2019 Festival of Gingerbread 11/29/2019 – 12/15/2019 The History Center is excited to announce that the 34th Annual Festival of Gingerbread will begin Friday, November 29 and run through Sunday, December 15. The festival features edible creations by local artists, as well as special weekend programs.On the Night of Lights, November 27, visitors can get a sneak peek at the gingerbread creations from 3 to 9 pm, when admission is only $3 per person. The Night of Lights kicks off at the History Center at 5:45pm when our iconic turret is the first downtown landmark to be lit for the holidays. Santa will be here throughout the evening, and our friends from ARCH will serve hot beverages on the corner of Berry and Barr Streets.The Festival officially begins on Friday, November 29. Admission to the Festival is $6 for adults ages 18-64; $4 for seniors ages 65+ and students ages 3-17; and free to children age 2 and under. History Center members also receive free admission. There is no extra charge for special activities or events unless indicated. Admission also includes the opportunity to visit the entire museum.Indiana Michigan Power will once again sponsor a free night at the Festival on Tuesday, December 3, from 5 to 9 pm. Extended hours during the Festival of Gingerbread are Monday through Thursday 9 am to 5 pm; Friday and Saturday 9 am to 8 pm; and Sunday noon to 5 pm. The History Center will be closed Thanksgiving Day. For more information contact Todd Maxwell Pelfrey, Executive Director, 260-426-2882 ext. 311 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.