mcps pie eatingPHOTO: Have a deliciously messy time by entering the pie-eating contest at the Monmouth County Park System’s Harvest Home Festival.

HOLMDEL —  The Monmouth County Park System will host its Harvest Home Festival from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. on Sunday, September 30 at Historic Longstreet Farm, Holmdel.  Reminiscent of an old-fashioned fair from the 1890s, this event features wagon rides, games, corn-husking competitions, pie-eating contests, live entertainment, and craft demonstrations.  Visitors are invited to enter its Home & Garden Competition. Categories include needlework, vegetables, baked goods and canning. Applications for the competition are available online at www.MonmouthCountyParks.com or by calling 732-946-3758.

 

To learn more about Harvest Home Festival and other Park System activities, please visit www.MonmouthCountyParks.com or call the Park System at 732-842-4000, ext. 4312. For persons with hearing impairment, the TTY/TDD number is 711. The Monmouth County Park System, created in 1960 by the Monmouth County Board of Chosen Freeholders, is Monmouth County’s Open Space, Parks and Recreation Agency.