Malibu United Methodist Church’s annual Malibu Pie Festival is a community event that draws people from Malibu and visitors from all over the greater Los Angeles area.
This fall festival includes pie eating contests, play yard activities, martial arts demonstrations from The Pit Malibu Martial Arts and Fitness, and a lineup of live musical guests
Pie categories included mixed berry, apple, meringue, savory, seasonal, cheesecake, gluten-free and more.
Caffe Luxxe had a coffee cart to go with one of the many delectable slices of pie one might choose to fuel festivalgoers. Malibu community members have shared the tradition of baking pies with family and children for the Malibu United Methodist Church annual Malibu Pie Festival generation after generation.
2017 Pie Entry Winners
AGE 6 & UNDER: “Chocolate Peanut Butter Explosion”—Phoenix Michaels-Rhodes
AGE 7-10: “2 Friends Secret Apple Pie”—Nell Brickman / Molly Regan
AGE 11-14: “Banana Cream Daydream”—Ava Bradley
AGE 15-18: “Piña Colada Pie”—Rachel De Angelis
SAVORY: “Asparagus Cruyere Tart”—Lynda Pingatore
CHEESECAKE: “Lemon Dream”—Susan Kelly
FRUIT: “Bright Berry”—Lana Urman
CHOCOLATE: “Chocolate Toffee”—Beth Milliken
MERINGUE/CREME: “Key Lime Pie”—Ilene Mickens; “Lemon Cream”—Beth Milliken
SEASONAL: “Vanilla Praline Pumpkin”—Nicole Ashley
APPLE: “French Apple Tart”—Lynda Pingatore
COBBLER: “Blueberry”—Susan Kelly