The aroma of homemade cookies awakens other sense memories, from the warmth of a wood-burning stove to the sight of Grandma milking a cow above the mixing bowl. Hearken back to simpler times with this Groupon.
Choose Between Two Options
- $12 for one admission to the Gingerbread House Sneak Preview event (a $25 value)
- $23 for two admissions to the aforementioned event (a $50 value)
Celebrating its 10th year, the Gingerbread House Sneak Preview hosts guests from noon to 1 p.m. on Thursday, November 29 at the Umstead Hotel Ball Room. During the event, visitors can chat with some of the Triangle’s most talented chefs, who have designed gingerbread houses to be auctioned to benefit Triangle Family Services. Visitors also get the chance to bid on gingerbread houses before other guests are given access.
Triangle Family Services
For more than 70 years, Triangle Family Services (TFS) has helped families in need by working to eliminate family violence, improve financial stability, and promote emotional well-being. The non-profit coordinates diverse programs, including consumer credit counseling services, individual and family counseling, and medication management. Numerous volunteers and partner organizations help keep TFS running, along with the patronage of the general public during special events such as the family-centric Tea with Santa, taking place on November 29 at The Umstead Hotel and Spa from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m., and an adults only evening gala located the same night from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.