Gingerbread Celebration

Featuring amazing gingerbread houses, holiday gift baskets, vendors with handmade items, children’s activities and bake sale, this is a holiday event the entire family can enjoy.  Free admission Friday, $1 donation/adult Saturday and Sunday.

Calling all bakers!

Get out your mixing bowls and get ready to win top prizes of $500, with $200 to the runners-up.  Businesses compete for the Ginger Trophy.

Arts Council member Mary Smith’s

“How to make a gingerbread house.”

Gingerbread house recipe


December 6 – 1pm-8pm

December 7 – 10am-6pm

December 8 – 10am-2pm

Grant Building, 12 Chambersburg St., Gettysburg


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Date(s) - 12/06/2019 - 12/08/2019
12:00 am



It takes a village to produce this wonderful event which the community and visitors truly enjoy.  If your business would like to help defray the cost, please become a Gingerbread Village Sponsor.


All vendor spaces for this year’s event have been filled.

Homemade dog treats, cakes, donuts and cookies.

Nelson’s Pottery Clay Crew

Pottery and ornaments.

Coffee, espresso drinks, hot chocolate.

Small acrylic paintings.

Greeting cards and Bosnian handcrafts.

Susan Henry Designs

Sterling silver and 14k gold filled jewelry with some artistic wire items.

Pats Pots

Handmade pottery

Knitted wearable and non-wearable items.

Handcrafted Jewelry to adorn your body.