International Cake Exploration Societe´ Convention and Show

We are so excited to invite you to join us, to “Discover the Treasurers of ICES/Sugar Art”, from July 16th – 21st at the Statehouse Convention Center in Little Rock, Arkansas. Open to ICES Members and NonMembers alike, we have been working hard to plan a show that is fresh, new and has something for the entire family. From kids activities to edible “bling” handbags strutting down the fashion runway…there’s something for everyone.

Our host hotel is the beautiful Marriott Downtown which is connected to the Statehouse Convention Center via an escalator in the hotel lobby. Additionally, Registered Attendees who book their room with us, will include daily breakfasts, a drawing for free room nights, and bargain validated parking nearby.

Registered attendees also receive discounted Demonstration and Hands On Class rates.

With so much to see and do you won’t want to miss these great events:

  • Mystery Box Cookie Challenge
  • “Bling Bags” Edible Fashion Show and Competition
  • Free Vendor Product Demos in the exhibit hall
  • Live Relay Cake Challenge, just like you’ve seen on TV
  • Make-It Take-It Table for kids of all ages
  • Tasting Challenge – Which is your favorite flavor?
  • New and Exciting hour-long Demonstration classes
  • Affordable Hands-On Classes (two, four and six hours in length)
  • Sugar Artists Certification
  • ICES Certified Judges Class & Test
  • Night of Sharing, fun and fellowship with our sugar family
  • Friday evening Grand Opening Reception with VIP Shopping for Registered Attendees
  • Annual Representative’s Meeting July 16th & 17th (open to all Members)
  • And more!

Mark your calendars. Registration opens March 1, 2019. One and two-day weekend passes will also be available to the General Public starting in June.

Are you a sugar Artist with a great technique to share? We are looking for instructors who would like to share their talents. Click on the link at the top of the page to complete your application today! The deadline to submit is January 10, 2019.

“Come to the ICES Convention in Little Rock where you can make your own memories to treasure.”