Cake Bake Competition

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The Fairford Festival traditional Cake Baking Competition returns this year. There will be two categories to enter: Bake a classic Victoria sponge and for the under 12’s, four decorated cupcakes with the theme being ‘Space’ to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of when Man first walked on the Moon.


To enter the Fairford Festival Cake Bake Competition, simply bring your treasured bake to the Festival of Fiction tent, Sunday 9th June, no later than 2pm. Judging starts at 2pm, winners announced at 4:30pm.

There are two classes
Class 1) Classic Victoria sponge cake
Class 2) under 12’s best four decorated “Space” themed cupcakes.

Competition details:

Cost to enter: £1 per entry for Class 1 (Victoria sponge) and 50p per entry for Class 2 (Four decorated cupcakes).

The judges decision will be final and Classes will be judged on appearance (and taste for Class 1 only). It would be appreciated if all cakes could be donated to the Fairford Festival to help raise funds for the Fairford Town Charity to help continue supporting local community groups and organisations. If you do not wish for your masterpiece to be included in this, please let us know.

Announcement of results and prize giving will take place at 4:30pm.

Any further questions, please do let us know.