The best cupcake bakers of the Tampa Bay area will be going head to head in a contest for the title of “Best Cupcake in Tampa 2019"; If you wanna get in on all of that sweetness, you can attend a free cupcake festival at Ybor's Saturday Market this fall.
On Saturday, November 9th, The 9th Annual Cupcake Festival will pop up at Ybor's Saturday Market. From 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. you can indulge yourself in all these tasty cupcakes. And you can't go wrong with free admission.
Bakers in the Tampa Bay area will be putting their best cake forward for attendees to buy and try. These aren't any normal cupcakes either — one year a contestant made a Cuban Cupcake, topping it off with a pickle!
The Pink Door Bakery has been known to pop into the Saturday market with tons of sweet treats, and they make some seriously beautiful cupcakes. You're bound to see some of the craziest combinations as Tampa cupcake queens fight for the best cupcake crown.
If you need a break from overindulging on all the sweets, feel free to shop the many vendors of the Ybor Saturday Market — where locals and businesses will set up pop-up shops. They're known to have a lot of cool things from paintings to clay creations and even succulents. You never know what you're going to find at the market.
You can't go wrong with a free cupcake festival, and if you leave with a cute new thing for your shelf, that's even better. You definitely won't want to miss out on the free Ybor Cupcake Festival!
9th Annual Ybor Cupcake Festival
When: Saturday, November 9th; 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Where: Ybor Saturday Market — 1800 E. 8th Ave, Tampa, Florida 33605
Why you should go: Free admission to a cupcake festival happening at the same time as the Ybor Saturday Market — browse for stuff from the market or buy and try all the cupcakes from the contestants. The sweetest little festival in Ybor.