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Join us Saturday, December 3rd, 10 am – 2 pm, for our annual Gingerbread Festival – a Roanoke Valley Holiday Tradition! This family-friendly event features a Gingerbread House Competition, holiday vendors, marshmallow roast, gingerbread cookie decorating, and entertainment. And don’t forget, visits with Santa!  Be sure to say hi to Princess Fiona too!

Over 2,000 community members attended in 2021.

Visit the Gingerbread Houses at the Salem History Museum starting November 29th.  Be sure to vote for your favorite Gingerbread House!

The festival will be held in Longwood Park on December 3rd.


Gingerbread Cottages and Villages

along Salem-Roanoke County’s


are back this year!


We’ve had a tremendous response from our members

and can’t wait for you to see all the

Villages that will be popping up throughout

Salem and Roanoke County!

Stay tuned for more info about the Trail,

all the fun Village Events,

and how you can participate with local businesses to

win prizes!


Join us as an Artist, Crafter, Commercial Vendor or Food Vendor!

Thank you to our 2022 Mission Partner Festival Sponsors!


Thanks to our 2022 Festival Sponsors!