Gingerbread House Contest Rules 


  1. Entries must be totally edible. All candy must be unwrapped, no lollipop sticks, and no perishable foods may be used.
  2. Entries must be original, no gingerbread house kits allowed.
  3. Entries must be freestanding and securely attached to a plywood base.
  4. Only battery-operated lighting can be used.
  5. Entries will remain on display at City Hall through December 10. 
  6. Entries must be dropped off at City Hall on Monday, November 30 between the hours of 9:00 am – 5:00 pm.
  7. Entries must be picked up on December 11  or they will be discarded.


  1. Judging will take place on Monday, November 30. Please remember this is an amateur contest and that Judges’ decisions are final.
  2. The People’s Choice voting will start Tuesday, December 1 at 8:00 am and will go until Friday, December 4th at 12:00 pm in City Hall. 
  3. Winners will be announced via the City of South Jordan Facebook Page.