The Dawson Parent Association is excited to invite you to our annual Gingerbread House Event on Saturday, December 4. The Dining Hall will be transformed into a winter candy land and kids of all ages will love decorating gingerbread houses. The School will host three sessions, with both indoor and outdoor seating options available following social distancing guidelines. All proceeds from the Gingerbread Event help support Dawson Parent Association initiatives.

Proper mask-wearing is required indoors for all attendees ages 5 and up regardless of vaccination status.

This event will sell out and no walk-ins will be accepted. Houses and admission are available for purchase online only and orders will be received at check-in on the day of the event. For questions, please email Shea Phillips at

Ways to Participate

Session 1: 9-11 a.m. *Indoor seating is SOLD OUT*
Session 2: 12-2 p.m. *SOLD OUT*
Session 3: 3-5 p.m.

Admission (indoor/outdoor seating): 
$30 per adult 
$20 per child
Kids 3 & younger are free

Gingerbread Houses (includes candy decorations & icing):
$35 per gingerbread house

Gingerbread Mansions
(Two-story deluxe house; 20 available):
$125 - *SOLD OUT*

Raffle Tickets
Available for purchase now or at the event. Tickets can be designated the day of the event toward a select number of professionally decorated Gingerbread Houses and amazing professional party experiences such as cookie decorating and balloon installations:
$5.00 for 1 ticket
$20.00 for 5 tickets 

Gifting Tree Donation
Donations to the Gifting Tree are used during the holidays and at the end of the school year to provide gifts of appreciation to the entire Dawson team (including our wonderful teachers, teaching specialists, nurse, administrative support, security, maintenance team, and dining staff) on behalf of the entire parent community. Participation is optional. Please note, the DPA's Gifting Tree is separate from the School's Annual Fund. For more information about the Annual Fund, please visit our website

Orders will be distributed at check-in on the day of the event.

The Alexander Dawson School

The Alexander Dawson School at Rainbow Mountain, an independent school located on 33-acres in the community of Summerlin, is Nevada’s first Stanford University Challenge Success partner school for students in early childhood through grade eight. Utilizing the unique Challenge Success framework, Dawson uses research-based strategies and programs that emphasize student academics, wellbeing, and a healthy school-life balance to create more engaged, motivated, and resilient learners and leaders. At Dawson, students achieve their individual potential while savoring life and meeting the challenges of the world.