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Deni Cole Gingerbread House

Deni Cole, Gingerbread Guru: Taking a Look into the Art of Detail

Deni and Lamar Cole are Gingerbread magicians, where the beauty is in the details. Past winners of the Omni Grove Park Inn’s Gingerbread Competition, Deni and Lamar refer to themselves as old-fashioned purists. In honor of the 25 th anniversary of the competition, we’re taking a look back at the many different gingerbread houses they’ve worked on together and what their plans are


Flat Rock Playhouse

30 Holiday Performances to See in Asheville, N.C.

Feel the holiday spirit rise with the curtain onstage in Asheville, N.C. These 30+ performances are your ticket to a holiday filled with song, laughter, and the Asheville area’s top-notch talent in theater, dance, and music. *Dates listed below are for year 2019. Dance Dancers help kick off the holiday season with performances of The Nutcracker . Take in Asheville Contemporary Dance

2015 Gingerbread Adult Winner

PHOTOS: Winners of the 2015 National Gingerbread House Competition

See Sweet Creations on Display at The Omni Grove Park Inn Gingerbread artists of all ages and skillsets arrived in Asheville this week for the 23rd Annual National Gingerbread House Competition, hosted by The Omni Grove Park Inn. This year saw more than 160 entries, all of which were at least 75 percent gingerbread and entirely made of edible materials. Entries were judged on appearance,

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