Apple Pie Eating Contest

WHEN: Thursday September 12, 2019 ~ 5:30 PM

WHERE: Appletime Stage
EVENT CHAIR: Jeremy Williams

Click Here to Download the 2019 Apple Pie Eating Contest Registration Form

The challenge has been extended...will you accept?? We're looking for the best of the best in Apple Pie Eating!

Bring 4 of your friends, family members, teammates, co-workers or hungry strangers and sign up for this perennial Apple Festival favorite!

Always entertaining and fun for the whole family. You'll even get the chance to see our Queen Contestants compete!


  1. Contest will be held Thursday September 13, 2018, 5:30 pm, at the Appletime Stage and will run concurrent with the Apple Pie & Apple Butter Auction
  2. Each team must consist of five (5) individuals. Teams will be divided into divisions
  3. Entry fee is $3.00 per individual participant.
  4. Pies are to be eaten without the use of hands.
  5. Pie edged out of pan shall be put back into pan by judge wearing food service gloves. (Gloves will be changed after each contestant.)
  6. The person finishing eating his or her pie in the shortest amount of time determines the winning team.
  7. The decision of the judges is final.
  8. Numbers of entries are limited

All entries must be received no later than 
4:00 pm, Monday September 9, 2019
at the Murphysboro Apple Festival Offices
110 South 14th Street
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No late entries will be accepted!

2018 Results

  • K-8th Division
    Team: Jackson County 4H
    Members: Gitanjali Kohli, James Akins, Parker Hindrichs, Madison Stanton, Tillie Ayres

  • Middle School Division
    Team: MMS JV Cheer
    Members: Alana Pyatt, Aubrie Hoffman, Lexie Blevens, Keyona Humphrey, Mylee Herring

  • Murphysboro Fire Dept vs Murphysboro-Pomona-Somerset Fire Dept Grudge Match
    Team: Murphysboro Fire Department
    Members: Chris Morber, Lance Liggett, Adam Tarrants, Charlie Nance, Jonathan Travelstead

  • Adult Division
    Team: Carruthers Apple Annihilators
    Members: Matthew Todd, April Bartnick, November Davison, Gloria Estrada, Christine Chambers

Phone: 618.684.3200
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