ANNUAL CAKE SHOW - March 19 & 20, 2016
** NOTE OUR RULES HAVE CHANGED, PLEASE VISIT THE COMPETITION PAGE AND READ THE RULES FOR EACH COMPETITION TYPE
- Competition Information
- Enter the Main Cake Competition
- Enter the Junior Competition
- Enter the Spectacular Cake Competition
- Enter the Specialty Cake Competion (Foreign Techniques & Non-Cake Entries)
- Enter the Winner's Circle Competition
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Our annual Cake Show Competition will be held on March 19 & 20, 2016, at the Del Mar Fairgrounds. The show will benefit the Ronald McDonald House Charities of San Diego. This annual event is the largest show of its kind in California. If you missed it last year, you missed out! The cake show this year will be even bigger and better than ever!
You'll find something for everyone at our show. There are gift baskets you can win with raffle tickets, demos and classes, and hundreds of beautiful cakes and other sugar art items to view and enjoy! Cake Product Vendors will have a variety of products available for sale and sampling.
There are many categories for professional, non-professional, adults and children. Anyone who enjoys making decorative cakes, cookies, or other sugar art items is encouraged to check us out and enter! This show is judged by educators of the confectionery arts. Prizes are given to the winning entries.
The "Spectacular Cake Competition" is for the highly competitive advanced sugar artists who are looking to be creatively challenged at the most extreme level of perfection. Judging will be by an extremely experienced and highly critical judging team. Are you up for it? Show them your best work and reap the rewards and acclaim!
The entries are judged on Saturday and are on display throughout the weekend. During the Show, there are live demonstrations of many sugar arts, i.e., various cake decorating styles, celebrity panels, candy making, cookie decorating, flowers made from gum paste, sugar eggs, gingerbread art, marzipan, or rolled fondant. The main stage demonstrations schedule will be available soon.
The Club will also have a booth where various events will be happening; booth demos, celebrity autographs & pictures, just to name a couple
A Daily Raffle will be held for your chance to win a basket. Items that are donated by many different businesses will be raffled off. Basket Contents Preview: a Set of Disneyland Tickets will be included with one basket both Saturday & Sunday! A brand new KitchenAid Mixer will also be available & much more. The Raffle drawings will be held on Saturday at 4:15pm and a different set of baskets will be raffled off on Sunday at 3:30P.M. Winning ticket holders need to be present to win.
The Cake Competition Award Ceremony will be held at 3:30P.M. on Sunday, March 20, 2016. This is where the Best of Show and all other prizes are announced.
Trophies & Prizes will be presented to the winners in each category. All entrants may pick up their judges sheets to see how they were evaluated. Notes from the judges will be included on the judging sheets letting you know the areas you excelled and the areas where you may need to practice your craft for next year. This show is for sharing and competing. See the Cake Show Competition Rules for more inforamtion.
We look forward to our partnership with Ronald McDonald House Charities of San Diego.