Gingerbread Contest

Calling all baking enthusiasts both expert and beginner, entries for The 1st Annual Marion Gingerbread House Contest are now being accepted! Ocala Style and the Ocala Gazette in partnership with Ocala Mainstreet and our prize sponsor, Ameris Bank are excited to invite individuals, teams, businesses, civic groups and anyone that wants to have some fun to enter their gingerbread creations for a chance to win cash prizes(see below), and more importantly, bragging rights as a Gingerbread House Champion.

Contest entry is $25.00 for both individual and team entries.  All entries will be displayed for judging in various Downtown Ocala storefronts on Saturday, December 11th from 11 am to 1 pm. For the Official Contest Rules click here.

Cash Prizes

  • 1st Place: $200.00
  • 2nd Place: $125.00
  • 3rd Place: $75.00

Please complete the form below to begin the registration process. After submitting your information, you will be directed to a page where you can pay through PayPal to finalize your entry. The deadline for registration is Sunday, December 5th.