National Cake Decorating Day - October 10
Tue, Oct 10, 2023

National Cake Decorating Day

National Cake Decorating Day is one of the most exciting holidays celebrated in the USA. October 10th is the perfect day to test your baking skills and learn new cake decorating techniques! Unleash your creativity and create a one-of-a-kind masterpiece!


The art of cake decorating has been around for centuries. It was not until the 17th century that the trend of cake decorating started becoming popular. In the late 19th century, it developed into an art form, bringing together people from different parts of the world. The techniques used by professional decorators are vast and ever-evolving.

It is not known for certain when the first cake was made, but it is known that it was flat and different from the cakes of the modern era. It was made from flour, eggs, nuts and honey and had a mild, but pleasant taste.

Interesting facts

  • The first birthday cake was served in 1785.
  • The most expensive cake cost $75 million and was decorated with $45 million worth of diamonds.
  •  A multi-tiered cake was created in 1858 specifically for the wedding of Queen Victoria’s daughter.

How to take part

On National Cake Decorating Day, attend themed events and parties to learn the art of cake decorating. Let your inner artist out and trust your creative instincts. Have fun with the colors and mix and match them to create unique shades. Take pictures of the process and share your creations on social media.

When is National Cake Decorating Day Celebrated in 2023?

National Cake Decorating Day is devoted to celebrating cheerfulness and fun. It happens annually on October the 10th.

Weekday Month Day Year
Tuesday October 10 2023
Thursday October 10 2024
Friday October 10 2025
Saturday October 10 2026

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