You may remember the original, spontaneous Pie Down from earlier this year. Now, the Pie Down has grown to become bigger, badder and better – proceeds benefiting PACEM.
Before you go to the Crozet Music Festival, stop by the Pie Fest!
C’VILLE PIE FEST AT THE CROZET MUDHOUSE
Celebration of pie and community will benefit PACEM
WHAT: The first-ever C’ville Pie Fest, a celebration of pie and community, will present a multiple-baker pie competition, musical entertainment from The Honey Dewdrops and a silent pie auction to benefit PACEM, the area’s winter homeless shelter.
WHO: Judges for the pie competition include Charlottesville notables:
§ Coy Barefoot, director of communications for the Sorenson Institute; bestselling author and host and producer of WINA’s “Charlottesville Right Now.”
§ Mollie Cox Bryan, essayist, columnist, freelance writer, and bestselling author of Mrs Rowe’s Little Book of Southern Pies.
§ Amy Eastlack, managing editor of SuzySaidCharlottesville.
§ Brian Geiger, The Food Geek, food science writer for Fine Cooking Magazine, and the current “Best Pie Maker” in Charlottesville.
§ Barbara Hutchinson, executive director of Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport.
§ Elizabeth McCullough, member of the Board of Directors at Writerhouse.
§ Delegate David Toscano, delegate for the 57th District in the Virginia House of Delegates.
§ Brian Wheeler, director of Charlottesville Tomorrow and chairman of the Albemarle County School Board.
This event is free and open to the public.
WHEN: Saturday, October 3, 2009
12 noon – 2pm
5793 The Square
Crozet, VA 22932