Gingerbread Jamboree: A Competition and Display | Group entries are allowed.
All Gingerbread entries must be in the form of house or building.
Please include your Gingerbread entry’s title in a visible place on the base.
All Gingerbread entries must be placed on a plywood or sturdy cardboard base not exceeding 18”x18”.
All Gingerbread entries must be 100% edible candy/embellishments/materials except the base board and candy wrappers. Non-edible support structure material other than the base board may not be used.
No artificial interior materials, such as Styrofoam, are to be used to construct or decorate the house.
Non-edible decorations, such as paint, ribbon, figurines, etc., may be used ONLY to decorate your base.
A list of materials used to create your Gingerbread entry along with the title should be submitted with your entry (included on entry form).
Completed entries must be submitted at the Middlebury Community Historical Museum, 301 W. Bristol Ave, Middlebury, between 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. or 5-7 p.m. on Tuesday, November 30, for judging. Entries will be displayed Friday, Dec. 3, 5-7pm, Saturday, Dec. 4, 10-3 & 5-6pm, and Sunday, Dec. 5, 1-3pm.
All entries must be picked up on Sunday, December 5, between 3 -4 p.m.. Failure to do so will result in the disposal of your entry.
The three categories are the following: Student (up to age 17), Adult (18 & over), and Group/Family.
All entries will be judged on the following criteria to determine winners in each of the three categories: overall appearance, difficulty, creativity, originality, technique & skill.
Advanced registration is preferred but not required.