Tucson birthday cake bake-off

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TUCSON, Ariz. -- Tucsonans continued celebrating the city's 236th birthday with a cake contest Tuesday.

The third annual birthday cake bake-off took place Tuesday afternoon at the Ward 2 offices on Speedway.

Judges spent much of the afternoon tasting and judging the cakes based on creativity, decorations and representation.

"It's gives the citizens a chance to take pride in their community it gives them a chance to bake a cake for the City of Tucson's birthday and we have this type of pride in our community," said council member Paul Cunningham.

The winner was the diamondback snake cake.  After the awards were handed out it was time to eat.