Sweetening our Communities


  • Best Homemade Jams, Jelly or Preserve’s Contest – 2015

    Best Homemade Jams, Jelly or Preserve’s Contest – 2015

    August 20, 2015

    On Wednesday, October 21, 2015 during the Squashtoberfest Cooking Contest we will be holding a People’s Choice Contest for Homemade Jams, Jellies or Preserve’s. 1st Prize winner will receive: $100 gift certificate from Zehnders – 20 lbs. of Pioneer® SugarRead More

  • Annual Squashtoberfest – Cooking Contest

    We invite all home cooks, aspiring amateur chefs and TV network “Foodies” to enter our day long, three-event cooking competition we avidly call Squashtoberfest, an annual cooking contest for pumpkin & squash lovers. The contest, sponsored by Pioneer ® Sugar,Read More

  • 2015 Michigan Sugar Queen Parade Schedule

    July 6, 2015

    Michigan Sugar Queen Riley Smith and her court will be appearing in a few parades this summer. Here is a schedule of upcoming events. PARADE LOCATION DATE TIME Nat’l Cherry Royale Parade Traverse City 07/11 11:15A Nat’l Baby Food FestivalRead More