3,000 free mini cupcakes Thursday at LA's Cupcake Showdown 2010

All info below via the Facebook event page for Cupcake Showdown 2010, which happens this Thursday, July 8th, from 5 to 8 pm at The LA Artwalk, 620 S. Main Street, Los Angeles.
Please make sure to RSVP to rsvp@cupcakeshowdown.com

This is a FREE event.

The Cupcake Showdown 2010 will be bringing together 10 of the best cupcake bakeries from the city to compete for the best cupcake trophy. Each of the 10 cupcake bakeries will be giving out 300 FREE mini cupcake samples to the public, that means 3000 mini cupcakes will be given out throughout the night!  Full sized cupcakes and a delicious assortment of baked sweets will be available for purchase.  Come shoot photos in our cupcake photo booth by Embryo Productions!

POP UP shops by Hello Drama Jewelry and Tokyo Lux by Audrey Kitching


Event Hosted by NYLON PINK
Sponsored by Honest Tea

Competing for the cupcake trophy are:

Lil Rae Cakes http://www.jenny-rae.com/
Fat Glady's http://fatgladys.com/
Doughboys http://www.doughboyscafe.com/
Sweet E's http://www.sweetesbakeshop.com/
Cupcake Garcia http://tinyurl.com/24eza6m
Polkatots http://www.polkatotscupcakes.com/
Aunt Joy's Cakes http://www.auntjoyscakes.com/
Cookie Casa Bakery http://www.cookiecasa.com/


Special Guest!
Audrey Kitching and her new line Tokyolux!

PR by Matt Rivera at Cesoir PR

Most of the bakeries and companies listed above were new to me. Here are two photos to pique your interest (though who wouldn't be interested in free cupcakes?):

Fat Gladys cupcakes (via Facebook)

Polkatots cupcake flavor of the month: lemon raspberry. (via Facebook)