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Gingerbread house competition returns Dec. 10

Take a minute to vote for your favorite sweet creation


The third annual Lake Oswego Gingerbread House Competition begins Dec. 10, with local business owners and staff showing their skills in creating one-of-a-kind gingerbread houses to display in their stores.

Sponsored by the city of Lake Oswego, these businesses are participating in this year’s competition:

• Accessories From the Heart, 220 A Ave.

• Crave Bake Shop, 460 Fifth St.

• Frog Pond Toys and Lily Pad Café, 310 N. State St., suite 102

• Graham’s Book and Stationery, 460 Second St.

• Lake Oswego Hunt, 2725 Iron Mountain Blvd.

• Lake Oswego Smiles, 16699 Boones Ferry Road

• LOCAL 14, 510 First St.

• Nordby Design Studio/Piper Louie Boutique, 463 Third St.

• Oswego Optique, 466 Second St.

• Peake Academy at Play Boutique, 464 First St.

• Sixpence Antiques, 519 Third St.

• Soletta Shoes, 390 N. State St., suite 116

• Step It Up Studios, 101 A Ave.

• Stickmen Brewery & Skewery, 40 N. State St.

• The Oilerie Lake Oswego, 438 First St.

• World Class Wines, 269 A Ave.

Jamie Inglis, event specialist with the city of Lake Oswego, said a tour map will be available at participating businesses and the parks and recreation office.

“People are encouraged to pick up a tour map, visit all the homes and vote for their favorite,” said Inglis. “The winner of the competition receives a brilliant trophy and bragging rights for the whole year!”

The competition ends Dec. 25.




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