Buddy Valastro http://ripr.org en Hundreds Wait For Free Cake and A Chance to Meet Celebrity Chef http://ripr.org/post/hundreds-wait-free-cake-and-chance-meet-celebrity-chef <p>Despite a hot weather advisory people lined up outside in downtown Providence for free cake and and the chance to spot a celebrity chef.</p><p>Ten Thousand.&nbsp; That is the number of cakes that were handed out for free Wednesday near Kennedy Plaza in Providence.&nbsp; The bright yellow cakes were part of a collaboration between the store BJ’s and celebrity chef Buddy Valastro.</p><p>The giveaway was in celebration of the one year anniversary of the collaboration.</p><p>Valastro, a New Jersey pastry chef, became famous thanks to his reality show Cake Boss on TLC.</p> Wed, 17 Jul 2013 17:47:21 +0000 John Bender 18584 at http://ripr.org Hundreds Wait For Free Cake and A Chance to Meet Celebrity Chef