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Gingerbread House Decorating Contest

Satuday, December 22nd

9:00 am (kids) & 1:00 pm (adults) Harrison Room at Congress Hall

Congress Hall is excited to host its First Annual Gingerbread House Decorating Contest!  We’ll supply the house and candy.  Come prepared with your own decorating ideas and any extra decorating materials you want to add.  Special guest judges will decide who will go home with the top prize.

The Grand Prize is a 2019 Winter Wonderland Getaway! Enjoy deluxe accommodations and a one-night stay at Congress Hall plus dinner for four in The Blue Pig Tavern.*

The Runner Up will recieve a $75 gift card and holiday swag bag.
The Third Place Winner will receive a $50 gift card and holiday swag bag.

The prizes are the same for both the Kid’s Contest and the Adult’s Contest 

Harrison Room
Kid’s Contest: 9:00 am – 12:00 pm (Age 14 and under)
Adult’s Contest: 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm (Age 15 and up)

Decorating stops 45 minutes before conclusion to allow for judging

Judges: Blue, Mrs. Clause and an Elf

$25 entry fee
Space is limited. Limit one house per family.

For reservations, please call Congress Hall’s Concierge at (609) 884-6542.

* Certain restrictions apply. Overnight stays at Congress Hall are unavailable on December 6th, 7th, Dec 24th, Dec 25th and Dec 31st. 

To view a listing of all our exciting Winter Wonderland events, visit