Do you think you have the best Cherry Pie in the Okanagan? Then it’s time to show off your skills. On July 21st at our Main Market is Cherry Festival where the Prizes for the best Pies are handed out. On July 22nd at our St. Paul Market we will have more prizes for to hand out to. Below is the info to enter into the Pie Contest. Forms can be piked up at the Info Booth at both Markets
Contest at the Kelowna Farmers Market
So, you think you make the best tasting Cherry Pie? Or maybe your Mom, Sister, or Dad does… Here is your chance to show off your/their skills…
Be part of the Kelowna Farmers Market Cherry Festival Pie Contest, Saturday July 21st at our Main Market or Sunday July 22nd at our Satellite Market on St Paul
Pies will be judged by our Celebrity Panel and of course Farmer Bob.
Entries are limited to only 15 – 20 participants, so get your entry in early
1st Place Winner will receive a Blue Ribbon, 100.00 dollars in Market Bucks, Market Bag and Fresh Local Cherries from our Market.
2nd Place Winner will receive a Red Ribbon, 50.00 dollars in Market Bucks, Market Bag and Fresh Local Cherries from our Market.
3rd Place Winner will receive a Yellow Ribbon, 20.00 dollars in Market Bucks, Market Bag and Fresh Local Cherries from our Market.
All other Participants will receive a Participant Ribbon, Market Bag and a Bag od Local Cherries
- No store-bought pastry or fillings. Pies must only be using local Okanagan Cherries, stating which type of cherries were used
- Your recipe may be your own creation or a favorite of your family
- Give your recipe a name – be creative
- Include 2 labels with your name and phone number
- Include list of ingredients for judging purposes only
- Use an Aluminum 9” Pie Plate
- Let us know if you would like us to publish your recipe on our Website.
Pies will be judged based on the following:
50% Flavor – 25% Appearance – 25% Texture
Please pre-register by filling out this form. Return it to the info booth or email it to firstname.lastname@example.org. All entries must be submitted by July 20th 2018.
Pies are to be dropped off at the Kelowna Farmers Main Market on Dilworth & Springfield between 9am – 10am Saturday July 21st. Judging will commence at 10:30 , with winners announced at 11:30am
For the Satellite Market on St Paul, Pies are to be dropped off between 9:30 – 10:30. Judging will take place between 11:00 – 12:00 pm on the 22nd. Winners will be announced after the judging and Ribbons and Prizes will be awarded then.
Winners agree to have their Photo taken to be used only on The Kelowna Farmers Market Social Media.
Any questions or concerns please contact Frances Callaghan, Market Coordinator at 778-215-4498.