Pie Festival


4th Annual Pie Festival

We are working hard at making Pie Festival even bigger and better this year! We hope to have more pie slices and are adding a bake sale component to satisfy those insatiable sweet teeth. We will have kids activities again in the back end of the building as well as a Cake Walk! Yes, another opportunity for yummy pies and cakes too.

When: Saturday September 24, 2016. 10am – 1pm (kids activities all day)

8:30-10am – deliver pies and bake sale items
9am – Market opens. Kids activities open.
10am – Pie judging begins. Bale sale items available for sale. Kids activities continue and Cake Walk begins
11:30-12-ish -Winners are announced! Pie slices go on sale, yay!

Where: Anacortes Farmers Market at the historic Depot building (611 R Ave)

What we have in store:

Pie Baking Contest

Think you’ve got what it takes? Enter your favorite pie into our contest and see! We award prizes for Best Amateur, Best Professional and many Honorable Mentions. Enter up to 2 pies, $5 entry fee per pie.

See the details here РRules and Guidelines 

**Slices of pie go on sale after the prizes are announced – around 11:30-12 depending on how many pies are entered**

Here is a list of previous year’s winners

happy pie people

happy pie people

Bake Sale- New for 2016

Love to bake but don’t want to enter the contest? Donate a delicious baked good to the bake sale! Pies, cakes, cookies, brownies, cupcakes, oh my..Bake Sale goods will be available for sale from 10am to until pie slices are ready (about 11:30)

**Correction to early flyer – whole pies and cakes are needed! Because we must slice in to each pie for the judges we don’t have many whole ones to offer** Please deliver to the Depot by 10am.

The same Health Department restrictions apply to bake sale goods (shelf-stable only) as the Pie Contest. See here for details.

Facebook Pie Haiku Contest (Pie-ku!)

Happening now! This is on Facebook only.¬†Stretch your poetry chops and write a haiku about pie. All ages and skill levels welcome. You need not be a local to participate – it’s fun for all. Winner will receive a cool AFM item.

Here are last year’s amazing entries

Kids Games and Activities

Kids getting restless waiting for pie? Head inside the Depot to the big back room. There will be Giant Jenga, a bean bag toss and several other fun activities. Such as a…

Cake Walk – New for 2015

pie fest 2014 02

Who doesn’t love a cake walk? It’s another chance to get a delicious treat or cool prize.