Come Experience More Than Great History at Heritage Square!

Gingerbread Fest at the Square

11th Annual Gingerbread House Contest 

Deadline for Gingerbread Contest applications is December 1st.

Submissions are due by December 7th between 1pm and 4pm in the Heritage Square Hall, 731 South A Street*

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Start baking some sugary goodness! Looking for participants for the 11th annual Gingerbread Competition & Display.

(*other delivery arrangements may be made by request)

Overall Categories: Adult, People's Choice, Docent's Choice - $50 Prize for the Winner in Each Category; Teen & Youth Choice - $25 Prize for the Winner

Create your Gingerbread house for this annual contest at Heritage Hall. Get inspiration, application and rules above.

Gingerbread House Building Workshop

Event passed; returns in 2020

All supplies are included in this fun workshop of building your own gingerbread house from a kit. Just add frosting and start adding on the candy decor. One day only, Dec. 7th, 2019, 2:30PM - 4:30PM, Prepaid reservations required. Coordinated by the Friends of Heritage Square. Workshop is at 731 South A Street, Heritage Square Hall, Oxnard CA.

$10 per kit / $5 per person

11th Annual Gingerbread Celebration

December 8th–29th at Heritage Square ~ 4 weekends in December

Fridays 1-4 pm   Saturdays 10-4 pm    Sundays 1-4 pm

Come see the Square decorated at the best time of the year. Magnificent display of gingerbread creations at Heritage Square Hall. While visiting us, take a guided tour of the former houses' exteriors w/select interiors. Tours $5 per person. Evening and weekday Group Tours by appointment.

Holly Trolley Tours

December 10th, 11th, 12th and an added fourth date of December 19th

6pm ~ 7pm ~ 8pm 

Tour historic Oxnard with the “Holly Trolley Tours.” Tour includes Heritage Square to view Gingerbread houses and it‘s on to Christmas Tree Lane in the Henry T. Oxnard Historic District.

Price includes hot cocoa and sweets along the route.
$13.50 per person. 
Reservations required  
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Sip, Taste & Tour

Friday, December 13th 

6:00 ~ 6:45 ~ 7:30 ~ 8:15

Sip, Taste and Tour your way through Ventura County's famous Christmas Tree Lane with delectable bites, Fine Local Wines and Craft Beers.

This guided event will showcase the exteriors of Christmas Tree Lane Homes as well as the living areas of the highlighted homes. Enjoy these homes with all of the warmth of the holiday season.

$50 per guest (Group discounts available)

Proceeds benefit the Friends of Heritage Square

The Friends of Heritage Square operate under the non-profit Oxnard Heritage Foundation, to benefit our local community.

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