Annual Cupcake Contest to Feature 8 Judging Categories

Safe Harbors of the Hudson will be hosting their annual Cupcake-a-Palooza event on Saturday, October 24 from 1 - 4 p.m. in the Lobby at the Ritz Theater, 107 Broadway in Newburgh. This sweet event is a community favorite and fun for all ages. Admission is $5 and includes tastings, beverages and a vote for public favorite!


We are currently seeking professional, amateur, and child bakers for this bake-off event. There is a nominal $10 charge for bakers.
Judging categories include:

  • Best Overall Professional
  • Best Overall Amateur
  • Child Baker (18 & under)
  • Most Beautiful-Professional
  • Most Beautiful-Amateur
  • Best Gluten Free (new this year!)
  • Most Original Flavor
  • Public Favorite

To reserve a participant spot or for more information, contact June Henley at (845) 784-1110 or jhenley@safe-harbors.org and download the baker application and review the rules/frequently asked questions.

Photos shared from the SHoH 2014 event.

Safe Harbors of the Hudson transforming lives and building communities through housing and the arts in the City of Newburgh for 15 years.