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Gingerbread Extravaganza


Old St. Andrew’s Church, 317 A. Philip Randolph Blvd., across the street from VyStar Veterans Memorial Arena

Seniors/Health Cautious (no children): 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
(Last appointment slot begins at 12 p.m.)
General Admission: 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
(Last appointment slot begins at 3 p.m.)

Saturdays: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
(Last appointment slot begins at 3 p.m.)

Sundays: Noon to 4 p.m.
(Last appointment slot begins 3 p.m.)

Closed Mondays and on December 19.

Walk-ins welcome for groups of 4 or less; large groups please purchase tickets and select appointment times. To guarantee time slot for groups of any size, we recommend pre-purchasing your tickets and signing up for your visit. After you obtain your ticket, check your email for a link to select and reserve your appointment time slot. The link will indicate coming from jaxhistory.networkforgood.com. If you did not receive an email confirming your tickets, please contact us at gingerbread@jaxhistory.org.

The Gingerbread Extravaganza Experience
The Jacksonville Historical Society is hosting the 19th Annual Gingerbread Extravaganza in a manner which ensures the health safety of its visitors (see floor plan below). Depending on the state of the pandemic, masks may be required; hand sanitizer stations are located throughout the venue, which is set for one-way traffic.

The event includes the traditional exhibit at Old St. Andrew’s Church as well as a holiday gift shop, bake shop, silent auction and an online contest to vote for your favorite display. Tickets include a short tour of the Merrill House Museum.


Only events occurring within Downtown Jacksonville will be accepted.
If you have any questions pleascontact us.