Little Balkans Days Cake Show 2017
Location: Lincoln Center (Next to Pittsburg Aquatic Center, Lincoln Park)
Contact: Lori Horton
1015 N. Broadway, Pittsburg, Ks 66762
any questions: 620-231-5700
Registration accepted until 6pm Thursday, August 31, 2017.
Drop off: Cakes must be received between 8-9am Saturday, September 2, 2017.
Pick up: Cakes must be picked up between 4-5pm on Saturday, September 2, 2017
No entries accepted after 9am.
Rules & Requirements:
All entries in any category are required to be an actual baked, edible cake. Decorated dummy cakes will be disqualified and will not be eligible for judging. 2) Cakes will not be judged on taste. 3) All entries will be numbered and voting by the public will determine the “People’s Choice” winner. 4) It is recommended that all items used on the cake be edible, but it is not required. 5) Cakes should be no larger than 20”x20” (board included). 6) Cupcakes will be allowed in groupings of 6. They can be individually decorated or arranged as a display. Cut out decorated cookies will be in grouping of 6. They can be the same design or a coordinating theme of 6 different shapes. Be creative! 7) Cakes will be displayed from time of entry on Saturday until 4pm, so perishable fillings are not suggested. Refrigeration will not be available. 8) Categories are as follows: Kids under age 10, Kids age 11-16, Adult Beginner and Adult Advanced. NEW CATERGORY: Decorated Cut out Cookies! 9) Adult advanced includes anyone that owns, works or has worked in a bakery, someone that has completed more than 3 decorating classes or has been decorating for more than 5 years. The person checking and receiving entries the day of the show will have the final decision on what category any entrant will be placed. That decision is final. 10) Multiple entries are encouraged, but the entry donation is $5 for EACH cake, cookie group or cupcake group. Each entry fee will receive a Little Balkans Day button for entry into all “Button Events”. 11) Each Category will be awarded a 1st place prize with an overall “People’s Choice” award for the entry that collects the most votes by 3pm on Saturday. 12) Any cakes not picked up by 5pm on Saturday will be discarded at the discretion of the show. 13) Entry forms and fees are due by 6pm on August 31st and can be mailed or dropped off in person at: Celebrations by Lori, 1015 N. Broadway, Pittsburg, Ks 66762. No exceptions or exemptions for mail service.