6:00 VIP Reception
7:00 PM- 10:00 PM Open to the Public
Grandbaby Cakes (www.grandbaby-cakes.com) presents Chicago's most trend-forward food event and charity fundraiser! A bake sale like no other, guests enjoy live music, fine liquor, and desserts by Chicago's top bakeries and industry experts.
Complete with a silent auction of the city's most desirable, event proceeds benefit Project Oasis of Project Orange Tree. Funding Project Oasis allows for the purchase of land in Chicago's most urban areas to transform them into much needed community gardens in food deserts and safe, peaceful areas for the surrounding youth.
Sponsors include Nielsen-Massey Vanillas, Trinity Hospital, More Cupcakes, Curl Kitchen, Ruth and Phil's Gourmet Ice Cream, Pillsbury, Joia Life Soda, and many more.
Event Partners include Support Your Cause Consulting, M&M Special Events, Kesh Events, Allure Floral Design, A Perfect Event, Elle Kay Events, Peluso Isherwood Public Relations, Loquacious Catering, Love Cork Screw, Rolling Out Magazine, Katie Basil Photography, Susie Kirkwood Graphic Design and many more.
Entertainment by DJ Continental
Featured vendors include:
A Perfect Event- Gourmet Candy Buffet
Bake Chicago- assorted whoopie pies, berry pop tart, chocolate chip pretzel cookie, rainbow cake slices, sugar cookies, nutella malt cake slices, banana chocolate chip cookies, assorted macarons.
Brown Sugar Bakery- sweet potato bars, butter cookies, mini cupcakes, peach cobbler, banana pudding.
CH Distillery- CH limoncello pudding shots and limoncello dessert cocktails.
Lemonesse- Organic Lemon Water
Love Cork Screw-
"We're Movin On Up" (2005 California) Cabernet Sauvignon, "Head Over Heels" Sweet Riesling, and "Good Times,Good Friends" Pinot Grigio
More Cupcakes- assorted cupcakes
Nielsen-Massey Vanillas featuring Vanille Patisserie- Nielsen Massey Chocolate Orange Tart
Nticing Ngredients- Banana split cheesecake bites, keylime cheesecake bites, creamsicle cheesecake bites, strawberry shortcake parfait, oreo/turtle parfait, and fruit kabobs.
Pear Tree Preserves - Caramel Apple Preserves, Strawberry Citrus Preserves, Wild Serville Orange Marmalade and Cherry Citrus Preserves.
Spin Spun Gourmet Cotton Candy- cotton candy in coconut, salted caramel, tabasco watermelon, vanilla butter cake flavors.
Tequila Rojo Verde- chocolate margaritas, pineapple explosion, and tequila rincon alteno served neat.
Thee Sweetest Thang- cake pops in red velvet, birthday cake, lemon, strawberry, and cookies and cream.
What About Them Apples-
Gourmet Apples covered in caramel, layered in fresh nuts or candy bar ( peanuts, pecans, walnuts, almonds) (reese cup, nestle crunch, butterfinger, heath toffee, andes mints, snicker and M & M) all gourmet apples come with dark, milk or white chocolate with dark, milk or white chocolate drizzle.
Yum Squared Bakery- Various Gluten Free and Vegan items/ mini hot chocolate cupcakes, strawberries and champagne cupcakes, mini salted caramel cake, assorted macarons, creme brulee shooters, red velvet push, berry push, and more!