Crystal Lake Park District Century Cake Challenge-Entries Due by May 7

Wed April 21, 2021

Help the Crystal Lake Park District celebrate their 100 Year Anniversary by making and decorating a cake! This is a fun and friendly challenge. Whether you are a professional baker or feel like you almost nailed it, we want to see and share your creations!


Contest Timeline:

May 7 at 5 pm: Entries due

May 10-12: @Crystal Lake Park District Century Cake Challenge Facebook Photo Album will be viewable for voting (likes).

May 12 at 5 pm: Voting closes

May 13 at Noon: Winners announced


Cake Challenge Rules:
All ages are welcome.

  • All work on the cake must be solely the work of the cake artist
  • No restriction on materials used for decoration


How to submit your entry:
Take a picture of your cake

  • Email your entry to by Friday, May 7 at 5 pm or
  • Send via social media messages: @Crystal Lake Park District, @crystal_lake_park_district


  • One entry will be chosen a ‘Fan Favorite’ based on number of likes on photo in our Century Cake Challenge Photo Album
  • One entry will be chosen a ‘Staff Favorite’ based on Park District staff voting
  • Winners receive a $25 Crystal Lake Park District gift card
  • Winners announced May 13 at Noon