Hundreds of cupcake lovers participated in the free tastings and voted for their favorite treats.
"Thank you to everyone who participated today in the 3rd Annual Great St. Pete Cupcake Contest," the Morean Arts Center wrote on Facebook. "Everyone's entries were phenomenal, and a big thank you to our judges who "suffered" through a day of sugary deliciousness!"
And the winners are ...
- 1st place: Lindsay Ingram - Strawberry Chocolate Fudge
- 2nd place: Greta's Maize Magdalena
- 1st place: Kristina Small - Better Than Sex
- 2nd place: Melanie Dean - Persian Lemon Pomegranate
- 1st place: Erin Moyse - An American Cupcake in Paris
- 2nd place: Karen Chickadroff - Summer Garden Party