February 21, 2013
10 for adults, $2 children 9 and under
Amway Grand Plaza
187 Monroe Ave NW, Grand Rapids, 49503 United States

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Channel 95.7 and Pioneer Sugar present Dessert Wars! Thursday, February 21, 2013 in the Imperial Ballroom at the Amway Grand Plaza from 6pm to 8pm. Sample desserts from local bakeries, pastry shops and restaurants and then vote for the one you think should be called the "Best Dessert in Grand Rapids"!

Admission is just $10 and kids under 9 are just $2!  A portion of the proceeds to benefit Kid’s Food Basket, working to ensure kids in our community don't go to bed hungry.

Competitors include:

Cupcake by Design
Cygnus 27
Dreamscape Desserts
Grand Cakes
Grand Rapids Cheesecake Company
Marge's Donut Den
The Melting Pot
Mirabella Confections
Paris Cafe & Desserts 

Second Floor Bakery
Rita Girl's Bakery

Special thanks to our judges:

  • Val Lego, WZZM 13
  • Chef Tommy Fitzgerald, Café Stella
  • Chef Randy Finch, Ice Brigade on Food Network
  • Todd Chance, MLive
  • Doug Small, Experience GR
  • Barb Wallace, Pioneer Sugar
  • Thomas Knowles III, Mast Heating & Cooling

If you own a local bakery, pastry shop or restaurant and would like to compete in Dessert Wars, e-mail Channel's Live Event Manager at Ashly.Emerson@townsquaremedia.com