The Cake & Bake Show 2016: How to enter our amazing #KidsKitchen birthday cake competition (PLUS exclusive ticket offer!)

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  • The Cake & Bake Show, in association with Argos, is back and it’s bigger and better than ever. This year we’re teaming up with the show to bring you a very special birthday cake competition. We also have some exclusive ticket offers too so you can enjoy all the show has to offer – at a discount price

    Each year The Cake & Bake Show hosts cake decorating competitions to showcase the talents of amateur and professional bakers and this year we’re hosting a special birthday cake competition in association with GoodtoKnow’s Kid’s Kitchen.

    Birthday cake recipes

    But what could you make as your entry? Our collection of birthday cake recipes has plenty of ideas – how about a princess cake, a polka dot cake or a giant rainbow cupcake?

    How to enter our birthday cake competition

    To enter:
    Visit The Cake & Bake Show competition page and scroll down to find Goodtoknow’s Kids Kitchen competition or find the entry form right here

    Hurry entry closes 9th September!

    What’s on at The Cake & Bake Show

    The Cake & Bake Show brings together the nation’s best-loved bakers, chefs, TV personalities and enthusiasts in a celebration of all things baking.

    See our very own #NadiyaBakes at this year’s show.

    The UK’s biggest baking star, Nadiya Hussain, 2015 winner of The Great British Bake Off and Essentials columnist, will join master pâtissier Eric Lanlard, John Whaite, TV chef and 2012 GBBO winner, Rosemary Shrager TV chef and cookery school owner and Jo Wheatley, GBBO winner of 2011.

    The Cake and Bake show will be hosted at ExCeL, London from 7-9 October and EventCity, Manchester from 10-13 November.

    Exclusive Cake & Bake Show ticket offer

    Get tickets in advance for just £10 (saving up to £5 off the door rate) by using the code ESSENTIALS10 and booking at or by calling 0844 854 1364.

    *Book before 6th October 2016 for London tickets and 10th November 2016 for Manchester tickets. Concessions not included. £1.75 transaction fee applies per order. For children’s ticket prices please see the website for details. Calls cost 7p per minute plus your phone company’s access charge.

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