Does the theme apply to the entire competition (e.g. wedding tiered cakes)?
No. The show theme ONLY applies to the showcake category.
Where is the Cake Show being held?
6001 Airport Blvd
Austin, TX 78752
How much will it cost to attend?
Please visit the General Admission page for day and weekend pass pricing.
Competitors receive full weekend admission with their competition registration.
Children ages 12 and under are admitted free of charge when accompanied by an adult.
Will there be any events for children?
Yes! Children are encouraged to enter the cake competition. There will be also be hands-on activities during the show that will include a cookie or cupcake and the necessary supplies to decorate them for a small fee of $1. Check the Main Schedule for kid activity hours.
I’m coming from out of town, where should I stay?
Crowne Plaza Hotel! Instructions for booking reservations with our group rate are here.
The Rules seem to indicate that Sculpted Cakes must be 100% cake. Does that mean I can’t use cereal or internal structure?
Not at all. You may use cereal, internal structure & modeling chocolate, however, the majority of your entry must be made from cake.
Where can I get additional information or who can I contact if I have questions?
What is your refund policy?
If you withdraw from a class or a demonstration on or before 2/1/2014 of the current year, your paid tuition less a $25 administration fee will be issued. There will be no refunds for cancellations of any purchases after 2/1/2014. Classes are transferable when possible – please notify us as soon as possible of any changes. Competition entry fees are non-refundable at any time. The Show organizers reserve the right to cancel classes or demonstrations. If a class or demonstration is canceled, you have the option to transfer to another event or receive a full refund. In the event that a scheduled demonstrator is unable to conduct their demonstration, the Show organizers reserve the right to substitute another qualified demonstrator and there will be no refunds of registration fees. All remedies under this refund policy are limited to the language of refund policy.