• By Walkertown Branch
  • Posted Wednesday, October 9, 2019

Enter the Annual Baking Contest at the Walkertown Fall Festival!

Walkertown Branch Library in partnership with the Town of Walkertown and the Walkertown Area Historical Society is excited to announce the Ninth Annual Baking Contest at the Walkertown Fall Festival. The Fall Festival will be held at the Walnut Pavilion between Sullivantown Road and Harley Drive on Friday, October 18th from 5:00 to 9:00 PM and Saturday, October 19th from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm.

There will be both an adult and children’s baking contest in five categories: pound cake, layered cake, cookies, bread, and pies. For adults, there will be three winning entries in each of the five categories. The first prize is $30, the second prize is $20, and the third prize is $10. For children, there will be a total of three winning entries in the five categories combined. The first prize for children is $15, the second prize is $10, and the third prize is $5.

Entries must be delivered to the Blue Roof House behind the Walkertown Post Office on Friday, October 18th between 10:00 AM and noon. Only the first twenty entries in each category will be accepted, so arrive early! Accepted entries will receive a confirmation phone call.

Judging will be done by members of the Walkertown Area Historical Society the same day (Friday, October 18) between 1:00 and 3:00 PM. All winning entries will be displayed at the Fall Festival in the Blue Roof House on Friday, October 18th from 5:00 to 8:00 PM and on Saturday, October 19th from 1:00 to 4:00 PM.

Baking Contest applications may be picked up at Walkertown Branch Library or downloaded on the Town of Walkertown webpage.

The Friends of the Walkertown Library's booth will be open for Children's activities and Book Sale from 12 to 4 pm on Saturday, October 13th at the Festival. Stop by!

Please visit 2018 Walkertown Fall Festival webpage for more information about the event. Everyone invited!