A gingerbread assembly and decorating competition for families and businesses
Orange Beach Community Center - 27235 Canal Rd, Orange Beach, AL 36561
Building begins at 9 a.m.
Open to public 10-2: free entry and viewing. Cookies and hot chocolate will be available for purchase.
Family judging at noon
Business judging at 1 p.m.
Fundraiser for Expect Excellence Culinary Arts Program
Family category- $10
4 family members or friends build and decorate a gingerbread display on a 4 ft square section (2 families per 8 ft rectangular table). No baking is allowed onsite. No previously assembled pieces allowed. A trophy will be awarded to the team with the highest scoring Gingerbread House according to our 5 judges. A special prize will also be given to the People’s Choice winner.
Business category- $25
Teams of up to 10 coworkers build and decorate a gingerbread village on an 8 ft round table. This category includes a tasting element for 5 judges (may be prepared offsite and brought to the competition). No baking is allowed onsite. No previously assembled pieces allowed. Businesses will receive online promotions to include: logo included on the website and social media, plus social media tags and mentions along with inclusion in press releases and media content leading up to, during and after the event. Businesses will also receive a flash drive including professional photography and videography of their assembly, decorating, finished product and tasting element. A trophy will be awarded to the business with the highest scoring Gingerbread Village according to our 5 judges. A special prize will also be given to the People’s Choice winner.