GINGERBREAD HOMES FOR THE ARTS FESTIVAL
November 12-November 17, 2018
Block off the week of November 12th through the 17th on your calendars! SKyPAC has plans for your entire family to gear up for the holidays! It’s the Fourth Annual Gingerbread Homes for the Arts Festival featuring the time-honored holiday tradition of gingerbread houses. This year we have expanded the event to 5 days of activities.
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ELF The Musical | November 12th
Kicking off the week is ELF The Musical, a hilarious modern-day Christmas classic that is sure to make everyone embrace their inner “elf”. This is your first opportunity to view the 2018 Gingerbread house contest entries. Designs created by children, schools, amateurs, and professionals will be on display and SKyPAC visitors can vote for their favorite to win the People’s Choice Award! New this year is online bidding! For information on entering your gingerbread house, contact Betty McGuire, firstname.lastname@example.org
Eat, Drink and Be Artsy | November 13th
Ladies, get ready for an exciting “Girl’s Night Out” at Eat, Drink and Be Artsy on Tuesday, November 13th. Here is your chance to ring in the evening with a party of flashing lights, food, cocktails and a raffle with thousands of dollars’ worth of prizes. For tickets and further information, contact Erin at 270-904-7010 or Betty at 270-904-5010.
Kids Day at SKyPAC! | Thursday, November 15th at 9:30am
Each year we invite area schools to enjoy a professional theatrical performance on our Main Stage, fulfilling our mission of “providing exceptional artistic and educational experiences”. The students will also view the gingerbread house entries and vote for their favorite in the Kids Choice Awards! For more information on the School Day Performance, contact Tiffany Deaton at 270-904-7009.
Spice Up the Night | Friday, November 16th
“Spice Up the Night” has become a favorite local fundraiser that will be held on Friday, November 16th at 6:30pm. This year, we plan to “spice it up” a bit with new competitions and very special surprise culinary guests! This is also your opportunity to bid in the silent auction for your very own gingerbread house. For information on reserving a table of 10 or individual tickets, contact Betty or Erin at 270-904-5000.
Community Day | Saturday, November 17th
The final day of the Gingerbread Homes for the Arts Festival is Community Day, where everyone is welcome to SKyPAC! Get your photo with Santa, enjoy local entertainment, balloon and caricature artists, and build your own gingerbread house for $5.00! This is your last chance to vote on your favorite gingerbread entry in the People’s Choice Awards.
Gingerbread Homes for the Arts Festival is such a fun week! All proceeds from the week benefit our Arts Education and Outreach programs!
Your participation will help fulfill the SKyPAC Mission by:
- Providing arts education programs to more than 15,000 students.
- In- School Residencies places artists in school classrooms and at SKyPAC offering a wide array of opportunities of introducing arts into the curricula.
- Transportation & Ticketing – SKyPAC provides direct support for School Day Performances throughout the year via transportation grants and discounted or complimentary tickets.
- Partnering with other non-profit programs such as The Boys and Girls Club, Buddy House, Housing Authority and Salvation Army.
A SPECIAL THANKS to all of our sponsors!