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The Gingerbread House Competition

Don't miss the popular Gingerbread House Competition, a crowd favorite showcasing the amazing talent of Boston's top chefs. Come marvel at these creative culinary masterpieces. These incredible gingerbread creations of varying sizes will be sold, with all the proceeds to benefit Housing Families, a non-profit organization dedicated to ending family homelessness. As one of the largest operators of quality affordable housing for homeless and very low-income families in Massachusetts, Housing Families provides safe, temporary shelter and individualized supportive services to enrich childrens' lives, nurture the potential of each family member, and help those in greatest need maintain permanent housing. 

All of the Gingerbread House entries are displayed throughout show hours. To enter the competition or to purchase a tax-deductible gingerbread house call 617-536-3400 or contact

Click here for an entry form.

Enter your culinary masterpiece in the Gingerbread House Competition!

Housing Families
2016 Gingerbread House Competition Winner - CupCake City
2017 "Best In Show": Cupcake City