Gingerbread House –Designers Welcome

Festival of Trees is one of the largest fundraisers for medical research at Children’s Hospital of Michigan Foundation. This year marks the 32nd annual Festival of Trees, which will be held again at the Ford Community & Performing Arts Center in Dearborn.

We would like to know if you and/or your organization would be willing to design/decorate Gingerbread House(s) to be sold at the event. The Preview Party will be in the evening on Saturday November 19th. The show dates are: Sunday, November 20th thru Sunday, November 27th.  As a designer, you will receive recognition on our website;, 2 general admission tickets and signage by your gingerbread house.

Gingerbread houses are to be delivered on Friday, November 18th between 9:00 AM and 5:00 PM. Judging will take place on the morning of November 19th.  Ages of designers can be 12 yrs or older, and teams of up to 4 are permissible.  Bases must be no larger than 14×14, and can be made of inedible materials, lights are allowed.

If you or your group is interested, please complete and return the contract form as soon as possible. We are asking that everyone please return the contract form no later than November 1, 2016 so that we can plan the creation of the Gingerbread Village

Please return completed form either by mail or email to:
Festival of Trees-Gingerbread
Denice Dickerson
19121 Woodmont
Harper Woods, MI 48225

Download 2016 Gingerbread Designer Contract
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Micosoft Word File