19th Annual Gingerbread Construction Contest

Food Hall at Stetson West
December 5, 2019 3:00PM - 7:00PM

Take a much needed respite from studying for an upcoming week of final exams to create a masterpiece wo rthy of the Northeastern community’s votes. Cash prizes of $100, $75 and $50 will be given for 1st, 2nd, 3rd place winners, respectively.

Be a contestant in our Gingerbread Construction contest!

60 contestants will be randomly chosen from all student entries.  (Limited to 2 students per house, you pick your partner).

The Gingerbread Village will be displayed Friday, December 6 in the Xhibition Kitchen and via FacebookInstagram, and Twitter (#GingerbreadNU) for the Northeastern community to vote for their favorites. Cash prizes of $100, $75 and $50 will be given for 1st, 2nd, 3rd place winners, respectively.

Sign up by filling out our Feedback form.

If chosen you will be notified with more details.

Again this year, all of the gingerbread houses will be donated to Rosie's Place to help this homeless shelter enhance the holiday spirits for those less fortunate in our local community.

Additionally, all winners' cash prizes will be matched by Dining Services and donated to Economic Mobility Pathways (EMPath). EMPath transforms people’s lives in the greater Boston area by helping them move out of poverty and provides other institutions with the tools to systematically do the same.