Buddy makes a cake for New Jersey governor Chris Christie's inauguration gala in the Season 3 opener. He also wants to surprise his wife, Lisa, with a one-of-a-kind birthday cake; and Mama makes a huge announcement.
Mauro, Remy and Joey compete in a cake-decorating contest for the chance to have their confection showcased at the 100th anniversary celebration of Carlo's Bake Shop. Buddy Valastro will judge their creations.
The Valastros embark on a family tour of Italy. Their first stops are Altamura and Lipari, the birthplaces of Mama and Buddy Sr. While there, Buddy is tasked with making a wedding cake and confections for his cousin's baby shower.