TIE – Erica Hannah, Jessica Trahan, Jordan Coop

Additional winners:

Best Traditional House – Adult Category    – Mel Whitford
Favourite Snowmen      – Adult Category   – Agnes Aikins
Best Reindeer Scene    – Group Category   – Jenny & Joy Gurther
Best Lit House             – Group Category   – Luisa & Elli
Favourite Town            – Child 10 & Over  – Hunter Braun & Brandon Modde
Favourite Mascot          – Child 10 & Over  – Christopher & Kelly
Best Roof                      – Child 9 & under   – Maddie G. & Taylor S.
Best Detail                     – Child 9 & under   – Robert Studer

Entries will be on display until December 17th at the Visitor Information Centre.

Photo: This is just one of the many gingerbread houses that are on display at the Visitor Information Centre – Submitted.

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