AIA 2nd Annual Gingerbread Build-Off

Architecture Center Houston, in partnership with C2 Creative, Buffalo Bayou Partnership, and Houston Downtown Management District announces the 2nd Annual Gingerbread Build-Off.

Saturday, December 11, 10am – 3pm at Market Square Park, 300 Milam.

Awards announced at 4pm

Gingerbread Build-Off Exhibition
December 13-17, 2010
Architecture Center Houston
315 Capitol, Suite 120

Architecture Center Houston, C2 Creative, Buffalo Bayou Partnership, and Houston Downtown Management District will host the Second Annual Gingerbread Build-Off at Market Square Park, Saturday December 11, 10am to 3pm.

25 teams of up to five people each will compete in this year’s build-off. In addition to the coveted Grand Prix de Show, prizes will be given in categories including Best Architectural Icon, Tallest Standing Structure, Best Traditionall y Themed, Best Non-Traditionally Themed, and Most Creative Use of Materials. Gingerbread buildings will be judged by an independent panel of food, design, art, and architecture professionals. Following the Build-Off, winners and select competitors will be featured in a one week exhibition, free and open to the public, at Architecture Center Houston.

Team registration is $50 and is available online or by contacting Architecture Center Houston at The public is invited to attend this free event and cheer on the teams, and build their own mini gingerbread structure at the spectators table.

Sponsorships available at Contact for any event or Sponsorship inquiries.

In the event of rain, the Gingerbread Build-Off will move to Architecture Center Houston.

Events are free and open to the public unless otherwise indicated.

Sponsored by Rev Eco-Shuttle / Three Brothers Bakery / Saint Arnold Brewery

Event Partners: Houston Downtown Management District / Architecture Center Houston/
Buffalo Bayou Partnership / C2 Creative

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