The Simsbury Celebrates Gingerbread House Contest is back for 2022! Space is limited so only the first 25 entries are guaranteed acceptance. Late entries will be admitted as space permits. Please see below for Rules and Procedures, including applicable COVID-19 Protocols. The registration deadline is Sunday, November 13, 2022, and registrations may be completed online or by mail.
The special theme for the 2022 Gingerbread House Competition is “Sustainability” and entries incorporating this theme will receive special recognition. Following the theme is encouraged, but not required, for the competition. The theme is also not required to be holiday related. Examples of sustainability include gardens (flower, vegetable, pollinator, rooftop), birdhouses, bees, butterflies, rain barrels, windmills, solar panels and recycling containers. You may also note on your required ingredients list what sustainable elements you included in your creation.
Special recognition for all entries reflecting this year's "Sustainability" theme!
Completed gingerbread houses must be delivered to the Simsbury Free Library (749 Hopmeadow St.) on Sunday, November 20th between 12:00 and 1:30pm. All entries will be need to be picked up on Sunday, December 4, 2022 between 12:00-1:00pm.