Scroll down to see some of the amazing media coverage we received about the King Cake Hub, our Carnival Kickoff, and more! We appreciate everybody spreading the word!

Media Collage 2021

King Cake Hub's Season Two Press Release, 10-23-19:

Press Release Season 2

King Cake Hub's Press Release, 12-19-18:

Press Release Picture

With Mardi Gras parades canceled, New Orleans eats king cake (The American South (USA Today) 1-14-21):

The American South Article 1-14-21

For A New Orleans Entrepreneur, King Cake Becomes A Small Business Success Story (Forbes, 2-17-20):

Forbes 2-17-20

King Cake with Babies is Big Business for New Orleans Bakeries During Mardi Gras (, part of the USA Today network, 2-18-20):

Daily Advertiser 2-18-20

A Taste of King Cake In New Orleans (, 2-19-20)

King Cake Hub Brings King Cake Fans Together (Loyola Maroon, 1-22-20): 

Loyola Maroon 1-22-20

You Can Get Over 50 Kinds of King Cake at This Massive New Orleans Mansion (, 1-20):

King Cake Hub's Delicious Carnival Kickoff (Mid-City Messenger, 1-8-20):

Mid-City Messenger 1-8-20

Thanks to Mid-City Messenger for this video!

Here's a fun video from ThePoBoyBoy where he visits us and gets a King Cake. Check it out!

Carnival Kickoff at the King Cake Hub! (, 1/7/20): 1-8-20

Carnival 2020 is here! (WWLTV, 1-6-20):

In the Biz: The King of King Cakes (Biz New Orleans, 12/31/19):

Biz New Orleans 12-30-19

Will Samuels' King Cake Hub will offer 50 varieties of king cakes, with a focus on smaller sizes (Gambit 12/31/19):

King Cake Hub To Offer 50+ Varieties Of Cakes For 2020 Carnival Season (OffBeat, December 2019):

OffBeat Magazine, December 2019

King Cake Hub Prepares for 2020 Season With Over 50 Different Varieties (RiverBeats New Orleans, 12/27/19):


King Cake Hub Returns to Mid City with more than 50 varieties of King Cakes for 2020 (

Louisiana Eats: Et Tous un Bon Mardi Gras (WWNO-FM, 2/23/19)

WWNO Louisiana Eats

EDITORIAL: King Cakes are a Matter of Evolving Taste (Houma Today, 2/24/19):

Houma Today

Pop-Up Kicks off King Cake Season (The Maroon, 2/7/19):

King Cake Hub from India Yarborough on Vimeo.

NOLA by Mouth: Chef Amy Sins sits down with Will Samuels of King Cake Hub (WRBH podcast, 1/30/19):


SLIDESHOW: King Cake Hub provides one-stop shop for king cakes (Bake Magazine, 1/10/19):

Bake Magazine

Will Samuels on The Dine, Wine & Spirits Show (WGSO-AM, 1/9/19)

WGSO Dine Wine and Spirits Show

The Quest for the Best King Cake In New Orleans (NolaFray, 2/14/19)

Nola Fray

New Orleans King Cake Hub & Pop up shop gives customers a variety of king cakes choices (WGNO-TV, 1/7/19) 

WGNO News With A Twist

The King Cake Hub celebrates its Retail Launch with a Carnival Kickoff in this Biz New Orleans Daily Biz Minute (BizNewOrleans, 1/7/19)

Biz Magazine feature on King Cake Hub

Sweet, Savory And Spicy: It's King Cake Season In New Orleans: (Forbes, 1/6/19)

Forbes Magazine

A One-stop King Cake Shop! (

 NolaFamily King Cake Hub Article

Three King's Day celebrations around New Orleans (WWL-TV, 1/6/19) 

WWL at the Carnival Kickoff

King's Day 2019: King cakes, second-lines, a peek inside bakery kitchens (, 1/6/19) Carnival Kickoff Article

Check out the video of our Carnival Kickoff!


Riding the street car to the King Cake Hub on Canal Street for a Carnival kick-off celebration. Let the king cake eating begin. #mardigras2019

Posted by New Orleans Mardi Gras on Sunday, January 6, 2019


Here's video from Frank Stansbury of Benny Grunch and the Bunch, Panorama Brass Band and Professor Carl Nivale from our Carnival Kickoff!

And here's our Facebook Live video from our Carnival Kickoff!

More great Carnival Kickoff video from our friends at Bayou Throws!

How much would you pay for a king cake? (The Advocate/ Gambit, 1/6/19):

Gambit Weekly at King Cake Hub

Randi Rousseau gets the scoop on NOLA's new spot for all things king cake, WDSU News (1/4/19):

WDSU Feature on King Cake Hub

The Progressive’s Lifestyle: Let Them Club for King Cake! (Big Easy Magazine, 1/4/19):

Big Easy Magazine

Will Samuels on Fox 8 News, 1/3/19:

One-stop shop: This New Orleans spot has all the king cake you need (WDSU-TV, 1/4/19) 

WDSU King Cake Hub Preview

King cake season: 8 places for new king cakes to try in 2019 (NolaWeekend, 1/3/19)

Nola Weekend King Cake Hub Preview

What's new in king cakes for Mardi Gras 2019? (, 1/4/19): Whats New in King Cakes 

Ready or not, king cake is here! A look at 4 New Orleans' kick-off parties to start season (The New Orleans Advocate, 1/2/19:

Advocate KickOff Preview

King Cake Hub Celebrates Kings Day at New Physical Location (Bake Magazine, 1/2/19):

King Cake Hub to open on Canal Street in Mid-City for Carnival season (Mid-City Messenger, 12/27/18) 

King Cake Hub at the Mortuary? #OnlyInNewOrleans (, 12/20/18)

 Nola Press Release Article

 King Cake Hub Announces New Physical Location (, 12/20/18)

 Nola Weekend Press Release

A King Cake Subscription Service? Yep, and It's Not for the Traditionalist (, 12/12/18) 

Very Local Nola Press Release

New King Cake Hub offers online shopping, cake-of-the-week club, (Nola.con, 11/8/18)

King Cake Hub Provides One-Stop Shop for Several King Cake Bakeries (Bake Magazine, 11/9/18)

 Bake Magazine November 2018

King Cake Hub Facebook Page: here's the video as we went live! (11/8/18)

King Cake Hub owner Will Samuels announcing launch of website

Shuttered Pizza NOLA Embraces Its True Calling as King Cake Hub (Eater New Orleans, 9/5/18):

Eater Article September 2018

Former Pizza Nola Owner Says he'll Open King Cake Hub (, 9/4/18): September 2018 Article