June 17, 2017
Saturday, June 17, 2017
Hilton Garden Inn, 410 South 3rd Street, Manhattan, Kansas
7:30 am Enrich Your Life 5K & 1 Mile fun run, sponsored by the Wheat Foods Council and Manhattan Running Company. A portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Flint Hills Breadbasket.
8:15 am 1 Mile fun run begins
8:30 am Festival opens to the public.
Commercial and sponsors’ exhibits are in place.
Baking competition begins. Contestants will prepare their winning bread recipes.
Admission to the event is free with donation of a canned or nonperishable food item. Donations will be given to the Flint Hills Breadbasket.
Demonstrations (free and open to the public)
8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
On the Main Stage
11:30 am "Bake for Good: Get Rolling with King Arthur Flour!" Paula Gray, Manager, Bake for Good Kids Program.
12:30 pm "Artisan Pizza and Flatbread in Five Minutes a Day: Pizza and flatbreads, the fastest breads in the world." Jeff Hertzberg will demonstrate the versatility of the flatbread: the world’s oldest bread, probably first baked on hot rocks in biblical times. From the refrigerator to the table in under 20 minutes, you can have pizza, pita, fougasse, crackers and more.
In the BBQ Tent
9:00 am Backyard Kitchen demonstration
11:00 am Band: Past Blasters
12:00 pm Rod Gray, Pellet Envy
1:00 pm Band: Past Blasters
2:00 pm Rod Gray, Pellet Envy
Wheat weaving demonstrations
Oklahoma Wheat Commission Bake Truck
Mr. and Mrs. Slice will be visiting with people to keep energy high!
Kids area with hands-on "Measure and Mix" station: learn to measure ingredients and make a pancake mix to take home
The Backyard Kitchen Grill Demonstrations
3:00 pm Judging