Southeast Ohio History Logo with four outlines of Ohio together at the point to create a compass with the words "Southeast Ohio History Center" in a circle around it.

Gingerbread Houses now on display throughout uptown businesses


Thank you to all the wonderful bakers and artists who took part in the Gingerbread Contest this year!  They were all amazing and we look forward to next year.

The entries have now been scattered amongst area businesses, so you can find them at:

  • Court Street Cafe, 67 S. Court Street
  • Little Professor Books, 65 S. Courts Street
  • The College Book Store, 50 S. Court Street
  • Cross Court, 45 S. Court Street
  • The Other Place, 43 S. Court Street Mountain Laurel, 25 S. Court Street
  • Hocking Valley Bank,
  • Athens County Commissioners Office, 15 S. Court Street
  • Keith Chapman Jeweler, 8 S. Court Street
  • Frognet, 6 S. Court Street
  • Lucky’s Sports Tavern, 11 N. Court Street
  • Attractions, 19 N. Court Street
  • So Livi’s, 42 N. Court Street
  • Artifacts, 2 W. State Street
  • Athens Co. Historical Society & Museum, 65 N. Court Street


To see some of last years wonderful work go to our Facebook page at:  


Cookie Decorating on THURSDAY, DECEMBER 11TH FROM 6-8PM.  Last year was such fun we had to do it again!  Bring the kids and decorate your own take home (or eat in) cookie delight.  Children will ice their own cookies themselves so dress appropriately 😉  This event is FREE and OPEN TO THE PUBLIC so come on in and join the fun!                                 Gingerbread.Mt.ZionWoodland Cabin Union Street Stocker Center Sarah with Union Street Pirate Ship Pirate Ship front Nelsonville Brick Kiln Park Middle School Madness Lin Hall, The Ridges Fairy Christmas Daniel Stewart House Front (2) Daniel Stewart Back Dairy Barn Arts Center Cutler Hall Christmas Time at the Ridges Athens Train Station Front Athens Train Station Back Athena Theater A Ladd Ridge Dairy Barn Christmas 55 Elmwood Place, Athens