Gingerbread Contest

FREE - This fun event celebrates the holidays and brings the community together to see what Auburn can build! 15 Gingerbread structures will be on display at the Auburn Community & Events Center!

Voting will be open December 1 - 17, 2022 during normal business hours at the Auburn Community & Events Center.

Open Monday - Friday, 7 AM - 7 PM & Saturdays, 8 AM - 4 PM.

There are three categories to vote in, youth, adult, and Battle of the Badges! The winner in each category will be selected by votes from the public. 

Contest rules & requirements:

  • All entries must have a base no larger than 2'x2' 
  • Entry must be appropriate for audiences of all ages.
  • Entry must be original and built in 2022.
  • Entry must be 90% edible on the exterior.
  • Any structure - real or imaginary is eligible for entry i.e. house, train, igloo, spaceship, etc.
  • The City of Auburn reserves the right to remove any entry from display at any time, for any reason, and at its sole discretion.
  • Displays must be dropped off at the Community & Events Center on Monday, November 28 or Tuesday, November 29 by 7:00 PM.

A winner will be announced on Monday, December 19, 2022.

Interested in Sponsoring?

Check out the sponsorship opportunities (PDF).


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910 9th ST SE
Auburn, WA 98002

Friday - December 2, 2022

7:00 AM - 7:00 PM

(253) 931-3043