It’s undoubtedly the biggest cake competition in the world! The iconic pink carpet and rows upon rows of wonderful entries on display and ready for the judges.

The Cake International competition is back as part of the flagship show, taking place 5-7 November 2021 at the NEC, Birmingham. With a host of categories to choose from and all competitors getting show access included in their entry.

  • Best in Show prize – £2,500 cash.

Deadline for entries is 4pm UK time Sunday 10th October

Cake International returns to the NEC, Birmingham this November.  To cater for those that may be unable to attend the live show in the UK, the organisers are pleased to offer a virtual competition!  With a host of great categories to choose from, you are invited to participate along with hundreds of other competitors from around the world!    

The virtual competition allows anyone in the world to enter and will be judged by an esteemed team of CI judges, led by Head Judge David Close. We have seen some incredible entries in the virtual competition over the past year, with entrants ranging from beginners to established artists.


Entries are just £20 – Best in Show prize = £200 cash!!

Enter your masterpiece into the virtual cake competition and be in with a chance of being crowned the best in show!

Deadline for entries 4pm UK time Sunday 3rd October. The results will be available online on Sunday 7th November with Head Judge David Close announcing the Best in Show winner live from the NEC.