Maybe you’re the type of person that lives life on the edge and eats cake even if there isn’t anything to celebrate. Or maybe you strictly eat the goods for a special occasion. Either way, Charlotte has many places that offer delicious cakes. Check out these 5 local bakeries so you can celebrate the national holiday the right way…by eating cake of course!

Nova’s Bakery

Nova's offers four kinds of chocolatey cakes for National Chocolate Cake Day: Black Forest, Chocolate Ring, Red Velvet and Tuxedo.

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Suarez Bakery

You can always count on cake.

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Sunflour Baking Company

We'll be busy as bees at the @wfae Eats Food Tasting Event this Thursday 8/8 at 6pm! Join us! Tickets sold online in advance only.

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Ameile’s French Bakery and Cafe

Nothing Bundt Cakes

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