Admire works of sugar art at cake show

Need some sugar?

Head to Washington State Sugar Artists 2014 Cake Show at Comcast Arena in Everett.

The show is 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. April 26 and noon to 5 p.m. April 27.

Stroll through rows of decadently decorated cakes. Meet the sugar artists. Learn how to take your ho-hum birthday cake to the next level at demonstrations by cake designers from around the country. Enter your own cake in the show.

There is no cost to look at the cakes in the competition. The cost to see two days of demonstrations is $20 and allows you to see 11 presentations. For more information, go to www.wassacakes.com.

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