Decorative Holiday Flourish Happy Holidays!


Welcome to the 12th Annual Gingerbread Festival!

Girl Scouts of Gulfcoast Florida is excited to present our 2020 Gingerbread Festival. We hope you’ll join us, either as a participant or visitor, at this unique, family-friendly event at The Mall at UTC, from December 11-20, 2020.

Come marvel at this holiday wonderland featuring gingerbread houses crafted by more than 150 local schools, youth groups, businesses, and nonprofit organizations. Enjoy a break during your holiday shopping. Vote for your favorite in the People’s Choice Award! Reserve the house of your choice for purchase! Bring the family!

Festival Hours

Friday, December 11–Sunday, December 20, 2020:

6:30 to 9:00 p.m.


This year’s festival will be on display at the former Stein Mart location in the West District at University Town Center (119 N Cattlemen Road, Sarasota, Florida 34243, next to Old Navy). We are excited that this venue allows a large presentation space adhering to social distancing guidelines. 


FREE! Votes are $1 per vote for the People’s Choice Award, vote online for your favorite entry.

Voting ends December 20 at noon.

Questions? Please call 941-921-5358 ext. 336 or email us at


Top Houses By Youth

House #1 [166 votes]
Juliette Ambassador Girl Scout
House #2 [162 votes]
Sarasota High's National ART Honor Society
House #3 [107 votes]
Ambassador GS Troop 707


Top Houses By Community Partners

House #1 [34 votes]
Luhrsen Goldberg
House #2 [32 votes]
Christine Law, P.A.
House #3 [32 votes]
Luhrsen Goldberg

Happy Holidays!