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Youth Division - "The Nightmare Before Christmas." Materials used: Spiced Dots, Red Hots, pretzels, Skittles, Fruit Roll-ups, and Twizzlers. (2013 entry)

Adult Division - "Gingerbread House of Cards." Corruption, betrayal and frosting! A meditation on the sweet temptation of absolute power. (2013 entry)

Adult Division - "The Nightmare Before Christmas." The white moon is made of thinly-rolled gum paste so it glows went lit! (2013 entry)

"Hogwarts Castle at Christmas." Materials used: gingerbread, frosting, fondant, melted hard candies. (2013 entry)

Adult Division - "All Aboard the Polar Express." Materials used: Fondant, sprinkles, ice cream cones, licorice, cinnamon chips, and peanut butter bars. (2013 entry)

Youth Division - "Gingerhill Ski Slope." Materials used: ice cream cones, powdered sugar, frosting, noodles, and Lifesavers. (2013 entry)

Youth Division - "Unto You a Child is Born." Materials used: pasta, sunflower seeds, sprinkles, shredded wheat, peanut brittle, cotton candy, cookies, Lifesavers, licorice, and melted hard candy. (2013 entry)

Adult Division - "Christmastime in St. Louis." Recreation of the house from the film Meet Me in St. Louis, in which Judy Garland performed the original version of "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas." (2013 entry)

Adult Division - "Let Sleeping Dragons Lie." Materials used: Fruit Roll-ups, Jolly Ranchers, Rice Krispie treats, gummy bears, pulled sugar, modeling chocolate, Junior mints, raisinets. (2013 entry)

The 2013 National Gingerbread House Competition is coming again soon, at the historic 100-year-old Omni Grove Park Inn - Asheville, NC. The amazing & much anticipated competition exhibition, featuring hundreds of entries in several categories, will be on display at the Grove Park Inn from Nov. 20 - Jan. 2.