Baking Contest


  • Entry must be made from scratch
  • Decoration must be edible
  • Will not accept an entry that requires refrigeration
  • Disposable plate/pan preferred. If you decide to use your own plate/pan, then please write your name and number on the bottom and pick it up at the Community House from Mon-Fri, 9 am to 1 pm
  • Entry must be received from 9:30 am to 11:30 am on the morning of Metchosin Day at the Municipal Council Chamber. Drop off at the district office is available till 10:00 am. After 10, contestants must park in the field off Rocky Point Road and walk to th district office.
  • Judging begins at noon
  • Viewing of the cakes and pies to follow judging at 1 pm
  • Prizes will be awarded at 1 pm, immediately after the judging. Please try to be present at this time to receive your prize and be photographed for the MUSE.
  • Take home best of show cake or pie. Best cake and pie of the show will be raffled off. Purchase $2 tickets anytime during the day. Draw held at 3 pm.
  • Junior and youth entries should be picked up beginning at 3 pm.
  • All other cakes and pies will be sold to the public throughout the afternoon. Pies are $15, cakes are $20 and bread is $10. All proceeds benefit the Metchosin Community House.


1st, 2nd and 3rd place ribbons will be awarded for best pies and cakes. Rosettes will be awarded for best and runner-up best in show and prettiest pie/cake in show. Youth and junior bakers will be judged separately.


Cake categories:


General (i.e. butter, egg or nut cakes)

Junior (ages 6-11)

Youth (ages 12-16)

Pie categories:



General (i.e. fruit or nut pies)

Junior (ages 6-11)

Youth (ages 12-16)

*NEW* Bread categories:


Junior (ages 6-11)

Youth (ages 12-16)