Haunted house and full moon

Haunted Gingerbread House Competition for Teens & Adults

Make them spooky or make them cute, come & compete against other teens & adults in the Haunted Gingerbread House Competition on Saturday, October 14 from 1:30-3:30 p.m.

Players/Teams will have 1.5 hours to plan and create their most Spectacularly Spooky Gingerbread House (and yard) using graham crackers, icing, Halloween-themed candy & more! All materials will be supplied – No outside decorations allowed.

Prizes will be awarded to Best in Show in multiple categories, including People’s Choice, Most Creative, & Most Spine-tingling! Judges will consider structure, creativity & appearance.

Players can participate as an individual or a group of 2 to 3 (maximum). 16 team spaces available.

Registration is required and begins September 11.  Only one library cardholder needs to register for a group. Nonresidents may sign up one week prior to the program if room is available. 

For more information, contact the Adult Services department by email at AskAdult@btpl.org or by calling 248.642.5800 and asking for the Adult Services Desk. If you require additional accommodations, please contact us.