Gingerbread House Contest

November 27th, 2017

The Log House Museum, Husky Deli and Northwest Art & Frame are so excited to bring you a holiday gingerbread house contest!

Fill your senses with the smells of spice and gingerbread; spend quality time with family & friends and celebrate the spirit of creativity and imagination with the community.

Completed houses can be dropped off at Husky Deli between December 15th through December 29th. Judging will be held January 6th. Three catorgies—each with lovely prizes!


For more information stop by Husky Deli
at 4721 California Avenue SW for a handout
or fill out an your entry form here:

Select a category you wish to enter for the Gingerbread House contest! (prizes in each category)
I am entering this contest with the understanding that I am leaving my gingerbread creation here at my own risk. It is on display in an un-staffed commercial space which is open to the public during business hours. The sponsors of this contest accept no liability for gingerbread creation loss, theft or damage. Please print two copies of your confirmation email: 1). Secure one copy to the base of your gingerbread house; and 2). Leave the other copy with the nice folks at Husky Deli when you drop off your structure. If you have trouble printing this online form there are extra cards available at Husky Deli if you need to use a hand-written form. By clicking this box I am acknowledging that I have read the contest rules (below) and agree to these terms & conditions.
If you are a parent or legal guardian of a contestant under the age of 18 please fill out this form with your name and contact information and put the name of the minor (and/or group) in the comments section below.


You may with to download our suggested Dark Gingerbread Dough here if you would like to!

Click to download a paper copy Gingerbread House Contest Form here as an alternative to the online form.






Sponsored By:






The Log House Museum, Husky Deli and Northwest Art & Frame have teamed up together this holiday season for a community building experience! Bring in your completed creation on Dec. 15th through Dec. 29th 2016.

Judging Takes Place: January 6th, 2017 The 2017

Theme: “Our Wonderful West Seattle Communty.”

  1. There are three categories:
    1. Individual Child 12 & under
    2. Children’s Group 12 & under
    3. Individual or group over 12
  2. Please provide a name for your project.
  3. Gingerbread dough needs to be the basis for all “houses,” must be all edible decorations. Royal icing is encouraged because is hardens well.
  4. Your “house” footprint (size of your base) is limited to a floor of 8.5” x 11”. It can be up to 11” height. Space may be tight this first year—we don’t know how many folks are going to participate. Depending on the number of entries, some entries may be put on display at another nearby wonderful venue (TBA)
  5. Entries will be accepted from Friday, December 15th through Friday, December. 29, 2017.
  6. No kits please.
  7. The awards ceremony and distribution of prizes will be held on Saturday, January 6th 2018 at 1:00 pm. Entries will be kept on display through Saturday, January 13th. Please pick up your house no later than 5:00pm on Saturday, January 13th, 2017.