The P’s Restaurant in Rockford hosts gingerbread house contest

Staff Report

The P’s Restaurant, attached to Kegel Harley-Davidson at 7125 Harrison Ave., Rockford, will be hosting a gingerbread house decorating contest.

Interested gingerbread house builders can begin to submit entries ($10 per submission) now through Jan. 11, 2014. Two categories are offered: People’s Choice and Best Overall. First, second and honorable mentions will be given in both categories.

Prizes will range from gift certificates, T-shirts and bragging rights for best gingerbread house creator in the greater Rockford area. Judging ends Jan. 18, 2014, and winners will be announced Jan. 20, 2014.

The family-owned P’s Restaurant features food from the Upper Peninsula of Michigan and northern Wisconsin. During the Christmas season, The P’s Restaurant makes its own fresh gingerbread house kits complete with candy and royal icing. Purchase a kit from The P’s, or bake your own. No commercially-made houses are allowed in the contest. No entries will be returned.

For more details, call (815) 332-7200.

From the Dec. 18-24, 2013, issue

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