2020 "Virtual" Gingerbread House Contest

In continuing the fun with "at home" activities, we decided to have an online Gingerbread House Making Contest.  Everyone can participate, it's free to enter, and an activity that can be done in the safety of your own home.


Enjoy the creativity, the family and the fun! 

For the contest Theme, Categories & Rules, please click on the link below:

2020 CFHS_Gingerbread House Rules.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [244.1 KB]



Thursday, November 26st – Sunday, December 27th : Builder(s) will submit their Gingerbread House "creations" by emailing the following to CFGingerbreadHouse@gmail.com:


*Refer to the PDF link above for Rules & Details


  1. Full name(s) of the builder(s)
  2. Entry Category
  3. Entrant’s phone number
  4. City/state where you created the Gingerbread House
  5. Photos of your Gingerbread House (front, sides & builder/s with house)


*We will post all entry photos on our Facebook page as we receive them, so that spectators can enjoy them through the month of December.


How to Vote for Your Favorite Gingerbread House:


December 28th, 2020 – January 4th, 2021 : Starting December 28th, entrants will encourage friends, "fans", and spectators, via "The Chadds Ford Historical Society" Facebook page, to make a donation of any amount to the Chadds Ford Historical Society as a way of voting for their Gingerbread House creation & Helping to Keep Chadds Ford History Alive.  The Gingerbread House entry that raises the most in donations through the end of the day, Monday, January 4th, 2021, will win the People’s Choice Award.