Amazing and Beautiful Pueblo Gingerbread Houses!

“The annual Pueblo Gingerbread House Contest is a favorite holiday tradition at the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center. Children and adults are invited to enter a gingerbread house inspired by a Pueblo village, house, community, church, or historic building with prizes awarded in children’s and adult categories. This annual holiday event is a unique way to share and enjoy Pueblo culture with your family.” IPCC

Pueblo Gingerbread House Contest submission (courtesy IPCC)

Excerpt: 8th Annual Pueblo Gingerbread House Contest

“The 8th Annual Pueblo Gingerbread House Contest is just one of many events at the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center this holiday season… Children can listen to tales told by Pueblo elders and community members while gathered around the fire in the courtyard. The IPCC’s Pueblo Harvest Cafe will offer hot chocolate for sale.

(courtesy IPCC)

(courtesy IPCC)

The Indian Pueblo Cultural Center is a world-class museum and cultural center located in Albuquerque’s historic Indian School District. Founded in 1976 by the 19 Pueblo Indian Tribes of New Mexico, the IPCC’s stated mission is to preserve and perpetuate Pueblo culture and to advance understand by presenting the accomplishments and evolving history of the Pueblo people of New Mexico with dignity and respect.” ICTMN

The show is up for visitors to enjoy December 5, 2016 – January 8, 2017

(courtesy IPCC)

Pueblo Gingerbread House Contest submission (courtesy IPCC)

 

 

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HAPPY HOLIDAYS

Category: Culture