The Cupcake Challenge will take place at the Heritage Center in downtown Vero Beach from 3 to 5:30 p.m. Oct. 14.
The Jeane Graves Charity Cupcake Challenge is a bakeoff to raise money for such charities as the Michael J. Fox Foundation.
Bakers will compete in two divisions: professional baker or estaurant and individual bakers. The fee to enter is $10 for individual bakers and $20 for professionals. Contestants are to bring five dozen cupcakes made with standard 2" cupcake papers and all decorations must be edible. One dozen will be displayed and the rest of the cupcakes will be cut into bite-sized pieces for tasting and voting by attendees.
Tickets to the Cupcake Challenge are $10 and can be purchased at the door.
There will be an award in each category for Best Taste, Best Frosting and Best Decoration. One cupcake will be awarded Best Overall Cupcake 2012.
Deadline for the completed entry form is Oct. 5. The form, contestant information and entry fee can be dropped off at Law office of Julia Graves, 2205 14th Ave., Vero Beach, or mailed to Cupcake Challenge, Care of HGX, and P O Box 6190, Vero Beach, 32961. Interested bakers can call 772-473-3410 to have an entry form e-mailed.
For more information, call Janie Graves Hoover at 772-473-3410 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.