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Searching for the Perfect Pie

Hosted by Shady Grove Baptist Church

5th Annual
"Search for the Perfect Pie" &
Pie Eating Contest

At Heritage Park


11:00 am Pie Eating Contest
The first contestant that finishes eating the whole pie before 5 minutes is up will win!


1st Place $25, 2nd Place $15, & 3rd Place $10 & BRAGGING RIGHTS!




Law Enforcement from Alba, Emory, East Tawakoni, Point, Lone Oak, and Rains County Sheriff DP will compete against each department. 

RHS Band ~vs~ RHS Drama


Road and Bridge ~vs~ American Legion #156


Pies for the contest are donated by Don's Restaurant


11:00 am - 1:00 pm Pie Baking Contest: 


9:00-10:00 am Pie delivery

1:00 pm Judging

There are 7 divisions:


Cobblers, Cream, Nut, Fruit, Sugar Free, Fried Pies, Children 12 & under, and Kids 13 to 18. 


Participants will bring 2 pies: one for judging and the other other to auction.


All Proceeds from this event will benefit two different charities: The Rains County Child Welfare Board and Champ Nate. Camp Nate is a camp for the families who have lost a child to cancer or another catastrophic illness. 

Saturday, May 4, 2019
Heritage Park - Hwy 69
9:00-1:00 pm
Donations Accepted


Silent Auction
Pies and other auction items. 

Pie Meggdon

A 50lb pie for all to sample!

Donated by "Sweet Face Bakery"

Beans & Cornbread for donation

Carnival Games for the kids!