CEO Cupcake Extravaganza

February 23, 2020
03:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Academics Campus Events CBT Students
Ponderosa Room
Students at the University of Nebraska at Kearney are looking for the region’s best cupcakes.

UNK CEO, a business organization open to all students, is looking for contestants to compete in its Cupcake Extravaganza. The event includes amateur and professional categories. It is open to the public, UNK students and campus organizations, as well as established bake shops and area companies who sell cupcakes.

Contestants are asked to enter at least 6-8 dozen cupcakes in the competition (or at baker discretion).

The event opens to bakers to start set up at 1. Event judging starts around 2 to and lasts till 3 p.m. Feb. 23 in UNK’s Nebraskan Student Union Ponderosa Room. The Cupcake Extravaganza is the open to the public from 3 to 5 p.m. that day.

Cupcakes will be judged in four categories: best taste, best decorated, Loper themed and table decoration. Prizes will be awarded to the top three entries in each category, with an overall People’s Choice award also given. The prizes are donated from HyVee.

Cupcakes will be for sale to the public. Donations of $5 are suggested, with those donating allowed to pick four cupcakes from their preferred bakers.
Katelyn Ziebarth