The National Gingerbread House Competition, held annually at the Omni Grove Park Inn in Asheville, North Carolina, draws gingerbread architects and artists from points near and far and has become an eagerly awaited and favorite holiday tradition at the resort. Enjoy these photos of a few of the winning entries through the years from 2007 to 2011. Also see:
If you would like to see the real masterpieces up close, the current entries are displayed at the Grove Park Inn Resort and Spa for much of the holiday season each year.
National Gingerbread House Competition Photos: Courtesy of the Grove Park Inn Resort and Spa