The Great American Pie Festival runs April 26 and 27 in Celebration, Florida, bringing a wide array of treats to the little town in the shadow of Walt Disney World. If you've ever wondered what this event is all about, the photos below should help you imagine it. Yes, there's lots of pie involved, but that's only the tip of the iceberg. The Great American Pie Festival is fun for the whole family, with food, entertainment, crafts, activities, and more. It's the perfect way to spend a weekend afternoon.
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The Great American Pie Festival takes place yearly in the quaint town of Celebration, Florida. It's right off I-4 and the 417 toll road at 192, so it's very easy to find the festivities.
Never-Ending Pie Buffet
The Never-Ending Pie Buffet is one of the highlights of the Great American Pie Festival. It's all you can eat pie of just about any variety you can name, from cream pies to fruit pies and nuts and more.
Whatever you do, don't try to crash the Never-Ending Pie Buffet! Buy your admission ticket or you open yourself up to the wrath of the Pie Police, who are on hand to keep things orderly.
It's not unusual to find corporate mascots and other characters hanging around at the Great American Pie Festival. Keep an eye out, and make sure that your camera is always ready.
Pie isn't the only food you'll find at the Great American Pie Festival. If you need something to offset your sweet tooth, look for the food trucks with a wide array of tasty lunch items.
Pie Eating Contest
A pie festival isn't a pie festival without a pie eating contest. Check the schedule of events when you arrive so you can be sure to see all the messy mayhem.
Kids love the Great American Pie Festival, both for the sweets and for the other fun activities, like crafts, pie-making, and bounce houses.