Pie Social & Contests


The Pie Social is sure to be a delicious and entertaining afternoon event with local bakers – both amateurs and professionals – supplying a wide array of pies.  Be assured this event is not only for those with a sweet tooth, the pies will cover all categories including fruit, creamy, savory and nut, so shoppers can come to shop, eat lunch and get dessert!

We need lots and lots of pies! Please complete this form and give to your teacher or PTA office.


Bakers are invited to bring pies to be judged by parents and a panel of celebrity judges.

This year’s judges include:

  • Melissa Clark, Author of “Dinner In An Instant” and Bestselling New York Times Columnist.
  • Gail Simmons, Author of “Bringing It Home: Favorite Recipes from a Life of Adventurous Eating” and Bravo Top Chef judge
  • Harold Dieterle, Chef and winner of Bravo’s Top Chef (Season One)
  • Michelle Mannix, Founder of Cook Space Brooklyn
  • Gia Giasullo, co-founder of Brooklyn Farmacy & Soda Fountain
  • Claire Turner, founder of Pie Babe
  • PS 29 Principal Dr. Rebecca Fagin

The winner will receive a a gift and bragging rights for the year!  Winner will be announced at 1:30 pm.


Calling all STUDENTS!  Bake a pie with minimal adult help and enter it into the Kids’ Pie Contest for Eat Pie and Shop!  PRIZES for 1st, 2nd & third 3rd place! Kids winners will be announced between 2:30 and 3 p.m.

  • Students can apply to be a judge by committing to make a pie and explaining why they want to be a judge on the kid’s contest form.
  • To enter pie in contest, morning of event, drop off pies at PS 29 between 9 and 10:45 a.m.

Email eatpieandshopkidscontest@gmail.com with any questions.