The Kampala Cake Fair, an annual event that brings together cake and food enthusiasts is returning for its second edition which will be held on December 2nd at the Uganda Museum grounds in Kampala.
This year, the event has attracted over 80 bakers building on the success of the previous edition and it will feature an after party with performances by Almost Famous DJ’s and Vinka.
Other activities during the evening will be a celebrity bake-off, kid’s bake-off, cake eating competition and a main cake competition.
“Some of the activities that will be held at this year’s fair include a celebrity cook off and celebrities who have been selected for the bake-off include Anne Kansiime, Roger Mugisha, Renzioni Hill, Gaetano, Laura Kahunde and Anita Beryl, “ said Asha Batenga, the event organizer.
The event is the brainchild of Cake Shop Uganda, a Facebook group with over 100,000 cake and dessert entrepreneurs and enthusiasts.
The Fair which is being held under the theme “Celebrating Life with Cake” is an annual showcase of a variety of cakes, desserts, accompanying foods and style in a colorful, fun filled family day.
The main cake competition will see bakers compete in four categories; traditional, creative, wedding and starter. Baileys, the platinum sponsor of the event has provided liqueur for the bakers to incorporate into their cakes.
Tickets to the event are being sold for UGX20,000. Other sponsors include Bride and Groom magazine, Naguru Skyz Hotel, Mega Milk, Kwese and RoundBob.