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Welcome to the 2018 National Capital Area Cake Show

March 17th – 18th

3501 Rebel Run, Fairfax, VA 22030

Grand Prize

Bryson Perkins


The National Capital Area Cake Show (NCACS) is celebrating its 9th year, and every year gets better and better!  We have amazing entries from decorators of all levels -- from youth through masters -- from all over the United States.  At our show you will meet TV celebrities, see free Demonstrations and be able to shop with vendors from across the United States and around the world.  We offer classes for adults as well as youths in a number of decorating skills at every level.  Our Bake Sale has amazing treats donated by area professionals and enthusiasts.  And don't forget to join us Saturday Night for our Cupcake Challenge special event!


General Admission

1-day: $12 / 2-day: $17

Student (ages 5-17) / Senior 65 or older

General Admission

1-day: $8 / 2-day: $12

Children under 5

Free when accompanied by a paying adult

Youth Activities

$10 Youth / $15 Teen classes

Adult Beginner Classes

$25 per student per 2-hour class

Cupcake Social

Saturday 11:00 - 1:00

Free with General Admission

10:00 a.m. Classes Begin

9:30 a.m. Classes Begin

9:00 a.m. Box Office Opens for General Admission

8:30 a.m. Box Office Opens for General Admission

10:00 a.m. Show Opens

10:00 a.m. Show Opens

11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Cupcake Social

11:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m. Cake Tours

11:00 a.m.– 3:00 p.m. Cake Tours

4:00 p.m. Awards

5:00 p.m.  Cake & Vendor room Closes

5:00 p.m. Show Closes

Saturday                        Sunday

Latest Updates

Admission Prices

Tentative Show Schedule

Thank you ABC News Channel 8

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  ICJ Program Overview As an international authority in the confectionery arts, ICES saw the need to establish a Certified Judge Program which includes Guidelines for the judges who score competitions as well as show organizers. The goals are to educate judges, competitors, and show personnel; elevate the quality of competitions, and maintain consistent judging standards worldwide.

To sign up for the ICJ course offered at our show, please click here for more information.

Cupcake Challegne

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