Join the Competition

Submit Entries November 23 – December 8, 2019.

It’s the sweetest time of the year. Design and build your own gingerbread creation for a chance to win an awesome prize. Anyone can enter and family participation is encouraged! Local schools, groups, and businesses are invited to compete in this annual event as well.

Gingerbread houses will be accepted starting November 23, 2019 through December 8, 2019. For special arrangements, please call (818) 686-2823. Notice: All creations will be disposed of at the end of the exhibition on January 5, 2020.

The 2019 Winners are:

  • Our Earth: A Present to All Its Creatures: Director’s Engineer Award

    The Science of Gingerbread competition entry
  • LA Kings Winter: Honorable Mention

  • All American Past Time: Best by a Member of the Cube

  • Tierra del Sol Circus: Best by an Organization

    The Science of Gingerbread competition entry
  • All Snug On Their Rug: Best Animal Theme

  • Critters Winter Wonderland: Best Holiday Theme

    The Science of Gingerbread competition entry
  • Camp Out: Best by a Youth Group, Troop or Scout

  • Christmas Millenium Falcon in Space: Best Youth 6-13

  • Luna’s Moon House: Best Youth 5 & Under


Discovery Cube is open daily except for Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.


Save time by purchasing your tickets online!

Tickets can also be purchased upon arrival at the Discovery Cube entrance.


11800 Foothill Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 91342

Alternate transportation options are available via OCTA and Metrolink.