That’s right, the 2013 Baker’s List is updated and I say let the mouth-watering begin! Take a look HERE at just who’s going to be creating sweet treats for your sampling pleasure at this year’s best-yet Maine Whoopie Pie Festival!!
The organizers of the 2013 Maine Whoopie Pie Festival are excited to announce the 2nd Annual Amazing Whoopie Pie Race will once again be a part of this year’s schedule of festival events.
Teams will compete to raise the most money through online donations AND to be the team to come in first in a timed race to locate hidden Whoopie Pies in a festival-day scavenger hunt. Whoopie pies will be hidden at 5 designated locations within walking distance of the festival site in Dover-Foxcroft.
Teams will be timed at each location by an on-site coordinator as they hunt for the hidden pies. The team that ends the race with the lowest combined time for all 5 locations wins a cash prize of $200! The team that raises the most money through their online fundraising wins the Super Grand Prize of Continue Reading »
On the heels of being voted as winner of the 2013 About.com New England Travel Readers’ Choice Award for Best New England Festival or Event, the Maine Whoopie Pie Festival has announced another feather in their cap. The Festival was selected as one of the top events in the state of Maine by AmericaTheBeautiful.com. AmericaTheBeautiful.com is the United States destination marketing agency and is a destination site for travelers from the United States and abroad planning trips and vacations.
In their announcement, they said of the Maine Whoopie Pie Festival, “Out of the hundreds of events that happen each year across your state – we have selected yours as one of the TOP Events that represent your state very well.” Patrick Myers, Organizer of the Maine Whoopie Pie Festival states that he said a loud “Whoopie” when he got the news. “It’s always exciting to hear that the Festival is appreciated by so many people,” Myers said, “We all know it’s the sweetest day in Maine and are thrilled when others help to spread the good word.”
The Maine Whoopie Pie Festival is on Saturday June 22nd, 2013 and will run from 10:00am to 3:00pm in Downtown Dover-Foxcroft. Festivities begin before the official opening of the festival with the Piscataquis Regional YMCA’s Earn Your Whoopie Pie 3K Fun Run and Kids 1k. This year, along with crafters, vendors, kids games and attractions, and 1000’s of whoopie pies the Festival will feature live music throughout the day. Performers include the Steve Jones Band, String Field Theory, and the Monson Jammers. Admission to the festival is only $5 per person with kids 12 and under free. For more information, go to http://www.mainewhoopiepiefestival.com/.
We’re not much for boasting, but we’re more than happy to let the media do it for us!
Check out this article from this week’s Portland Press Herald. Thank you so much to all you Whoopie Pie Patriots for your votes – we couldn’t have done it without all your support. Check back soon for more amazing news about this year’s festival and everything we have in store for you June 22nd, 2013. It’s just around the corner!
Click HERE for your registration form and get ready to join the FUN at the 2013 Maine Whoopie Pie Festival. Spaces are limited and they will fill up quickly so make sure to get yourself in gear and get us your registration. (I suggest perhaps 1/2 a pumpkin or maple whoopie pie for energy and stamina during this activity.) See You There!! June 22nd, 2013 in Downtown Dover-Foxcroft!
LADIES AND GENTLEMEN, START YOUR MIXERS. Well…I suppose that might be a wee bit premature. How about just snagging the 2013 Baker Registration Form. Fill that out and then prepare to fill some whoopie pies! This year’s festival is going to be an amazing combination of food, fun, and festivities all centered around our favorite sweet treat. Don’t miss out; get registered today!