The Uptown for the Holidays Gingerbread Competition is held annually in Athens, Ohio.
Two grand prizes of $500 each are awarded for gingerbread replicas of historical buildings, landmarks, sites in Athens City or County.
Six first prizes of $200 each are awarded for gingerbread creations of any theme.
The entry deadline is November 1st.
Entries are delivered on December 1st to the Southeast Ohio History Center, 24 W. State Street, Athens, Ohio. Judging is held that evening. Entries are displayed at the Southeast Ohio History Center and in uptown Athens through December.