All competing bakers who bring 72 cupcakes are permitted to enter in one category of the competition.  Bakers who bring 144 or more are permitted to enter two categories of the competition.  Bakers who bring 240 or more cupcakes, you are permitted to enter all three categories and we will love you forever and ever, amen.

1:72, 2:144, 3:240 or > = We all win!

For each category, please submit three cupcakes for each judge (exception, if you are entering the Best Decorated contest, please submit only one cupcake.  For this competition, cupcakes must be regular sized (cupcake pops are accepted). Also, please note that cupcakes will not be refrigerated, so consider ingredients that may melt or spoil and affect overall judging.


Best Thanksgiving: This cupcake category will be judged on the best use of Thanksgiving cuisine in your ingredients.  Three cupcakes are needed for judges.

Best Decorated: This cupcake will be judged on outer appearance only. Only one cupcake is needed per judge. 

Best Tasting: This will be judged on taste.  Three cupcakes are needed per judge.