Love to bake? Roll up your sleeves and bake us your best pie! Enter the 1st Annual Hillsborough Community Center’s Pie Baking Contest!

Saturday, October 16, 2021, Noon to 4:00 p.m. at Hillsboro-Deering Middle School Auditorium, 6 Hillcat Drive, Hillsboro.

Bakers must bake 2 of the same pie (1 entry fee): 1 for judging, and 1 for spectator sampling.


  • Fruit Pie
  • Cream Pie
  • Custard Pie
  • Nut Pie
  • Savory Pie
  • Most Original Pie
  • Teen & Child Entrees
  • Best of Show

Prizes: Blue Ribbons & Bragging Rights ~ Prize Baskets

Entry Fee: $20 per pie. Enter in as many categories as you wish. All proceeds will go toward the purchase of land for the future regional community center.

Entries will be judged by the following criteria on a scale of 1 to 5 (5 being the best):

  • Crust texture & flavor
  • Filling texture & flavor
  • Appearance
  • Taste
  • Best in show


Do you love pie? Come sample the best of Hillsborough at the 1st Annual Hillsborough Community Center Pie Baking Contest Fundraiser!

Bakers are entering their very best masterpieces of every type. For the price of admission, you’ll be able to sample and vote on your favorite pies. There will also be a free kids pie eating contest, pies for sale, swag, and much more!

Admission gets you sample cups and a voting ballot:

  • Adults $10
  • Children under 12 – free

*Not a school-sponsored event.