International Pizza Cake Day for the year 2022 is celebrated/observed on Thursday, April 20th. There are until the next observance.

International Pizza Cake Day is observed on the third Thursday of April each year, which occurs on April 20 this year. Some may question whether pizza cake is a cake that looks like a pizza. Is it a cake in the shape of a pizza? It may be either. But it’s the latter that we’re interested in today. Will you build a pizza cake from scratch or simply purchase pizza boxes and stack them to construct a cake to celebrate? It’s your day to celebrate with whichever pizza cake you want in your gut.

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📆 When is International Pizza Cake Day?

This year, International Pizza Cake Day falls on the 3rd Thursday in April; in 2024, it is on Saturday.

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Did you know: Boston Pizza has over 380 locations in Canada, as well as a few in the United States and Mexico.

📜 History of International Pizza Cake Day

With 15,000 votes by April 21, 2014, the pizza cake recipe became the promotion’s most popular. “Great for birthdays, bar mitzvahs, weddings, and even lonely nights watching infomercials.” Boston Pizza promotedLater that month, they shared a pizza cake recipe on “So Good Blog” which a Reddit member who tested it characterized as “heavenly.” In September, Pillsbury Company shared a pizza cake recipe by Shawn Syphus, which quickly went viral, leading to them being wrongly credited as the food’s author.

The Boston Pizza pizza cake is six layers thick and has 5,000 calories, according to the Daily Mirror. The recipe received a variety of reviews. Some claim it’s more sophisticated than it appears, the crust lacks crispiness, and it’s less healthy than ordinary pizza. Others thought it was worth recommending. After all, it’s only a review, right? You’ll never know unless you try it (and create it) from the various recipes available online. So, are you making the pizza crust from scratch?

☑️ Facts

It has over 100 menu items
Boston Pizza’s menu features over 100 dishes for diners to pick from.

It established a foundation
Boston Pizza Foundation Future Prospects was formed to assist children and families in need across Canada.

It’s one of the best-managed companies
Boston Pizza is a Platinum Club member and one of Canada’s 50 best-managed firms.

It serves millions of guests annually
Plants, fungi, and microbes contribute around 1% of human genes.

✨ Things to do on International Pizza Cake Day

Make a pizza cake
To have a good time on the day, we propose making a pizza cake from scratch. If you prefer to keep things simple, get two to four boxes of pizza. You determine whatever size is ideal for you, whether small, medium, or big. Make sure you tell them not to cut them. Then layer them to make a pizza cake.

Tell your friends
Can you complete the pizza cake on your own? That’s rather remarkable! If you can’t, notify your friends and invite them over to enjoy the day with you. And, because your buddies are here, you’ll probably need another pizza cake before the end.

Go to Boston Pizza
Boston Pizza operates franchisees in Canada, the United States, and Mexico, among other places. If at all possible, go visit one of them since Boston Pizza is where the pizza cake originated.

📅 International Pizza Cake Day Observances

YEAR DATE DAY
2022 April 20 Wednesday
2023 April 20 Thursday
2024 April 20 Saturday
2025 April 20 Sunday
2026 April 20 Monday

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