Austin bakery Hey Cupcake relaunches at Native Hostel

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Hey Cupcake has moved its trailer to a new home at Native Hostel. (Courtesy Hey Cupcake)

Hey Cupcake has moved its trailer to a new home at Native Hostel. (Courtesy Hey Cupcake)

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A mini assortment of cupcakes costs $12. (Courtesy Hey Cupcake)
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The Vanilla Dream is a classic flavor on Hey Cupcake!'s menu. (Courtesy Hey Cupcake)
Hey Cupcake has a new home at Native Hostel. The local cupcake trailer is now parking its sweet treats at 807 E. Fourth St., Austin, after closing shop at its 1511 S. Congress Ave. outpost.

“We are so excited to able to bring Austin’s favorite cupcakes back to our friends in the community,” owner Sandy Bourgeois said in a news release. “We appreciate all the continued support from the community and can’t wait to welcome friends old and new."

The trailer serves classic cupcake flavors including Red Velvet; Vanilla Dream; and 24 Carrot, a carrot cake-inspired flavor. Monthly specials are also available, including August's gluten-free Peachy Queen, made with Fredericksburg peaches. Savory items, including breakfast tacos and kolaches, are also provided by Hey Cupcake at the Native Hostel.

Hey Cupcake is open from noon-8. p.m. on Wednesdays and Thursdays, 11 a.m-11 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays and noon-6 p.m. on Sundays. A grand opening event is scheduled for July 31 beginning at 11 a.m.

Hey Cupcake also has a retail store on the way, according to the release. 512-656-3700.
By Olivia Aldridge

Reporter, Central Austin

Olivia joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in March 2019. She covers public health, business, development and Travis County government. A graduate of Presbyterian College in South Carolina, Olivia worked as a reporter and producer for South Carolina Public Radio before moving to Texas. Her work has appeared on NPR and in the New York Times.


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