'Great Canadian Baking Show' hosting in-person auditions across Canada

The details on GCBS cross-country casting call

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With production on Season 8 of The Great Canadian Baking Show creeping closer and closer, the show's production company, Proper Television, is hitting the road in search of charming home bakers to compete in the iconic GCBS tent.

While the show is still active with its online casting process, the in-person casting events in Vancouver, Calgary, Montreal and Halifax can allow individuals to a face-to-face opportunity to leave an impresson on show producers. Folks interested in attending should prepare by creating one home-baked item that can show of their knack for design, technique, flavours, and a little flair of personality too.

All prospective competitors bakers are encouraged to pre-register via their respective region's Eventbrite listing.

In-person casting events for The Great Canadian Baking Show happening across Canada:

Vancouver - Hyatt Regency Vancouver on Sunday, Feb. 11

Calgary - Marriott Downtown Calgary on Tuesday, Feb. 13

Montreal - Delta Hotel by Marriott on Thursday, Feb. 15

Halifax - Alt Hotel Halifax on Saturday, Feb. 17


The Great Canadian Baking Show Season 8 is set to film in late spring to early summer 2024 and will likely air towards the end of 2024. For more information about the show including future casting and airdate announcements, follow GCBS on Instagram - @cbcbakingshow.