It’s almost time for Mardi Gras.

Here’s where you can score King Cakes and Mardi Gras themed Treats around the Charlotte Area + Treats to make at home.

Suarez Bakery King CakesPhoto via Suarez Bakery website

King Cakes & Custom Cakes:

Suarez Bakery:


Photo via Suarez Bakery website

Flavors: Cinnamon-Sugar ~ Cream Cheese ~ Pecan Praline

Sizes & Pricing: 1lb. starting at $16 (serves 8-10) or 2lb. starting at $29 (serves 12-15)

Pre-order: Suarez Bakery needs 48 hour notice for all King Cakes, available from January 6 – March 4th, 2017

All cakes come with a traditional hidden baby figurine inside unless otherwise requested. 

Address: 4245 Park Road. Charlotte NC 28209

Phone Number:  704-525-0145

Website ~ Instagram ~ Facebook 


  • Scoop has 3 King Cakes up for grabs from Suarez ~ to enter you must like both Suarez Bakery and scoopcharlotte’s instagram accounts PLUS tag a friend you’d  like to share your king cake with.
  • This giveaway ends on Sunday 2/26 with winners alerted via IG message on Monday, 2/27.
  • Winners must be able to pick up their King Cake from Suarez Bakery on Fat Tuesday (2/28). 


CynTucci’s in Mooresville:

Mardi Gras Cake - CynTucci's

Photo via CynTucci’s Facebook

Sizes & Pricing: 10-12 inch round Cakes are $12.99.

Pre-order: Cyn Tucci’s will have several King Cakes made for pick-up on Tuesday February 28th. However, if you would like a guaranteed order please call ahead of time and they will set one aside for you. They also make custom-themed cakes (pictured above) by pre-order only.

Please call and request if you would like the traditional hidden baby figurine included in your cake. And please don’t forget to tell them scoopthelake sent you!

Address: 242 North Main Street, Mooresville NC 28115

Phone Number:  704-360-8504

Website ~ Instagram ~ Facebook 

Decadent Designs Bakery:

Mardi Gras Cake

Photo via Decadent Designs Bakery Facebook

Products & Pricing: Kings Cakes are $21.95. Pre-order or grab one in-store on February 28th.

They will also feature Mardi Gras themed Sugar Cookies and Cupcakes available in-store on February 27th & 28th, while supplies last.

Pre-order: Custom Cakes, Sugar Cookies and Cupcakes must be ordered a week in advance.

Address: 14021 Conlan Circle, Suite B9, Charlotte NC 28027 {Ballantyne}

Phone Number: 704-542-7797

Website ~ Facebook


Cupcrazed Cakery in Ft. Mill

Cupcrazed CakeryPhoto via Cupcrazed Cakery Facebook

Cupcrazed Cakery will feature Mardi Gras themed Cupcakes available in-store on February 28th, while supplies last.

Pre-order: Custom-themed Cupcakes must be ordered a week in advance.

Address: 936 Market Street, Suite 103, Fort Mill, SC 29708

Phone Number: 803-396-7372

Website ~ InstagramFacebook

Cupcake Delirium Bake Shop & Baby Blue Cupcake Truck:

Cupcake DeliriumPhoto via Cupcake Delirium Facebook

Cupcake Delirium will feature Mardi Gras themed Cupcakes available in-store AND at their Cupcake Truck on February 28th, while supplies last.

Pre-order: Custom-themed Cupcakes must be ordered 72 hours in advance, 1 dozen minimum order.

Addresses: Shop: 219 Main Street, Pineville NC ~ Baby Blue Cupcake Truck: 800 West Trade Street, Charlotte NC

Phone Numbers: Shop: 704-458-9389 ~ Baby Blue Cupcake Truck Hotline: 704-497-0218

Website ~ Twitter ~ Facebook

Fun Stuff to Make at Home:

Mardi Gras Snack Mix:

Check out this festive Snack mix by Family Fresh Meals ~ easy to make and sinfully tasty.

Easy Mardi Gras Cookies


These cookies by Mom Loves Baking uses store-bought Sugar Cookie Dough, so you can whip up a batch of these themed treats in no time.

Trailer Park King Cake


Make this easy King Cake at home with store-bought dough. Check out Scoop Charlotte’s full recipe here.

From all of us here at Scoop, we wish you a festive and safe

Mardi Gras! 🙂