- Taste a drool-worthy roundup of more than 15 desserts prepared by America’s top dessert chefs.
- Dessert & cocktail recipe demonstrations by top pastry chefs on the Rouses Markets Stage. It’s like being live at your favorite baking show!
- Always wanted to judge a food event?Cast your ballot for the 2021 Sweetest Chefs Awards and watch winners be announced.
- Early admission ticket options available.
- Graze the hot food bar & beverage tastings highlighting the culinary diversity of Gulf Shores & Orange Beach’s local food scene.
- Photo Booth perfect for your #DessertCrew – and making Insta-worthy shots of your dessert tastings!
- Meet, greet & photo opps with some of America’s top pastry chefs.
- Help us raise funds to support culinary education in the Baldwin county area.
- Upgrade to the VIP Experience! (only 50 available)
- Welcome cocktail & cash bar.
- A signature of our events, you’re going to love what’s on our more-generous-than-ever-before swag table this year! Get ready to grab product samples, special offers & gadgets and your Saturday All-American Brunch Passport with even more chances to win.
- Door prizes
- Enjoy the ultimate cheat-fest at our indoor culinary event complete with air-conditioning and a vacation destination.
- More announcements coming soon!
»Be a VIP
- Earliest admission to event.
- Come and go thru the no-lines VIP entrance all night.
- Enjoy the event before the crowd arrives. Only 50 VIP tickets available.
- Signature welcome cocktail & official Sweetest Chefs Awards ballot.
- Take home our exclusive VIP Swag Bag.
- Exclusive access to the VIP Room all night.
- Photo opps and exclusive access to America’s top pastry chefs before the crowds arrive.
A limited number of VIP passes are available to insure your comfort and enjoyment and to provide easy access for guests to visit with our extraordinary chefs!
- THOMAS NUMPRASONG, Temo Foods, Atlanta, GA
- BRITTANY CHEATHAM, Birmingham, AL
- DWAYNE INGRAHAM
- ASHLEY BOTTOMS, Clumpies, Chattanooga, TN
- MARK CHRISTIE
Bottega, Birmingham, AL
- PATTY CLARK
Warehouse Bakery, Fairhope, AL
- LENNON HARRISON, Perdido Beach Resort, Orange Beach, AL
- LAUREN JOFFRION, Bay St. Louis, MS
- JACQUELINE LADNIER
French Kiss Pastries, Ocean Springs, MS
- TONYA MAYS, Kismet, Lexington, KY
- GERI-MARTHA O’HARA, Big Spoon Creamery, Birmingham, AL
- MARY JENNIFER RUSSELL
Sugaree’s Bakery, New Albany, MS
- MAGGIE SCALES
Link Restaurant Group, New Orleans, LA
- DANIELLE SMATHERS
Cream Cafe, Decatur, GA
- CHRIS WALKER
Blue Plate Mafia, Starkville, MS
- SARAH WELLS, Nellie’s Southern Kitchen, Belmont, NC
“One of the best events of the year!”
“This event is awesome! It’s elegant but casual. Very nice event for spouses, friends, co-workers and family.”
“Great venue, wonderful food and a good time!”
For more information, to reserve tickets by phone or inquire about sponsorship opportunities, please call
601-852-3463 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.