Coming soon “Mesquite Days Cupcake Wars!” The Virgin Valley Historical Society invites individuals and /or groups to participate in this year’s challenge. Judging will include most creative, best tasting and best presentation of cupcakes. The Virgin Valley Historical Society Mesquite Days Annual Bake-Off! featuring cupcakes. There will be four categories Individual under 18 years, Individual 18 years and older, Group of four under 18 years, Group of four 18 years & older. Also a Best In Show Award. Prizes will be given in all categories and have been generously donated by the Eureka Casino Resort and the Mesquite Recreation Center.

Applications for all divisions can be picked up at The Virgin Valley Heritage Museum, the Mesquite Recreation Center and the local schools. The deadline for application needs to be returned to the Museum by Thursday, April 26, 2018 at 3:00 P.M. Then on Friday, May 4, 2018 at 5:00PM bring your cupcakes and recipe to the Mesquite Senior Center to be judged. Judging will commence at 5:30pm. Winners will be announced at 6pm.

For more information about this event, find us on Facebook at or stop by the Museum at 35 W. Mesquite Blvd.  The Museum is open Tue – Sat 10 am to 4 pm.

The committee chair for this program is Valarie Jensen, contact 702-346-5469 or Elspeth Kuta, 702-346-5705, City of Mesquite Museum Coordinator.

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