Sunday, November 18, 2012

Save the Date 

Saturday February 23, 2013

5th Annual 

Pie Fest 2013

to support the Thurston County Food Bank 
and Senior Nutrition Program

email us at olybakers@gmail.com 

Sunday, February 19, 2012

Pie Fest 2012 - Perfect Day for Pie!

What a wonderful day!  

52 pie baking enthusiasts entered the contest 
and their creations were rollings pins down 
the absolute best we have had to date.  

The event raised over $3,000 
for the Thurston County Food Bank 
and Senior Nutrition Program.

Grand Prize Winner - Leslie Brodie
Caramelized Pear & Almond Pie

Ist Place Adult - Katie Walt
Apple Ginger Pie

2nd Place Adult - Thomas Ward
Salted Caramel Apple Pie

3rd Place Adult - Faye Pelleriti
Apricot Pineapple Pie

1st Place Teen - Madeleine T
Apple Pie

2nd Place Teen - Amaya K
Apple Pie

3rd Place Teen - Quinn L
Apple Pie

1st Place Kids - Genevieve K and Fiona M
Apple Strawberry Pie

2nd Place Kids - Ava J
Apple

3rd Place Kids - Sophia P
Snickerdoodle Pie


 Click Pie Photo to find some fabulous 
photographs taken by 
Olympia's own Doug Ogden!

Thanks for your support!

Wednesday, February 1, 2012

Come enjoy pie at Olympia Pie Fest 2012!

February 18, 2012
     1 - 3:30pm
       $3 slice or 3 cans of food per slice

If you want to enter the Pie Contest or donate pie,see below for important details, rules and entry forms.   No need to pre-register - you can request an entry form by email (olybakers@gmail.com)  OR simply fill one in on Saturday morning.  Just make sure to check out the rules below :)
***Pie drop-off for judging between 10 and 11:30 am***

222 Columbia St. NW, Olympia, WA

Come eat pie, enter pie in the contest or donate pies to share! We will sing pies praises with live music, raffle prizes and cheerful chitchat. All benefits go to the  Thurston County Food Bank and the Senior Nutrition Program

Each entry into the Pie Contest 
helps us raise over $50 
for these invaluable community organizations.  
Isn't that great - 
all you need to do is simply bake a pie!
Pie drop-off for judging between 10 and 11:30 am
Contestants must bring two of the same pie for each entryOne pie will be cut for judging with the remaining pieces sold; and the other will be cut or sold whole.  All sales benefit the Thurston County Food Bank and Senior Nutrition Program.

Please bring pies in disposable 8-, 9-, or 10-inch pie pans pie plates will not be returned. Pies must be dropped off at the Olympia Center Multi Service Room between10 – 11:30 am on Saturday February 18th.  Judging begins at 11:30 am. Contestants may return at 1:00 pm.  Winners in the three age categories will be announced beginning at 1:15.

Entry fee (per entry) is $5 or 5 cans of quality food product

Pie fillings MUST NOT contain any dairy products. For example, cream fillings, meringues, custards, cream cheese or pumpkin (if it contains dairy.)  No dairy toppings such as ice cream or cream may be added to the top of the pie. If it needs refrigeration, we cannot accept it. (Vegan is good!) For more information on potentially hazardous foods, please see the Bake Sale Guidelines at www.co.thurston.wa.us/health/ehfood   

Pie crusts must be homemade. Please don’t submit a pie with a store bought crust.

This contest is for amateur and novice bakers only.  In other words, if you make your living by baking pies we hope you will consider joining us to eat pie and buy raffle tickets to support the fundraiser.

For more information, a Pie Contest Entry Form email olybakers@gmail.com or call 360.628.4480.







Monday, January 23, 2012

PIE FEST 2012 - Saturday Feb 18th - downtown Olympia

email us at olybakers@gmail.com for Entry Form and Contest Rules -


  Pie Baking Contest Rules

    
Saturday ~ February 18, 2012

      Contestants must bring two of the same pie for each entry. 
Ø  One pie will be cut for judging with the remaining pieces sold; and the other will be cut or sold whole.  All sales benefit the Thurston County Food Bank and Senior Nutrition Program.

