Pastry Competition

cream-cheese-breadAs a special treat at Wonder City Wordfest, a Pastry Competition will be held from 11:00-12:30 p.m.

The competition will involve 10 pastry participants giving samples of their wares to the audience. The pastry judges will evaluate the pastries in a blind taste-test and choose a grand prize winner who will collect $200. The judge will also pick a 2nd place winner, who will win a gift card to Wonder City Coffee. Audience samplers will also get to vote and a popular vote winner will win a Wonder City Coffee gift card.

In addition, a poetry contest, wherein the writer creates a 3-line poem about the pastry of his/her choice, will be held, and the winner will also receive a Wonder City Coffee gift card.

1st Place: $200

2nd Place: Wonder City Gift Card

3rd Place: Wonder City Gift Card

Best Pastry Poem: Wonder City Gift Card


Chris Hardy & Scott Miller, of Chris & Scott Go To Lunch Facebook Fame: Our Pastry Judges!

Pastry Chefs:

Sign up at Wonder City Coffee or download one of the following forms or contact Roxann Yates at to participate. The entry fee is $20. All entry fee money goes into the pot for the first prize.

Entry Form (doc)

Entry Form (pdf)

Wordfest Details (doc)

Wordfest Details (pdf)


Anyone (chef or taster) can write a poem about a favorite pastry and enter it in the poem contest. The poem must be composed during the competition and submitted to Roxann Yates at Wonder City Coffee by 1:45 p.m., April 14.