The BakeAway is an inspiring three-day retreat designed for bakers, bloggers, photographers and creators of all kinds hosted by Joy the Baker.

The weekend is filled with baking workshops, food styling and social media content creation with local experts, 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, bloggers and more.

What: A three-day retreat in New Orleans

Because you deserve it. 

When: August 30 to September 1

Get here Friday, and stay until Monday.


Includes a special rate at one New Orleans' trendiest hotels, The Pontchartrain.


We can’t wait to see you in New Orleans!


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.


Experience —


Hotel Stay

Enjoy a special BakeAway room rate at The Pontchartrain Hotel situated along the St. Charles streetcar line.

Private Yoga

Each morning begins with optional private yoga at The Pontchartrain’s rooftop bar, Hot Tin.

Baking Workshops

The weekend includes an intermediate level two-part baking workshop taught by Joy the Baker.

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 Together

We’ll cozy up together for a homemade dinner at The Bakehouse Friday night and gather for an extravagant meal together at Jack Rose Saturday night.

New Orleans Photowalk

Joy will lead us on a walking tour of the city's most-loved neighborhoods.

Neighborhood Guide

Your welcome packet includes 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

Click here to take advantage of our special room rate from now until August 2 or use code 6199566 at checkout.