FESTIVAL DATE: Saturday, September 7th, 2019!


The Most Delicious Day in Lancaster County! The annual Whoopie Pie Festival features more than 100 different Whoopie Pie flavors and is held at the Hershey Farm Restaurant & Inn, located in the heart of the Pennsylvania Dutch Country.

Who can resist rich, creamy icing spread between two soft, delicious cakes? They’ve been a favorite Lancaster County confection for years. And now the Whoopie Pie isn’t just for eating!

Whoopie Pie Festival



2019 Whoopie Pie Festival




Saturday, September 7th, 2019
Time: 10:00am – 4:00pm

Rain Date: Sunday, September 8th, 2019


Whoopie Pie Festival VIP Pass

For $25 you can get:

  • Early Admission
  • Instant Access
  • Free Insulated Whoopie Pie Festival Tote Bag
  • Free Voucher to Participate in the Create Your Own Whoopie Pie Event
  • Voucher for Two Free Sets of the Whoopie Pie Launch Game
    ***VIP Pass Holders are eligible to bring ONE guest (plus any children ages 11 and under) inside the Whoopie Pie Retail Tent***

To purchase your Whoopie Pie Festival VIP Pass,
please call (717)687-8635 x.730 or email receiving@hersheyfarm.com.

Credit Card is the only form of payment accepted. There will be no refunds or exchanges allowed.
Deadline to purchase your VIP Pass prior to Whoopie Pie Festival Day is Monday, September 2nd. VIP Passes will be available to purchase on the day of the festival at the Information Tent, CASH AND CREDIT CARDS ACCEPTED.
Early Admission and Instant Access is for the Whoopie Pie Retail Tent Only. Your VIP Pass will not grant you early admission and instant access to any of the shuttle buses, events, games, or food and drink lines.

Please arrive at the Information Tent on the day of the festival at 9:30am to pick up your VIP Pass Package. MUST SHOW VALID I.D.

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The Whoopie Pie Festival is in the news

Click the link to see a great Festival article from September’s Food Network magazine!

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Whoopie Pie Treasure Hunt

11:00 am • Whoopie Pie Treasure Hunt
Kids of all ages can scour the grounds of Hershey Farm to find hundreds of hidden Whoopie Pies wrapped in brightly colored foil. Hunts start every 15 minutes.

12:00 pm • Whoopie Pie Race
On your mark, get set, GO! The crowd will be whooping and cheering for this memorable event. All participants should be ready to grab a pie and run.

12:00 – 3:00 pm • Whoopie Pie Long Launch
Put your accuracy skills to the test and aim your Whoopie Pie at the target. Closest hit takes the prize.

1:00 – 3:00 pm • Whoopie Pie Checkers
You’ve never played checkers like this. With Whoopie Pies as checkers expect to eat every captured piece. Never again will it be this delicious to play! Continued play through Tournament Rounds.

2:00 pm • Whoopie Yell Off
Whooooooooooopie! Give a shout out to all the delicious whoopie pies out there! You must have a big mouth to enter this competition.

2:30 pm • Amateur Whoopie Pie Eating Contest
Sure, you’ve said you could eat a dozen whoopie pies in one sitting, but could you really? Time will tell. As the clock counts down the minutes, the person to eat the most whoopie pies wins!

4:00 pm • Largest Whoopie Pie Ever Made
Witness it for yourself! Watch as we attempt to set a Guinness Book World Record for the largest whoopie pie ever made. See it assembled, cut, and served!

Create the Most Creative Whoopie Pie
Let your imagination out to play. You will have 5 minutes to transform a Whoopie pie into something spectacular. Whoopie Pies and decorations will be supplied. ($2.00). Prizes will be awarded at 4:00pm.

Local Crafters and Artisan’s
This year, don’t forget to visit the Crafters Tent with local crafters and artisans displaying handmade items available for purchase.

Other events throughout the day include:
Whoopie pie making for kids • pony rides • face painting • train races • prizes • and more!

Hershey Farm Restaurant is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Click here to visit www.HersheyFarm.com for more details.


The Whoopie Pie Festival encourages crafters, artisans, non-commercial product vendors, and Festival activity vendors to complete and submit this form with the $65 booth fee for participation consideration

Hershey Farm Restaurant & Inn

Route 896, PO Box 159
Strasburg, PA 17579
Toll-Free (800) 827-8635
Local (717) 687-8635

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