Donuts provided by:

Winning Prize Package:

The winner of each session will be rewarded with:

a $150 gift card furnished by Angry Orchard
2 tickets to Pour the Core: Philly on October 21, 2017 furnished by Starfish Junction
a hotel stay for the night after Pour the Core: Philly furnished by Hard Cider News

Contest Rules:

• Contest will take place at 2:00PM EST (during session 1) and 7:00PM EST (during session 2) on April 29, 2017. Contestants should report to the contest area 30 minutes before the contest starts. All contestants will compete in heats during their session
• Contest is limited to 20 contestants, 10 contestants per session; each contestant must compete independently, no teams allowed
• Contestant must be a ticketholder of the event
• Anyone over the age of 21, male or female, is eligible to enter
• Contestants will each be supplied with one apple cider donut on a string, which will hang in the air
• Contestants will be timed. The person to finish their donut in the fastest time wins
• Contestants are not able to use their hands. Contestants that use their hands in any way will be disqualified
• Contestants who register in advance to compete will be given 10 minutes to check-in before their spot is filled by another contestant
• A waiting list will be maintained on-site

Previous Winners:


• Session 1: Eric Shaw, finished in 3 minutes and 18 seconds
• Session 2: Christopher Hoyt, finished in 2 minutes and 22 seconds​


• Session 1: Eric Andrews, finished in 1 minute and 29 seconds
• Session 2: Gidon Coll, finished in 1 minute and 11 seconds


Registration Form:

Please fill out the form below to register for the contest. The first 10 entrants each session will receive spots in the contest. A waiting list will be held thereafter.