Win an elaborately decorated gingerbread house crafted by an area chef or other items at a silent auction during the ninth annual gingerbread benefit for Triangle Family Services.
The benefit will be Dec. 1 at The Umstead Hotel & Spa, 100 Woodland Pond Drive, Cary.
It begins at 4 p.m. with a children's tea with Santa, followed from 6:30-8:30 p.m. by live and silent auctions. Guests will enjoy live holiday music and savory delicacies.
Local celebrity chefs participating include Daniel Benjamin from Herons, the Umstead's signature restaurant; Jill Lecky of the Fearrington House Restaurant; and Jason Smith of 18 Seaboard.
Jason McCoon of Troy Hill Auction Company, who is part of the History channel's new series "The Real Deal," will be the auctioneer. ABC-11's Angela Hampton will emcee.
Triangle Family Services is an agency focused on financial stability, family safety and mental health services.
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