Treats for Santa Bake-Off announced

The annual “Treats for Santa Bake-Off” will once again be part of the Christmas Under the Stars Festival this year in Brownwood. Bakers can submit their pies, cakes, bars/brownies, cookies, bread/rolls and muffins between 3 p.m. and 4 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 2 at the Brownwood Area Chamber of Commerce. Judging will begin at 4:30 p.m. that day.

Scoring will be based on taste, appearance and originality.

There is no cost to enter. Entry forms are available at the chamber office or can be downloaded at

The event is part of the larger Christmas Under the Stars Festival, which will be held from 4-8 p.m. Dec. 1-2, at the Depot Center and Lehnis Railroad Museum.