Join Joy the Baker in New Orleans this Labor Day weekend for a inspiring three-day retreat designed for bakers, bloggers, photographers and creators of all kinds.

The weekend will be filled with baking workshops, food styling and social media content creation with local experts as well as yoga and meditation, dining at the city's best restaurants and walking tours in New Orleans' most Insta-worthy neighborhoods. Attendees can expect to come away with sharpened skills, content for days and 12 new Best friends and industry connections.


Who: Joy the Baker + 12 of you

Professional photographers, social media experts, and more.

What: A three-day retreat in New Orleans

Because you deserve it. 

When: August 31 through September 3

Get here Friday, and stay until Monday.

Where: The Bakehouse & The Pontchartrain Hotel

Stay at one New Orleans' trendiest hotels, and don't skip rooftop yoga.


To take advantage of our group rate at The Pontchartrain, call Brittany at (504) 323-1425 or Ladonna at (504) 323-1420 during business hours and mention the "The BakeAway group" when making your reservation.


Whether you're an amateur, a pro or somewhere in between, there's programming for everyone. If you're ready to invest in yourself and have a good time doing it, this is the weekend for you! DOn't hesitate; there are only 12 spots available.


Some Things To Expect —


Private Yoga

Each morning begins with an optional private yoga session on the top floor of the Pontchartain Hotel followed by mimosas, coffee and muffins.


Baking Workshops

Both days include fun and beginner-friendly classes with Joy the Baker on topics ranging from food styling, Drake on Cakeing, how to make the best biscuits in town and food iPhoneography for Instagram. Plus more!


Social Media Master Class

Learn the ins and outs of social media branding and strategy with the duo behind The Bakehouse Instagram and how to visualize your personal brand goals.





Dinner at Jack Rose

We'll kick things off with an extravagant dinner at Jack Rose, a new restaurant concept from Brian Landry located on the first floor of the Pontchartain Hotel. There will be chambongs!


New Orleans Photowalk

New Orleans-based photographer Trevor Mark will take us on a walking tour of the city's most-loved neighborhoods and show us how to capture street-style photographs with our iPhones. 


Neighborhood Guide

Your welcome packet will include a guide to all of Joy's favorite spots in New Orleans.


View Our Full Itinerary— 

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Hotel Partner

The Pontchartrain Hotel
2031 St Charles Ave
New Orleans, LA 70130


Book Your Stay

To take advantage of our group rate, call Brittany at (504) 323-1425 or Ladonna at (504) 323-1420 during business hours and mention the "The BakeAway group" when making your reservation. Rate available until August 3.