Thanks for a great first season! We are now closed for Mardi Gras. See you 1/6/20!


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!

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

WWNO Louisiana Eats

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

Houma Today

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

Loyola Maroon Article

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)

Bake Magazine

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

WGSO Dine Wine and Spirits Show

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

Nola Fray

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

 WGNO News With A Twist

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

 Biz Magazine feature on King Cake Hub

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

 Forbes Magazine

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

 NolaFamily King Cake Hub Article

A One-stop King Cake Shop! (

 WWL at the Carnival Kickoff

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

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

Check out the video of our Carnival Kickoff!

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!

Gambit Weekly at King Cake Hub


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

 WDSU Feature on King Cake Hub

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

 Big Easy Magazine

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

Will Samuels on Fox 8 Live

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

WDSU King Cake Hub Preview

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

 Nola Weekend King Cake Hub Preview

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

 Advocate KickOff Preview

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

 Bake Magazine Kings Day Article

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

Mid City Messenger Article

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

 Nola Press Release Article

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

 Nola Weekend Press Release

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

 Very Local Nola Press Release

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

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

 Bake Magazine November 2018

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

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

Eater Article September 2018

Shuttered Pizza NOLA Embraces Its True Calling as King Cake Hub (Eater New Orleans, 9/5/18) September 2018 Article

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