Announcing the winners of the Oley Peach and Ice Cream Festival dessert contest

Submitted photo Mary-Ellen Miller, Leah Haas, Chris Elliott, Antoinette Marotto, Ron Bieber were among the winners of the peach dessert contest.
Photo by Samantha Blanchard

Oley’s Peach and Ice Cream Festival just wouldn’t be the same without the annual peach dessert contest. This year there were 23 entries in the Adult Category and eight entries in the Youth Category.

Following are the winners in each category:

Adult:

1st - Linda Reinert - Snappy Peach Cheesecake

2nd - Mary-Ellen Miller - Leafy Peach Pie

3rd - Sharon Kershner - Fresh Peach Crumbcake with Vanilla Glaze

4th - Chris Elliott - Fresh Peach Cups

5th - Ron Bieber - Peach Crème Tart

Youth:

1st - Ryan Moyer - Peach & Cream Stuffed Cupcakes

2nd - Leah Haas - Streusel Peach Pie

3rd - Benno Weidner - Mini Peach Pies

4th - Kyle Moyer - Upside Down Peach Cake

5th - Antoinette Marotto - Peaches & Cream Pie

Oley’s annual Peach and Ice Cream Festival was held at the Oley Fairgrounds on Saturday, Aug. 9.

A car cruise, horse shoes and an antique show were also among some of the things to check out while awaiting the live music from the Twitty Fever Band.

The event is sponsored by the Oley Fire Company.

Information was provided by organizers of the dessert contest