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13th Annual Great St. Pete Cupcake Contest

Saturday, August 24, from12-3pm
Morean Center for Clay, 420 22nd St. S.

The Morean Arts Center invites you to our city-wide search for 

Help us decide the best creative cupcake for the People’s Choice award! 

This decadent fundraising event features a variety of submissions categorized by youth/teen, novice, professional and specialty (gluten-free). Sample a dozen different tasty treasures and vote on your favorite flavor. Pre-registered attendees will receive a 12-count box to fill with the mini-cupcakes of their choice and will vote for their favorite flavor to win the People’s Choice award. 


$15 Entry Fee (1 Flavor per Entry)
Sign-up is open until Friday, August 9
You are welcome to sign up for multiple flavors.


12-count box for $20
You are welcome to purchase
multiple boxes at once. 

Generously Sponsored by:

Last Year’s Winners: 

Congratulations to our amazing 2023 bakers! 
People’s Choice
1st Place Taryn Kupczyk – Lemon Blackberry
2nd Place Maria Ball and Kelley Johnson – Guava Cream Cheese Icebox Cupcake
3rd Place Michael Turner – Pink Starburst
1st Place Marijka H. – Fat Elvis
2nd Place Kaleigh B. – Earl Grey with Lemon Lavender Icing
Honorable Mention Trinity P. – Oreo
Honorable Mention Jack M. – Mint Chocolate Oreo
1st Place Bryanna Tramontana – Banana Cream Pudding
2nd Place Sarah Spratley – Matcha Latte
1st Place Justin Martin – Charcuterie
2nd Place Sandra Howard – Pina Colada with Rum
1st Place Elaina Mitchell – Chocolate Raspberry, Gluten Free
2nd Place Ingrid Shypitsyn- To Diet for Carrot Cakes, Sugar Free and Gluten Free

Special Thank You
to our Partners: