Liv For Sweets - Pilot Mountain, NC

Gingerbread House Decorating Contest


See you again in  December 2021!!!

Liv For Sweets Bakery wants to welcome you to join the very 1st Pilot Mountain Gingerbread House Decorating Contest!

 This is an at-home event that you will be bringing to display at Liv For Sweets Bakery for the community to vote on! There will be no decorating gingerbread houses on site. (Maybe next year!)

After the year we’ve all had, we want to make sure everyone has fun this holiday season! Plus, there will be cash prizes to the winners!!

So, grab some gingerbread, a cup of hot cocoa, put on a Christmas movie, and get to decorating!!

Rules & Regulations

**Please read all rules and regulations carefully.

Liv For Sweets Bakery will be displaying the gingerbread houses in their party studio (located in the back of the bakery) for the community to walk through and vote for their favorite! Voting will be open only during bakery business hours!

Liv For Sweets Bakery Hours:
Thursday & Friday: 11am-6pm
Saturday: 10am-4pm
Sunday: 11am-4pm

Drop off for gingerbread houses is December 10th & 11th between 11am-4pm.

Voting opens to the community on Saturday, December 12th and will continue through the 20th.

The winners will be announced December 20th.

- $10 entry fee, per gingerbread house.

- Bring your $10 entry fee with you when dropping off your gingerbread house December 10th-11th, between 11am-4pm.

- Voting will begin Saturday, December 12th.

- All ages are welcome to enter!

- All houses must be full 3D gingerbread houses.

- Gingerbread house base pieces can be store bought (Walmart, Foodlion, etc.), or homemade gingerbread, but everything used to decorate with must be edible.

- Be unique with your design! Get creative!

- All houses must be on a 12" x 12" board or smaller. (Walmart has sturdy cake boards located on the cake decorating isle.)

- Name your gingerbread house! Put on an index card, or smaller sheet of paper. Please include gingerbread house name, contestant name and contact phone number.

- Liv For Sweets Bakery will display the gingerbread houses in their party studio for the community to walk through and vote for their favorite! Tell your friends and family to come by and vote!

- Winners will be announced December 20th.

- Cash prizes and ribbons will be given to 1st and 2nd place. Liv For Sweets Pick will be rewarded with a Liv For Sweets Bakery gift card and a t-shirt!

1st place - $$ + ribbon
2nd place - $$ + ribbon
Liv For Sweets Pick - $$ Liv For Sweets Bakery Gift Card + T-shirt

May the best gingerbread house win!!

Please reach out to us with any questions!

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