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Gingerbread NYC: The Great Borough Bake-Off

Gingerbread NYC- The Great Borough Bake-Off

Nov 17, 2022 @ 12:00 pm - Jan 8, 2023 @ 6:00 pm

Museum of the City of New York
1220 Fifth Avenue at 105th Street
New York, NY

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Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly

$20, $14/students & seniors, free/ages 19 & under

See gingerbread displays from top bakeries and amateur bakers from across the city representing their respective neighborhoods, inspired by the theme “Winter in New York.” Pick up a kid-friendly  scavenger hunt from the front desk.

Winners of categories include Most Representative of Their Neighborhood, Most Creative, Good Enough to Eat, Most Intricate, Grandest, and more.

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