Crazy for Christmas and Gingerbread Houses!

 It may only be June, but we are gearing up for another great year of the Christmas at the Galt House Hotel Gingerbread House Contest!

It’s a great opportunity for families, groups, students and professionals to get into the holiday spirit and show off their sweetest creations!  There is no entry fee for amateurs. The entry fee for professionals is $25.

All entries must be 100% edible with the only exception being the base.  Judging will be based on the following: originality, creativity, holiday theme, architecture, construction and appearance.  For specific rules and regulations, and for an entry form, click here.

First place prizes will be awarded by category:

Professional Category: $1,000
Amateur Adult Category: $300
Amateur Child Category: $200

Christmas at the Galt House Hotel is filled with the magic and wonder of the season.  Featured on the Travel Channel’s Christmas Crazy Special, it is a spectacular event!   New in 2012: ride the Peppermint Express Kiddie Train through the Candy Cane Forest, where Mr. Sugar Pine, the talking tree, greets you.  The featured attraction is KaLightoscope, with eleven themed areas and new luminaries to delight you.  In our Christmas Village, you’ll find the Snow Fairy Princess and her Castle.  The Colors of the Season Holiday Dinner show will fill you with the holiday spirit! And, of course, Santa will be there!