3rd Thursdays at the Spellman Museum- Dessert Contest

3rd Thursdays at the Spellman Museum- Dessert Contest

  • Location:200 S. Bois D'Arc
  • Venue:Spellman Museum of Forney History
  • Length:06:00 pm – 08:00 pm

3rd thursday nov


November’s 3rd Thursday’s at the Spellman Museum of Forney History will be a Dessert Contest and Thanksgiving potluck feast! The Forney Arts Council will provide the main dish, and attendees are encouraged to being appetizers or sides. OR, you can enter our dessert recipe contest! The dessert contest is limited to 8 contestants who will provide small or bite-sized portions of their treats for tastings. Attendees will vote, and the winner will receive a gift card and a cookbook as prizes! (Contest rules below).

This event is FREE and open to the public, and will also serve as the membership potluck for the Forney Arts Council. To sign up to bring a food item, please follow this link:

To enter the dessert contest, please read these rules: 

  • Provide desserts in small or bite-sized portions (minimum of 40 pieces) for attendees to sample and judge.
  • Provide a list of ingredients to be displayed near dessert (for allergy purposes)
  • Have copies of the recipes available (suggested but not required)
  • Each attendee will receive a ticket at the door. They will place the ticket in a container near their favorite dessert.
  • Contest ends at 7:30 pm. Contestant with the most tickets at that time will be awarded a prize.

People wishing participate in the recipe contest shall send an email to info@forneyarts.org
Deadline to enter is November 9, 2017.

Email must contain:
Contestant’s name & contact info
Name and description of dessert

Attendees (not contestants) are encouraged to bring a dish to share (no desserts, please).