Winner: Top Cakes

Hoopla is proud to announce that Tip Top Cakes in Coralville is the winner of Top Shelf’s Top Cakes category.

Adam Kopfman opened Tip Top Cakes seven years ago, a one-person operation based in a 1,000- square-foot bakery in his home. He thinks his sense of adventure helped him rise to the top with voters.

Top Shelf winners will be featured in a 40-page magazine that will be available May 19 on periodical racks in Cedar Rapids and Iowa City. You'll be able to pick up copies at various Hy-Vee's and Casey's in the area, with a total of over 20,000 magazines being distributed throughout 2016.

Thank you for voting in the Hoopla Top Shelf Awards.

Winner: Best Grocery Store 

Hoopla is proud to announced that the Edgewood Road Hy-Vee in northeast Cedar Rapids, winner of Top Shelf’s Best Grocery category.

The store proudly offers a coffee kiosk, credit union, floral shop, gas station, catering, wedding cakes, cooking classes, meal prep, salad bar, lawn and garden center, pharmacy, flu shots, wellness services, restaurant, bar and groceries. Lots and lots of groceries.

To build momentum for the May 18 release of the Top Shelf magazine, we will be announcing one winner for the next five weeks!

Top Shelf winners will be featured in a 36-page magazine that will be available on periodical racks in Cedar Rapids and Iowa City. You'll be able to pick up copies at various Hy-Vee's and Casey's in the area, with a total of over 20,000 magazines being distributed throughout 2016.

Thank you for voting in the Hoopla Top Shelf Awards.

Winner: Top Family Entertainment

We are proud to announce that Theatre Cedar Rapids was named Top Family Entertainment.

Each year Theatre Cedar Rapids produces musicals, plays, a collaborative concert event, a collaborative play for young audiences, and a new play festival. TCR is seen by more than 60,000 patrons, who view the work of over 60,000 volunteer hours. The theater remains busy throughout the year with other events, ranging from opera to educational and community theatre to music concerts to outdoor adult and children's theatre.

To build momentum for the May 18 release of the Top Shelf magazine, we will be announcing one winner for the next five weeks!

Top Shelf winners will be featured in a 36-page magazine that will be available on periodical racks in Cedar Rapids and Iowa City. You'll be able to pick up copies at various Hy-Vee's and Casey's in the area, with a total of over 20,000 magazines being distributed throughout 2016.