2016 Marblehead Gingerbread Festival

The Marblehead Gingerbread Festival is part of the Marblehead Chamber of Commerce's Christmas Walk, and the proceeds will go to benefit the Marblehead Family Fund and the Marblehead Historical Society.

Come see over 100 locally and professionally made gingerbread creations on display at the historic Jeremiah Lee Mansion in Marblehead, MA during this year's Marblehead Christmas Walk. Community members, businesses, and families are building and donating dozens of gingerbread houses, boats and local buildings that will be on display and available for raffle throughout the weekend. Days and times vary so check the times!

Proceeds benefit Marblehead Family Fund and the The Marblehead Museum & Historical Society. Raffle Winners Drawn Sunday, December 4, 2016 at 2pm.

Awards in multiple categories:

  • Best in Show, Most Creative
  • Most Historical
  • Most Marblehead
  • Best Aged 5 and Under
  • Best 10 and under
  • Best 15 and under
  • Best Business and more!

Entries can be dropped off on Wednesday, November 30, 2016 10am-Noon and 3-6pm

Note from North Shore Kid:  The varied times of and days of this event make it difficult to handle in our platform.  Houses will be on display over the 4 day period (i.e. ranging from 10am - 8pm).  Please make sure to double check the time with the day that you wish to go!

Thursday, December 1, 2016: 5-6:30 pm (Opening Reception)
Friday, December 2, 2016: 4-6 pm
Saturday, December 3, 2016: 10 am - 4 pm
Sunday, December 4, 2016: noon - 2 pm (Winners drawn at 2 pm)
Entry Drop Off: Wednesday, November 30, 2016 10am-Noon & 3-6pm