Saturday, 23 June 2018 16:48

Thousands celebrate Maine whoopie pies at annual festival Featured

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DOVER-FOXCROFT - Thousands flooded Piscataquis County to celebrate one of Maine's favorite treats Saturday.

The 9th annual Maine Whoopie Pie Festival took over downtown Dover-Foxcroft.

Attendees were able to choose from more than a dozen restaurants and bakeries from across the state that were offering everything from traditional whoopie pies to unique and even Maine-inspired flavors.

There were even some that were larger than life!

Streets were filled with hungry patrons eager to get their sugar fix.

The festival featured whoopie pie eating contests and food vendors selling much more than just the sweet cakes.

Kayla Fish

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Kayla joined the ABC 7 & FOX 22 news team in May of 2017. She got into journalism because she loves talking with people, and she's incredibly grateful to share the stories of Mainers throughout the region.

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