Anniversary cake (City Folk)

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Anniversary cake
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 4,000 Bells  1,000 Bells
1.0 x 1.0  1 × 1
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HRA points 1111
In other games
New Horizons (first-anniversary cake)
Names in other languages
 gâteau de fête
 pastel fiesta
 torta da festa
 기념일 케이크
 gâteau d'anniv.
 pastel de aniv.

The anniversary cake is a downloadable furniture item in Animal Crossing: City Folk. This item can be eaten.

The anniversary cake could be obtained in a letter from Nintendo if the player was connected to WiiConnect24 during the item's distribution period.

No villagers have this item in their home.


The following letter was sent alongside the anniversary cake:

North America

Dear <player>,
Happy anniversary! You
know what's great about
this town? There's always
something to celebrate and
someone to celebrate with!
To friends old and new!



Dear <player>,
It's been a whole year
since Animal Crossing:
Let's Go to the City was
launched! Help us
celebrate with this
delicious-looking cake!

From the Nintendo team


The anniversary cake was the first item to be distributed in all regions.

The following table lists which in which regions and on what dates the anniversary cake was known to have been distributed. This list may be incomplete.

Region Date(s) Reason for distribution
United States of America United States Nov 14 – 24, 2009[1] One-year anniversary of the release of Animal Crossing: City Folk in each region.
Japan Japan Nov 20 – Dec 15, 2009[1]
Europe Europe Dec 5 – 21, 2009[2]
South Korea South Korea Jan 28 – Feb 3, 2011[1]



  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Liquefy (February 12, 2011). "Animal Crossing: City Folk – FAQ". Retrieved January 12, 2021.
  2. Nintendo of Europe (December 2, 2009). "Celebrate one year of Animal Crossing: Let's Go to the City". Retrieved January 12, 2021.