Calgary Food Bank

Calgary Food Bank

October 02, 2013 11:09 ET

Calgary Farmers Market Pie Bake-off

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - Oct. 2, 2013) -

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Fall is officially here and thoughts of Thanksgiving dinner are starting to tempt your taste buds. Soon it will be time for turkey, sweet potatoes, stuffing and delicious pies to fill you to the brim. To help you select the pie you will serve up this year, stop by the Calgary Farmers' Market for their first Thanksgiving Pie Bake Off, and choose a favourite pie in support of the Calgary Food Bank. There will be classics like pumpkin and apple but you can also shake things up this year, with a saskatoon, limelight, maple pumpkin or rhubarb pie.

"Thanksgiving is the biggest food focused holiday of the year. We wanted to help out and raise money to support those who depend on the Calgary Food Bank so everyone can give thanks this year." Amanda Langbroek, Director of Marketing at the Calgary Farmers' Market

For a suggested $5 donation, you can sample the 6 delicious pies, satisfy your taste buds and help ensure all Calgarians have food on their plates this Thanksgiving.

Who: Enjoy pies from Innisfail Growers, Simple Simon Pies, The Saskatoon Farm, A Taste of Quebec, Sandwiched and Yum Bakery.
Where: Calgary Farmers' Market (510 77 Ave SE)
When: Friday, October 11 (11 am-2pm)
Saturday, October 12 (11 am-2 pm)

100% of the donations for the Calgary Farmers' Market Pie Bake Off will go to the Calgary Food Bank. For more information on the Calgary Farmers' Market event or the Calgary Food Bank, visit www.calgaryfoodbank.com or www.calgaryfarmersmarket.ca.

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