SONY DSCShort Street Cakes and CIMA Co-Host 8th
Annual Day of the Dead Fundraiser!

(En Español Abajo)

Short Street Cakes, together with CIMA- Compañeros Inmigrantes de las Montañas en Acción- celebrates the Mexican holiday of El Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) by offering authentic Mexican Sugar Skulls for the November 1st and 2nd holiday.

From Tuesday, October 24th, through Wednesday, November 2nd, Short Street Cakes will make and sell blank and decorated sugar skulls. Short Street Cakes will provide a decoration station stocked with icings, sequins, foil, and glitter for individuals and families to decorate skulls as gifts to their friends and families or in remembrance of their loved ones.

Blank sugar skulls will be priced at $5, with $1 of each sugar skull going to benefit CIMA- an organization advocating for immigrant’s rights in Western North Carolina (for more information go to Decorated skulls will be $10, with $2 going to CIMA.

Short Street Cakes, located at 225 Haywood Road in East-West Asheville, is open Tuesday through Saturday, 8am to 6pm, Sundays 10am-6pm, and is closed on Mondays (however the Cake Shop will be open on Monday, October 31st for Halloween festivities!) The mission of Short Street Cakes is to add meaning to life’s celebrations by providing beautiful, delicious, all-natural, scratch-made cakes, and in so doing, generate a sustainable livelihood for our employees, educate the community about traditional foodways, and support the local food and agriculture economy.

¡Short Street Cakes y CIMA co-anfitrión la octiva edición
recaudación de fondos en El Dia de Los Muertos!

Short Street Cakes, junto con CIMA- Compañeros Inmigrantes de las Montañas en Accion celebran el Día de Los Muertos al ofrecer auténticas calaveritas de azúcar para la celebración del 1º y 2 de noviembre.

A partir del martes, 24 de octubre hasta el miércoles, 2 de noviembre de Short Street Cakes hará y venderá caraveritas en blanco y proveerá una estación para decorarlas llenas de glaseado, lentejuela, papel de aluminio y brillantina para individuos y familias decoren sus calaveritas como regalos para sus amigos y familias o en rememoración de sus seres queridos.

Las calaveritas se venderán a $5, con $1 se irán a beneficio de CIMA, una organización que hace abogacía por los derechos de los inmigrantes en el Oeste de Carolina del Norte (para más información vayan a

Short Stree Cakes, localizado en 225 Haywood Road en Este-Oeste de Asheville, está abierto de martes a sábado, 8am a 6pm, domingos de 10am a 6pm, y cerrado los lunes. La misión de Short Street Cakes es de agregarle sentido a las celebraciones de la vida al proveer hermosos, deliciosos, todos naturales, pasteles hechos desde cero, y al hacerlo, genera una manera sostenible para nuestro empleados, educando a la comunidad sobre tradicionales de la comida y las maneras que la gente come y practicas culinarias, y apoyando comidas locales y economía agricultura.

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 Dia de los muertos is creepin on by. Come and get your sugar skulls now. You can either decorate them here or at home with a lil skull kit! #diademuertos,#sugarskulls☠  Because every cake is special for us!! ♥️ #wedding #weddingcakes #allnatural#828isgreat #love♥️#shortstreetweddings
 🤵  Hi Folks, due to a special private event on September 28th, we will be closed from Saturday, September 28th through Monday the 30th. Due to this we are also no longer taking orders for Friday the 27th as our order schedule is already booked. Thank you all for understanding! With love " the cakeshop family!"
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