Snowflake Festival

Gingerbread House Competition – 2015


The Gingerbread House competition is sponsored and judged by the Klamath County Association of REALTORS®. The site for the 2015 Gingerbread Village is the Ross Ragland Theater Lobby.  This is a Snowflake Festival Event.


All entries will be accepted and displayed, however winning entries must comply with the following guidelines:


1. All entries must be completely edible. Platforms must be completely covered.  Everything visible must be EDIBLE.  Paper, plastic, glass, toothpicks, lollipop sticks, etc. are not acceptable as part of the structure or scene.


2. The gingerbread portions of all entries must be home made

(no pre-baked, pre- packaged or kit materials.) Houses constructed of other edible materials:  graham crackers, pretzels, cereal, spaghetti, etc. will be accepted.


3. All structures must be built on a STURDY platform such as a cutting board,

plywood or heavy cardboard. all structures must be built on one platform not to

exceed 24”x 36”. It is often necessary to rearrange the exhibits to best use the space

and flimsy platforms do not stand up to the handling.


4. Contestants must provide a complete list of ingredients attached to their entry.


Entries will be accepted in one of the following categories:

1. Preschool - Kindergarten & 5 years and under, may have SOME adult help with entry

2. Elementary Grades - 1, 2, & 3 is to be constructed by the entrant only

3. Intermediate Grades - 4, 5, & 6 is to be constructed by the entrant only

4. Junior Grades - 7, 8, & 9 is to be constructed by the entrant only

5. Senior Grades - 10, 11, & 12 is to be constructed by the entrant only

6. Adults - 18 years and older are to be constructed by the entrant only

7. Family - 2 or more related persons

8. Organizations - Scout troops, other group projects

** Schools may enter by grade level


5. All entries must be picked up by 5:00 PM on December 19th or they will be destroyed.



For the school categories: Elementary, Intermediate, Junior, and Senior there will be cash prizes

awarded to the school that the winning individual attends. In addition, the First Prize winner of

each specific school category will be awarded a gift certificate for their entry.


Schedule of Events


***December 5th, 11 AM – 5 PM This is the ONLY TIME entries will be received in the

Ross Ragland Lobby***


Dec 6th                        Noon - 5 PM                Open for viewing

Dec 8th-11th                 10AM -5 PM                Open for viewing– Contest Winners on display

Dec 13th                       Noon - 5 PM                Open for viewing

Dec 15th – 18th                        10AM - 5 PM               Open for viewing

Dec 19th                       Noon - 5 PM                Open for viewing


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