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Gingerbread Builder Workshop

Gingerbread Builder Workshop and Builder Sign Up Workshop – September 14 – 9am – 11am Release your creative spirit! Build teamwork with friends, family or associates! Your gingerbread creation will entertain thousands of Jacksonville youth and adults throughout the month of December. If you build it, they will come! Get signed up here and come […]

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A Different Kind of Gingerbread House

This December, as the Jacksonville Historical Society celebrates its 13th annual Gingerbread Extravaganza, we’re reminded of one of the most elaborately decorated homes ever built in Jacksonville—one whose extravagant, exuberant ornamentation surely is deserving of the term “Gingerbread” architecture. When this house was first built in 1872 on (what would become) Riverside Avenue, much of […]

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