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KCRW’s 9th Annual Good Food Pie Contest


May 6 @ 12:00 pm

Royce Quad at UCLA
340 Royce Dr
Los Angeles , CA 90095 United States

Register NOW to take advantage of our EARLY BIRD rate of $10/pie.  After March 21st, the price will go up!!! 

KCRW is partnering once again with the Fowler Museum for our
9th Annual Good Food Pie Contest!
Sunday, May 6th at UCLA’s Royce Quad.

Home cooks and professionals alike will compete side-by-side to garner the attention of the Good Food pie judges – a collection of LA’s finest chefs and food writers.

Enter a pie, cheer on the competitors, visit the Fowler exhibitions or just come by and enjoy a slice or two. Good Food host Evan Kleiman will preside over the afternoon pie festivities which will include music by KCRW DJ Anne Litt, pie tasting, food trucks, kids’ activities, an artisan marketplace and more.

Prizes will be handed out to the winners of this year’s nine categories. Plus special gifts for Best in Show, Best Crust and … a new category for 2018, The Eye Candy Award for the best looking pie!

2018 Pie Categories:
Fruit (excluding apple)
Cooked Custard
Oaxacan (inspired by the tastes and designs of the Oaxacan culture and by photographs of Oaxacan ball games on view at the Fowler Museum)
Kids (10 and under)

Have questions? Visit our FAQ page or email events@kcrw.org.

This delicious event will be held at UCLA’s Royce Quad (in front of Royce Hall).
Bakers’ check-in will be behind the Fowler Museum.  A detailed email will be sent to all bakers the week of the event.


Easy, self-service, Pay-by-Plate parking is available in Lot 4. Enter UCLA campus LOT 4 from Sunset Blvd. at Westwood Plaza and turn left into the Pay-by-Plate area of the lot.  Automated pay stations in Pay-by-Plate accent $1 and $5 bills and credit cards.  The parking fee is a maximum of $12 for the whole day.

Public Transportation
The Fowler is a lovely walk from the UCLA Transit Center at Hilgard and Strathmore Avenues, where several public bus lines stop.  Use this interactive map to find the best connection to public transportation for you.

Ride sharing drop offs (Uber, Lyft) 
Ask your driver to drop you off at 305 Royce Drive, Los Angeles, 9009


Royce Quad at UCLA
340 Royce Dr
Los Angeles , CA 90095 United States
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