Fairy House / Gnome Home Competition Summer 2019 | Kids Out and About Albany

Fairy House / Gnome Home Competition Summer 2019

*The event has already taken place on this date: Wed, 08/14/2019
Make a Fairy House, Gnome Home or Mini-World and participate in our Summer Contest at the Pruyn House!

The Pruyn House is delighted to announce a Fairy House / Gnome Home / Mini-World competition! Have you always wanted to build a Fairy House or a Gnome Home? How about your own Mini-World for your favorite toys? If you have, Pruyn House, 207 Old Niskayuna Road, Latham NY 12110 is having a Summer Contest!!! This contest is open to all – children, families, Girl Scouts, Boy Scouts, local artists – all are invited!

Spend the summer designing your Fairy House, Gnome Home or Mini-World. The only requirement is that it be weather-proof as it will be outside. It can be vertical, horizontal, or hanging. Use your imagination!

Bring your house to the Pruyn House on Wednesday, August 14th at 7:00 pm. Our panel of judges will vote for their favorites! There will be prizes and ice cream!!! We will then find just the right spot for your House to spend the summer here.

For more details and photos to get your imagination flowing – please visit our website: www.pruynhouse.org. If you have any questions, please call us at 518-783-1435.

The mission of the Friends of Pruyn House, a not-for-profit organization in partnership with the Town of Colonie, serving as the educational, historic and cultural center of the Town of Colonie, is to restore, conserve and preserve the Pruyn House Complex. It is the site for a wide variety of public, private, civic and corporate events throughout the year.

*Times, dates, and prices of any activity posted to our calendars are subject to change. Please be sure to click through directly to the organization’s website to verify.


Pruyn House
207 Old Niskayuna Rd
Colonie, NY, (518) 783-1435
United States


Contact name: 
Tami Sherry
Email address: 
The event has already taken place on this date: 
7:00 pm


All Ages