Dessert First! – Portland’s Largest Dessert Event
- Italian Heritage Center
- 40 Westland Ave, Portland, ME 04102 United States
Featuring the First Annual WHOM Cupcake Challenge
The top ten finalists will showcase their amazing cupcakes at Dessert First! where a winner will be announced.
An afternoon to satisfy every sweet tooth! Join us for a sampling of a broad range of desserts from bakeries, ice cream shops, restaurants, chocolatiers and more. This is not your average tasting event…it’s for everyone and anyone who loves desserts. Let’s take care of that cabin fever with some high energy fun!
A chance to win a variety of prizes, enjoy music with our stations DJ's and get crazy in our photo booths. We encourage a sugar rush of a good time for everyone!
A percentage of proceeds will benefit Camp Sunshine, celebrating 30 years of magic!
Participating vendors include:
- Wicked Whoopies
- Kupcakes Inc.
- Maine Gourmet Chocolates
- Country Chocolates
- Capt’n Eli’s Soda
- Nothing Bakes Like a Parrott
- Gorgeous Gelato
- Beal’s Ice Cream
- The Frisky Whisk
- Java Gourmet
- Dunkin Donuts
- Pineland Farms
- Moo Milk
Dessert First! weekend is here. Tickets are going fast and online sales will end Friday March 21st at 3:00pm. We are close to selling out to don’t wait until the last minute!
No tickets will be available for purchase at the door.
Check out the day’s schedule below and be sure to check our your favorite on air personalities:
Dessert First! Schedule
1:00pm-2:00pm : Q97.9, WBLM and 94.3 WCYY Station DJ’s
Lori Voornas and Mike Rovin from the Q, Celeste from WBLM and Rob Riccitelli from WCYY take the stage to entertain and move your feet to some sweet music.
2:00pm-3:00pm: WHOM Cupcake Challenge
Join Sandra Harris and Teddy McKay as they taste their way to the Cupcake Challenge Champion! Learn about our contestants and see how they interact with the judging panel and hosts in our First Annual Cupcake Challenge.
3:00pm-4:00pm WBLM and WCYY
WBLM’s The Captain and Guru and WCYY’s Mark Curdo will be rockin out the end of the event in style!