Decorative Holiday Flourish Happy Holidays!

Welcome to the 10th Annual Gingerbread Festival!

Girl Scouts of Gulfcoast Florida is excited to announce our 2018 Gingerbread Festival. We hope you’ll join us, either as a participant or visitor, as this unique, family-friendly event returns to Westfield Sarasota Square December 6-9, 2018.

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!


Special thank you to all of our partners!

Presenting Sponsor:




Gingerbread Sponsors:



Candy Cane Sponsors:



Peppermint Sponsors:



Gumdrop Sponsors:



Westfield Sarasota Square, 8201 Tamiami Trail South, Sarasota, 34238

Schedule of Events:

Thursday, December 6, 2018


Top Houses By Youth

House #1 [157 votes]
Fruitville Elementary (Pirate Paradise)
House #2 [151 votes]
Bay Haven School of Basics Plus (First Grade Barnett First Grade Gingerbread Fun)
House #3 [151 votes]
Girl Scouts of Gulfcoast Florida (Troop 382 'Twas the Night Before Christmas)


Top Houses By Community Partners

House #1 [209 votes]
Junior League of Sarasota (New Member Class 2017-2018)
House #2 [112 votes]
American Cancer Society's Relay for Life of Venice
House #3 [100 votes]
Leader Design Studio

Happy Holidays!