The battle for best cupcake continues. Food Network has released the premiere dates for new episodes of Cupcake Wars.
Hosted by Jonathan Bennett, the competition series pits talented bakers against each other to see who can make the best cupcake. The winner takes home $10,000.
New episodes of Cupcake Wars continue on June 20th, with a celebration of Charlie Brown and the entire Peanuts gang. Read more details about upcoming Cupcake Wars episodes below:
Premiering Monday, June 20th at 9pm
“Charlie Brown’s All-Stars”
Charlie Brown, Snoopy and the whole Peanuts gang are headed to Cake Wars to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the iconic special Charlie Brown’s All-Stars! Four bakers swing for the fences as they compete to impress guest judgeLindsey Schulz, granddaughter of Peanuts creator Charles Schulz, who joins judges Ron Ben-Israel and Waylynn Lucas. Who will strike out, and who will win $10,000?
Premiering Monday, June 27th at 9pm
“How To Train Your Dragon”
It’s time for a fire-breathing adventure as four talented breakers unleash their inner dragons and compete to have their amazing cake creations at the center of a party celebrating How to Train Your Dragon. Art Brown and Doug Sloan, executive producers of Dragons: Race to the Edge, join judges Ron Ben-Israel and Waylynn Lucas to help choose who will win $10,000 and who will go the way of the Vikings!
Premiering Monday, July 11th at 9pm
It’s the most expressive episode of Cake Wars ever, as four talented cake artists compete to take their cake creation to a party celebrating everyone’s favorite little icons, Emoji! Who will earn a smiley-face, and who will earn a frowny-face? Judges Ron Ben-Israel and Waylynn Lucas, along with guest judge Gideon Maheux, co-founder of Iconfactory, will decide which baker will take home $10,000.
Premiering Monday, July 18th at 9pm
Hold onto your seats and brace yourself for a hair-raising ancient Egyptian adventure, as four bakers battle to have their cake creation as the centerpiece of a party celebrating the grand opening of Busch Gardens Tampa Bay’s newest thrill ride, Cobra’s Curse! Brian Morrow, Corporate Vice President of Theme Park Experience, joins Ron Ben-Israeland Waylynn Lucas to help crown the $10,000 winner.
Premiering Monday, July 25th at 9pm
The one and only Garfield brings his birthday smile & big appetite to Cake Wars! Four incredible cake artists compete to have their creations at the center of a party celebrating the lasagna-obsessed cat, as well as take home $10,000. Judges Florian Bellanger, Waylynn Lucas and guest judge Greg Berger, the voice of Odie on The Garfield Show,decide who wins.
Premiering Monday, August 1st at 9pm
“Beauty & The Beast”
Be our guest as Cake Wars celebrates a tale as old as time. Judge Paige O’Hara, the voice of Belle in Beauty & The Beast, joins Ron Ben-Israel and Waylynn Lucas to choose which of the four bakers will display their cake at a party celebrating the 25th anniversary of the iconic film and take home $10,000.
Premiering Monday, August 8th at 9pm
Get ready for the biggest battle the gaming world has ever seen, as four incredible bakers create action-packed cakes celebrating one of the biggest video games in the world, Halo! Ron Ben-Israel, Waylynn Lucas and Larry “Major Nelson” Hyrb, Microsoft’s Emmy-winning Director of Programming, pick the cake creation will blast off to the Halo World Championship and take home $10,000.
Premiering Monday, August 15th at 9pm
The bravest little red-head is coming from Paris to you in the cakes of your dreams, as Cake Wars celebrates Madeline! Four amazing cake artists battle to have their cake at the center of a party celebrating the popular character. Guest judge Kate Clark, founder of Yottoy, along with Ron Ben-Israel and Waylynn Lucas choose who will journey home with $10,000!
Premiering Monday, August 22nd at 9pm
It’s the most colorful and flavor-filled Cake Wars battle ever, as guest judge Lisa Rowland Basher, CEO of Jelly Belly, joins Ron Ben-Israel, Waylynn Lucas to pick the top cake and winner of the $10,000 grand prize.
Premiering Monday, August 29th at 9pm
Paddington the Bear is onto his next adventure, bringing his old hat and suitcase to visit Cake Wars! Ron Ben-Israel,Waylynn Lucas, along with RW Alley, the illustrator of Paddington, will pick the cake that will star at the 90th anniversary party, and the winner of $10,000.
Premiering Monday, September 5th at 9pm
“Where’s Waldo”- SEASON FINALE!
Grab your walking sticks and red-and-white striped shirts, and get ready for a globe-trotting adventure as Cake Warstakes on Where’s Waldo. Florian Bellanger, Waylynn Lucas and guest judge Brian Robinson, head of creative design & development for Dreamworks Animation will decide who wins the $10,000 and the chance to have their cake that will star at a party celebrating everyone’s favorite hard-to-find traveler.”
What do you think? Are you a fan of Cupcake Wars? Are you enjoying the new season?