      Please bring pies in disposable 8-, 9-, or 10-inch pie pans pie plates will not be returned.

      Pies must be dropped off at the Olympia Center Multi Service Room between
10 – 11:30 am on Saturday February 18th.  Judging begins at 11:30 am.
Contestants may return at 1:00 pm.  Winners in the three age categories will be announced beginning at 1:15.

      Entry fee (per entry) is $5 or 5 cans of quality food product. 

      Pie fillings MUST NOT contain any dairy products. For example, cream fillings, meringues, custards, cream cheese or pumpkin (if it contains dairy.)  No dairy toppings such as ice cream or cream may be added to the top of the pie. If it needs refrigeration, we cannot accept it. (Vegan is good!) For more information on potentially hazardous foods, please see the Bake Sale Guidelines at www.co.thurston.wa.us/health/ehfood   

      Pie crusts must be homemade. Please don’t submit a pie with a store bought crust.

      This contest is for amateur and novice bakers only.  In other words, if you make your living by baking pies we hope you will consider joining us to eat pie and buy raffle tickets to support the fundraiser.

      For more information:  visit www.olybakers.com or email olybakers@gmail.com or write: Olympia Bakers Guild c/o Paul, Post Office Box 425, Olympia, WA  98507.  Call with questions 360.628.4480.


Pre-registration appreciated! 

Email a completed Entry Form to olybakers@gmail.com
or send it in the mail to OBG c/ Paul at PO Box 425 Olympia WA  98507
(if for some reason you can’t download the form from the website, email and we’ll send it to you in a Word document)

Entry Forms available day of event to – just get to the Olympia Center with your two pies between 10-11:30 am  - Saturday, February 18

Payment of $5 or 5 cans of food collected when you drop off your pies

 Entry Category

___ up to 12 years of age
___ 13 to 18 years of age
___ 19 and over

PIE FEST 2012 - Saturday Feb 18th Olympia Center

check out our new website at www.olybakers.com for Entry Form and Contest Rules

Wednesday, January 18, 2012

2012 Pie Fest - Saturday Feb 18th (not the 25th!)

Rules and Entry Forms can be emailed to you directly - send a request to olybakers@gmail.com and let us know you are interested!


Pie Baking Contest Rules

CORRECTION - Saturday ~ February 18, 2012
Pie Drop Off for Judging 10-11:30 am
Event open to public 1:00 – 3:30 pm
Olympia Center, Olympia Washington


– Contestants must bring two of the same pie for each entry.
➢ One pie will be cut for judging with the remaining pieces sold; and the other will be cut or sold whole. All sales benefit the Thurston County Food Bank and Senior Nutrition Program.

– Please bring pies in disposable 8-, 9-, or 10-inch pie pans – pie plates will not be returned.

– Pies must be dropped off at the Olympia Center Multi Service Room between
10 – 11:30 am on Saturday February 18th. Judging begins at 11:30 am.
Contestants may return at 1:00 pm. Winners in the three age categories will be announced beginning at 1:15.

– Entry fee (per entry) is $5 or 5 cans of quality food product.

– Pie fillings MUST NOT contain any dairy products. For example, cream fillings, meringues, custards, cream cheese or pumpkin (if it contains dairy.) No dairy toppings such as ice cream or cream may be added to the top of the pie. If it needs refrigeration, we cannot accept it. (Vegan is good!) For more information on potentially hazardous foods, please see the Bake Sale Guidelines at www.co.thurston.wa.us/health/ehfood

– Pie crusts must be homemade. Please don’t submit a pie with a store bought crust.

This contest is for amateur and novice bakers only. In other words, if you make your living by baking pies we hope you will consider joining us to eat pie and buy raffle tickets to support the fundraiser.

– For more information: visit www.olybakers.com or email olybakers@gmail.com or write: Olympia Bakers Guild c/o Paul, Post Office Box 425, Olympia, WA 98507. Call with questions 360.628.4480.

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Pre-registration appreciated!

Request an Entry Form be emailed to you - olybakers@gmail.com

Entry Forms available day of event to – just get to the Olympia Center with your two pies between 10-11:30 am - Saturday, February 18

Payment of $5 or 5 cans of food collected when you drop off your pies