On the Set of Kids Sweets Showdown

Get the first look at the fiercely talented kids facing off for sweet victory and $10,000 this holiday season.

Photo By: Zac Hahn ©© 2016, Television Food Network, G.P. All Rights Reserved.

Photo By: Zac Hahn ©© 2016, Television Food Network, G.P. All Rights Reserved.

Photo By: Zac Hahn ©© 2016, Television Food Network, G.P. All Rights Reserved.

Photo By: Zac Hahn ©© 2016, Television Food Network, G.P. All Rights Reserved.

Photo By: Zac Hahn ©© 2016, Television Food Network, G.P. All Rights Reserved.

Photo By: Zac Hahn ©© 2016, Television Food Network, G.P. All Rights Reserved.

Photo By: Zac Hahn ©© 2016, Television Food Network, G.P. All Rights Reserved.

Photo By: Zac Hahn ©© 2016, Television Food Network, G.P. All Rights Reserved.

Photo By: Zac Hahn ©© 2016, Television Food Network, G.P. All Rights Reserved.

Photo By: Zac Hahn ©© 2016, Television Food Network, G.P. All Rights Reserved.

Calling All Kid Competitors!

Ali Sweeny and Sharone Hakman grab the kids' attention with a major on-set announcement.

All Smiles

These two competitors flashed hearty grins for the hosts as they prepared to show off their seasonal display.

All Eyes Forward

These kids turned their attention to the action going down in the kitchen.

Careful Work

Though the rivals facing off in these battles are young, they're serious about the task at hand, so much so that this contestant made sure to get the measurement for her recipe just right.

The Latest Updates

As the battle progressed around them, the co-hosts came together for an impromptu check-in to dish on the state of the teams.

Plan of Execution

This kid contestant took the time to sketch a model for her piece before getting started with ingredients.

Surprise Visitor

When friendly Ali stops by your prep table, you can't help but smile.

Colors and Sugar Galore

Featuring doughnuts, candy, rice cereal treats and more confections, this sweet display wasn't short on seasonal temptations.

Close Review

Ali took her time evaluating one competitor's offering as she and Sharone took their spots at the judges' table.

A Sugar Snowfall

The scene looked like a flurry of snowflakes as one competitor dusted his board with powdered sugar.

Kid Check-In

Ali and co-host Harley Morenstein dropped by one contestant's workstation to find out her plans for the battle and how she was progressing so far.

Quick Huddle

These guys took the time to discuss their moves in the competition.

All Business

Taking his co-hosting role seriously, Harley jotted down his reflections on the competition during a brief break in filming.

Honest Opinions

Both Harley and Ali made sure to provide the kid competitors with constructive feedback on the sweet treats they prepared.

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