Gingerbread Village Contest – 2018

Get into the holiday spirit by competing in Blue Ridge’s 5th Annual

Gingerbread House Contest

Our 2018 Entries


  • Professional – Baker, Restaurant, Culinary School, Caterer
  • Business & Organization – Any Business or Organization within tri-state area
  • Adult Individual – 18 years & over
  • Youth Individual – 17-13 ages
  • Kids – 12 & under group or individual
  • Fine Artist (New this year)

Entries must be set up at the Arts Center by 5 pm Wednesday November 21st. For more information regarding entry rules contact Pam Fink.

General Info and Construction Guidelines

Entry Form

  • Delivery of houses: November 21st, between 3 and 5:00 pm
  • Judging: Morning of November 23rd
  • Winners Revealed: November 24th, before lighting of the Great Tree
  • House pick up: December 16th between 10am and 4pm

*Gingerbread base is to be no larger than 18 by 18 inches.

All Entries will be on display to the public from 12 noon Friday, November 23rd
through noon December 16th.

Gingerbread Village is on display at The Arts Center

While there be sure to VOTE FOR YOUR FAVORITE for People’s Choice award!
Voting closes 5 pm. Dec 15th

TIP & TRICKS for Gingerbread House Success –

Check out these great links for helpful hints on making your best Gingerbread House: