17th Annual Gingerbread Festival, Sept 26th, ’10

The Heritage Commission Corporation is pleased to host their 17th annual Gingerbread Festival on Sunday, September 26, 2010, from 11:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the D.T.& I. Depot and Log House Museum, 147 W. Mound St., South Charleston.

Local vendors will be on hand with items for sale. Food will be served, including plenty of homemade gingerbread and our famous bean soup.

A small Civil War encampment will be featured, sponsored by the 30th Ohio Volunteer Infantry re-enactors, and horse drawn carriage rides will be given by Willow Wind Carriage Service.

Tours of the c.1820 log settlers house will be given, with cooking demonstrations done over the hearth fire. Live music by the Springfield Dulcimer Society will round out this fun, family-friendly day in the village of South Charleston. Vendors may contact 937-462-7277 for more information about setting up a free booth or table.

Musical entertainment by the Springfield Dulcimer Society, and Elixir (www.elixirsings.com) a trio playing 19th century folk music, reimagined.

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