2021 Gingerbread House Contest

“Season of Hope and Joy 2021”


Pre-Register Now – Entries for display accepted starting December 8th through 17th, 2021
1. Contest is open to all ages, individuals, families, clubs, groups & businesses.
2. All entrants agree to allow use of their name(s) and photos for promotional purposes. Entrants under 18 must have parent or guardian signature below.
3. Entries must be appropriate for a community, family event.
4. Categories are: Youth 0-6 yrs., Youth 7-12 yrs., Family, Business/Organization. NO ENTRY FEE!
5. All entries must be released/left for display at the Port Orchard Market until after judging. They
can be collected by contestants starting Monday, Dec. 28th and must be collected by Wednesday, Dec. 30th
6. Entries must be relatively sturdy. Each gingerbread creation may use an area 2ft. x2ft wide by 2ft high.
7. Once your entry form has been received, an entry tag with a number will be placed alongside your gingerbread creation
8. Contest entries may be dropped off for display between 11am-6pm, December 8th through December 17th. There will be a Self-check system in for dropping off of gingerbread entries. However, Leanna’s Art & Coffee in the PO Market will also be helping coordinate contest so check in with Leanna.
9. Winners for each category will be determined by a committee appointed by the Port Orchard Market. Judges decisions are final. People’s choice voting will begin December 9th through the 22nd, so earlier entries may receive more votes. Additional judging will take place at 2pm on Saturday December 18th.
10. Entries must be composed of (potentially) edible materials!

Mail or drop off the entry form to

Port Orchard Market
715 Bay St.
Port Orchard, WA  98366

OR you may email entry form to


fill out and submit the form below

Gingerbread House Contest Entry Form

Fill out the form to enter the Gingerbread House Contest at the Port Orchard Public Market
  • Please choose the appropriate category. This is a required field.
  • Parent or Guardian must sign if contestant under 18 years old
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.


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