Antenna Gallery - Cupcake Throwdown & Artist Cake Walk

Sunday June 26 (03:00 PM - 06:00 PM)

Come and witness Antenna Gallery Artists compete head-to-head against other artists and pastry professionals in the first annual: CUPCAKE SHOWDOWN & ARTIST CAKE WALK

The public is invited to come and taste cupcakes and cakes from our contenders including:

Antenna Gallery All Stars: Angela Driscoll, Natalie McLaurin, Bob Snead & Jerald L. White
Baked NOLA: Jessica Doyle, Samantha Doyle and Jill Villio
Byrdie’s Gallery: Heather Lane
Cupcake Fairies: Michele Burtan Oatis and Melissa Woods
La Divina Gelateria: Molly Reeder
Shake Sugaree: Dawn Snead
723 Louisa Street Digest: Amanda Cassingham

Contenders will compete in five categories scored by a panel of judges and awarded trophies for:

Dominating Tasty Cupcake
Best New Orleans Cake
Best Cake in Disguise
Best Art Cake, and
Ugliest Cake

The public is invited to purchase tasty treats by the contenders and enjoy the fun of competing with others in a $2 a ticket cake walk – where the contending artists and professional cakes are up for grabs! The event includes free cupcakes for kids in costumes, and a raffle for a tote bag filled with Press Street publications and other prizes.

Admission is FREE so bring your family and tell your friends!

If you think you’re up for the task and would like to produce cakes and cupcakes to compete head-to-head against Antenna Gallery artists for fame and glory, visit for detailed instructions on HOW YOU CAN PARTICIPATE.

All of the Proceeds from this event benefit the Non-Profit programs of Antenna | Press Street.

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