Think you have the best gingerbread house decorating skills? Prove it.

Think you have the best gingerbread house decorating skills? Prove it.
Think you have the best gingerbread house decorating skills? Prove it.

The Lower Cape Fear Historical Society is holding a gingerbread house decorating competition!

The best entries will be displayed in the Latimer House during The Old Wilmington By Candlelight Tour on December 7th and 8th. There, candlelight tour attendees will vote for their favorite gingerbread house designs.

You can enter the competition in one of two categories: Best on the Block Historic Gingerbread Home and General Gingerbread House.

The “Best on the Block” category is for professional or semi-professionals who are designers, or from bakeries, schools, etc. The houses entered in this category must be inspired by historic architecture. Participants planning to enter this category must enter by November 23rd and deliver their gingerbread house on December 2nd.

The “General Gingerbread House” category is intended for family, friends, and anyone else who wants to show off their gingerbread house decorating skills. To enter this category, fill out the form and email a picture of your house in by December 2nd.

The winning houses will be on display at the Latimer House throughout the month of December.

For more information and to find the link to register for the competition, click here.


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