Come Experience More Than Great History at Heritage Square!

2023 Holiday Events

Guided tours, Gingerbread House contest, Gingerbread House workshop, Holly Trolley Tours -- all the fun happens this December at Heritage Square. We encourage you to come to the Square to take your holiday family photos as folks have done for so many years. `

Call for Gingerbread House Entries

 See contest application form below. Click this link for rules and this link for inspiration.

14th Annual Gingerbread House Exhibit &Tours

Dec. 9 – Jan. 6 at Heritage Square Hall, 731 So A Street, 11am-2pm (Dec. 9, Dec. 16, Dec. 23, Jan. 6 or by appointment)(Evening and weekday group tours/viewing by appointment are available)

Come see the Square decorated at the best time of the year including a holiday inspired display of gingerbread creations at Heritage Square Hall. While visiting us, take our guided tour experience of the former houses' exteriors w/select interiors. Tours $5 per person (gingerbread exhibit free to view).

2023 Downtown Oxnard Holly Trolley Tours

Climb aboard a double-decker trolley for a 50-minute guided tour of Heritage Square's Gingerbread Exhibit and Oxnard's Historic District's spectacular display of lights and decor at Christmas Tree Lane. The tour starts at Heritage Square with included refreshments. Prepaid reservations are a must.

Dec. 12, 13 & 14 (6 PM, 7 PM, 8 PM)

Reservation Link

2023 Sip, Taste & Tour of Christmas Tree Lane

Take a taste along Ventura County's popular Christmas Tree Lane and grab delectable bites from Oxnard's local restaurants while sipping on local wines and craft beers. The guided tours showcase the holiday decor inside and out while providing information on the history of the neighborhood filled with historic homes in the Henry T Oxnard Historic District.

Saturday, December 16 (6 PM, 6:45 PM, 7:30 PM, 8:15 PM)

Reservation Link

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