10 Scrumptious Summer Party Cakes and Cupcakes

Summer Party Cakes

Celebrate in the Summer with cakes featuring fresh fruit, ice cream and beach themes. Some of these cakes require no baking for those extra hot days where turning on the oven is just not an option!

Swedish Midsummer Cake

Strawberries and cream fill delicate layers of merengue in this classic summer cake from Sweden. This confection is light and refreshing and a beautiful presentation for a summer party.

Source: The Domestic Front

Mocha Chocolate Icebox Cake

The timeless icebox cake is summer go-to because it doesn't require any baking and is served chilled. This recipe has layers of crisp chocolate chip cookies and mocha cream.

Source: Food Network

Sno-Cone Cupcakes

A no-melt homage to a favorite summer treat.

Source: Bakerella

Lemon Curd Cake

Candied lemon slices dot this buttercream frosted layer cake filled with tangy lemon curd.

Source: Red Spatula Diaries

Frozen Rainbow Chiffon Cake

How gorgeous is this? Frozen fruit purees act as cake layers for this colorful and refreshing dessert.

Source:Martha Stewart

Neapolitan Ice Cream Sandwich Cake

A no-bake frozen cake made with layers of strawberry, vanilla and mint ice cream.

Source: Food Network

Beach Cupcakes

Graham cracker crumbs make the "sand" in these easy-to-make beach themed cupcakes.

Source: Blissfully Baking

Chocolate Berry Cake

Foolproof and delicious, berries and cream in between layers of fluffy chocolate cake.

Source: Chasing Delicious

Peach Cake Tatin

A gorgeous, caramelized peach creation, reminiscent of a pineapple upside-down cake.

Source: Smells Like Home

Ice Cream Cone Cupcakes

Cupcakes made to look just like a classic, chocolate dipped cream cone.

Source: Buddy & Miss

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