Oct 26 | Final Round of The Ward 8 World’s Greatest Sweet Potato Pie Contest


Oct 26, 2019 @ 10:00am
Busboys and Poets
2004 Martin Luther King Jr Ave

Join Busboys and Poets Anacostia for our FINAL ROUND of The Ward 8 World's Greatest Sweet Potato Pie Contest.

The Ward 8 World's Greatest Sweet Potato Pie Contest at Busboys and Poets Anacostia encourages Ward 8 residents to share their amazing baking skills and tasty treats with the community and Busboys and Poets tribe.  Saturday is the Sweet Potato Pie Final Round. We will have 5 Contestants that have moved to the final round. The participants share their stories, the Judges deliberate and the grand prize winner will receive a $1000 cash prize and have their recipe featured on our menu! Full Restaurant event with Live Music.


Councilmember Trayon White Sr., Ward 8

Michon Boston, Makes Me Wanna Shout Baking Challenge

Rev. Willie Wilson, Union Temple Baptist Church

Tim Carman, The Washington Post

Kristina Noell, Anacostia BID

Andy Shallal, Busboys and Poets

Jaren Hill Lockridge, Southside Sweet Potato Pie Contest

Full service and Brunch menu will be available