All youth — boys and girls, ages 8 to 18 — are welcome to participate in the first Clay County Cupcake Challenge on Wednesday, June 25. The event is similar to the Cupcake Wars as seen on the Food Network.
The contest will be limited to the first 20 individuals registering. There will be a $15 entry fee and the deadline to enter is June 18. The Cupcake Challenge is sponsored by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service Clay County. To register and receive contest guidelines call Sherri Halsell, Clay County Agent at 538-5042. Participants are not required to be current 4-H members.
Participants are to bring 6-12 undecorated cupcakes and a display to the Clay County Extension Office, 210 W. Ikard, on June 25. Participants will leave the extension office at 9 a.m. for a tour of A Heavenly Cake, a bakery in Wichita Falls. Participants will eat lunch in Wichita Falls. They are required to bring money for lunch.
After lunch, participants they will travel back to the extension office, pick up their cupcakes and go to Stewart’s Sweet Stop in Henrietta for the cupcake war.