Gingerbread House Competition

Enter the 2018 Gingerbread House Competition

Interested in entering a Gingerbread House in the Gingerbread House Competition at the Country Christmas Faire? Entry form and a complete set of rules for the 2018 contest are now available:

  Gingerbread House Competition Entry Form

Entry forms must be received by Friday, November 16 by 4 pm. Entries must be delivered on Tuesday, November 20. See entry form for full rules.

Competitors may enter any of the many categories, including children, teens, adults, special needs, families, and groups. There’s even a category for those who want to enter a house made by a kit. The cost is $2 to enter, and all Gingerbread House exhibitors will receive one free admission to the Country Christmas Faire when the entry is delivered. Ribbons are given to all winners and the Best of Show winner will receive $100. A special gift basket from Tess’ Kitchen Store will be also awarded to the Best of Show winner and the People’s Choice Award.

Gingerbread House, 2017 Best of Show winner, by Kathy Kinney

2017 Best of Show by Kathy Kinney


2017 People's Choice Award, Gingerbread House

2017 People’s Choice by Mary Sweet and Austin Ault


Some past entries:

2016 Best of Show. Jan Haverty

2016 Best of Show by Jan Haverty


2016 People's Choice. Owen Strolle

2016 People’s Choice by Owen Strolle


2015 Best of Show, Wanda Dunn, Penn Valley

2015 Best of Show by Wanda Dunn


2015 People's Choice Award, Kathy Kinney

2015 People’s Choice Award by Kathy Kinney